• Scrum Master/TPM

    Job ID
    2018-4182
    Location
    RO-Cluj-Napoca
    Category
    Product
  • About the Job

    JOB SUMMARY

     

    We are looking for a Scrum Master with excellent program management skills to join our R&D center in Cluj. Scrum Masters are pivotal to the fast-paced development and launch of 8x8 products, and are responsible with driving multiple product development teams in a fast-paced Enterprise SaaS Environment.

     

    The position is part of the 8x8 Product Management Office organization (PMO) that plays a critical role in ensuring a successful product launch, tracked by meeting stated schedule, availability for sales, and delivery of success end to end customer experience both pre-and post-sales.

     

    The main focus of your activity will be to drive the launch of our products on schedule, with superior product quality, and maximum customer availability. To that end, you will work closely with other cross-functional organizations within 8x8 to drive strategic product initiatives to the market.

     

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • 100% drive agile team execution and follow agile methodology in execution.
    • Responsible for managing team blockers, overall velocity, scrum of scrums planning/stand up, release planning, and project cadence.
    • Drive teams in adopting 8x8 agile metholodgy across multiple teams.
    • Coach product owners to create product vision and roadmap.
    • Support team in converting existing Product Requirement documents to Jira Product backlog.
    • Drive team members in writing effective user stories and estimation. Drive improvement in team velocity. 
    • Manage bug triage processes and extend Program management processes to align with new product introduction framework.
    • Measure team velocity by tracking value points in sprints and share insight / retrospective learning across the organization.
    • Embrace the scrum framework, identify and resolve impediments; track continuous improvement.
    • Work with operating committee on initiatives to support agile transformations across business units.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • Minimum 5 years' experience as Scrum Master in a 100% Agile environment building SaaS technology;
    • University Degree in Computer Science or equivalent field;
    • Must be well versed with agile roles and artifacts;
    • Strong experience with using Jira;
    • Delivering projects using Agile or Kanban methodology is an absolute must;
    • Demonstrated experience delivering product successfully with KPI metrics;
    • Business, as opposed to engineering bent will be helpful;
    • Strong communication skills (written and verbal);
    • Demonstrate a successful track record in driving agile team developments with product quality in a fast-paced environment.

    About the Company

    ABOUT 8x8

    8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGHT) ​is the trusted provider of secure and reliable enterprise cloud communications solutions to more than 45,000 businesses operating in over 100 countries across six continents. 8x8's out-of-the-box cloud solutions replace traditional on-premises PBX hardware and software-based systems with a flexible and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) alternative, encompassing cloud business phone service, contact center solutions, and conferencing. 

    ​In today’s competitive market 8x8 continues to deliver service excellence, with a consistent, innovative, cohesive, progressive and dynamic culture.

    For additional information, visit www.8x8.com, www.8x8.com/UK or connect with 8x8 on LinkedIn,

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    Additional Information

    8x8 is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

     

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