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Scrum Master

Location: Newcastle

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168738

Newcastle based Role

However Can be fully remote out of region

 

Our client is a global technology consultancy with their head office based in Newcastle. Due to growth and expansion they are looking to recruit a Scrum Master to help their clients deliver great products & digital solutions to their customers. 

 

You will be responsible for the following:

 

  • Full Sprint Project Reporting including sprint reports, Sprint Burnup Charts &Sprint Burndown Charts

  • Efficient and best practice administration of Zoho or Jira.

  • Maintain a project forecast based on scope and team velocity and ensure these are included/flagged in relevant reports and communicated to relevant stakeholders in a timely manner.

  • Ensure ceremonies (stand ups,sprint planning, sprint retro, backlog refinement and sprint reviews) are planned and documented in a shared calendar.

  • Facilitate their successful implementation and ensure scrumteam attendance.


Ideally you have:

 

 

  • 3+ years experience in a similar Scrum role.

  • Patience to continuously advocate and propagate the need and benefits of being agile.

  • Continuously coach scrum teams on Scrum framework

  • Explain and evangelise Scrum to clients.

  • Support the PM and development team during client attending ceremonies.

  • You can demonstrate Agile Project Management including: Sprint Reports, Sprint Burnup Charts, Sprint Burndown Charts

  • Unblock development teams by removing impediments through conversation and negotiation with stakeholders outside the Scrum team.

  • You possess the ability to build consensus and bring the team to common ground.

  • You are detail-oriented and metric-driven.

  • You are skilled in Conflict-Resolution.

  • You are a productive and effective communicator.

 

 

Salary:£30,000 - £40,000 plus excellent benefits