Scrum Master at Swyftx

Full-Time, R&D, Milton, Brisbane, AU brisbane full-time
Posted 24 days ago

Swyftx is an innovative fin-tech scale-up, rapidly building a name for itself as Australia’s most feature-rich and best-priced digital currency exchange. With over 350,000 users and growing fast, we are building an exceptional team to support this fantastic growth. We’re putting our people’s values, and our customer’s experience first, with our sights set on becoming Australia’s largest cryptocurrency trading platform and next billion-dollar success story.

Our platform is evolving continuously, and we work hard to uphold our high standards for new and improved features. To support our growth, Swyftx is searching for a Scrum Master to lead project delivery in an agile and collaborative environment.

About the opportunity:

The Scrum Master Will be driving the agile process while working with product owners and engineers. You’ll bring a passion for agile frameworks which includes strong knowledge of Scrum with a proven track record in project delivery in a fast-paced environment. You’re comfortable working in an environment with high change and helping the engineering team to remove blockers to deliver the work set out for each sprint.

What you’ll do:

  • Guide and coach teams on agile practices and principles to deliver high quality products.
  • Ensure the Agile methodology is understood, and the team follows the Agile theory, best practices, and guidelines.
  • Resolve team impediments to increase the effectiveness of the application of scrum in the organisation.
  • Contribute to the advancement and improvement of agile practices within the organisation.
  • Facilitate and support all scrum events: Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint
  • Facilitate individual growth in the team by recognising strengths and areas of improvement, and then employ the appropriate coaching and development techniques.
  • Coach the scrum team in self-organisation, cross-functional skillset, domain knowledge and communicates effectively, both internally and externally working within the Scrum team.

About you:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred.
  • Several years of experience leading agile projects.
  • Deep knowledge of agile methodology and scrum framework as well as various agile approaches.
  • Strong coaching skills to enable growth into a high performing scrum team.
  • Knowledge of technical engineering best practices (e.g. test driven development, continuous integration, DevOps, etc.).
  • General Knowledge with Agile techniques like: Continuous Integration, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.
  • Know about the value of metrics and incremental delivery.
  • Knowledge about tasks, backlog tracking, burn-down metrics, velocity, user stories, etc.
  • Proven ability as a collaborative problem solver.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present complex ideas effectively.

Life at Swyftx:

You will experience first-hand what it means to say “I did that” as you watch your ideas and visions become a reality, impacting thousands of people every day. We are a culture that values learning and training, career growth and setting our people up for success.

  • Unlimited fee-free trading
  • Career growth, training, mentorship, and development opportunities
  • Social activities and team outings
  • Fully stocked kitchen, breakfast and lunch foods, unlimited fresh fruit, snacks and kombucha
  • Wellbeing perks such as free massages with a sports physio, tennis lessons and game breaks

At Swyftx we are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics that our people possess, and we are committed to providing a working environment where everyone is included and treated with respect.

Interested? Please the 'Apply Now' button and we look forward to hearing from you.

You will have the rights to legally work in Australia, sponsorship options are not available for this role. We have an internal Talent Acquisition function, and therefore are not accepting approaches from recruitment agencies.