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Scrum Master - Financial Services - High Rates

  • Salary: €400 - €500 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Dublin South, Dublin
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 19/10/2017
  • Job reference: J372965A
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Scrum Master

  • Long Term Contract
  • Dublin South Location
  • High Daily Rates

My client a large financial services organization based in Dublin South is looking for a number of experienced Scrum Masters to join their team. Experience in financial services / banking working with SAFe highly desired however not essential.

Requirements:

  • Overall Exp. (in years) : 12+
  • Top 3-5 skills & min. year experience required for each : Responsibilities
  • Ensure the Scrum process is followed
  • Facilitate the team's Scrum ceremonies, i.e. Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, Sprint Retrospective
  • Ensure ceremonies are effective and productive
  • Liaise with Product Owner and assist them in managing and grooming the product backlog
  • Liaise with the Product Owner and the Business Analysts in order to ensure completeness and clarity of user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Remove impediments to the team's progress
  • Work with people outside of the team to resolve external dependencies and roadblocks that are blocking the team
  • Promote visibility and transparency, particularly by keeping information radiators up to date (white boards, Greenhopper boards, etc) and reminding the team to update tasks
  • Liaise with outside teams such as Infra, Digital, and PMO to help plan and coordinate activities like deployments, website setups, UAT activities, and Go Live
  • Ensure that the Scrum team verifies against the Done Definition, ensure the Done Definition upholds Pinpoint's quality standards
  • Coach/mentor team on the Agile Scrum methodology in order to constantly improve the Scrum team's standards of work
  • Encourage teamwork within the Scrum team
  • Assist business teams with understanding the existing system capabilities, and features being delivered in a project as and when possible
  • Guide individual team members on areas of improvements

 

Skills(Technology stack)

  • Should have good coordination and multitasking skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Should have Card/Payment domain experience
  • Should have experience in ALM/Rally
  • Should have some technical experience to Java/J2EE technology and fair understanding of DB
  • Solid working experience on Agile/Scrum Methodology
  • Should have good Card/Payment domain experience

A full job spec is available on request.

Contact Shane for a confidential chat on 01 6455 250 or apply below.