Scrum Master

  • Backbase
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Jul 11, 2017
Full time SCRUM

Job Description

In the fintech market, Backbase holds a leading role serving worldwide renowned banks and financial institutions. We got there by delivering an exquisite digital platform and staying agile.

As Scrum Master you will be working with our highly skilled and diverse teams delivering a product that’s used by millions of people around the world, improving existing elements and trying new technologies. You have the opportunity to put your mark on the quality of the product and the productivity of the teams by demonstrating your expert knowledge of agile methodologies in a way that fosters the creation of our high performing teams.

You are part of scrum teams that comprise software developers, UX designers, test engineers, technical writers and support engineers. Within your team you are much more than a Scrum Master : you are a pioneer, a mentor, an expert, a magician, an apprentice and a guardian but above all an outstanding human in some of the most outstanding teams of Amsterdam.

Your profile

You should be able to demonstrate:

  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Background in agile environments;
  • Experience of delivering projects in a client-vendor relationship;
  • Communication and mentoring skills.

Your qualifications:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as Scrum Master or project leader within a software development delivery organisation;
  • You should understand backlog tracking, burn down metrics, velocity, task definition, and the use of JIRA;
  • You should have experience and knowledge of scrum/agile framework.
  • Excellent time management, decision making and organisation skills and be able to work well with others as part of a team

Why Backbase?

Whether or not you’ve heard of us, you and your friends have probably used some of the products we’ve created. Backbase accelerates the transformation of digital banking. From being a Dutch startup company five years ago, we are now an international market leader. Despite having a leading market position, we haven’t lost our startup mentality and we’re not done innovating just yet. Working in teams with highly talented and skilled professionals from all over the world, we share a drive to make things better, nicer, and more advanced. More than 400 specialists dedicate themselves to what we do best, which is transforming global financial services with inspiring, innovative solutions. At Backbase, we love to create outstanding experiences, not just for our customers and users, but for ourselves, and this is what motivates us to transform our industry by delivering our best work.