Agile Delivery Manager / Project Manager / Scrum Master

Agile Delivery Manager / Project Manager / Scrum Master

Job Title: Agile Delivery Manager / Project Manager / Scrum Master
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth, Perth & Kinross
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00104929_1567004425
Contact Name: Millie Scriven
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 28, 2019 16:00

Job Description

Contract opportunity: Agile Delivery Manager / Project Manager / Scrum Master - Scotland (Perth), Hampshire or Berkshire - £400-450 per day - initial 3 months

Skills required:
- Communicative and social - Must be able to communicate well with teams, product owners and business leads
- Facilitative - Must be able to lead and demonstrate value-add principles to the team and contribute to the overall process improvement
- Assertive - Must be able to ensure that the project governance is observed, and Agile principles are adhered to. Must be able to be a voice of reason and authority, make the tough calls
- Situationally Aware - Must be the first to notice differences and issues as they arise and elevate them to management
- Enthusiastic - Must have high-energy
- Continual improvement - Must continually be growing one's craft, trying new techniques to manage the project and teams
- Conflict resolution - Must be able to facilitate discussion, define alternatives or different approaches
- Attitude of empowerment - Must be able to lead a team to self-organisation
- Attitude of transparency - Must desire to bring disclosure and transparency to the business about development and build stakeholder trust

Technical Skills:
- Understand the fundamentals of iterative development
- Understands other processes and methodologies and can speak intelligently about them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team/enterprise
- Understands the fundamentals of data and analytics processes and procedures
- Understands the value of commitments to delivery
- Understands incremental delivery and the value of metrics
- Understands backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition
- Familiarity with common Agile practices, service-oriented environments, and better development practice
- Experience in delivering projects on cloud-based platforms is an advantage

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