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Scrum Master - City Centre

  • Location:

    Dublin City Centre

  • Contact email:

    fmccabe@sigmar.ie

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Contact phone:

    01 9619714

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Job ref:

    FMCCSM456

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Contact email:

    fmccabe@sigmar.ie

  • Consultant:

    Fiona McCabe

Job description

Scrum Master- - City Centre

Full time SCRUM Master role available to work with my client in the City Centre. You will facilitate the delivery of projects and ensuring that these projects & services are delivered to commercial standards in terms of cost, quality and timescale. The role will report to the IS senior management team.

 

Role

  • Leading at least one SCRUM development team implementing business change and benefits processes to ensure best value.
  • Guiding the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values
  • Preparing reports and reporting regularly to project sponsors, improving transparency to allow the projects to be governed based on the organizations project governance requirements. 
  • Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially on grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
  • Removing team and external impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments to ensure that the team delivers on commitment.  
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Facilitating the SCRUM ceremonies including sprint planning, daily stand up, sprint retrospectives and release planning
  • Ensuring that the team delivers high quality software on time and that it meets client and user business needs
  • Represent the IS function and contribute to the management of the business as required
  • Lead and motivate a highly skilled, experienced and heterogeneous team of IS professionals to ensure development and retention of skills required for succession planning and future needs
  • Provide strategic input to the senior IT Management team to drive improvements in delivery, technology and structure.

 

Requirements

  • Be a certified scrum master
  • Have experience in playing the Scrum Master role for at least two yearsfor a software development team
  • Have experience in Agile techniques such as User Stories, Test Driven Development, Behaviour Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing
  • Have knowledge of various patterns and techniques to ensure that SCRUM can be applied effectively to this organisation (examples: burn-down, burn-up, facilitating Sprint reviews & retrospectives, handling bugs, etc.).
  • Have good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
  • Have an IT degree or equivalent.
  • Have experience in working in a continuous delivery software production environment
  • Have strong coaching and facilitation skills 

Desirable

  • Managing relationships with 3rd party vendors.
  • Experience working on Cloud Native Java based projects.
  • Experience working in DevOps projects

 

Apply directly or for more information email Fiona at fmccabe@sigmar.ie

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