SCRUM Master – Remote Working

Our client, a leading technology company based in Cyprus is seeking an experienced Scrum Master to join their team.

The Company places a strong emphasis on work-life balance, and its team primarily works from home, with occasional office-based work. Although the position is remote, you will need to be resident in Cyprus.

Some of the benefits provided by the company include flexible working hours, excellent private health insurance for employees and their families, as well as company events and trips abroad. The main office in Larnaca, is strategically situated between two cities for convenience and accessibility.

Join a team that values stability and growth, offering remote work opportunities along with occasional on-site collaboration.

Job Description

You work as a SCRUM Master in an agile context with the focus on guiding the teams towards improving the way they work and thereby strengthen the presence of our company as an agile center of excellence. You will have a key role in our development process in helping your development team to find their most effective and efficient way of delivery, coaching and evolving team members and structures.

Your work will help our business be more efficient, provide a better customer service and add business value to our group.

Required knowledge and skills:

  • University degree in informatics, information technology, project management or comparable qualification
  • At least two year experience as a SCRUM Master and in working in an agile environment
  • Detailed knowledge about the process of software development based on agile methods
  • Facilitating agile ceremonies to their most effective
  • Assisting the Product Owner with keeping the backlog groomed
  • Maintaining relevant metrics and team assessment
  • Acting as a coach to the team in order to help the team reflect, grow and improve
  • Helping to grow cohesive cross-functional teams and foster good communication between the team members
  • Activating the right allure towards self-organizing teams, transparency and adaptive environments
  • Assisting with identifying, communicating and resolving impediments between teams or departments
  • Training/Onboarding of new team members in Scrum and agile thinking and practices
  • Teamwork capability, high level of social competence and ability to motivate people
  • High level of personal presence
  • Excellent communication skills and openness

Additional (nice to have) requirements:

  • Certification as Certified SCRUM Master or Certified SCRUM Professional
  • Preferably knowledge in Kanban and the transition of organizations into agile principles
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment
  • Ability to communicate in German is considered as a plus

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Excellent base salary
  • Annual bonus
  • International Medical Insurance for employee & immediate family members
  • Relocation package if coming from abroad