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Scrum Master / Project Manager

Town: | County: Shropshire | Country: United Kingdom

Description: Scrum Master / Project Manager
c.£40k – £70k + bonus + good bens (Multiple positions available at various levels)
Location – Telford (Remote for now, will return to a split office / home based role post covid).
We are seeking a number of talented Scrum Masters / Project Managers. Our client offers excellence in career growth, professional development and a coveted personalised benefits package.
You will work with delivery teams and the organisation to ensure that Agile techniques are adhered to, acting as a mentor and coach on latest practices to ensure that that everyone maximises the benefits that the Agile development methodology provides. In addition to traditional Scrum Masters, our client will consider Project Managers with Scum certification.
Key skills / experience
*Passionate about helping individuals, teams and the organisation grow.
*Values open communication and the role of true leadership.
*Has excellent problem-solving and conflict-resolution abilities.
*Has a desire to action change and empower individuals within a team setting.
*Understand the value in building diverse and inclusive teams that are self-managed.
*Truly understand the Agile Manifesto including the Agile Values and Principles.
*Has an excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement).
*Can facilitate discussions that produce meaningful outputs and bring value to the teams.
*Has a familiarity with a multitude of software development techniques and approaches.

Key Responsibilities
*Ensure Agile techniques are adhered to by the Scrum team and organisation, acting as a mentor and coach on best practices to ensure that everyone maximises the benefits that the Agile development methodology provides.
*Enable teams to create and run outstanding large-scale services using the appropriate agile framework; learning and iterating frequently, and capturing metrics.
*Remove impediments/blockers to the Scrum team in order for continuous smooth development.
*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.
*Facilitate the sprint planning process for each sprint, helping Scrum team members to prioritise and self-manage around the work that needs to be completed against their capabilities and capacity.
*Facilitate standard sprint ceremonies for the team such as Sprint Planning, Daily Scrums, 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 support the continuing evolution and application of our delivery strategies, notably Agile Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We will always email you a full role specification, name our client and wait for your email authorisation before we send your CV to this organisation. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. (phone number removed))

Salary Type:


Permanent | Full Time


Category: IT

Rogerio da Silva

Rogerio da Silva is a Brazilian who lives in the UK for a little over two decades. He is the owner of a test consulting and outsources services for software development. He likes to blog, write and create content that teaches others how to live a better life. Rogerio has two princesses and one powerful wife that help him with his work. He loves reading biographies of successful authors and dream builders because they inspire him to keep creating!

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