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Scrum Master

Scrum Master 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

Currently, we are looking for a remote Scrum Master to join our team.

Responsibilities

  • Strongly serving and supporting the Product Owner and Development Team in their quest to do everything possible to delight customers
    • Providing support to the team using a servant leadership style and leading by example. Ability to personify Scrum and Agile
      • Guiding and Coaching the Team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers
        • Guiding and Coaching the Team on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks and on how to get the most out of it
          • Guiding and Coaching the Team Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organization and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable for the team and organization
            • Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments e.g. by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment
              • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem solving
                • Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work
                  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution
                    • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information

                      Requirements

                      • 2+ years of proven experience in Scrum Master role
                        • Scrum Master certification: CSM and/or PSM
                          • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team apart from other relevant experience in the software development sector
                            • Excellent skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
                              • Experience of numerous well-documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, support, etc.)
                                • Experience being Scrum Master in a variety of contexts (different team sizes, different organizations, different cultures, co-located vs. distributed, etc.)
                                  • The ability to distinguish between what "is Scrum" what is "not Scrum"
                                    • Appropriate use of written, verbal and non-verbal communication in Scrum events. Able to coach team to use multiple communication channels to improve value delivery
                                      • Experience with workflow/process and tracking tools that support Scrum
                                        • Track record of continued and recent education in Scrum, including training, conferences, user groups, self-study, etc.
                                          • Knowledge of other approaches discussed in the Agile space: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.
                                            • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games
                                              • Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team
                                                • Previous experience as a collaborative leader

                                                  Benefits in eligible locations

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                                                  For you

                                                  • Voluntary health insurance for you (100% covered) and your family (with corporate discount)
                                                  • Individual sessions with professional psychologists and coaches
                                                  • Free corporate sports and wellness programs
                                                  • Stable income
                                                  • Paid time off
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                                                  For your comfortable work

                                                  • 100% remote work forever
                                                  • Free licensed software
                                                  • Possibility to work on your own device (BYOD)
                                                  • Stable workload
                                                  • Relocation opportunities
                                                  • Flexible engagement models
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                                                    For your growth

                                                    • Free trainings for technical and soft skills
                                                    • Access to LinkedIn Learning platform
                                                    • Language courses
                                                    • Access to internal and external e-Libraries
                                                    • Certification opportunities
                                                    • Skill advisory service

                                                      40 hrs/week

                                                      Hours per week

                                                      12+ months

                                                      Project length

                                                      Belarus, Colombia, Mexico, Ukraine

                                                      Locations eligible for the position