12 Apr 2016

Founder Scrum Master (m/f)

Visual Meta GmbH – Posted by Visual Meta GmbHAnywhere

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Job Description

Visual Meta GmbH is an innovative e-commerce company based in the heart of Berlin, which has grown rapidly since being founded in 2009. In 2011 our company was acquired by the Axel Springer Group, Germany’s leading publishing house.

We run shopping platforms named LadenZeile and ShopAlike worldwide, offering fashion, furniture and a variety of other products to our users. Our service is used by thousands of daily visitors and an ever-increasing number of partner shops.

We are looking for a “Scrum Master (m/f)” that lives and breathes agile development and is excited by the challenge of boosting our productivity. Process management and coaching competencies are characteristics that will make you a valuable agile servant of 2-4 Scrum teams. You will be directly reporting to the managing directors.

Your profile:
• At least one year experience as a Scrum master and in working with agile methodologies
• Exceptional communication and organizational skills, assertiveness and a well-structured way of working
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
• Proven track record in establishing agile methodologies in tech teams
• Data driven personality and very good analytical skills
• Experience using agile tools and/or Scrum templates
• Scrum Master Certification from scrum.org is a plus

Your responsibilities:
• Being responsible for the Scrum teams in terms of processes and coaching
• Ensuring a good level of team productivity based on metrics such as velocity and feature releases
• Coaching of team members on good agile practices and helping them to improve further
• Working closely with the product owners to manage changes throughout the development process
• Being responsible for measuring and managing Scrum artifacts as well as for ensuring the effectiveness of Scrum ceremonies and other meetings
• Overseeing the resolution of actionable impediments and bottlenecks from retrospectives

What we offer:
• A committed, successful and international engineering team in one of the best tech companies in Berlin
• Opportunity to work independently and gain lots of insight into the field of e-commerce
• Continuous training possibilities and room for further personal development
• Flexible working hours and a great office in the heart of Berlin
• Healthy snacks (fruits, cereals), water and hot drinks
• Team events, movie nights, table football, ping-pong, company bikes, etc.

If you are interested in an exciting position within a friendly team, please submit your application in English to the attention of Johannes Schaback, including cover letter, CV, your earliest starting date, salary expectations as well as relevant references, by using the following link: Click here to apply

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Visual Meta GmbH | Schützenstraße 25 | 10117 Berlin
www.ladenzeile.de | www.visual-meta.com

Job Categories: Project Management. Job Types: Founder. Job Tags: agile methods, product management, and scrum.

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