Scrum Master

Vacancy posted: Thursday, 13 October 2016

Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 27 October 2016
Job ref. no.: 316725/001

Scrum Master - Edinburgh

Harvey Nash's Edinburgh based Banking client are currently going through substantial growth due a series of well received product releases. Due to these advancements, they are currently seeking an experienced Scrum Master with a strong software background and a familiarity with platforms including Cloud, to join their ambitious team. The role offers an opportunity to work across the business and communicate ideas between both the development team and the diverse stakeholder audience. The ability to translate complex technical language into simple conversation is a fundamental aspect of this role as well as the ability to complete project sprints quickly.

This is a greatly interesting time for the growing challenger bank that is presently making a transition to the Cloud. They possess many traits of a techy start up and offer a number of personal perks. They have a casual dress code, large TV screens and find you to choose your equipment ahead of your first day.

Your Role:

This role will allow you to work amongst varied teams within the IT Services Function and be the link between the development teams and stakeholders. You will have exposure to several software projects that differ in size and timescale so the ability to juggle tasks simultaneously and complete these to strict deadlines is essential.

This is an ideal opportunity for a seasoned Scrum Master with a background in Development and Financial Services to drive software projects within banking as well as collaborate with several many different specialists within the IT Service Function of the business.

Skills Required;

* Demonstrable experience of leading Scrum Meetings and sprints

* Background of Software Development

* Ability to actively promote Agile methodologies

* Confident in target driven environments

* Strong communicator with the ability to convert technical instructions into manageable conversation

* Evidence of Project Management skills from planning to completion

* Experience of Cloud and AWS platforms

* Ability to work with a number of third party clients and stakeholders

This is a chance to join a rapidly growing retail bank, currently being noticed for their success in growing staff satisfaction. They are greatly committed to implementing worthwhile training programmes throughout the business and provide avenues to drive your own career with them.

If this sounds like a role that might be of interest to you please get in touch with Louise Clark on 0131 460 4324 for more information.

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Contact Name Louise Clark
Telephone 0131 301 5111

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