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Job Summary

  • Dublin
  • Contract
  • BBBH829394
  • Sep 27, 2022
  • Competitive
Job Description

Exciting daily rate contract opportunity for a Dublin based Scrum Master to work on a new application development and drive the project forward.

My client is looking for an experienced Scrum Master to join their expanding Dublin based team to manage a series of projects in the Application Development area in support of continuous releases of the in-house application suite. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a fast paced agile environment and will have the ability to manage effectively in a cross-disciplinary team, across multiple projects and geographies

The Project:

Our client is building out the next generation solution to drive their business forward. The new application set is being developed using MS-stack (jscript / asp.net / MVC / .net / SQL server) , and will be rolled out to our 1400 users worldwide. The application uses the latest search and semantic technologies to support a global search process, and will leverage native and internet based information sources. It will support our office network, and our expanding mobile user base. This is a rare opportunity to assist in shaping an enterprise level application from scratch.

Responsibilities:

  • Working in an agile process , manage delivery from concept/requirements definition to end user deployment in a fast paced environment through the full project lifecycle

  • Develop sprint plans with Scrum team , plan iterations, drive estimation exercises

  • Facilitate sprint progress, identify and manage risks, early identification and management of issues and delays

  • Work with overall Program Manager / PMO in status reporting including velocity calculation , preparation of burndowns etc

  • Manage relationships with 3rd party vendors where necessary.

  • Manage the scrum ceremonies for the team.

Skills /Experience:

  • A background in Software development, ideally using web technologies.

  • A proven track record in software project delivery at an enterprise level in an agile environment

  • At least 2 years Scrum Master experience with consequent deep knowledge of agile practices.

  • Ability to operate with high flexibility in a constantly evolving team environment

  • A sound knowledge of software development and testing best practice.

Competencies:

  • A passion for delivery

  • Strong leadership and facilitation skills

  • Drive / Motivation to deliver on commitments, and to motivate others to do so.

  • Excellent analytical and communication and problem solving skills

  • Excellent org navigation skills, ability to establish good working relationships x-function.

  • Excellent negotiation skills , with strong business acumen

  • Comfortable working x-domain in co-ordinating the work of designers , product owners , developers and testers

  • A Quick study with attention to fine detail

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

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Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Oliver McCreesh
Oliver McCreesh
  • Recruitment Consultant | Projects & Change Recruitment