Senior Scrum Master



We have an immediate requirement for a Senior Scrum Master to join our leading client's major transformation programme in Dublin. Role is fully remote, and initial term is 6 months, with extensions thereafter. Day rates will apply DOE. Although fully remote, candidates do need to be residing in Ireland.

Skills Required

  • A strong academic record including a third level degree, preferably in a business or IT related discipline, from a recognised third level institution
  • Additional professional qualifications, such as Scrum Master, Scrum Product Owner and SAFe or Diploma Level in Agile Project Management or similar discipline from a recognised third level institution or accreditation body
  • At least 7 years’ experience working in a client facing role for leading orgs in delivery of large-scale complex change/transformation programmes or systems integration programmes.
  • Experience in one or more of our focus industries including Power & Utilities, Government & Public Sector or Tech.
  • Hands-on experience in Scrum acting in a Scrum Master role and working with Agile methods for software delivery e.g. Scrum, SAFE, Kanban, Lean, TDD and CI/CD.
  • Proven skills in effectively coaching, mentoring and motivating a cross functional Agile team (consisting of PO, Developers and QA) to improve the pace and evolve delivery practices
  • A proven ability to manage and deliver on software projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Have structured approach to problem solving and be a self-starter with the ability to work independently managing your own workload with an attention to detail
  • Be able to manage different stakeholders across the project you work on
  • Have a proven ability to be able to take a ‘big picture’ delivery and project management view as well as being able to work at a detailed level across a broad range of contract types and engagement approaches
  • Experience of working in a matrix managed organisation
  • Excellent communication skills - tailoring communications to suit a mix of audiences and ability to translate strategy into measurable business benefits

Ideally with...

  • Additional non agile specific accreditation and practitioner experience of a range of Project Management approaches including PRINCE2, PMI, PMOBOK etc. or Masters Level in Project Management or similar discipline from a recognised third level institution
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
  • People management experience

Organization Red Kite Resourcing
Industry IT / Telecom / Software
Occupational Category Senior Scrum Master
Job Location Dublin,Ireland
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Experienced Professional
Experience 3 Years
Posted at 2021-10-24 5:18 am
Expires on 2021-12-08