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Scrum Master

Must be able to obtain SIA DV Clearance My client are seeking a skilled Scrum Master to support programmes of work and its customers.

Job Description

Scrum Master
Manchester
£50K-£65K
Must be able to obtain SIA DV Clearance
My client are seeking a skilled Scrum Master to support programmes of work and its customers.

Key Responsibilities:
As a Scrum Master, you will;
Ensure the Scrum Team adheres to Scrum theory, practices and rules
Manage stakeholder interactions to maximize the value created by the team
Assist the product owner to manage the Product Backlog effectively
Be responsible for the successful delivery of the project
Facilitate Scrum events as requested or needed
Coach and develop the Development team to self-organise and work cross-functionally
Introduce the operational environment to Scrum best practice where this is not fully adopted or understood
Lead and coach the organisation in its Scrum adoption

Person Specification:
Extensive track record of performing a Scrum Master role
Strong analytical as well as verbal and written communications skills are required
Skills in influencing and negotiation methods and techniques
A good understanding of available and emerging IT technologies
An ability to understand how the IT technology supports our customers
Capable of dealing with conflicting priorities between different specialist groups
Ability to communicate effectively at different levels within the organisation, which includes senior management, operations personnel and customers
Project Management track record in Lean/Agile environments
Practicing knowledge of Kanban
Track record of working with UK government

Additional Information:

Applicants must be able to hold and maintain UK Government clearances.

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