Senior Scrum Masters

Senior Scrum Masters
  • £50,000 - £60,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK Cheltenham Gloucestershire GBR GL501AP
Job Ref: 64909
Sector: Aerospace & Defence
Date Added: 02 January 2022

Senior Scrum Masters - Perm or (contract for SC applicants in Cheltenham)Perm Positions in Cheltenham and LondonNB'' Only sole British Nationals who are SC or DV Security Cleared need apply.Due to the success of a number of strategic programs, my client is growing their community of Agile practitioners, Scrum Masters and coaches. With a primary focus on Agile and in particular Scrum, your role will be to facilitate the most effective application of agile principles and practices to meet customers emerging mission needs. You will work within an agile team that is responsible for a suite of software applications that provide crucial capabilityKey Tasks: Perform the role of Scrum Master as described in the Scrum Guide Act as a servant-leader and facilitator to support teams in the day-to-day operation of their lean-agile practices Empower the team to self-organise and to take collective responsibility for delighting customers through development of high-quality products Build a trusting, safe environment within the team where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged Actively facilitate team events (e.g. Sprint Planning, Review and Retrospective) and supporting activities such as backlog refinement to ensure that the relevant objectives are achieved Promote effective engagement between the team and its stakeholders, including by protecting the integrity of the teams process to enable predictable delivery Help the team to identify coherent and achievable goals in consultation with stakeholders Support the team in identifying and addressing impediments to the attainment of goals, including taking action to remove impediments where appropriate Drive sustainable continuous improvement, including by collating and deriving insights from data Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency and making information visible Contribute to the identification of training and development needs, for the team as a whole and for individual team members as required Support teams or individuals to improve performance and achieve goals through coaching and mentoring Provide training to impart or reinforce knowledge of Lean-Agile concepts, tools and practices Take responsibility for your own professional development through training, mentoring, professional memberships etc.Essential Criteria Thorough knowledge of agile principles, practices and methods, particularly Scrum Holds a recognised Scrum Master certification e.g. CSM, PSM I, SSM Practical experience of servant-leadership in agile teams Excellent organisational and facilitation skills Self-starting mentality and willingness to take ownership of difficult challenges Desire to drive change, implement new ways of working and think "out of the box"Desirable qualifications/experience Experience of and/or certification in agile-at-scale framework e.g. SAFe, LeSS, NexusExperience of Agile Coaching or qualifications including ICP-ATF, ICP-ACC or ICE-ACFor more information, please contact Adrian Weideman at Carbon60 on0739 658 6097 or

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01/02/2022 22:20:52
GBP 50000 60000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Adrian Weideman

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