Scrum Master II

Position Type
Full Time

Mitek, a leader in enabling mobile applications with image capture, is seeking qualified candidates for a Scrum Master to drive the successful execution of one or more teams which support the delivery of products in the mobile, cloud services area.  You will be working intimately with our engineering product teams to ensure the thorough planning and efficient execution of every sprint and release. You will be responsible for ensuring that your team embraces Agile development practices throughout the product lifecycle including planning, implementation, launch, and support.  We focus on surrounding our team members with people who are enthusiastic about working, learning, and growing, and most importantly, having fun together!

What you will do

  • Facilitate Scrum and Agile ceremonies (daily standups, sprint planning, retrospectives, etc.) for international development teams.
  • Keep a pulse on team’s progress and radiate information to leadership
  • Recognize, raise, and remove impediments proactively that would prevent your team from achieving their sprint goal(s)
  • Be the heart and soul of your teams; keep them excited and focused around what is being delivered
  • Be coached and trained by our Agile Success team

Who you are

  • A Servant Leader:
  • Help teams implement Mitek’s Agile best practices
  • Shield the team from diversions and distractions
  • Encourage and model transparency, inspection, adaptation and improvement
  • Build rapport, motivate and engage team members
  • Maintain high energy, result-oriented focus, with a "can-do" attitude
  • A Problem Solver:
  • Able to bring disagreements into the open and help to manage them collaboratively
  • Raise issues early and often
  • Identify and elevate performance issues through the appropriate channels
  • Take initiative to resolve problems with high quality
  • Take a data driven approach to problem solving
  • An Awesome Communicator:
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Able to effectively support and motivate teams onsite and virtually
  • Able to effectively communicate to all levels of the company 

What you need

  • Bachelor's degree in Communication, Business, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience working with Agile Teams in the role of a Scrum Master
  • Well-versed on Agile theory and methodology, paired with an understanding of the fundamentals of iterative and incremental development
  • Excellent time management skills and able to efficiently shift priorities
  • Self-motivated, energetic, enthusiastic, and innovative
  • Experience working with virtual teams
  • High desire to learn, grow and improve yourself and your respective teams
  • Ability to work occasionally until 17:30 to sync up with the San Diego office
  • Fluency in Spanish and English 

What would be nice

  • Well-versed on Modern Agile
  • Experience with Jira
  • Experience in working with software engineers and understanding engineering best practices
  • Attended Agile Conferences, worked with Agile Community and or are a Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Fluency in Dutch
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