Dev Lead / Scrum Master

GAME Credits

Posted 3 months ago

Dev Lead

This is a full-time position at GAME and the successful candidate will have a background in running daily scrums and acting in the capacity of a scrum master. You will help move along the progress of our front and back end developers, assist with blocking issues and assigning of tasks. A working knowledge of blockchain and specifically Ethereum is important.

Aligning with the leadership team’s goals and taking part in prioritizing features with realistic launch dates is also a key area of this role. The job is remote and you will have some amount of freedom in how you operate provided the day-to-day management of the development team runs smoothly.

We are looking for an experienced Scrum Master and developer lead to oversee and guide our scrum team at GAME Credits. The Scrum Master’s responsibilities include ensuring that development teams follow scrum framework values and agile practices, mentoring and motivating the teams to improve processes, facilitating meetings and decision-making processes, and eliminating team impediments. 

To be successful as a Scrum Master, you should have a firm grasp of agile practices and the ability to effectively manage and mentor development teams. An outstanding Scrum Master should have excellent interpersonal, project management, and problem-solving skills. Additionally, we are looking for someone who can help guide our team technically in a senior web developer role. 

Scrum Master Responsibilities:

  • Using agile methodology values, principles, and practices to plan, manage, and deliver solutions.
  • Training, mentoring, and supporting scrum teams to follow agile values, principles, and practices.
  • Determining and managing tasks, issues, risks, and action items.
  • Scheduling and facilitating scrum events, meetings, and decision-making processes.
  • Monitoring progress and performance and helping teams to make improvements.
  • Planning and organizing demos and product/system testing.
  • Ensuring the proper use of collaborative processes and removing impediments for the scrum team.
  • Tracking project processes, deliverables, and financials.
  • Preparing and presenting status reports to stakeholders.
  • Ability to understand complex cloud architectures and lead a team by assigning tasks appropriately.

Scrum Master Responsibilities:

  • Working knowledge of Typescript, Javascript, node js framework, React, Redis, and blockchain technologies.
  • Solid software engineering design skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or a relevant field preferred.
  • Certified Scrum Master, SAFe preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master or in a similar role.
  • Working knowledge of agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks, such as Scrum or Kanban, to deliver solutions.
  • Leadership and management experience.
  • Excellent people and project management skills.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

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