Full-Time

Scrum Master

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Guidepoint

Guidepoint

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides on-demand intelligence and research platform

Consulting

Senior, Expert

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
Agile
Communications
JIRA
SCRUM
Confluence
Requirements
  • 5+ years' experience in a Scrum Master role with strong knowledge in Agile principles and practices
  • Scrum master certification is a plus
  • Experience being scrum master for multiple globally distributed teams
  • Expert knowledgeable of Jira and Confluence, required
  • Working knowledge of OKRs and its implementation in Jira
  • Capable of motivating teams to take ownership of their processes
  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills with the ability to interact at all levels within a global and diverse organization
  • Comfortable and composed working in a high-pressure environment to meet deadlines
  • Strong drive for results, resourceful with ability to prioritize and work independently or in groups
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Consensus building and negotiating skills
Responsibilities
  • Facilitate all ceremonies and planning events for multiple teams
  • Guide the teams to help understand how to estimate features and capabilities
  • Collaborate with external teams to address any blocking issues
  • Work with Product Owners to set OKRs linked to epics in JIRA and ensure a healthy backlog
  • Establish standard set of agile metrics across multiple teams
  • Mentor, motivate and drive process improvements with team members
  • Facilitate retrospectives to help identify areas of opportunity for improvement

Guidepoint is ideally positioned as a leading research enablement platform that enhances decision-making with its innovative technology and comprehensive real-time data. The company boasts a vast network of nearly 1.5 million experts, which significantly benefits employees by fostering a knowledge-rich environment and promoting continuous learning. This unique setup not only facilitates extensive professional growth but also ensures that team members are at the forefront of market trends and insights.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2003

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

26%

Benefits

Competitive salary.

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance.

401(k) with company matching.

Life Insurance (100% Employer Sponsored)

Paid vacation plus 10 legal holidays.

Light snacks and beverages.

Discounted gym memberships.

Commuter Benefits.