Agile Coach - Scrum Master, Project Manager, Scrum, Software, Jira, Financial Services

Job title : Agile Coach - Scrum Master, Project Manager, Scrum, Software, Jira, Financial Services
Location : Northampton
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits: Corporate Package + Bonus
Sector : Sell Side
Contact : Tom Herbert
Call : 020 7763 7090
Email : email Tom
Reference : BH-17403-1
Agile Coach - Scrum Master, Project Manager, Scrum, Software, Agile process, Financial Services
My Client,  a leading global financial services organisation is seeking an Agile Coach / Scrum Master to join their Northampton based office on a permanent basis.
You will be acting as a custodian of the agile process providing advice, support and continuous improvement. You will be tasked with the redesign of how teams work and build out capabilities with the goal of helping the business to deliver high value by setting up Agile feature teams across various projects and programmes as well as the organisation and leading of Scrum teams. Further to this, you will be managing multiple workstreams and dependencies across the wider portfolio, landing change across the estate. You will be specifically deployed on a high profile Payments acquiring programme, responsible for the support of a wide range of business which has high visibility across the organisation, and you will be playing a key part in the organisation and re-design of the delivery teams focused on this programme.
To be successful in this role you will need;
  • Proven experience setting up Agile feature Teams
  • Proven experience as an Agile Coach / Scrum Master
  • Background in project management / business analysis / software development is highly beneficial
  • Excellent stakeholder management
  • Ability to coach and develop employees
  • Previous experience in the Financial Services or a Blue Chip company 
This is an excellent opportunity to join a top tier organisation, spearheading an Agile transformation across a key portfolio.

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