Oh no! This role has already been filled.

Don't worry, we have lots of other exciting jobs for you!

See available jobs in Programme & Project Management Jobs

That job has expired. Here are some similar roles:

Scrum Master

Greater London Contract / 10 months £500 - £525 per day

Scrum Master | 10 month contract | Inside IR35 | £525 per day | London/Swindon (Hybrid working, remote-first)

Reporting into:

Agile Lead

Responsible for:

Championing Ways of Working (WoW) inside Scrum and/or Lean Agile (Kanban) teams, enabling the completion of Sprint Goals to deliver incremental customer value.

Key result areas

* Defines and delivers against Sprint Goals towards quarterly team-level Programme Increments.

* Embeds good Agile practices and associated WoW at team level and influences the department via Agile Community of Practice.

* Discovers and commits Objectives and Key Results at the team level to measure success of WoW changes.

Key tasks

* Performs the role of Scrum Master (or equivalent in Lean Agile) across up to two teams.

* Adopts appropriate Agile frameworks, methods and techniques tailored to the context of the team.

* Undertakes continuous/regular improvements via retrospective techniques of inspection and adaption, agrees measurements and tracks progress towards improvement.

* Undertakes Agile Planning techniques focused on incremental delivery of customer value with team, Product Owner, Product Manager and other valued stakeholders.

Core skills

* Significant experience of at least one, ideally two Agile frameworks and associated methods. Preference given to Scrum and Kanban.

* Able to communicate “why Agile” as well as “how to do Agile”.

* Experience of adopting Lean Principles (eg: focus on value, waste identification and elimination) with examples of successful changes to behaviour and practice yielding positive impact upon customer value delivered.

* Pragmatic / Agnostic Agile: selects methods and techniques best suited to context always in the context of people over process over tool.

* Evolving the team’s WoW to support the business’ North Star and associated key Values

* Experience of scaling Agile WoW across at least two teams using appropriate elements of a core scaling framework such as Disciplined Agile, Nexus, LeSS and/or SAFe.

* Agile Planning focused on incremental delivery of internal and external customer value over volume of work.

* Able to shift from Servant Lead to Leader when initial or follow-up direction is needed to kickstart changes to working patterns or learned behaviour.

* Close working with Product Owner and Product Manager to curate a backlog of options for potential commitment to deliver.

* Ability to challenge and push back to defend the team to ensure focus remains on the safe delivery of value.

* Detailed knowledge of Agile practices and techniques such as (but not limited to) Story Mapping, Impact Mapping, Event Storming and Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD).

* Experience of working in a DevOps environment beneficial.


* Servant Leader: supporting the team in achieving Better Value Sooner Safer Happier.

* Team-level Agile coach: supporting the team to discover options for improving their Agile WoW, and reason why.

* Influencer – can articulate and challenge ideas and concepts relating to agility and/or DevOps in Engineering and Product to better align outputs to outcomes delivering customer value.

* Able to work with a high degree of autonomy with team to determine effective ways to deliver value in an emergent context.

* Encourages autonomy and ownership inside own team.


* Degree-qualified in science, technology or engineering.

* Minimum Agile qualification of either CSM, CSPO, DASM, PSM. PSPO, KMP or equivalent.

* Additional qualification in Lean an advantage.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2208-258573
Salary: £500 - £525 per day
Salary per: day
Job Duration: 10 months
Job Start Date: ASAP
Job Industries: Programme & Project Management Jobs
Job Locations: Greater London
Job Types: Contract

Here are some related jobs


Upload your CV

Upload your CV to our database.

  • Max. file size: 5 MB.
  • Hidden
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Please let us know where you are, or where you would like to be in the world so we can point you in the right direction.

Cookie Consent×

Salt uses cookies to improve the user experience of our site. Cookies allow you to have a more enhanced journey through the site when searching for a specific job or location. Cookies are also used to help us understand how our site is being used. You can find out more about how Salt uses cookies here. By continuing to use the Salt site you are consenting to use our cookies.