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Scrum Master



Scrum Master
Cork, Ireland
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Job ID: JOB-13293

Junior Scrum Master

Our biotech client are looking to recruit a Scrum Co-ordinator for their site in Cork

About the Role

The Scrum Coordinator is required for the MES Project to help implement Agile/Scrum Methodology and best practices in a GMP environment. The MES System supports Electronic Batch Records, Weigh and Dispense and electronic logbooks for the tracking of equipment used at large multi-national Biotech manufacturing facility in Cork.

The Scrum Coordinator is responsible for developing the Support Team by helping team members to improve ways of working, better coordinate effort, apply practices for developing technical expertise, remove impediments, estimate/measure their work, and improve KPIs. There will be a need for hands-on assistance to build and maintain roadmaps, schedules, Kanban systems (in Jira), facilitate Scrum Events, and contribute on Continuous improvement initiatives.  

Also, the Scrum Coordinator is expected to help the team to raise awareness and experiment with Service Management (ITIL) and DevOps practices.



  • Guide and coach the team, stakeholders and organization to follow Agile/ITIL/DevOps best practices
  • Provide hands on management and coaching of scrum teams in all aspects of Scrum
  • Help the team assess their ‘Scrum Maturity’ and coaches them to higher levels of maturity, at a sustainable pace
  • Ensure the teams are following the principles of scrum which includes self-direction, collaboration and self-organised to ensure consistency in project delivery
  • Remove impediments internally and externally to the team to ensure they deliver their sprint and release goals.
  • Encourage and guide the team to always meet commitments and continually improve
  • Facilitate discussion, decision-making and conflict resolution.
  • Assist with internal communication and improve transparency
  • Works to build trust, both within the team and from stakeholders
  • Provides project management services to various team members



  • Experienced with Service Management (ITIL) and IT in general
  • Knowledge on DevOps principles and practices
  • Knowledge and experience with Agile techniques (specially Kanban systems and roadmaps)
  • Strong experience in Sprint Planning
  • Must be self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks.
  • Must be a team player
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Agile approaches – Kanban, Scrum, XP, etc.
  • Scrum Master certification a distinct advantage
  • ITIL certification a distinct advantage


For further information on this Scrum Master role in Cork please contact Dee Curley on 086 7902191 / [email protected]


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