Job title: Delivery Lead/Scrum Master
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Pay interval: Daily
Pay rate from: GBP £450.00
Pay rate to: negotiable
Job published: 28/04/2021
Job ID: 32230
Contact name: Dr Sanjeev Mehta
Contact email:

Job Description

Job Title-Delivery Lead/Scrum Master

Client-Global Consulting Firm

Rate: £450 per day (Outside IR35)

Duration- 3-6 months (Extendable)

Location: Reading (Initially Remote)

Job Description: 

  • Oversee the delivery and support of key technological platforms in customer’s data factory landscape
  • Platforms deliver data science capability
  • Platform team works in a Devops mode and platforms use agile delivery - Kanban for building products
  • The delivery lead would be responsible for working closely with Product Owners, Platform Owners, Data Factory stakeholders, Platform Architects, and development teams
  • The delivery lead would be responsible for developing, reviewing, and finalising product development plans with the identified stakeholders
  • Delivery lead would facilitate the ceremonies prescribed in the chosen methodology i.e. Scrum and Kanban
  • Delivery lead will work closely with other delivery leads for product/platform team to contribute towards the portfolio level planning and management
  • Delivery lead will do the required reporting into Data factory lead and respective platform owners
  • Delivery lead will work closely with the development teams to resolve any blockers, issues or impediments that hinder the delivery
  • Delivery lead will be using Azure Devops for managing and tracking the works across the platform
  • Delivery lead will work closely with the POs and platform owners on onboarding them in ways of working of the platform and living agile values
  • Should be able to contribute towards discussions related to scaling of agile and best practices in scaled agile environment
  • Experienced Agile/Scrum/Kanban practitioner
  • Extensive experience with agile methodology and implementations using agile
  • Experience as a Scrum Master with relevant industry certifications
  • Experience of leading platform teams, developing products would be useful
  • Experience in Geospatial technology/Data Science/Water Utility preferable
  • Scaled agile experience and industry certification would be handy