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Scrum Master - Defence Engineering Environment

Ref: BROADBEAN_589331668505458

on 15 November 2022
Location
Bristol
Contract Type
Contractor

A Scrum Master with experience with working in an Aerospace or Defence engineering environment is required for a long term contract assignment based in Bristol. Candidates must be eligible to attain SC clearance to "UK Eyes Only" level. Please do not apply if you would not be able to achieve this level of clearance.

As the team(s) Scrum Master you will play a pivotal role in enabling team(s) new to Agile to shift to an Agile way of working! This is an entrepreneurial role that will be focused on team-level value, embedding agile ways of working at the team level and collaborating with the larger scaled Agile programme.

You will be expected to embed Agile practices, optimise team performance, be the servant leader and mentor the team day-to-day in a complex programme landscape. Adapting Agile ways of working to a traditional organisation taking its first tentative steps in agility. Therefore, the role demands balancing pragmatic application of Agile practices (today) while continually challenging the team, Product Owner and organisation to improve ways of working while working with an emerging network of Agile coaches to improve the organisation (tomorrow).

What were looking for

A passionate and energetic scrum master to guide and to help grow 1 or 2 small teams who are new to Agile and Scrum.

A role model that enacts Agile behaviours and the ability to mentor others on the Agile mind-set, behaviours, frameworks and practices

A strong mentor, someone experienced and confident with coaching at both the team and the leadership level.

Someone with experience of leading a scrum team within a recognised or home grown Agile scaling framework would be advantageous

An excellent facilitator, someone who can build psychological safety within their teams, and help protect and shield their teams from outside distractions

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

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