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Scrum Master (Agile, .Net, TFS/VSTS)

Job Title: Scrum Master (Agile, .Net, TFS/VSTS)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloustershire 
Industry:
Salary: 40000 - 45000
REF: TM-SCRUMMAG
Contact Name: Nigel Angus
Contact Email: nigel@nextmoverecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Scrum Master (Agile, .Net, TFS/VSTS)

Location: Cheltenham, Gloustershire 

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits 

Key Skills: 
Experience in a Scrum master role for a minimum of one year for a software development team using Microsoft’s TFS/VSTS that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.  
Good skills and knowledge of project management, leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for the Scrum approach (examples: Burndown techniques, Retrospective formats)
Applicable knowledge of the Microsoft / .NET technologies used by the team.
Previous experience as a team lead and line manager
Excellent communication and mentoring skills

Role Summary: 

This is an exciting and varied role in which you will guide the development team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practice and how to get the most of out self organization.  You will assess the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coach the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization.  You will also support and educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.

The Company: 

This is a leading global product supplier which offers an enriching yet challenging working environment and will reward and recognise your achievements.