Scrum Master

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Sophie Armstrong

Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced Scrum Master for our client for their digital services. 

Purpose of the role:

The Scrum Master role has the primary responsibility of supporting a self-organising, self managing Agile Squad to deliver successfully. Scrum Masters do this by teaching and coaching best practice agile delivery practices, implementing and supporting Agile principles, and identifying and eliminating impediments. The Scrum Master helps team members to communicate, and will coordinate and cooperate with external Technology Teams to assist the Squad with meeting their delivery objectives. The Scrum Master supports and enforces the overall governance and delivery framework to ensure any products and/or services being developed by the Squad meet the broader Technology objectives and standards of the company. The Scrum Master is also responsible for reporting and communicating the delivery status of their Squad to management. The Scrum Master is a servant leader who helps teams self-organise, self-manage, and ultimately deliver value via effective Agile practices.


Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset

Effective influencing, collaborating and communicating at all levels

Tertiary qualifications and certification as a Certified Scrum Master, a PMI Agile Certified Practitioner or a Certified Disciplined Agilist or equivalent

Demonstrated experience in delivery of projects and the implementation of major business and/or service delivery initiatives involving a significant degree of change (people, processes and culture)

A track record of delivering results in dynamic and changing environments via the application of highly developed strategic planning and technical delivery skills

Proven relationship management, negotiation & influencing skills with the ability to effectively communicate with staff and management at all levels

Superior understanding & demonstrated experience in best practice Agile delivery practices

Client Description:

Major utilities company undergoing customer transformation.