Scrum Master

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Scrum Master



€60,000 - €70,000

Ref: E8150SD

Job Description

My Dublin based client is looking for a Scrum Master, to act as a servant-leader for an Agile team, supporting its high-value deliverables to customers and its progress towards high performance.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the Scrum ceremonies including sprint planning, daily stand up, sprint retrospectives and team based release planning
  • Coach the team and Product Owner (PO) in Scrum values, practices, and rules
  • Supports the PO by researching and techniques to facilitate effective backlog management
  • Shield the team and educate others about the team WoW (way of working) to increase and improve the adoption of Scrum in the organization
  • Remove team and external impediments to ensure team deliver on commitment
  • Work collaboratively with product owners, business analysts, testers, developers and technical architects
  • Ensure that the team delivers high quality software on time and that it meets client and user business needs.


Experience Required:

  • Deep experience of Software Engineering (especially C++ or Java programming)
  • Experience in working in a continuous delivery software production environment
  • Stays up-to-date with technological advancements
  • A deep knowledge of Agile approaches including Scrum and the ability to leverage other techniques to provide value to a team
  • Strong coaching skills and the ability to understand and develop key aspects of collaboration and self and social awareness in the team


Essential and Desirable Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal, listening and communication skills
  • The ability to build trust and openness in interactions within and outside the team
  • Well-developed leadership and problem-solving skills, including the ability to help the team in handling failures and setbacks to the teams effective performance
  • The ability to understand and to relate effectively to the technical roles within the team
  • The ability to understand and to relate effectively to the business, technical and organizational context in which the team is operating
  • Excellent facilitation skills
  • Ability to facilitate team learning and continuous improvement in operating Scrum and in implementing and improving relevant engineering practices


Educational Requirements:

  • 3rd level degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline.


Working Hours:

  • Standard working week.


How to Apply

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