Scrum Master

Vantage Consulting Ltd
m15 6jj
£35000 - £45000/annum Uncapped commission, unlimited holid
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Scrum Master - Manchester - £35k-£45k - JIRA/Confluence, Agile,
An exciting opportunity to join a small, growing and award winning team for a Mixed-Reality organization that specializes in visualization of home décor and furnishings. Major clients include John Lewis who are part of my clients pioneering new techniques to revolutionize the retail world through computer vision and machine learning.
I am looking for a Scrum Master with commercial experience and outstanding knowledge of Agile delivery to help build their growing business teams. This role has come about through growth with continued growth predicted for the future. Currently the team are working towards transitioning to a full-fledged commercial web application from a web prototype, the successful candidate drive perfection throughout their products.
The job will involve working closely with the development team to take on Scrum Master responsibilities within a growing and dynamic environment. The client are currently forming and transitioning into high-performing Scrum units and they are looking for the support to allow the teams to flourish. The successful candidate will drive this change and nurture junior and senior colleagues.

Essential Requirements

- Outstanding and proven Agile delivery experience
- Experience working as a Scrum Master with development teams, product managers and designers to increase efficiency of approach and output
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong experience in coaching and developing teams in the adoption of Agile best practices
- Strong commercial experience of the Scrum framework
- Experience managing accounts
- Proven background of exceeding stakeholder expectations
- Hands-on experience explaining requirements in developer friendly language
- Strong understanding and experience of web based software development
- Proven experience in recognizing and resolving conflicting requirements

Desirable Qualities

- Scrum Master certification
- Experience implanting or working in a SAFe environment
- Strong technical background
- Knowledge and experience with other Agile frameworks
- Experience using JIRA/Confluence to manage processes, workflows and issues

This position offers a very competitive salary, uncapped bonus and benefits package as well as a fantastic training programme for on-going training and achievement based career prospects. The role is in central Manchester and is commutable from Oldham, Stockport, Altricham.

We are in the process of interviewing for this role, if you are interested in this position please do not hesitate to contact or forward your CV to (Email Removed) or call James Denning on (Apply online only)