Scrum Master

Capita Resourcing
50000.00 GBP Annual
06 Jan 2017
15 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Job Title: Scrum Master

Location: Taunton

Competitive Salary & Benefits

About the role

Require an experienced Scrum Master to manage a co-located Business As Usual Scrum Team consisting of Developers, Testers and BA's by ensuring the rules of Scrum and Agile principles are adhered to.

About Capita | Travel and Events

Capita Travel and Events is part of Capita plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.

We are the fourth largest travel and events management company in the UK, specialising in business travel and events management. We strive to be the most flexible and reliable Business Travel Management Company, always delivering a high standard of quality and value to our customers.

Truly understanding our sector and the suppliers within the industry, our knowledge helps our customers to reduce costs and drive quality and value.

What you will do:

- Keep Scrum/Kanban/ScrumBan processes running

- Ensures a proper power balance between the Product Owner, Team and Management

- Protects the Team

- Moderates the Team

- Organises sprint calendars and scrum ceremonies

- Helps to keep the team focussed on current sprint

- Helps to achieve sprint goals

- Works with the Product Owner

- Educates the Product Owner, Team, Management and Organisation

- Solves Impediments

- Encourages and helps to drive transparency

- Strives to develop a team toward business driven development

- Supports Team Building and Team development by utilising the abilities and skills of individuals and fostering a feedback culture.

- Helps to self help

- Ensures and supports the empowerment of the team

- Addresses the needs of the team efficiently and effectively

- Detects hidden problems and strives to solve them

- Helps the team to learn from its experience.

Your experience will include:

- Certified Scrum Master or Product Owner
- Proven experience of working in an agile based environment is critical to this role
- Experience of working with digital software and has an understanding of the SDLC.
- Knowledge of travel related systems an advantage
- BDD / TDD knowledge / experience
- Prince2Agile knowledge / experience

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

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