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Scrum Master

Focus of the role:

Capgemini FS is currently looking for a skilled Scrum Master to join our Application Development and Maintenance practice and work on an initial engagement with one of our high profile, Investment Banking clients.

What you'll do:

  • The Scrum Master is responsible for managing Project deliverables within timing budget constraints and quality commitments of programs. 
  • Ensures process and product quality. 
  • Defines lower level sprint plans, draft typically 1-4 weeks sprints in consultation with TDM, aligning PO with overall project plan. 
  • Establishes teams with skilled resources, cross functional enough to support sprint execution collectively as scrum teams. 
  • Deploys and tracks optimal use of all development tools, versions and licenses required for programs. 
  • Supports and understands software budget and resource plan of scrum team aligning with project needs in consultation with the Technical Delivery Manager. 
  • Creates follow up impediments towards closure. 
  • Ensures that SME DC and Architects are available when the scrum team needs them.
  • Involves Software Architect and or Design Champion to make sure technical stories are defined that make user stories to be realized within the sprint. 
  • Utilizes strong technical knowledge and expertise in resolving technical issues. 
  • Makes sure the scrum team achieves Story Acceptance Criteria Sprint goals and Definition of Done. 
  • Ensures RTC Metrics Dashboards are up to date for stakeholders review. 
  • Tracks sprint progress and ensures the team stays on its course towards achieving sprint goals and DOD Reviews defined metrics for appropriate corrective preventive action. 
  • Reports out projects status and risk issues status to the program in alignment with Product Owner. 

What you'll bring:

  • Experience within a fast-paced software development team.
  • Have good Knowledge of various Agile approaches: Scrum, Kanban, XP etc.
  • A continuous Improvement mindset. Identifying areas to improve and finding the right time and methods to implement.
  • Experience of technology delivery and the demands it can bring.
  • A coaching and mentoring approach that instils a self-sufficiency mindset.
  • Demonstrate outstanding communication and social skills and have proven ability to influence decisions in a fast-paced commercial environment.
  • Knowledge of estimation, story points, velocity and the benefits of collecting data and being data driven.
  • Experienced in facilitating meetings and Scrum ceremonies 

Why we're different:

What we'll offer you:

Ref:  651008
Posted on:  23-Apr-2021
Experience level:  Experienced Professional
Contract Type:  Permanent Full Time

London, LND, GB

Department:  Telecom, Media & Technology

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