Scrum Master (Agile) - Global UK Insurer | £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus, extensive benefits | Ipswich
One of the UK's leading brands in FS/Insurance is seeking and experienced Scrum Master to join their core agile delivery team based in the Ipswich. The company in question are a household name in global insurance/financial services and are currently embarking on a number of key initiatives developing their digital strategy with a heavy focus on agile delivery.
The role of Scrum Master will take full responsibility for all aspects of the agile delivery & associated development teams, from running scrum meetings to tracking, reporting and mentoring team members. You will take full ownership and drive the delivery of Agile projects ensuring requested features are estimated, developed, functionally tested and released for acceptance testing. You will be a support to the Product Owner and be involved in strategy discussions, decision making and conflict resolution throughout the SDLC and delivery process. This is a key role in a rapidly changing agile delivery team.
To be considered for the role of Scrum Master you will have:
• 3+ years experience working in agile delivery and development teams (ideally as a Scrum Master)
• First class knowledge of agile, scrum, lead, Kanban delivery
• Experience of leading and developing small teams
• Technical background in MS development technology stack (.Net)
• Experience of working with both business and technology stakeholders
• Very strong communication and team working skills
• Experience in the insurance / FS sector would be beneficial but not essential
Personally you will be technically minded, highly organised with a desire to shape and grow your team to their full potential. You will also be keen to develop and progress you career quickly in a fast paced, innovative and rapidly expanding environment with a truly global reach.
This is a great opportunity to join a UK FS leader in not only a period of high growth, but at a place in time where innovation and development is key. You will work alongside some of the best technologists in the country and be key team member on a range of business critical projects on a global scale.
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