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Scrum Master

Posted: 19 Feb 2020 Closes: 1 Mar 2020
Southampton Competitive
Permanent & Full-time carnival-uk/20200219122618

Carnival UK (CUK) has big plans for the future! Already the market leader, CUK (which operates the P&O Cruises and Cunard Brands) will grow by 50% by 2022 as we add new ships to the fleet and further transform the industry by making cruising a mainstream holiday for UK guests.

Exceptional, passionate people are at the heart of this journey, as we are currently recruiting for a Scrum Master to join the CUK Technology department on a permanent basis. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and generous employee discounts on voyages we want your career with us to be a successful and enjoyable one. This is your chance to join us as we write our next chapter!


The Role

As a Scrum Master, you will engage and embody Agile principles by leading the transition from Waterfall to Agile delivery. The Scrum Master role is responsible for driving the team; facilitating processes and execution, removing impediments, managing risks, and driving relentless improvement.

Please see the job description attached for all of the role’s nuts and bolts!

About You

We would expect you to be a certified SAFe Scrum Master with a proven track record delivering digital projects and products from medium/large size complex IT and business change portfolio. You will be a servant leader, who is effective at change management through strong coordination, communication and organisation skills. You will work closely with the Agile Coach to coach and influence various cross-functional teams and stakeholders.

We would expect you to be a natural at empowering SME teams to focus on the success of the team through infectious energy, active listening and string relationship building.

About Us

This role has been levelled at CUK07.

One of our core organisational values is that we are 'better together' and that’s why we’re working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture; where difference is respected and valued and where our people can be themselves. Inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do so we welcome applications from everyone. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.

Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises & Cunard. We provide unforgettable holiday experiences and operate a winning culture to achieve standout success.

Our Cunard ships have been defining sophisticated ocean travel for over 175 years. Our ships have always been The Most Famous Ocean Liners in the World.  We continue our legacy of luxury ocean travel with our flagship Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth, with Queen Mary 2 providing the only regularly scheduled transatlantic service between Southampton and New York. In 2022 our fourth Queen will join our Cunard fleet.

P&O Cruises has seven ships, including our flagship Britannia which joined our fleet in March 2015.  Our two new ships, the largest in the UK market, will join the fleet in 2020 and 2022, meaning we can offer more experiences tailored to British tastes - combining genuine service, a sense of occasion and attention to detail, ensuring passengers have the holiday of a lifetime, every time.

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why extraordinary, passionate people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and incredible employee offers on discounted cruises we want your career with us to be successful and fun. 

Join us on our journey, apply now. 

Scrum Master  

Carnival UK

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