Scrum Master - Payments - Dublin

Job Title: Scrum Master - Payments - Dublin
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Salary: €400 - €450 per day
Reference: 71707 - ITENG - KSB_1527605913
Contact Name: Kelvin Ball
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 29, 2018 15:58

Job Description


Our client, a leading financial company based in Dublin has the opportunity for a Scrum Master with Payments experience to work on an initial 6 month contract. Reporting directly to the Development Manager, the Scrum Master is a core member of the Delivery team for new product development and implementation.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

* A strong background in financial services and a proven ability to quickly understand the business strategy and objectives
* Must have strong understanding of UK payments landscape and real time payments
* Significant experience of business analysis in an agile environment
* An IT background with solid grounding in technology is essential
* Experience of developing high quality user stories and acceptance criteria for multiple business processes having multiple product owners in an organisation new to agile development methodology
* 3+ years in the role of Scrum Master, XP coach, or Agile servant leader
* Communication, group dynamics, collaboration and continuous improvement are - core being best practice driven
* Kanban practitioner, Scrum Certified or Six Sigma certification a plus
* 2.1 or higher in a related discipline from an academic institution; Masters a plus
* Experience of specification by example is also a plus
* Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
* Agile/scrum certification