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|RecruitGibraltar are currently recruiting for a Scrum Master to join a household name in the Online Gaming Sector with an excellent reputation in its field of expertise. They are a forward thinking Company and seek employees who have the same drive and motivation in their chosen career. Their desire to retain their market leading position means that all aspects of their business model are managed with a view to being the best and providing an outstanding working environment for their staff in all their locations.
What is the plan for the Scrum Master role?
The Scrum Master responsibilities will include setting up and facilitating the Scrum Ceremonies, supporting the Product Owner in managing the backlog and shielding the team from interruptions during the development Sprints by managing the on-going work with the business and chasing missing requirements. In addition, this role will also facilitate and encourage the “Inspect and Adapt” cycles to help the team improve its group dynamics and the team members to improve themselves in their roles.
What will you do as a Scrum Master?
Work as a “Servant-Leader” of the team, including coaching and facilitating various development team-members in his/her responsibility in delivering quality deliveries.
Support the Product Owners in the maintenance of the product requirements items, including reviewing tickets before assignment, managing and maintaining an up-to-date storyboard, assigning and reassigning tasks, monitoring team efforts, generating reports and more.
Manage the teams’ Scrum schedule by facilitating the Scrum Ceremonies (Stand ups, Planning, Review etc.), having tactical and strategic approach to change, maintaining and leading by formal and informal communication.
Be a Scrum expert for your counterparts (Product Managers, peer Developers, Quality Assurance Analysts and management) by coaching the teams in self-organization and cross-functionality.
Monitor the sprints and releases to provide a transparent status to the business and to the team regarding the development of our web and mobile products, including time and schedule, unexpected issues, troubleshooting and the development current stage.
Responsible for being the link between various Development teams and stakeholders, keeping up to date with both on a regularly basis and supporting the Development teams under his/her responsibility with reports to higher management.
Facilitate the Development teams work and development process, including identifying and removing technological and any other obstacles that might affect the process.
What do you know that makes you a great Scrum Master?
Previous experience as a scrum master in a large company environment.
Strong understanding and proven track record of running agile processes and delivering high quality results on time.
Ability to work in an agile environment with changing requirements while remaining goal oriented on delivery.
Ability to encourage and lead team members without being their direct manager.
Experience in online gambling company will be an advantage.
Willingness to travel.
Salary £52k based on experience with bonus, an excellent relocation package and private healthcare.