Scrum Master

Scrum Master

Product and Tech • Flexible remote • Old Street

We're looking for a Scrum Master to plan projects and lead teams, whilst working closely with our product team.

About Us

YuLife is creating a new kind of insurance company. Our mission is to inspire people to live longer, happier and healthier lives. We provide life insurance to companies and drive employee wellbeing using rewards, technology and game mechanics.

We work with AIG, Deliciously Ella, Dr Rangan Chatterjee, Avios, Calm, ASOS, Sofar Sounds, Urban Massage and many more partners to create a solution that truly fits the needs of modern business. Ultimately, we are looking for people who are passionate about YuLife’s mission of helping companies and their teams live their best lives, in a credible and authentic way.

The Role

A YuLife Scrum Master is responsible for planning projects and leading, organising and motivating teams towards shared goals. Working closely with the product team, they will ensure that the most valuable items are estimated, prioritised and delivered in a timely manner.

Day to day responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Facilitating Scrum ceremonies (Stand up, Planning, Review, Retrospectives)
  • Removing team impediments
  • Solving problems and resolving conflict
  • Monitoring, tracking and reporting of team progress
  • Liaise with stakeholders and third parties
  • Monitor team health (Velocity/Quality/Happiness)

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience managing and delivering projects in an agile environment
  • Monitor team health (Velocity/Quality/Happiness)
  • Great people skills, with the ability to motivate a team towards a common goal
  • Experience using documentation and workflow tools such as confluence and JIRA
  • Support the need for continuous improvement through retrospectives
  • A self-starter, efficient and innovative
  • An enthusiastic and able problem-solver
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • 3+ years Scrum Master or software delivery experience
  • Excellent communication and servant leadership skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • A bachelor's degree (or equivalent commercial experience)
  • Scrum Master and/or Project Management certification is desirable
  • Ecommerce or direct to consumer product experience is desirable

YuLife Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • 6 x salary Life Assurance
  • Income protection
  • YuLife App (includes well-being rewards, discounts and exclusive offers)
  • £20 per month to a "be your best Yu" budget
  • Hiit & yoga sessions
  • Monthly professional coaching
  • Contributory Pension = 3% of Basic
  • 24 days Annual Leave + 1 day for your birthday
  • Flexible/remote working

Our team comes from a variety of backgrounds and we welcome diversity – if you’re unsure, please apply.