Project Manager / Scrum Master / Release Manager

Job Title: Project Manager / Scrum Master / Release Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £400 - £450 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JS/SJ/220317_1490201961
Contact Name: Sean Johnston
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2017 16:59

Job Description

Handle are working with a global cross-platform media organisation to identify a hybrid PM / Scrum MAster / Release Manager.

Project Manager / Scrum Master / Release Manager

  • Responsibilities:
    • Manage the releases of various BAU (Business As Usual) project releases across different regions and across different platforms (Web, Android and iOS)
    • Liaise with Dev Ops and the Business on the release schedule and the scope
    • Manage the resourcing for issues reported as "critical" that require development resources
    • Manage the bugs reported by various stakeholder via Smart Sheets and JIRA
    • Look after approx 10 developers
  • Characteristics
    • Fast thinker and problem solver
    • Proficient with JIRA and Confluence
    • Technically savvy, ideally with technical background but not a "must have" requirement for the role
    • Hands-on, ideally Scrum Master
    • Must understand different technologies, deployment process, and software life cycle
    • Need to be able to communicate clearly with technical and non-technical audience
    • Related previous experience working with internal team of developers and stakeholders (and not 3rd party suppliers)
    • Digital agency background desired but not a "must have" for the role

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.