Scrum Master

About Overproof

Overproof is a business intelligence company that helps customers in the beverage alcohol industry create, execute and analyze winning brand strategies.

We bring together the power of “big data”, Overproof’s proprietary market insights and our customer’s business data to maximize our customer’s success going to market.

Our commercial planning and brand management platform gives customers access to insights, methodologies, networks and tracking tools that help build business success. At the core of our company is the belief that smarter metrics lead to actionable insights, which inform better decisions, which in turn fuel business growth.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job Description

Overproof is looking for a Scrum Master to join our Software Development team.

The scrum master is responsible for ensuring the team lives agile values and principles and follows the processes and practices that the team agreed they would use.

Importantly, the Scrum Master plays a vital role in helping the team deliver Overproof’s signature product on time, and according to specifications.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

RESPONSIBILITIES:

On a day-to-day basis, the responsibilities of this role include:

  • Perform the role of Project Manager/Scrum Master and demonstrate leadership on Scrum/Agile best practices
  • Organize and facilitate program increment planning sessions
  • Plan and execute sprint-based delivery schedules
  • Ensure a fully groomed back-log exists and is managed
  • Facilitate routine stand-up meetings to ensure the team is aligned on daily goals and objectives
  • Identify impediments and assist the team with removing roadblocks to ensure successful sprint-based deliveries
  • Drive for successful demos (planning and execution)
  • Hold retrospective sessions and ensure clear action items result
  • Ensure full transparency and visibility across the organization

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of experience on a similar role
  • This person needs to be able to multitask and work comfortably in a fast pace environment
  • Problem solver with a great sense of ownership
  • BS or MS in Math, Science, Engineering, Business Administration or similar work experience
  • Scrum certification is a plus
  • Strong ability in leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Ability to apply Scrum principles, practices, and theory and to coach developers and stakeholders on such principles