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Scrum Master - Finance - London

Job Title: Scrum Master - Finance - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry: financial services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Plus Bonus and benefits
REF: BBBH16505_1505899753
Contact Name: Doug Collyer
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Scrum Master - Finance - London

A global financial organization based in London are looking to hire a scrum master to work within a newly formed Agile Delivery team.

Responsibilities

  • Scrum Master role on key projects
  • Work with project teams to ensure features requested is developed, functionally tested and released for user acceptance testing
  • Responsible for managing the scrum process with the coordination of scrum team in Agile methodology.
  • Ensure scrum/SAFE process is adhered to in projects worked on.
  • Review current Agile processes and work with the project teams to improve them across the board
  • Helps product owner to make the product backlogs in good shape and make them ready for the next sprint.
  • Communicate and Report out on progress of projects

Required Skills

  • Extensive experience of working as an Agile Coach, Scrum Master, Product Owner or Team Lead with agile software development Teams
  • Experience using a combination of lean and agile practices to help teams succeed and organisational evolve.
  • Experience in managing and delivery projects in challenging environments and deadlines
  • Strong grounding in SCRUM and XP related methodologies.
  • Strong understanding of Change management and have participated in a large scale agile transformation.
  • Strong knowledge of SAFe principles, practices, and roles.
  • Proficient at leading meetings with different audiences (senior management, technical & business teams) and driving next steps.
  • Jira, Confluence, Continuous Integration / Deployment
  • Knowledge of XP practices and how to encourage the team to use them