At WorkFusion, we're building software products that are changing the world & transforming the workplace, for the better. Our technology automates data intensive repetitive work so people can be freed from the mundane to pursue the meaningful, while companies can grow further & customers can be served faster & better.
WorkFusion is widely recognized as the world leader in intelligent process automation with its Intelligent Automation Cloud which combines RPA, machine learning & work analytics in one unrivaled platform that is easy to deploy & unlimited to scale. We compete in the fastest growing segment in software & are growing at record pace with customers spanning the globe. Our headquarters are in New York City (on Wall Street) with operations all over the world.
Our teams are dedicated to building & marketing AI-powered software for all business types, ranging from high growth startups to large enterprises with particular focus on banking, insurance, healthcare, retail, consumer products, energy, high-tech & transportation.
WorkFusion is seeking a Scrum Master to serve as a leader & a coach for various teams - helping them to apply the principles of Agile & become more effective at delivering software. This is a highly pro-active & motivated individual with strong facilitation & problem-solving skills. The Scrum Master builds trusting relationships, keeps an eye on team health, promotes solid collaboration across the product development team & organization. The Scrum Master organizes & runs Agile events using creative facilitation strategies.
Create environment for teams to succeed by coaching Agile principles & values when problems are raised & solved
Embody agility using a servant leadership approach & leading by example
Coach & mentor team members on Agile standards & best practices, e.g, Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.
Build self-organized teams coaching them in continuous improvement, cross-functionality, risk identification, dependency management, conflict resolution, shared responsibilities, & software craftsmanship
Help teams agree on a coordination mechanism
Support & educate the Product Owner with respect to refining & managing the product backlog
Help the team continuously improve their interactions, practices, & process through valuable inspect & adapt practices
Facilitate Scrum events & activities as necessary & ensure the team is realizing value from them (including Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, Retrospective & Backlog Refinement)
Apply top-notch modern development practices & introduce these to the team
2+ years experience working as a dedicated Scrum Master in a software development company
Professional Scrum Master certification
Deep understanding of Agile techniques & engineering practices: User Stories, TDD, Continuous Integration & Deployment, Continuous Testing, Automated Testing, Agile Games
Good knowledge of servant leadership principles, natural skills in facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continuous improvement & empowerment
Understanding of intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach, & familiarity with techniques to resolve these gaps
Excellent writing/listening skills, good presentation skills