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Reading, Berkshire - Up to £75k per annum, basic Permanent Posted: Tuesday, 12 February 2019
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I'm working on an exciting opportunity for a talented and enthusiastic Scrum Master to join our client's Digital Engineering team in Reading or London.

Salary up to £75,000 per annum

As a Scrum Master you'll develop and lead high-performing, multi-discipline feature teams, instilling in them a clear vision and a passionate drive to succeed within the UK Digital IT function.

You'll play a leading role in fulfilling our clients' digital ambitions, driving the implementation of the Digital platform and setting standards for their teams to follow. This is a unique opportunity to be an early member of a newly established team working on new development projects within an established global technology leader.

You'll be responsible for:

  • Challenging and improving the operation of the team, driving their performance and capability to succeed.
  • Embedding operating models that value ownership, responsiveness, predictability and transparency.
  • Mentoring and executing Agile, Lean, and Continuous Delivery best practices, embedding DevOps behaviours and principles driving a model of continuous delivery.
  • Ensuring the path is clear for your team, removing blockers, facilitating discussions, enabling seamless communications and working with the Product Owner to clarify the product backlog ahead.
  • Ensuring your teams drive their deliveries with quality, innovation and automation at the heart

To be successful you're going to need:

  • A proven track record of guiding teams on the use of scrum, self-organisation and continuous improvement.
  • Building and coaching teams to high levels of maturity Experience in facilitation, collaboration, situational awareness and influencing across teams and departments
  • Excellent communication skills and experience inside and outside of the team, improving transparency and cross-fertilisation of information Scrum Master certification
  • Experience of agile using a scaled methodology, eg SAFe

Things we'd rate you even higher for:

  • Certifications in scaled agile, such as SAFe Experience within online retail, digital agencies or similar industries
  • Experience of modern enterprise web technologies, including WCS, Node, React, Angular

Reading, Berkshire, UK
Up to £75k per annum, basic
Aquent LLC
Emma Baggs
12/02/2019 07:03:17

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