Scrum Master


Scrum Master – City of London – £60,000 - £75,000

Harrington Starr has partnered a with a leading vendor in the city of London who are looking to add a ScrumMaster to their team based here in the city.

This role will ensure the delivery of key projects across the business and will perform the following key functions and responsibilities:

  • Review the businesses current Agile processes and work with the projects team to make improvements across the board
  • Help team or individual to clarify goals and actions to achieve them.
  • Ability to shield the scrum team from outside distractions and interference's.
  • proven track record to ensure the correct use of scrum process.
  • Ability to track and remove impediments.
  • Work closely with the projects team to ensure features requested are estimated, developed and functionality is tested and released for acceptance
  • Assist the Product owners to ensure any product bac log is in good shape for future sprints
  • Communicate and report out on progress of projects

As an experienced Scrum Master, it’s essential you have a proven track record of planning and leading scrum meetings, implementing and driving development through the entire sprint and delivery process.

Experience required:

  • Minimum 3 -5 years’ experience as an Agile scrum team lead, Agile coach or product owner with Agile software development teams
  • Good skills to coach team how to follow agile scrum, which really works.
  • Strong knowledge of Scrum theory, rules and practices.
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches, like: Kanban, Crystal, FDD, XP, etc.
  • Knowledge about other methodologies other than Agile-Scrum, so that they can explain other methodologies to motivate the scrum team.
  • Senior stakeholder management experience
  • Excellent understanding of Jira, Jira customisation, Confluence, Continuous Integration/Deployment
  • Proven track record of presenting and planning team meetings (essential)
  • Ability to mentor and coach your team using SAFe principles and practises (essential)
  • Great understanding of development processes and code reviews (essential)

This role will lead to some fantastic career opportunities for the successful candidate for the future and allow personal development with a global reach progressive company.

Please send your CV to dom.worthington@harringtonstarr.com or call me on 0203 587 7007 to discuss the role further.