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Scrum Master Bedford, Eastern England GBP58000 - GBP77000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance. 26 days holiday AMC*SW/SCR5981_1559219429 Permanent 30/05/2019 ASAP Adam Mohammad Anson McCade

Scrum Master (Sprint Planning, CSM, Cloud, Agile Coaching)

Summary of opportunity

  • Albans based (very close to the train station) tech organisation hiring a proven, yet growing Scum Master comfortable in a dynamic organisation
  • Be the agile evangelist, coach the team, advocate and educate
  • Working very closely with a high class engineering team (who code in .Net and modern JavaScript frameworks)
  • The software is primarily used in financial crime/investigations sector and is cloud hosted (AWS)
  • Need to be experienced and make an instant impact (7+ years of experience needed)

The organisation

This opportunity is in a relatively new team (formed 2 years ago) in a financially powerful multi-national organisation. Working out of modern office space, this organisation is tasked with building a range of data analytics led software products.

The nature of the growing team with new ideas dictates that it's a very creative environment where those who can adapt quickly to new concepts will thrive

You will be joining an impressive team where career development is of paramount importance to the leadership team which is reflected in the loyalty and job satisfaction of the current employees. This is your opportunity to join a team of innovators in their pursuit of engineering and managing elegant, complex and data heavy applications.

Your role

You will run daily stand-ups, plan sprints, hold retrospective meetings and do all things expected of a senior Scrum Master.

You will be the expert in Agile best practices and wear the hats of Scrum Master and Agile Coach within the organisation. You're fluent in the fundamentals of software development processes and very confident with educating, mentoring and coaching all levels of employees on Agile principles and being the one who embodies Agile in the team.

You will bring deep experience in incremental delivery and be excellent at tracking progress against timeframes. You'll work with Engineering Leads, Product Owners and Managers to determine priorities.

Requirements

  • 7+ years of relevant experience
  • Expert in incremental delivery
  • Evidence of taking ownership and leading
  • Strong communication style which allows you to effectively mentor, coach and influence team members and work closely with stakeholders
  • Comfortable in an engineering heavy organisation. A background in software development would be excellent.
  • You take pride in team success
  • You have a strong appreciation for cutting edge software products

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Reference: AMC*SW/SCR5981

Type: Permanent

Location: St Albans

Position: Scrum Master

Salary: £58,000 - £77,000 + strong package (further cash benefits, pension, bonus, life assurance + more)

Contact: Stephen White

Telephone: 020 7780 6700

Job Benefits:

Pension, Life Assurance. 26 days holiday