Scrum Master

Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland Salary: €450 - €500 per day
Sector: Consultancy Type: Contract
Reference #: CR/076567_1610103134

Scrum Master / Ireland / 6 months / Start 18th Jan

Job Purpose and primary objectives:

We are seeking an experienced, team-oriented individual to be an agile project manager and Scrum Master for teams with varied levels of agile experience. The successful candidate will be an energising servant leader, possess strong inter-personal communication and facilitation skills, be detail-oriented, thorough and results-focused.

Key responsibilities:

Scrum Master tasks such as, but not limited to:
* Organise and facilitate all Scrum ceremonies
* Remove impediments
* Develop ways of working for new teams
* Coach other team members as necessary
* Support and coach the Product Owner on agile/Scrum practices
* Collaborate with the Product Owner to analyse the health of the product backlog to ensure it is detailed, estimated and prioritised
* Produce burndown/burnup charts and other reports as necessary
* Drive to build a self-organisation and growth mindset in teams
* Build a safe and trusting environment where conflicts can be managed without fear of blame
* Regularly review release plans and roadmaps with the Product Owner to ensure team velocity matches estimated timelines
* Provide input to the agile governance structure
* Scrum Master for multiple teams with a mix of onshore and offshore resources

Project management tasks such as, but not limited to:
* Managing project/product delivery from early stage business case approval through to live operation
* Communicate project status and release progress to stakeholders, including identifying risks, dependencies, impediments and improvements
* Assist in acquiring sign-off on project budgets
* Manage project budget
* Define resource profiles
* Assist in on-boarding team members
* Secure working space for team members
* Define technical setup requirements for team members

Key Skills/Knowledge:

* Relevant Scrum Master experience
* Relevant project management experience
* Scrum Master certification
* Digital product development
* Ability to multi-task
* Collaborative mind-set
* Strong relationship building skills
* Ability to communicate effectively with senior management across numerous departments! (NB)
* Should be able to help to deliver the projects in Agile way