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Scrum Master

About the Role

Our client has a fantastic opportunity for a Scrum Master. As a Scrum Master you will be responsible for Agile Scrum process and ceremonies that support the software development process, coaching the development team on best Agile practices and supporting the teams in analysing and adapting to continuously improve our software delivery processes.

Note: Fully Remote until the office reopens and then 2-3 days work from home thereafter…

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for (not limited to):


  • Planning and running the Agile Scrum ceremonies
  • Assisting to plan the sprints and taking accountability for sprint management
  • Improving the on-time delivery of sprints to the definition of Done
  • Start and stop sprints and help to manage the Backlog within JIRA
  • Working with the team to improve through analysing and adapting
  • Ensuring transparency of work within the development teams
  • Reporting on key sprint outcome metrics (velocity, sprint completion, quality)
  • Responsible for work being tracked in JIRA according to SOP
  • Ensuring the sprint burndown chart accurately reflects the current position of the sprint
  • Assisting the team to plan an achievable sprint – aiding in scope negotiations with Product Management
  • Supporting additional meetings required to support multiteam Scrum

They are looking for a Scrum Master with:


  • Commercial experience in running Agile Scrum for a number of high performing development teams
  • Experience in running multi-team Scrum for a single product and multiple products
  • Experience working with geographically diverse and remote working teams
  • Ability to coach, mentor and guide team members

Company Benefits Package:


  • Generous Annual Leave 
  • Buy-Leave Scheme 
  • Flexible Start/Finish Times 
  • Free Onsite Parking 
  • Pension 
  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Exclusive Retail 
  • Gym Membership Discounts Scheme 
  • Ongoing training and development programmes    

About our Client

Our client is a well-established niche software company based in Colchester, Essex.

They have a collaborative work culture and offer career development opportunities with a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

How to Apply

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for their recruitment team to review & then the hiring company will be in direct contact.



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £60k - 70k per year
  • Location: Colchester
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: TR09
  • Posted: 2021-02-11 11:36:04 -

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