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Scrum Master

  • Location: Ireland
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

  • Contact Email: adam.poulopoulos@nicollcurtin.com
  • Start Date: 12 January 2022
  • Expiry Date: 11 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -012022-42291

We have an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated Scrum Master to work on the delivery of strategic initiatives. We are searching for an experienced Scrum Master to work with the group to ensure the best agile practices are adopted, a culture of continuous improvement is fostered, and to provide support via servant leadership.

The Expertise We’re Looking For

  • 6+ years of experience in software development, with at least 2 years experience in a scrum master role
  • Hands-on experience working with squads to help them grow and to also plan and execute their work
  • Experience leading, influencing, and collaborating in a matrix-managed environment and across multiple, diverse groups
  • Agile certification such as Certified Scrum Master (SCM) is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree in MIS/Computer Science or related field

The Purpose of Your Role

In this role, you will serve as Scrum Master for a high-performing, cross-functional team of technologists, located in Galway.  You will facilitate discussions between the Squad Leader, dev team, and stakeholders to define business requirements. You will support your team in the development and delivery of those requirements into production. 

The Skills You Bring

  • Your ability to successfully deliver large-scale initiatives by empowering and supporting your team and by helping to identify and remove impediments
  • Your collaborative approach to problem-solving and your ability to adapt plans based on organizational dynamics and constraints
  • Your ability to organize and present ideas and information logically and concisely to a variety of audiences, including both technical and non-technical individuals
  • Your ability to operate and influence in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Your ability to manage multiple, competing for priorities simultaneously
  • Your strong consultative, listening, communications, and analytical skills
  • Your desire to contribute to an organization committed to innovation and continuous improvement

The Value You Deliver

  • You will work collaboratively with business and technology partners to develop solutions and overall strategies that address complex business needs and opportunities
  • You will be accountable for the successful delivery of new features and functions, including design, development, quality assurance, and production release
  • You will champion and drive development best practices that will improve quality and efficiency within your team