agile iteration manager - glasgow

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£ 40,000 per year
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£ 40,000 per year
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Iteration Manager (Agile) - Glasgow

Are you passionate about Agile? Are you seeking a move to an organisation working on large scale digital transformation and development projects? If so, this could be a great option for you…

You will be responsible for coaching and managing the processes for the agile delivery team around the values and best practices of Agile, helping the team to perform at their best. You'll help remove blockers, report on progress and run meetings. You will develop valuable relationships with the Product Teams to ensure the backlog is well managed whilst minimising excess work in progress.

What you'll be responsible for:-

* Work in partnership with the Agile team, ensuring functionality is delivered in line with the business and project priorities
* Support and educate the Product team (Owners and Managers) on grooming and maintaining the product backlog
* Provide support around estimating by the team in line with agile principals, prioritised by the Product team, gathering metrics around work completion and build forecasts etc.
* Report on progress, forecasting, risk and issue management
* Ensure the Agile team works in line with predefined processes and guidelines, always looking to refine and improve them along the way

What you'll need (skills and experience)

* Excellent understanding of Agile iterative development
* Strong knowledge and understanding of various software development processes
* Understanding of backlog tracking
* Excellent communication and mentoring skills Desirable Skills / Experience:
* Previous experience in a team lead or management role
* Knowledge and/or experience with Agile techniques, for example TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Usability Testing etc.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing organisation at a time of change and transformation. Please send an up to date copy of you CV for immediate consideration.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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