Now you follow Senior Scrum Master - Originations. You can view all the Vacancies you follow on your profile.

Senior Scrum Master - Originations

Agile
Kanban
Ruby
Scrum

Description

Senior Scrum Master

Funding Circle brings together small businesses and investors in a way that is truly revolutionary. The driving force behind our product is our engineering team; we are using open source technologies like Ruby & Clojure to build a new platform that is elegant and sustainable. We are also creating scalable AWS cloud infrastructure on a global scale, and we want you to be a part of it!

Our mission: to build a better financial world.

Description

Would you describe yourself as a pro-active, seasoned, tactical, and pragmatic Scrum Master who thrives on helping teams delivering business outcomes? If your answer is yes, you’re going to fit right in with our team. We’re looking for a Scrum Master to support our Global Delivery Team. We are a group of creative and ambitious individuals whose bread and butter is delivering great products, solving business problems, learning new technologies and fostering a collaborative and inclusive environment - we’re looking for partners in crime who feel the same.

Bird’s eye view of the role:

  • Be a servant-leader: as the Scrum Master you will use agile techniques to embed agile principles, practices and theory, to support the team in achieving successful delivery and delighting customers
  • You'll be responsible for making sure a Scrum team lives by the values and practices of continuous throughput or delivery
  • You'll be part of creating an environment of trust and safety, encouraging continuous learning and adaptation
  • You'll guide the team to perform at their best, including sustainable quality, predictability and efficiency, removing any impediments to progress, facilitating ceremonies
  • You'll be the protector of the team while encouraging greater levels of team maturity.
  • You'll be the process owner for the team and will support and educate the Product Owner to refine and maintain the product backlog

Our ideal candidate:

  • Is a Scrum Master who truly believes in the principles of Agile; not just the processes.
  • Has knowledge of various well-documented patterns and techniques
  • Has a personal passion for continuous learning, innovation and best practice
  • Is relentlessly pro-active in unblocking their team(s)
  • Has a technical background; ideally as a developer
  • Leads teams towards self-organisation, to predictably deliver and continuously improve
  • Can demonstrate ability to facilitate estimation and prioritisation and to handle multiple conflicting requirements
  • Has experience in product delivery using a broad cross­-section of Agile and XP practices

Brownie points for:

  • Experience working in a data and/or data warehousing environment
  • Experience working in financial services or other highly regulated industry
  • Demonstrable experience with Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, LESS and another Agile methodologies

Why Join Us?

Happy employees are productive employees, that’s why we offer a hearty benefits package. From learning and development and commuter stipends, to a competitive salary, equity, and health benefits, we’ve got you covered! That being said, have you heard about what we're doing?! Our mission is what really motivates us to come to work each day:

  • We're supporting small business, the engine of economic growth.
  • We're helping facilitate higher yields for investors and lower interest rates for borrowers.
  • We can fund loans extremely quickly, all online!
  • We have a clear competitive advantage globally in areas like domain expertise and regulatory processes.

At Funding Circle, we celebrate and support the differences that make you, you. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer. We truly believe that diversity makes us better.

common.workspaces

Benefits

Bike to work scheme
Bike to work scheme
Dental care
Dental care
Eye care vouchers
Eye care vouchers
Free Breakfast
Free Breakfast
Fresh fruit delivered to the office
Fresh fruit delivered to the office
Gym allowance
Gym allowance
Heathcare
Heathcare
Life & Disability Assurance
Life & Disability Assurance
Social clubs
Social clubs