Scrum Master - Java (Financial Services/Banking)
50000 - 64400 per annum£
A reputable financial organisation based in Birmingham are seeking a talented and technology-enthused Scrum Master to join their organisation and play a pivotal role in delivering multiple transformation projects.
You need to be passionate about designing and developing financial products, ideally within a regulatory environment.
Guiding the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers
Guiding the team on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks
Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization
Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.
Take full responsibility for the delivery of the Backlog
Liaise with PMs / external stakeholders & keep them engaged on the backlog progress
Sizing / Estimating
Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
Managing dependencies including 3rd party liaisons
Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information
Supporting and educating the Product Owner / Business Champions, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example
People management of the squad
Proven experience as a Scrum master for a squad of software engineers
Experience of backlog delivery on platforms underpinned by Java / APIs / Microservices and similar technology stack
Understanding of Microservices
Understanding of DevOps
Line / People Management skills
Expert in collaboration tools such as JIRA
Understanding of Software Release Management lifecycle
Whatever your role, rewards ability, performance and attitude with a package that looks after things that matter to you.
A generous pension scheme
27 holiday days
Private medical insurance
Performance related bonuses
A variety of share schemes
Discounts on high street and our own great products
Within a fast-paced, technology-focused environment this role is sure to be a quick turnaround - so don't miss out!
If you are looking to be part of a friendly, energetic company in the West Midlands then please click the 'apply now' function or alternatively please contact Jaxson.
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28th Nov 2019
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