Scrum Master

Intelligent People Ltd
70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP55000 - GBP65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
06 Jun 2017
20 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Scrum Master
GBP55,000 - GBP65,000 + bonus + benefits

A high-growth tech start-up is looking for a Scrum Master / Agile Coach / Agile Project Manager to work closely with their high-performance product team including both front-end product managers and back-end technical engineers. You'll be responsible for assessing and challenging how the team performs, which methodologies are best suited to the task in hand, but most of all: Getting the best out of the team using agile methods.

The Scrum Master / Agile Coach / Agile Product Manager will report directly into the team lead, where you'll be required to measure team performance, coach people to more lean and agile processes, and implement new ways of working to maximise productivity.

The Scrum Master / Agile Coach / Agile Project Manager will be responsible for:

-To assess team's current delivery methods, to then implement more relevant methods suited to product needs, timescales, etc
-Coaching the product team on best practice
-Performing the role of Scrum Master within the team
-Managing key stakeholders at all levels
-Assessing goals for team, and then work out what hires need to be made from that
-Defining new ways of working to enable the team to perform as effectively as possible
-Working closely to influence seasoned developers and technical experts
-Seeking out new ideas and approaches to all challenges
-Working with the wider product team (software engineers, product owners, data scientists)
-Making sure business objectives are met through technical implementation.

The Scrum Master / Agile Coach / Agile Project Manager will have:

-Experience in coaching agile methodologies within a business, or implementing these sorts of Scrum/Agile processes
-Strong people skills, with high levels of gravitas to be able to best influence people in a fast-paced environment
-Flexibility to work with multiple team members, whilst having a keen eye for understanding team goals
-Scrum & agile accreditations, and relevant experience where they have implemented agile change within a business
-Experience working for an online consumer facing environment, where you worked in an iterative fast faced team

This is a fresh opportunity for an experienced Scrum Master / Agile Coach / Agile Project Manager to step into an incredibly responsible position that offers autonomy, leadership and a strong platform to implement vast amounts of change.
You'll be working for a market leader who is the pioneer in their field, and given their continued success it's a great time to get involved.

Intelligent People is a specialist Scrum Master recruitment agency.