Scrum Master

Scrum Master

2017-09-25T16:25:25+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Jobs Opportunities|

Job title: Scrum Master
Location: Downtown Montreal

You are a result oriented team player with a strong focus on creating value to our product and customers. You are a multitasker and a strategic thinker who can proactively anticipate, identify, and solve problems effectively. Founded in 2012, TickSmith is a young, experienced and dynamic FinTech company seeking an organized and motivated Scrum Master to join the team.

What you’ll be doing

You’ll leverage your expertise in agile methodologies to continuously deliver features aligned with our vision. You’ll manage multiple projects across multiple teams that use the latest technology to build a platform that manages and consolidates huge data sets of financial data. You will be involved with the client relationship and coordinate product releases.

What you’ll need

  • Daily scrum execution for multiple scrum teams
  • Facilitate release and sprint planning efforts
  • Facilitate collaboration between the product and engineering teams to communicate and develop the product vision and roadmap
  • Maintain product backlog
  • Work closely with clients to ensure all interdependencies and deliverables
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making and conflict resolution
  • Remove impediments and suggest improvements
  • More than 3 years of experience in a tech lead, project coordinator, scrum master role
  • Ability to communicate (written and spoken) effectively and collaborate with customers and team
  • Proven leadership, build by respect and love to work.
  • Bilingual (French and English)


  • Jira and Confluence experience
  • Familiar with financial market data and/or trading systems
  • Interested in Big Data, Business Intelligence and analytics

What you’ll get

Fun environment – At TickSmith, you can join in on our community lunches and other company activities. Most importantly, we are not afraid to laugh at ourselves once in awhile. Collaborative culture – You get to work with a great team of bright & dedicated individuals get exposure to a variety of teams across the organization. No silos here. Flexible hours – Give and take is our way of life. Make an impact — At this stage of the Company everyone makes a huge impact on the company. Grow — Opportunity to grow in your role and more – TickSmith’s culture is to make sure that everyone can grow and experience as much as possible. Great location – Located just out of downtown Montreal and easily accessible by public transport.

About us

TickSmith, with its TickVault platform based on Hadoop technology, is a leader in Big Data applications for the capital markets and financial services. As an industry innovator TickSmith is more than a place to work, it’s a place where your thoughts, ideas and creativity will be heard and leveraged while working on cutting edge products and technology. Based in Montreal, we come together daily to collaborate, strategize and execute on our mission.

If you have passion for agile delivery and wish to join a growing and exciting startup, please forward your resume to: