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LiveWire Software Staff Engineer-EV-Scrum Master


Mountain View, CA, US


LiveWire Software Staff Engineer-EV-Scrum Master  

Location: MOUNTAIN VIEW   
Career Band: Professional 
Job Function: Engineering 


LiveWire is pioneering the future of motorcycling by means of design, software, and experience. Success for this team is creating the most desirable electric motorcycle brand in the world. Operating like a start-up, we're seeking problem-solvers who demonstrate leadership while being comfortable with hands-on work every day. 

Our Engineering team at the Livewire Labs facility located in Mountain View, CA has an opening for a Staff Electrical Design Engineer – Agile Scrum Master. This open position requires a relentless drive to success while working in an efficient, dynamic and agile systems focused engineering environment.


This engineer will be responsible for overall agile methodology ownership of software development within Livewire Labs.   This work includes task management, hosting daily software standup meetings with the software team, design and continually improve the agile methodology for Harley-Davidson, and provide weekly status reports of sprint progress.  


This is what you'll do:  

  • Lead overall EV software development team to meet Functional Rollout plan and overall program timing objectives from architecture definition to production launch using the Scrum Methodology
  • Host daily standup meetings with the software team to review roadblocks and explore potential efficiency opportunities between software development engineers
  • Manage sprint kickoff and tracking throughout the sprint cycle
  • Follow-up with individual engineers on incomplete or late task tickets
  • Provide guidance to engineers around expectations of each sprint
  • Build trust based safe environment for engineers to collaborate and develop high quality artifacts
  • Assist in backlog grooming of tasks, high risk, and bug tickets.
  • Develop and manage burn-up or burn-down task based tracking of progress
  • Host retrospective (after action reviews) of sprints on occasional basis


Education Required

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics or related technical degree.  Masters in related field is preferred.


Experience Required

  • First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I), Second level is preferred
  • Experience with Scrum Master role within a software development team that diligently applied Scrum principles, practices, and theory, one year minimum, 2 years preferred
  • Highly proficient with facilitation, providing situational awareness, resolving conflicts, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency between engineers and the rest of product development team
  • Understanding between Kanban and Scrum strategies and pros and cons between them



LiveWire is an equal opportunity employer that continues to build a culture of inclusion, belonging, and equity through our commitment to attracting and retaining diverse talent from all backgrounds, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. As a company, we aspire to build a team that challenges the way things are done and creates solutions to problems in ways and manners new and unexpected. As individuals, we're a diverse group, as a team, we share a passion for the electrification of urban adventure and beyond.


We offer an inclusive compensation package for all full-time salaried employees including, but not limited to, remote work, annual bonus programs, health insurance benefits, a 401k program, and more. Learn more about LiveWire here


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Direct Reports: No 
Travel Required: 0 - 10% 
Visa Sponsorship: This position is eligible for visa sponsorship 
Relocation: This position is not eligible for relocation assistance 


Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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