Scrum Master

Information about the position

Place of work

Bratislava

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Do you want to be part of a Global Agile team? Do you enjoy working with scrum teams and thrive to be the best. We are looking for another team member into our EMEA Agile Comunity of Practice.

The Scrum Master resposibilities

• Guiding the team and organisation on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers.
• Guiding the team on how to get the most of out self-organisation.
• Guiding the team on self-organising to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks.
• Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team and organisation and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organisation.
• Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
• Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem-solving.
• Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.
• Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
• Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information.
• Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially on grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
• Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example.

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

Basic salary starts from 3.000,- EUR monthly. Final salary depends on previous experience of candidate.

Contract type

full-time

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

IT, Business Administration

Personality requirements and skills

Required Skills/Experience:
• Experience in playing the Scrum Master role for at least one year for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory. Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
• Knowledge of various well-documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach(example: numerous Burndown technologies, various Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.).
Preferred Skills/Experience (Any of these is a plus):
• Experience is playing the Scrum Master role for at least two years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory. (Adjust based on your necessity)
• Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, SaFe, Nexus, Lean etc.
• Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.
• Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team (Java) neeed further into
• Excellent communication and mentoring skills.

Advertiser

Brief description of the company

First Data is a global company in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is a family friendly employer, committed to fostering an environment of diversity and inclusivity. We welcome conversations with all applicants about how we can help you progress your career at First Data.

Main focus of the company's activities

Information technology, computer programming, web portals

Company address

First Data Resources Slovakia, s.r.o.
Digital Park II, Einsteinova 25
851 01 Bratislava

Contact person: Valeria Lipkova
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3734195   Dátum zverejnenia: 7.8.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Basic salary starts from 3.000,- EUR monthly. Final salary depends on previous experience of candidate.