SC Cleared Scrum Master

Location
Croydon
Salary
£300 - £600 per day
Posted
22 May 2017
Closes
19 Jun 2017
Ref
JXM093186
Contact
Jake Murphy
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent
SC Cleared Scrum Master
ASAP
Up to 2 Years
Croydon
£300-600pd

My Government Client is currently looking for a SC Cleared Scrum Master to join them on an ongoing piece of work.

The Role will involve working with up to 2 teams to coach, mentor to produce correct code first time and maximise productivity.

Key Skills:

*Guide the team on how to use Agile/Scrum practices.

*Run Sprint ceremonies including, daily stand-ups, planning meetings, showcases, and retrospectives.

*Ensure that work undertaken by the team has been suitably prioritised and has a specific business benefit.

*Provide support to the team using a servant leadership style and leading by example.

*Remove impediments that are preventing the team from delivery.

*Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of retribution or being judged, with an emphasis on problem solving.

*Support and coach the Product Owner to maintain a product delivery roadmap that identifies deliverables, dependencies and milestones.

*Facilitate getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.

*Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.

*Mentoring skills that demonstrate the Agile values and principles, helping teams and individuals become Agile in thought and behaviour.

*Growing and facilitating teams to deliver innovative software products, as well as less experienced teams.

*Light-touch leadership that employs a highly collaborative approach to guide people without controlling them but employing authority when the situation requires.

*Knowledge or experience with Agile techniques and methodologies: User Stories, estimating, TDD, continuous integration, pairing, automated testing.

*Fluent in English and good communication skills


Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.