Scrum Master

Job description

Who are you?

 

You are the guardian of Scrum Team, someone that resolves issues and has control over the scrum processes. 
Your role spans everything from coaching team about agile scrum to delivering successful deliverables.

 

You are someone who needs to be involved in team conflicts (so great communication skills are a must!). You must be actively involved in technical matters thus finding out the gaps and ensuring product owner involvement in business decision and description of the functional flow.

 

The Scum Master role is challenging as it’s the single most hectic job if things do not go well or deadlines couldn’t be kept. Are you up to the challenge?

 

Who are we?

We're an elite team, one of a kind in the Middle East, and we're disrupting the marketing industry . Our team has won several awards and were mentioned in the world's biggest publications such as Forbes, TechCrunch, and more. 

 

We are on a mission to make the internet a better place by fixing (and changing) the way digital marketing works using Artificial Intelligence, and together we're changing the world...one step at a time!

 

Why work with us?

>>> Because we put people first! <<<

 

Some of the benefits of working in Cognitev are:

  • Global company with offices around the world (Dubai, Cairo, London, San Francisco)
  • Our Cairo office is a large villa, with our own pool, and mango trees with an X-Box zone, and a Ping-pong table :) 
  • All our salaries are paid in US Dollars ($)
  • Stock options for all team members
  • Unlimited vacation, work from home
  • Schooling allowance for team members with children
  • Medical Insurance
  • In-house Catering service 
  • Incredible hand-picked team, that is one of the most solid in Egypt.
  • An amazing culture to work in
  • Global product being used by customers around the world (US, Europe, Asia, MENA)
  • And most important, we are changing the world, literally. 

 

Requirements

 

  • The Scrum master is responsible for facilitating the daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings.
  • Should be a friendly communicative person, because when team is moving fast in Agile, communication is the effective force which holds the team together.
  • Needs to forecast the deliverables possible in an iteration, which is based on evidence and reliable source.
  • Needs to be well versed in estimation and planning. Knows how to create useful, reliable and practical plans for software development projects.
  • Ability to shield his team from external distractions and interferences.
  • Scrum master is a servant first, who serves his team members before considering about himself
  • Ninja level experience in JIRA/Confluence