Overview

Are you passionate about Agile software development, and want to develop your skills as a Scrum Master in a growing, ambitious technology company? DeepCrawl is a large-scale web site crawler used by many leading companies. Our many customers depend on DeepCrawl to improve user experience, manage change, and improve search engine performance. Your role as Scrum Master is to help continuously improve the development process for our growing tech teams.

Our team is built foremost on constant learning, supporting each other, and loving working together. A great team environment supports us in building great technology. We’re always exploring new ideas and tech, and continuously improving our development process.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Plan and host the sprint planning, demo, retrospective, and daily standup meetings for two development teams
  • Identify blockers preventing team members from completing their work
  • Actively solicit employees in other teams or departments to help remove blockers
  • Work with product owners to clarify specifications and maintain the product backlog
  • Maintain JIRA and other scrum tools
  • Mentor team members in their roles and the processes of scrum
  • Evangelize scrum across the company

Skills & Requirements

Essential:

  • At least 1 year experience as Scrum Master in a company dutifully applying the scrum methodology
  • Skilled in conflict resolution, continuous improvement, facilitation, and servant leadership
  • Knowledge of common development practices such as TDD, pair programming, and user
  • stories
  • Some experience with JIRA
  • Good mentoring ability
  • Excellent spoken and written English

Desirable:

  • Scrum Master certification (CSM, CSP, PSM)
  • Good knowledge of JIRA

Benefits

  • Flexible Working
  • 10% time on your own projects or learning
  • Share options
  • Free fresh fruit delivery

About DeepCrawl

DeepCrawl is a sophisticated crawling service, used by the world’s largest brands and SEO agencies to find and monitor many problems with their sites — ultimately making them easier to find and use. We believe that by providing powerful tools to improve web sites, we make the web a better place for everyone. As an established but still fast-growing startup, we’ve got big ambitions to continue our growth and expansion into new markets, and be the tool of choice for SEO, digital marketing and beyond.

Tagged as: Agile, scrum master