Scrum Master

Jumar Solutions Ltd
West Sussex
£450 p day
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Scrum Master required for a intial 6 months contract, You will ensure Agile techniques are adhered to by the Scrum team, acting as a mentor and coach on best practices to ensure that the team maximises the benefits that the Agile development methodology provides. Responsibilities - Work with the Service/Product Manager to define the roadmap for your service, and work with the Scrum team and other areas of the business to translate this into actionable user stories and sprint-by-sprint plans. - Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process for each sprint, helping Scrum team members to prioritise and self-organise around the work that needs to be completed against their capabilities and capacities - Facilitate the regular team agile meetings such as Sprint Planning, Daily Stand Ups, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospectives. Mentoring and coaching members to ensure all are focused on a common goal and working with an Agile mind-set - Actively participate in the Agile Delivery Manager / Scrum Master Community, sharing and re-applying skills and knowledge and introducing best practice. Essential - Proven experience using agile project management methods. - Proven experience balancing multiple priorities on large-scale, high-visibility projects and employing techniques to deal with ambiguity. - Proven ability to challenge and remove any unnecessary barriers to service delivery. - Demonstrable experience in coaching and mentoring multi-disciplinary teams in Agile best practice techniques. - Strong negotiation skills and the proven ability to influence external partners, stakeholders and customers to secure mutually beneficial outcomes. If you are interested please contact Natasha Heer
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