This Job Vacancy has Expired!

Scrum Master

Posted on Mar 10, 2020 by Gaia Newton Associates

Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom
IT
1 Apr 2020
£35k - £40k Annual
Full-Time

To meet our ambitious plans over the coming years, we are now looking to recruit a new Scrum Master to work as part of our team responsible for delivering client projects on time and on budget.

Key functional responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand-ups
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Manage the relationship with our clients and other stakeholders
  • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint
  • Create and maintain a detailed project plan and ongoing progress reporting
  • Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Resolve conflicts and remove obstacles that occur
  • Perform risk management to minimise project risks

Requirements

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, both for client-facing and internal communications
  • At least 2 years' experience in a Scrum master or similar role
  • Solid software development background, with understanding or hands-on experience in development and/or integration projects
  • Strong knowledge of Scrum techniques and artefacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement)
  • Good knowledge of Agile frameworks generally (eg DSDM Atern, XP, SAFe, etc.)
  • Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability
  • Outstanding organisational skills
  • Scrum Master certification (or similar) would be a plus

Reference: 859224863

Set up alerts to get notified of new vacancies.

Similar Jobs

Scrum Master

Lancashire, United Kingdom

£50k - £60k Annual

Scrum Masters

Horsham, West Sussex, United Kingdom

£50k - £60k Annual

Scrum Master

South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

£40k - £50k Annual

Scrum Master

South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

£40k - £50k Annual

Scrum Master

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

£45k - £55k Annual

Scrum Master

Lancashire, United Kingdom

£55k - £60k Annual

Scrum Master / Walsall / £60,000

Walsall, West Midlands (County), United Kingdom

£50k - £60k Annual

Scrum Master (SC Cleared) - Wiltshire

Corsham, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

£55k - £75k Annual

Scrum Master (eCommerce, Agency, Retail)

London, United Kingdom

£38k - £45k Annual

Scrum Master / Agile Project Manager

Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom

£45k - £45k Annual