Scrum Master

(m/f/d) CARFAX Europe GmbH provides trusted information that helps millions of people to shop, buy, own and sell used cars with more confidence. Our flagship service is our Vehicle History Report, a curriculum vitae for used vehicles, to solve the asymmetric information problem in the used car market. Our customers get access to an extensive multinational database consisting of +27 billion historical records related to over 1 billion cars in +20 countries across Europe and North America. Today, we are a team of 100+ people in six European countries – while retaining a start-up feeling, including flat hierarchies and flexible decision-making processes. We are a dynamic and open-minded IT team with system administrators, software developers, and data analysts with a full DevOps oriented working style mindset. Our goal is to ensure high standards of quality through continuous optimization. As a Scrum Master (f/m) you will be responsible for helping development teams optimize and deliver more value while they are building applications around these extensive data sets. Our teams are as diverse as our data sources. CARFAX is proud to be a truly international company with employees from over 20 different nationalities. We are a team of currently just over 100 employees, with about half of them working in IT – and we are growing! Our headquarters are in Munich, where we speak English as our common language. You should also feel comfortable expressing your thoughts and opinions in this language.

Your tasks:

  • Fill the Scrum Master role for two of our product development teams

  • Driving, as a "Servant Leader", the process of lean thinking, to continuously improve the quality, productivity and creativity of software development

  • Coach and mentor of product owners and team members of our agile product development teams

  • Promote continuous communication and collaboration between our development teams

  • Help the teams and our organization focus on continual improvement – either at the team level, the product level, or our organization as a whole

Your profile:

  • Several years of experience as Scrum Master and a solid understanding of the Scrum Framework

  • Experience working with scaled agile frameworks like LeSS as well as knowledge of other agile methodologies such as Kanban or Lean Start-Up preferable

  • Experience working with software development teams, in a start-up / start-up “like” environment

  • Completed studies (University/ University of Applied Sciences)

  • Fluency in English, German or another language is a plus

  • Independent working style and a “can do”-attitude

  • Flexibility and strong communication skills

What we offer

  • Work with a purpose and the chance to help shaping the future of our digital channels

  • A very pleasant working atmosphere in an international team (21 nationalities), where we take the term "work hard, play harder" to the next level. No jerks allowed!

  • Flexible working hours in a beautiful office with rooftop terrace in Munich

  • Flexible home office options

  • Fully company-funded pension plan, super competitive benefits, and great team events

Our benefits for you:

Pensions & other insurances
Flexible working hours
Remote working options
Team Events
Health & Fitness Support
Work from abroad for up to 4 weeks per year
Volunteer Support

Are you ready to disrupt the way Europeans buy and sell used cars? If so, take a detour from the daily grind and apply today via email, including your CV, salary requirement and earliest possible starting date! A cover letter is not required, but we are always happy about a few sentences telling us why our vacancy and company is interesting for you.

Your contact:

Susanne Lauterbach
Junior HR Manager

A Fair Used Car Market For Everyone.