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Brandwatch

Scrum Master
Brighton, United Kingdom, GB – Internet, Computer Software

The Product team are passionate about making sure we develop the best possible products for our clients. We are a bunch of Product Owners who love talking to our clients about their use cases and then turning those into great features with the development teams. Our Scrum Masters make sure all of this is delivered in an agile and iterative way and that developers can get on with developing.

As we continue our fast expansion, we are hiring a Scrum Master to join the product development team and help us deliver amazing products. We are looking for someone who can show a clear passion for Scrum, can enable teams to be their very best and deliver quickly.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Running the Scrum process for 2 – 3 teams
  • Understanding each team’s project requirements and technical constraints by working in alignment with the Agile group, Team Leads and Product Owners
  • Working with the Product Owners to manage changes throughout the development process
  • Communicating problems and risks to the Agile group and wider organisation in order to reach appropriate resolutions
  • Effective coaching of team members on good agile practices
  • Reporting on progress throughout the projects and upon request
  • Ensuring a good level of team productivity based on metrics such as velocity and product released
  • Ensuring good time keeping and efficiency for Scrum ceremonies and other meetings
  • Working with Scrum Masters and other engineering staff to coordinate practices and changes and allow knowledge sharing
  • Working in alignment with the Agile Group vision
  • Acting as administrator for JIRA for the relevant teams
  • Helping to maintain the current company culture and positive working environment

Our Culture:

  • Small teams of skilled people, in a friendly and relaxed environment
  • Quiet hours for developers so you can work uninterrupted throughout the morning
  • Work with people all over the world
  • “Funky Friday” takes place every other week giving you 10% of your time to work on something new, reading groups, tech talks, generous training and conference budgets, and any technical books you need

Our Perks:

  • All the usual start-up temptations…cupboards bursting with snacks (a range to satisfy all taste buds), fruit boxes, drinks fridges… and of course coffee.
  • Innovation time put aside to work on your own projects
  • A company that values creativity and cares about its staff
  • An environment where constant innovation and having fun are required
  • A flat company structure where everyone’s voice can be heard
  • Opportunities to develop your career
  • Macbook Pro
  • 25 days paid holiday
  • Bike to work scheme & childcare vouchers
  • Employer pension contribution from August 2015

No salary provided

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