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Scrum Master

  • Location:

    Essex

  • Sector:

    IT & Tech

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £590 per day + £590/day

  • Contact:

    Eszter Katona

  • Contact email:

    ekatona@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ424410_1623141607

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Scrum Master- The Met Office
£590/day

ACTIVE SC CLEARANCE REQUIRED

A delivery manager is accountable for the delivery of products and services.

A delivery manager must:
build and maintain motivated teams, making sure there is an iterative plan to work towards
protect the team and make sure the team collaborates, communicates and focuses on what is most important
coach team members and others, facilitate continuous improvement and apply the most appropriate agile and lean tools and techniques for their environment
proactively manage dependencies, overcome obstacles and get the best value against constraints
manage risks, budgets and people

Essential Qualifications, Skills & Abilities:

Candidates will be considered against the DDaT framework for Delivery Manager and candidates should ensure that they align their applications to show how each area is covered - https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/delivery-manager-skills-they-need/delivery-manager-skills-they-need


At a basic level the key skills are:

* Manage allocated resource and budget.
* Reporting including service KPIs and delivery metrics.
* Escalate risk and issues to the organisation.
* Ensure delivery against business goals.
* Remove delivery blockers from the team.
* Manage and motivate the team.
* Own the plan.


Desirable

1. Experiences of working in an Agile environment - Scrum & Kanban.

2. Know and appreciate good practice, including clean code, automated testing, source control and continuous deployment.
3. Solid knowledge of the AWS platform. Certification would be good, but not essential.
4. SC Clearance