wappier is hiring a

Scrum Master (Remote-first)

Kifisia, Greece

WHO WE ARE:

wappier is building the Next Generation of Marketing Technology, by deploying AI and dynamically transforming data-driven intelligence into optimal consumer-centric interactions. By analyzing billions of data facts per day, wappier models, predicts, and influences each consumer’s behavior in real-time. The platform’s machine learning-based 3D data visualization, engagement amplification, next best action and pricing optimization solutions dynamically understand what each consumer needs in order to engage more, stay with a brand longer, convert quicker, and take an action. Enterprises can leverage a sophisticated suite of descriptive analytics to review the past, predictive analytics to forecast the future, and prescriptive analytics to affect future behavior maximizing their revenue and lifetime value for each individual customer.

wappier was founded back in 2016 with a vision to change the martech landscape by a team of 5 tech veterans. We are now a team of 90, with 70% of the company on engineering and data science roles. Backed by first-tier US VCs, and having reached cash-flow profitability, we expect to reach 120 people by Q4 2021 and 200 a year later.

The best is yet to come, come grow with us!

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

We are looking to expand our product development team with a dedicated Scrum Master role that will help us to apply the best Agile methodology principles. The ideal candidate should have broad experience in developing complex products and applications using the Agile methodology in general and Scrum framework specifically utilizing cross-functional and functional teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Guide and coach multiple Scrum teams on how to use Scrum framework practices and principles to deliver high-quality products and services to our customers.
  • Get team to a high performing level by recognizing areas of strength and improvement and employing appropriate coaching and development techniques.
  • Responsible for ensuring Scrum is understood and the team adheres to Scrum theory, practice, and guidelines.
  • Work with Scrum Team, as well as internal and external stakeholders, to influence and drive decision making and support the organizational project or product teams.
  • Resolve team impediments with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization.
  • Work with product owners to handle backlogs, new requests, and timelines.
  • Facilitate and support all scrum events: Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective.
  • Ensure deliverables are according quality standards set at the end of each sprint
  • Contribute to the advancement and improvement of Agile practices within the organization.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Informatics/Computer Science, Business or a related discipline
  • 3+ years of professional experience on the Scrum Master role for a software development team
  • Excellent knowledge of Scrum methodology and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, continuous integration, backlog refinement, etc.)
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of software development life cycle and procedures as well as of traditional project management principles and practices
  • Knowledge of UST refinement, story splitting, estimation, velocity, retrospection, and other Scrum techniques
  • Excellent communication, organizational and time-management skills
  • Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability
  • Team player

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE SHOULD HAVE:

  • Previous experience as a Scrum Master working for a SaaS product
  • Good knowledge of other Agile frameworks (Kanban, Crystal, XP etc.)
  • Scrum Master or Agile certification will be considered a plus

Benefits

At wappier we are growing our team with the vision of having top performers who contribute directly to the growth of the company.

We offer:

  1. Stock option incentive plan
  2. Private health insurance plan for you and your dependents
  3. Annual training budget allocated to certifications and courses of your choice
  4. Employee referral bonus scheme
  5. Online yoga sessions

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.