Scrum Master - Java

Gold Group Ltd.
London (Central)
£450 - £500 per day
07 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Job Title: Scrum Master - Java Location: London Pay: £450 - £500 per day Job Type: Contract Term: 6 Months Company: Gold Group Ltd My client are looking for a Scrum master to help drive forward the Software / Web development team. You need to have experience of running multiple scrums a day. Scrum Master main responsibilities: Act as Scrum master with a focus on guiding the team towards improving the way they work. Facilitate sprint planning, retrospectives and sprint reviews Assist the product owner with keeping the backlog groomed Ensure cross-team coordination Reach out to the larger company network for impediment removal Maintain relevant metrics that help the team see how they are doing Coach and mentor other scrum masters in our product team. Ensure that our ways of working are consistent across the teams. Protect the team from interruptions and distractions Scrum Master technical Skills required: A Scrum Master from a Java Development background and still with an understanding of Java. Understand basic fundamentals of iterative development Understand other processes and methodologies and can speak intelligently about them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team/enterprise Understand basic fundamentals of software development processes and procedures Understand the value of commitments to delivery made by a development team Understand incremental delivery and the value of metrics Understand backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition Familiarity with common Agile Practices, service-oriented environments, and better development Practices Knowledge and Qualifications: (Not essential but good to have) Knowledge of the software development life cycle Certified Scrum Master / Certified Product Owner / Certified Scrum Practitioner / Professional Scrum Master I / Professional Scrum Master II Knowledge and/or experience of other agile techniques (e.g. Kanban, DSDM, XP) At least 3 years experience working in an agile environment, preferably in a variety of situations Job Title: Scrum Master - Java Location: London Pay: £450 - £500 per day Job Type: Contract Term: 6 Months Company: Gold Group Ltd This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. This job was originally posted as

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