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Scrum Master

  • Location: Greater London, se1
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Infrastructure
  • Contact: Tristan Walker
  • Contact Email: twalker@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: +441483467294
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 19 January 2022
  • Job Ref: 1039088

NRL are currently recruiting for x2 Scrum Masters to work with a global engineering consultancy, with a focus on their digital/agile team. This is a 3-month contract with scope to be more longer term based in London Bridge with remote working possible too. Please note this would be within IR35.

What you'll need:

  • Solid experience in a Scrum Master/Team Coach role

  • In-depth knowledge and experience implementing one (or more) Agile methodologies (such as SAFe, Scrum or Kanban), with experience from inception to outcomes

    Comfort with technical (software and data led) products

  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency

  • Demonstrable experience coaching teams and improving the way they work, implementing best practices and improvements by retrospection

About the role:

  • Increasing transparency of teams work and sharing team successes, best practices, risks, issues and ensuring items are timeboxed as appropriate

  • Working with metrics to identify improvements at the team and organisation level

  • Work with the Product Managers to drive effective KPIs

  • Highly effective relationship management skills, with the ability to find ways of resolving blockers and impediments

  • A good understanding of team dynamics and how people respond to change; ability to articulate the agile mindset shift in practical and real terms to people, experience with frameworks such as DISc is advantageous

  • Agile certifications are advantageous, particularly in Scrum, Disciplined Agile Delivery, KanBan, Lead

  • Systems Development and XP

  • Knowledge of the engineering sector is a bonus, but by no means essential; you’ll be a Digital and

  • Agile evangelist first and foremost

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive hourly rates

  • Opportunity to work with a large engineering consultancy and further develop your skillset

  • Possibility of an extension to the contract