Scrum Master Jobs in Coventry (Flooid)

Website Flooid

Job Description:

The Scrum Master will be responsible for the adoption, development, and continuous improvement of Agile software development projects through the full project lifecycle.

The Scrum Master will enable our teams to deliver new and enhanced versions of the Company’s products in line with the business vision.

The Scrum Master will help manage, motivate, and develop software development teams through support of the Flooid guild (team) framework.

You will also contribute to the strategic development of the department through the Software Development management team.

We want our people to embrace opportunities and to grow with our business. This is an ideal role for someone who has had some exposure to Scrum methodology and wants to work with an experienced team to develop their skills and knowledge.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Help to lead, motivate and develop development team(s), which comprise of cross functional teams including Developers, QA, Business Analysts (BAs) and Technical Architects.
  • Plan development and all related deliverables using a combination of Agile/Scrum methodology and traditional project management techniques, where necessary.
  • Leading daily SCRUM meetings
  • Facilitating Sprint Planning and Review meetings
  • Facilitating Sprint Retrospective meetings
  • Managing the Product Release and the Sprint backlog
  • Tracking and communicating team velocity through the use of burn down charts and sprint/release progress updates
  • Supporting with managing all aspects of project development including development of project plans, resource plans, project governance, day to day management of the development team and control of releases to ensure delivery of projects on time, to budget and to customer expectation and satisfaction.
  • Identifying and removing impediments for the team and ensure they are focused on delivery.
  • Establishing and managing internal expectations
  • Supporting with managing external expectations.
  • Helping the project team control financial aspects of the project including estimates, quotations, orders, invoicing and cost control to ensure profitability against departmental targets.
  • Producing development estimations.
  • Working closely with product management team to ensure that customer projects are aligned where possible with the Company’s product development roadmap.
  • Working with customers and where necessary internal stakeholders to manage project scope, set customer expectations, manage scope changes, and set milestones and delivery timescales.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience of managing teams and clients through the full agile software development lifecycle from elaboration of requirements through to transition to customer business as usual.
  • Experience of delivering software products and/or applications to external customers, with strong customer relationship management skills.
  • A strong working knowledge of Agile software development practices and experience of introducing, implementing and developing new ways of working.
  • High level understanding and/or experience working with teams using of object-oriented development methods and object-oriented languages, preferably Java.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with proven ability to communicate enthusiastically, clearly and concisely to groups and individuals.
  • Knowledge of continuous integration and TDD process.
  • Certified Scrum Master.
  • Working knowledge of JIRA (or equivalent) Agile Lifecycle Management tools.
  • Relevant agile certification.
  • Hands-on technical background in software development or similar.
  • Knowledge of retail business or supply chain understanding.
  • Formal project management training and/or qualifications.

Job Details:

Company: Flooid

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Coventry, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A


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