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Scrum Master

Full Time, Contract, Outside IR35

P3M Works is actively recruiting a Scrum Master to work with one of our clients.

The role is part time, outside IR35 and is initially contracted for 3 months from 10/01/22.

Candidates should have a working knowledge of DevOps.

Responsibilities include:

  • Directing technical teams to convert product requirements into estimable product backlog items

  • Creating delivery plans aligned with the DB’s agile delivery methodology (E.g. SAFE, Scrum of Scrums etc.), factoring in experience from data centric engagements to adapt agile delivery for data and analytics engagements

  • Clearly stating Scrum theory, practices, and rules and ensuring Scrum Teams adhere to these practices and rules;

  • Helping those outside the Scrum Team understand which of their interactions with the Scrum Team are helpful and which aren’t;

  • Supporting the Product Owner in finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management within the context of data and analytics engagements

  • Influencing stakeholders to effectively collaborate with the Delivery Team;

  • Reviewing and inputting into improvements to requirements definition and acceptance criteria, leveraging domain experience as a data practitioner

  • Provision of coaching in Scrum approach;

  • Accelerating throughput and efficiency and productivity of Scrum team;

  • Effectively managing the Product Backlog;

  • Contribute into coding development and standards

  • Work with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum theory

  • Report and escalate RAID items accordingly

  • Provide an improvement plan to address any issues with people, tools or processes used in the previous sprints and ensure that improvement plan is implemented for subsequent sprints