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 through meaningful, engaging and rewarding experiences inspired by our favourite games, apps and products.

We live by a simple principle and we strive to translate this to our designs: always seek the win-win in everything we do. This means we should always be giving more than we take with every interaction. Sounds good?

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

We like to give more than we take so here are some of our benefits:

  • A competitive base salary
  • Potential to earn share options
  • 6x salary life assurance policy
  • Income protection policy
  • Access to the YuLife app (which includes a tonne of well-being rewards, discounts and exclusive offers)
  • Monthly wellbeing budget to “Be your Best Yu”
  • Contributions to working from home office equipment
  • Contributory pension - 3% of basic
  • 24 days of annual leave + 1 day to celebrate your birthday
  • Flexible and remote working arrangements (read more below)
  • A shiny MacBook Pro or whatever you need to do your best work
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • HIIT and Yoga sessions
  • Access to Learnerbly with a dedicated budget towards L&D through webinars, books, podcasts, journals and much more
  • More Happi - 2 professional coaching sessions every month


 

Find out more about our Hybrid Working policy