Scrum Master at LegalZoom

| Austin
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Be a part of a team managing strategic projects in a fast-paced environment. Our ideal candidate will have strong leadership qualities and 5+ years of agile/project management experience with demonstrated history of working with e-commerce companies.

What you’ll do:

Every Sprint

  • Facilitate Agile ceremonies: daily scrums, story grooming, sprint planning, stakeholder demos, and retrospectives.
  • Track and manage dependencies (internal/external).
  • Manage release deployment activities.
  • Identify and promote new techniques for improving Agile Software Development.
  • Provide guidance to product owner on user story creation.
  • Assist product manager in product backlog grooming.
  • Monitor and track metrics in VersionOne.
  • Facilitate release planning.
  • Generate and submit weekly status reports.
  • Track impediments and do whatever is necessary to remove them.
  • Review/track daily burn down charts in VersionOne.


Additional Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain processes and artifacts for managing intake, prioritization, planning, execution and close-out of key business initiatives
  • Assist in the development of business cases, epics, features, stories or other requirement documents
  • Create and maintain visual information radiators and team/program metrics that demonstrate measurable progress toward KPIs and delivery of planned work
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of multiple projects and scope
  • Effectively apply best practice methodology, inspect, adapt and enforce standards
  • Ensure project documents are complete, current, and achieved appropriately
  • Understand basic revenue models, P/L, and cost-to-completion projections, and make decisions accordingly
  • Resolve and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion
  • Coach delivery teams in best practices of Agile software development



  • 5+ years prior experience in leading cross-functional projects and coordination (marketing, production, IT, customer service, etc.) following Agile and Traditional/Hybrid project delivery methods (Scrum, Kanban, Plan-driven)
  • Experience as a Scrum Master effectively leading and coaching teams in Agile-at-scale
  • Understanding of web site design, user interface design principles, usability testing, and web site technologies preferred
  • Strong in building relationships, managing stakeholder expectations and ability to communicate at all levels
  • Experience in managing Agile and hybrid/plan-driven programs in Agile Product Lifecycle tools (e.g. VersionOne, Agilecraft, Rally, Jira, etc.) highly desirable
  • Ability to communicate concisely and accurately to executives
  • Experience with conflict resolution, scope management, issue & risk tracking, communicating to clients and partners and vendor management

Preferred Skills:

  • Lean Startup experience
  • Agile coaching
  • CSP, ACP, PMP, Six Sigma or Lean certifications are a plus

LegalZoom is an Equal Opportunity Employer, dedicated to diversity.

We are unable to accept applicants who currently or in the future will require a work Visa.

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9900 Spectrum Dr, Austin, TX 78717

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Benefits are an important part of your total rewards package here at LegalZoom. We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package with various choices for your and/or family members’ welfare needs. We provide these benefits not only to support you through important events in your life, but also to enhance your life outside work and help you prepare for the future.

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