Scrum Master

Information Technology Newport Beach, California


Evolus, Inc. is a performance beauty company with a customer-centric approach focused on delivering breakthrough products. We are seeking a skilled and experienced Scrum Master with a background in project management to bolster our Digital Innovation team. As a Scrum Master, you will play a pivotal role in driving the adoption of Agile methodologies, particularly Scrum, within our organization's digital innovation initiatives. This position demands a strong understanding of project management principles, exceptional communication skills, and a passion for delivering cutting-edge digital solutions within the performance beauty industry.   
Let’s talk about some of the key responsibilities of the role:   
  • Lead and facilitate Scrum ceremonies for our Digital Innovation team, ensuring alignment with Agile principles.
  • Oversee the successful execution of Sprint planning, daily stand-ups, Sprint reviews, and retrospectives.
  • Collaborate closely with product owners and other stakeholders to prioritize and refine the product backlog
  • Track project progress, identify potential risks, and implement mitigation strategies to ensure the success of our initiatives
  • Effectively communicate project updates, milestones, and risks to key stakeholders, including senior management, ensuring alignment and engagement throughout the project
  • Ensure that project documentation is accurate, up-to-date, and easily accessible to all stakeholders
  • Identify resource requirements and work closely with team members to allocate tasks and responsibilities, ensuring efficient utilization of resources
  • Cultivate a culture of collaboration, transparency, and continuous improvement
  • May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned
Skills and Qualifications Required for this Dynamic Team Member: 
  • Bachelor's degree in business, project management, pharmaceuticals or a related field
  • 6+ years of experience in project management
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or similar Agile certifications required
  • Proven experience as a Scrum Master in a project management capacity
  • Proficiency in project management methodology, tools and software (JIRA, Confluence required, Smartsheet preferred)
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to anticipate risks and develop effective mitigation strategies
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
A Few Other Items Worth Mentioning:   
  • Position reports directly to our Director of Program Management
  • Position is based in Newport Beach, CA
Compensation & Total Rewards   
The expected pay range for this position is $127,000 to $166,100.  Your actual base salary will be determined on a case-by-case basis and may vary based on a number of considerations including but not limited to role relevant knowledge and skills, experience, education, certifications, and more.   
We offer more than just a paycheck, and your base salary is just the start! Stay happy and healthy with our competitive suite of medical, dental and vision benefits to help you feel your best and be your best. We also provide those benefits you shouldn’t have to worry about, from employer covered life insurance to short-term disability. Take advantage of the 401k match offered by Evolus and let us invest in your future. You may also be eligible for new hire equity and long-term incentives in the form of RSUs, stock options, and/or discretionary bonuses.  We offer mental health and wellbeing resources for you to develop skills to find your calm, boost your confidence, and show up as your best self in work and life. Travel or relax and come back feeling refreshed with our flexible paid time off program for exempt employees and a paid time off accrual plan for non-exempt employees.  Did we mention the holiday soft closure between the Christmas and New Years holidays? We have that, too.  Additional perks include regularly catered team meals at our Evolus Headquarters, a fully stocked kitchen (Kombucha & Coffee included), and the opportunity to join an organization where our values of Grit, Impact, Fun, and Transparency are displayed daily.   
Evolus takes pride in being a company on the forefront of innovation, while being committed to conducting its business with the highest degrees of integrity, professionalism, and social responsibility. We are also committed to complying with all laws and regulations that apply to our business. Employee welfare is no different. Here at Evolus, we don’t just work together, we’ve built a culture of inclusion! Because of this, you’ll find yourself immersed in an environment that not only promotes respect, collaboration and team building, but a community too. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Join our team and see for yourself! EOE M/F/D/V. For more information, please visit our website at