Scrum Master

  • Engineering
  • Remote job

Scrum Master

Job description


Xapo is a leading Bitcoin wallet that provides the tools you need to purchase bitcoins, then manage them through our easy -to - use online wallet, or store them in Xapo’s free ultra-secure vault. Xapo is one of the biggest custodian of BTC in the world. We offer the most secure, regulated and convenient option for institutions. Xapo is backed up by top venture capital firms, and VC investors of Xapo are among the top VC firms in Silicon Valley and the world.


We are experiencing rapid growth and we want to ensure the continuous provision of quality support to our customers. We are currently looking for a Scrum Master to work with our development teams.

Requirements


RESPONSIBILITIES

Looking to increase our Development team significantly and with this, we require a Scrum Master / Product Delivery to oversee Application Development Product Delivery. You are the Scrum Master that oversees the Application Development Team. Ensuring the team meets their objects and product delivery timelines.

You will have management responsibility of a team of developers. You are tech savvy enough to help drive delivery of multiple ongoing projects and offer solutioning when a tech problem arise. Know how to deal with issues, get it resolved and move on, don`t get stuck in the weeds.


The ideal candidate


· Exhibits the Lean-Agile mindset with excitement and energy

· Is experienced as a Scrum Master to multiple teams

· Has the ability to build cross-functional relationships at all levels in a distributed environment

· Is a teacher and a mentor in scrum and agile to the delivery teams, Product Owner and the organization, gaining trust and scalability of the adaptation of scrum across the organization

· Seeks cross-functional alignment on product dependencies and helps synchronize deliveries by minimizing impacts to the teams

· Understands the Software Development Life Cycle and release management

· Is proactive and has the autonomy to efficiently facilitate team’s work delivery with minimum supervision

· Diplomatically handles all conflicts to resolution as a servant leader

· Supports the development team and Product Owner in the creation of immediate product roadmap at team and program level, reporting on status of delivery and responding in real time to changes in direction

· Identifies opportunities to improve team’s predictability and productivity, focusing on continuous learning and optimization


Education and/or Experience:

Must Have Skills:


5+ years of IT Recruitment

Strong behavioral based interviewing skills - (>5Y)

Experience with Bamboohr will be an added advantage

Excellent client service/ relationship mgmt skills

Blend of Corporate recruiting and agency experience

Excellent communications and presentation skills


Nice To Have Skills:

Scrum Master / Agile Certification a Plus

PMP certification

Bitcoins or Financial Services experience