Scrum Master // HOME BASED

England, Staffordshire, Burton-On-Trent
£65000.00 - £84000.00 per annum + Benefits
Closing date
13 Oct 2021

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I am currently recruiting on behalf of an end - user based in Burton - on - Trent, however the role will be home based with occasional travel to the office when required. My client is looking for a Scrum Master - please see below for more information:

Your Key Deliverables

  • Accountable for coaching the Scrum Team to achieve their sprint objectives within the agreed timebox.
  • Coaching the team and organisation on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers.
  • Guiding the team on empirical process to empower them to be cohesive and work towards the sprint goals.
  • Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organisation and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organisation.
  • Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame and with a clear direction and emphasis on improvement, collaboration and team success.
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information.
  • Supporting and coaching the Product Owner in the ways of Agile delivery, especially on grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
  • Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible and leading by example.
  • Taking ownership of development problems through to resolution.
  • Utilise Agile delivery principles to ensure that value is realised as early as possible (MVP, MOSCOW) and to ensure we can deliver a consistent, high quality, intuitive software product to our patients and customers.
  • Facilitate daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Showcase/Playbacks and retrospective meetings
  • Putting the development team first, being the face of the CP Scrum Team, to shield them from outside distractions and interferences that could impact delivery of the sprint and the team's success.
  • Ensure that adequate detail is captured within DevOps and broken down to the appropriate level for developers and testers to work from by the Business Analysts.

The experience you will need:

  • Certified Scrum Master / Scrum Professional
  • Experience in playing the Scrum Master role for at least 5 years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
  • Experience coaching individuals and teams from Scrum team all the way to Exec level
  • Comfortable presenting at communicating to group Audiences, answering questions and tailoring delivery accordingly
  • At least 3 years development experience working in an agile environment utilizing relevant technical skills.
  • Have previously defined, embedded and successfully gained adoption of an Agile Framework throughout the SDLC
  • Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, Acceptance Criteria, prioritisation, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Automated Testing.
  • Highly experienced in Agile approaches: SCRUM, Kanban, SAFe, Nexus
  • Self-motivated team player who excels in a collaborative environment.
  • Experience of checking deliverables against requirements to ensure compliance and having a clear definition of 'done'.
  • Mobile App Development.
  • Excellent communication and mentoring skills

Technical Familiarity with:

  • Azure DevOps for administration, configuration and management of the Teams Agile workload. Utilising Backlogs, Sprints, Queries, Bugs, Work Item Type Hierarchy
  • Azure App Center
  • React Native
  • C#,
  • SQL
  • MS Dynamics (D365, CE, FinOps)
  • Azure (Service Bus, Logic Apps, Function Apps)
  • API, Webservices, XML, Restful, JSON
  • Continuous integration and Deployment
  • GitHub
  • BrowserStack
  • Zeplin

Would you be interested to find out more? Please get in touch ASAP.

Consultant: Kamilla Hagen

Telephone: 0161 242 8839


Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

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