Scrum Master

Recruiter
New Look
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Scrum Master Location: London Salary: Highly Competitive More about the role: You will work within the New Look Digital & Technology team to helpdeliver a wide range of software solutions to create value, driveefficiency and increase performance for the business. You will be a keypart of New Look Digital & Technology strategy to build high qualitysoftware products whenever value can be added. Your role will involve being a true servant leader implementing bestpractice scrum across one or more cross functional agile developmentteams. You will focus on delivering product value as well as doing yourbit to drive New Look Engineering strategy forward to both ensuredelivery against New Look vision and Digital & Technologys objectives. What will you be doing: Be a true servant leader Coach the Development Team in self-organization and cross-functionality Support the day to day activities of an agile team Keep the team honest with respect to Scrum Facilitate Scrum events as requested or needed and provide feedbackto the team Work to remove blockers so that the team can operate efficiently Teach and help the team apply different techniques for resolving impediments Help the Scrum Team understand the need for clear and concise ProductBacklog items Understand product planning in an empirical environment Guide the Product Owner to sustain the Product Backlog and maximise value Contribute to the resolution of wider organisational impediments thatimpact the team Teach the teams how to monitor progress within and across sprintsusing effective metrics Work with Agile Coaches helping to drive cultural change and increasethe effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organisation Understand and teach teams the value of visual management and bigvisual boards How will you succeed? Show your good organisational and communication skills with strongattention to detail Demonstrate your experience across Agile approaches and behaviours Implement both flow- and iteration- based approaches at the right times Show your passion for working with colleagues and getting the bestout of them Be diplomatic while in negotiations & troubleshooting Maintain a high standard of attention to detail with clarity of communication Always stay calm under pressure while giving clear direction in ourfast moving environment Successfully play the Team Facilitator/Scrum Master role applyingScrum principles, practices, and theory Show your good skills and knowledge of servant leadership,facilitation, continuous improvement, empowerment, self-organisation andways to increase transparency through improvements in delivery Become well known for your extensive knowledge of numerous welldocumented patterns and techniques for completing the Scrum framework Previous knowledge and experience: Have experience across Agile approaches and behaviours Understand both flow- and iteration- based approaches and when theyshould be used Have a first level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I) and anyother relevant agile qualifications and training Have experience playing the Team Facilitator/Scrum Master role withinan agile environment applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory Have good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation,continuous improvement, empowerment, self-organisation and ways toincrease transparency Be knowledgeable of numerous well documented patterns and techniquesfor completing the Scrum framework Skills: Be a pro-active, self-motivated, confident person with goodorganisational and communication skills with strong attention to detail Demonstrate your experience across Agile approaches and behaviours Know when to use and how to implement both flow- and iteration- based approaches Show your passion for working with colleagues and getting the bestout of them Be diplomatic while in negotiations & troubleshooting Maintain a high standard of attention to detail with clarity of communication Stay calm under pressure while giving clear direction in our fastmoving environment Play the Team Facilitator/Scrum Master role applying Scrumprinciples, practices, and theory Show your good skills and knowledge of servant leadership,facilitation, continuous improvement, empowerment, self-organisation andways to increase transparency Demonstrate your extensive knowledge of numerous well documentedpatterns and techniques for completing the Scrum framework Resources available: You will also have other experts such as the pool of Lead AgileCoaches, Heads of Technology and Product experts to support you You will have an influence on how our engineering tools budget isspent (500K+) You will have access to training budgets What decisions I can make Make decisions on team development and improvement How KPIs and metrics should be set, recorded and reported Process improvements You get: As well as the opportunity for great career progression, there iseverything from bonus schemes to season ticket loans that will make lifea little bit easier for you - including a huge staff discount of 40%,holiday days and access to our New Look Rewards which include someamazing discounts across a number of different businesses. 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