Scrum Master

Scrum Master

Medici Ventures is looking for a Scrum Master who will lead the team by coaching Agile principles and implementing Scrum methodologies to remove impediments, promote self-organization and build trust in Scrum. They will reflect the team’s work in Jira, providing transparency and consistency to build the trust of their development teams.

What You Will Do

  • Guiding the team through effective self-organization

  • Assessing the Scrum maturity of the team and organization then providing coaching to achieve higher levels of maturity

  • Determining the most effective solution to team impediments and following through with their removal

  • Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, judgment, or retribution, with an emphasis on problem-solving

  • Facilitating the completion of work without coercion, assigning, or dictating tasks and ensuring the work is visible to stakeholders

  • Assisting with internal and external communication

  • Supporting the Product Owner with grooming and maintaining the product backlog

  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management.

  • Follow legal policies as directed.

What You Should Have

  • Experience performing the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team that was diligently applying Agile principles, Scrum practices, and theory

  • Passion for creative, resourceful problem solving, with a focus on simplicity

  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate team growth

  • Experience introducing Scrum to team members, as well as adopting and improving existing Scrum teams

  • Experience with JIRA or similar agile project management software

  • Technical understanding of the software development process

  • Expert level written and oral communication skills

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

What We Hope You Have

  • Knowledge of and proficiency in servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency

  • Knowledge of various well-documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach(example: numerous Burndown technologies, various Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc)

  • Certified Scrum Master

  • Experience with cryptocurrencies and associated trading markets

  • Experience building products related to the financial and/or cryptocurrency markets

  • Clear understanding of the fundamentals of blockchain technology

  • Experience delivering products related to property, capital markets, money and banking, identity, or voting

What We Offer

  • LEED Gold Certified 19-acre Campus & Global HQ 

  • Onsite Daycare Center 

  • 401k (6% match)

  • Onsite Health Clinic

  • Tuition Reimbursement, Leadership development Program, & Mentorship Program

  • Onsite Fitness Center with group fitness classes and trainers

  • Onsite Cafe with additional Coffee Shop and Juice Bar

  • Indoor Bike Storage

  • Medical, Dental, Vision coverage

  • Onsite Greenhouse, providing fresh fruits & vegetables for our cafe

  • Life Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability coverage

  • Overstock Women's Network (OWN)

*Benefits vary based on position, tenure, location, and employee election

Equal Employment Opportunity:

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates.  This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status (including Vietnam era veterans), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.

RaeLynn Forcella