Scrum Master – Dublin -5951
job Business Analysis / Project Managment sector

Scrum Master - Dublin

Dublin West

Salary Negotiable

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Scrum Master – Dublin -5951


Scrum Master - Dublin

Our client is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Scrum Master with software development management skills

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to take on a leadership role which combines cutting edge technology,  project management, analysis, and leadership responsibilities.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Act as a Scrum Master for the team, providing leadership, direction and coaching to the team and encourage adoption of good agile practices
  • Establish team level cadence and drive team level ceremonies (e.g. sprint planning, team retrospectives, backlog grooming etc)
  • Encourage and facilitate cross-team coordination and collaboration
  • Remove impediments for the team and escalate as appropriate
  • Maintain metrics that provide visibility to the team and stakeholders on team level progress and quality
  • Track and manage project execution through maintaining release plans
  • Collaborating with business partners to define project needs and associated deliverables
  • Working closely with the team with requirements definition processes (epics and user stories), portfolio tracking using a variety of tools – JIRA or similar, whiteboards etc
  • Monitoring and communicating the Project status, ensuring the timeliness and quality of Deliverables
  • Maintaining project financials and resource assignments
  • Partnering with cross enterprise technology and business partners to successfully complete projects and meet the larger program Roadmap objectives
  • Working with US based Product Owners and Scrum Masters to understand interdependencies within projects and ensures effective use of technology
  • Collaborate with US Product Owner on team assignments and priorities

What you need

Education and Experience

  • Degree in Computer Science or similar
  • 5 – 7 years of work experience working in the software project delivery
  • At least 2 years’ experience as an active Scrum Master
  • Scrum Master certification
  • 2+ people management experience

Skills and Knowledge

  • Energetic and charismatic agile evangelist with strong knowledge of agile practices and processes
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Strong communicator
  • Excellent influencing skills – employing collaborative approach to gain consensus and support for program needs across internal and external teams
  • Ability to inspire through “doing”
  • Ability to coach/mentor teams
  • Strong judgment, issues management and problem analysis techniques
  • Excellent team player

CALL Steve Bell on +353 1 679 3182

SEND your CV direct to steve@stelfox.ie