Contract Type : Permanent
Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do.
We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.
We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.
Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?
Your day to day :
The Scrum Master is responsible for facilitating and improving the process of delivery and operational support using the Scrum method and Agile principles and values.
They will assist the Product Owner in putting together and maintaining the backlog, holding regular refinement and planning sessions.
The role will collect relevant delivery metrics in order to better forecast future delivery and enable informed decision making.
They will adopt a situation coaching style and be a real agent for change in the organisation.
With these activities you will have a great impact on our business :
Key accountabilities and decision ownership :
Facilitate the adoption and implementation of the Scrum process.
Coordinate the flow of work through the team using visualisation boards and delivery data, holding planning / replenishment sessions as needed
Facilitate key Agile events including daily standups, reviews, retrospectives, planning and refining
Work with the team and Product Owner to hold back log refinement sessions and ensure upcoming work is aligned with the project’s measurable outcomes
Support Agile and Scrum principles, assisting team members in continuous improvement
Harness delivery data to produce credible delivery forecasts and progress reporting
Take an active role in the Agile community of practice, being a source of agile knowledge and experience.
Delivery team are able to release quality work at a predictable, sustainable pace.
With these skills you are a great candidate :
Core competencies, knowledge and experience :
Relevant experience as a Scrum Master in a IT environment (minimum 1 year)
Strong communication and facilitation skills
Demonstrable skills in forecasting using delivery data
Strong organisational skills
Must have technical / professional qualifications :
Degree in Information Technology or related fields
Minimum 1 year experience as a Scrum Master for a small / medium IT projects
Desirable : Recognised qualification from one of the established Scrum or Agile professional bodies (Scrum Alliance, Scrum.
org, Lean Kanban University)
Desirable : Active in their local Agile community
Sounds like the perfect job? We’ve got even more to offer :
Work from Home
Medical and dental services
Dedicated employee phone subscription
Special discounts for gyms and retailers
Annual Company Bonus
You get to work with tried and trusted web-technology
Getting in on the ground floor of a technology changing company
Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded.
We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business.
We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.