Overview

We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment company with over 23 million customers across seven countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Platform Technology department.

The perks

As a valued employee, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. What’s more, you’ll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. As if that’s not enough, our impressive Osterley campus boasts endless subsidised restaurants, on-site cinema, on-site gym, and much more to make your experience with us even more enjoyable.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram.

Your key responsibilities:

As a Scrum Master you will report to the Delivery Manager within the Identity arm of the Core Platform, Platform Technology department.

You will lead and facilitate a small cross-functional scrum that will be responsible for support and development of our Identity platform and services. You will work closely with business product leads, analysts, architects and other scrum teams to bring new functionality and technical improvements to market in tight timescales and working with cutting-edge technologies.

– Work with the team to identify and mitigate issues and risks. Clearly identify and manage external dependencies.
– Grow an effective self-organising, cross-functional and disciplined team.
– Facilitate discussions to create consensus agreement and binding decisions.
– Facilitate the day-to-day process of software development and delivery and ensure the agreed process is adhered to.
– You will coordinate and facilitate daily stand-up meetings, planning games, showcases, and retrospectives.
– Maintain visibility of the right up-to-date information. Track agreed metrics on a regular basis.
– Liaise effectively and manage relationships with Management Team, Product Owners and Stakeholders.
– Collaborate with the Product lead and cross-programme teams to maintain a strategic product roadmap that identifies deliverables and milestones.

Your skills:

– Scrum Mastering – certified or have a consulting background in Agile methods.
– Representing the team in security-based forums.
– Achieving successful software product delivery.
– Growing and facilitating highly motivated and capable teams to deliver innovative software products.
– Establishing credibility with people very quickly.
– Facilitation, participatory decision-making and conflict resolution.
– Light-touch leadership that employs a highly collaborative approach to guide people without controlling
– Effective organisation that reduces the amount of noise, distractions and interruptions.

Ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results? Apply today

We’re happy to talk flexible working

It’s our people that make us Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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