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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Stephen Sutton

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  • Contact phone:

    02921 673715

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    15 July 2022

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Scrum Master - Hybrid - Birmingham - up to £50000 per annum - Global organisation - 

Yolk Recruitment are looking for a project manager for a global client based in Birmingham

You will be responsible for continuous improvement through agile practices, by creating a safe place for the team to fail, develop and succeed.
  • Coaching team members within agile frameworks to enable successful delivery teams
  • Guiding teams to create higher agile and scrum majority within the function
  • Enabling teams to be engaged and focused on sprint goals.
  • Ensuring teams engage with and involve key stakeholder throughout a sprint process
  • Coaching and supporting teams to achieve and succeed
  • Create an environment where the teams own the product or solution they are delivering
  • Create an environment where the teams enjoy what they do
  • Ensure the pace of the teams are sustainable whilst improving the team’s velocity
  • Ensuring teams follow department standards and processes
  • Facilitating and coordinating all sprint events and additional workshops to support sprint delivery
  • Support the creation and refinement of well-defined product, project and sprint backlogs
  • Resolving any conflict or barriers and removing obstacles whilst ensuring collaboration throughout
  • Maintain and manage tools which support the agile delivery processes

You will ideally have  

  • Experience with Jira or similar tools such as DevOps.
  • Experience with modern tools which aid team collaboration
  • Proven experience implementing and leading agile frameworks (preferably scrum)
  • Adept at building motivated and self-organised delivery teams
  • Demonstrates best practice with the use of industry standards tools and processes to support agile practices
  • Demonstrates experience of coaching a team in the creation of product backlogs to support continuous delivery
  • Excellent communication skills - a good listener, diplomacy, conflict resolution. Demonstrates strong communication, collaboration and facilitation skills. Adapting style and content for different stakeholders. Builds trust, influences and constructively challenges
  • Proficient across the breadth of the SDLC, with implementation of agile and scrum methodologies throughout
  • Organised and methodical – ability to work accurately under time constraints.
  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail as well as a creative mind to support and guide a team
  • Flexible – can adapt to a changing department, team and project environment.
  • Creative and disciplined – solutions driven. Thinks beyond what is stated or expected, applies structured problem techniques in the resolution of complex problems.
  • Self-motivated – takes responsibility for both personal development and sprint activities
This is an exceptional place to work. A place where there is strong emphasis on career development for the right individuals. This is a role where you can excel within a fast-paced environment and succeed within a thriving organisation.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global company where you can truly capitalise and build on your own experience.