Lead Scrum Master

Lead Scrum Master

Job Title: Lead Scrum Master
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897066_1607936999
Contact Name: Andrew Little
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2020 09:10

Job Description


Our Client is a Global leader in the development of solutions, systems and applications for the defence and commercial markets. Due to the success of a number of programmes they are growing their software team and have an immediate opportunity for an experienced DV Cleared Lead Scrum Master.

With a primary focus on Agile and Scrum, your role will be to facilitate the most effective application of Agile methodologies to meet our customers' emerging mission needs. You'll act as a leader' to the team, helping them to work effectively to deliver maximum value customers.
Key responsibilities:
*Drive the Agile execution of the project through "servant leadership" and collaboration with the Product Owner and development team;
*Work with the Product Owner and development team to ensure the backlog is continually refined and understood by the whole team;
*Guide and coach the Scrum team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers;
*Guide and coach the Scrum team and the development team on how to get the most out of self-organization;
*Create a culture of sustainable continuous improvement;
*Drive predictable delivery by ensuring impediments and blockers are addressed;
*Build a trusting and safe environment within the team where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving;
*Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and making information visible;
Desirable Skills:
*Holds relevant qualification for profession i.e. PSM I, CSM,
* SAFe certifications including SA, SSM. SASM RTE or SPC
*Minimum of 2 years' Experience working as a Scrum Master
*Experience or Knowledge of scaling approaches such as SAFe or LeSS
*Experience of Agile Coaching or Qualifications including ICP-ATF, ICP-ACC or ICE-AC

Key Skills: Scrum Master, Agile, defence, continuous improvement, SAFe, Scaled Agile,
Location: London, Central London
Salary: Negotiable DOE

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.