Scrum Master

£42,000 | London | Permanent
Posted 1 month ago

Scrum Master – Permanent – London - £42,000 Per Annum – Charitable Organisation

A wonderful nonprofit organisation is looking for a dedicated Scrum Master to join them on a permanent basis at their Head Office in London. InterQuest Group’s client are looking for a self-starting, energetic & dynamic professional that can work alongside a range of team members that work in both a permanent & contract capacity to drive forward key projects. As such, experience within Agile environments is essential, as is the ability work with a range of stakeholders in an effective manner.

The post holder will be responsible for owning the Scrum Team & Scrum Process, ensuring that projects are controlled & managed with key deliverables and the wider strategy in mind. The successful candidate will need to be able to demonstrate that they work well under pressure, are a team player and methodical in their approach.

Key responsibilities include:
• Create a highly motivated environment within the Scrum Team
• Facilitate daily stand-ups
• Monitor team activity
• Drive planning and the scheduling of releases
• Ensure that goals and deliverables are set and managed
• Plan retrospectives & build a culture of iterative improvement
• Facilitate discussions, decision making & conflict resolution

Essential experience required:
• A demonstrative understanding of the basic fundamentals of iterative development, including incremental delivery and the value of metrics
• Good knowledge of software development processes & procedures
• Solid background & understanding of Agile approaches (Kanban etc.)
• Exemplary communication skills – ability to be fully transparent, honest & open
• Technical ability to use JIRA, confluence, Adobe Experience Manager & Marketing Cloud

This role requires a solution focused individual that is able to build a sociable & communicative environment. It’s essential that team members are encouraged to take ownership of their responsibilities and communicate effectively to resolve any potential or existing issues.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Natalie Wattenbach

natalie.wattenbach@interquestgroup.com
01892 553 212

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