Scrum Master : Elekta

Crawley, West Sussex
23 Feb 2021
23 Mar 2021
Full Time





The Scrum Master is a servant leader and coach for the teams on the Agile Release Train (ART). They help educate the team in Scrum, Kanban, and SAFe, ensuring that the agreed development processes are being followed. They also help remove impediments and foster an environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement. They have a solid grasp of how to scale Lean and Agile practices and understand the unique opportunities and challenges associated with facilitating and continuously aligning a large program.




Key Responsibilities


Playing the role of scrum master and agile coach for one or more teams


Work with the teams to improve say/do commitments


Work closely with functional management to highlight and help remove impediments impacting development teams


Escalate risks and issues needing management attention


Help manage dependencies between delivery teams


Radiating information that ensures team's progress/success are highly visible to stakeholders and the team (backlogs, metrics, etc.).


Mentoring and supporting less experienced scrum masters.


Creating a positive and open culture where creativity and innovation can flourish.


Coaching the team on agile practices and effective ceremony execution (standups, estimation, backlog grooming, demonstrations, retrospectives — inspect and adapt workshops).


Holding clinics to teach agile concepts and create communities of practice across the organization.


Improving team's engineering quality practices by encouraging TDD, pair programming, test automation, continuous integration, and collective ownership.




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Significant hands-on Scrum Master experience


Agile experience in Scrum, Lean, Kanban, XP Practices and/or SAFE


Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels


Ability to work with technical teams


Ability to build and maintain strong collaborative relationships


Ability to enact change quickly


Strong leadership and conflict resolution skills


Proficient in MS Office


Experience in hardware or complex systems engineering strongly preferred


Experience with CA Agile Central (Rally) or JIRA and SharePoint desired




Bachelor's degree in related discipline


SAFe SASM, RTE or other advanced certification preferred