Scrum Master - Retail & Logistics

Recruiter
Sainsburys
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Permanent
Scrum MasterYou will work within the Sainsbury's Digital & Technology team tohelp deliver a wide range of software solutions to create value, driveefficiency and increase performance for the business. You will be a keypart of Sainsbury's Digital & Technology strategy to build highquality software products whenever value can be added.Your role will involve being a true servant leader implementing bestpractice scrum across one or more cross functional agile developmentteams. You will focus on delivering product value as well as doing yourbit to drive Sainsbury's Engineering strategy forward to both ensuredelivery against Sainsbury's vision and Digital & Technology's objectives.What I need to do Be a true servant leader Coach the Development Team in self-organization and cross-functionality Support the day to day activities of an agile team Keep the team honest with respect to Scrum Facilitate Scrum events as requested or needed and provide feedback tothe team Work to remove blockers so that the team can operate efficiently Teach and help the team apply different techniques for resolving impediments Help the Scrum Team understand the need for clear and concise ProductBacklog items Understand product planning in an empirical environment Guide the Product Owner to sustain the Product Backlog and maximise value Contribute to the resolution of wider organisational impediments thatimpact the team Teach the teams how to monitor progress within and across sprintsusing effective metrics Work with Agile Coaches helping to drive cultural change and increasethe effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organisation Understand and teach teams the value of visual management and bigvisual boardsHow I will succeed Show your good organisational and communication skills with strongattention to detail Demonstrate your experience across Agile approaches and behaviours Implement both flow- and iteration- based approaches at the right times Show your passion for working with colleagues and getting the best outof them Be diplomatic while in negotiations & troubleshooting Maintain a high standard of attention to detail with clarity of communication Always stay calm under pressure while giving clear direction in ourfast moving environment Successfully play the Team Facilitator/Scrum Master role applyingScrum principles, practices, and theory Show your good skills and knowledge of servant leadership,facilitation, continuous improvement, empowerment, self-organisation andways to increase transparency through improvements in delivery Become well known for your extensive knowledge of numerous welldocumented patterns and techniques for completing the Scrum frameworkWhat I need to know Have experience across Agile approaches and behaviours Understand both flow- and iteration- based approaches and when theyshould be used Have a first level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I) and anyother relevant agile qualifications and training Have experience playing the Team Facilitator/Scrum Master role withinan agile environment applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory Have good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation,continuous improvement, empowerment, self-organisation and ways toincrease transparency Be knowledgeable of numerous well documented patterns and techniquesfor completing the Scrum frameworkWhat I need to show Be a pro-active, self-motivated, confident person with goodorganisational and communication skills with strong attention to detail Demonstrate your experience across Agile approaches and behaviours Know when to use and how to implement both flow- and iteration- based approaches Show your passion for working with colleagues and getting the best outof them Be diplomatic while in negotiations & troubleshooting Maintain a high standard of attention to detail with clarity of communication Stay calm under pressure while giving clear direction in our fastmoving environment Play the Team Facilitator/Scrum Master role applying Scrum principles,practices, and theory Show your good skills and knowledge of servant leadership,facilitation, continuous improvement, empowerment, self-organisation andways to increase transparency Demonstrate your extensive knowledge of numerous well documentedpatterns and techniques for completing the Scrum frameworkResources available to me You will have access to the Lead Agile Coach who will work closelywith you You will have access to other experienced Scrum Masters hat you willwork closely with You will also have other experts suc h as the pool of Lead AgileCoaches, Heads of Technology and Product experts to support you You will have an influence on how our engineering tools budget isspent (500K+) You will have access to training budgetsWhat decisions I can make Make decisions on team development and improvement How KPIs and metrics should be set, recorded and reported Process improvements#LI-JV1 - provided by Dice AGILE, LOGISTICS, SCRUM