Scrum Master - Software Development - Insurance

Job Ref: 50185676
Sector: PMO, Project & Programme Management
Date Added: 20 September 2017
  • Reigate, Surrey, England
  • £450 - £500 per Day
  • Nancy Simmons
  • 0207 654 1018

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Scrum Master | Surrey | Contract | Software Development

Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Organise and facilitate the sprint planning meetings/ daily stand ups.
  • Responsible for moving blockers facing the scrum team.
  • Provide guidance & support on agile methodologies
  • Assist Product Owner in ensuring that product backlogs are in good shape and our ready for the next sprint.

Knowledge, skills & experience required:

  • Experience as a Scrum Master focused on software development.
  • Agile Methodology experience.
  • Familiarity with common Agile practices, service-oriented environments, and better development practices as well as other methodologies that will allow you to coach the team on possible techniques.
  • Understanding of the basic fundamentals of iterative development as well as backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition.
  • Track record of delivering strong results in large scale/complex software development projects.
  • Experience working with distributed software development products and teams.
  • Demonstrated Ability to lead cross functional teamwork in and across teams and organizations.
  • Agile certifications (scrum master or product owner).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age