Scrum Master / Agile Coach

  • Binck Bank
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Jul 11, 2017
Full time SCRUM

Job Description

At BinckBank we are looking for a Scrum Master / Agile Coach who knows how to ensure that the Agile way of working is understood and applied properly within our Scrum Teams in our organization. Will this be a challenge for you? Are you our Binck?


The Scrum Master is supporting one or more Scrum Teams, ensuring that the Agile way of working is understood and applied properly. He or she do so by ensuring that the Development Teams, Business representatives, the Product Owner, and their management adheres to the Scrum framework, and applies the agreed Agile practices and rules. 

Scrum Masters support the Scrum Teams as a whole, but also the individual Team members, Product Owner(s) and the rest of the organization in various ways. 

Scrum Masters are facilitators, acting as servant leaders for their Scrum Team(s); they do not manage the team but show them the way by facilitation. 

Scrum Masters also help the environment outside the Scrum Teams to understand which of their interactions with the Teams are helpful and which are not. Scrum Masters also help everyone to change such interactions so as to create an optimal environment for the Scrum Team to perform.

Required Skills and experience

Educational background: HBO / WO More than 3 years working experience with Scrum, preferably in the financial services industry

Knowledge of Scrum and Agile To be effective in this role you need the following skills: Leading, inspiring and building trust Coaching, delegating and developing Understanding business practices, approaches and politics Technical excellence / Agile Engineering And vision, analytical skills, result focus, persuasiveness and quality awareness are very important. You are fluent in Dutch and English (speech and written) and you are available for 40 hours a week.


BinckBank offers you a good salary, non-contributory pension, 27 vacation days, and an extensive offer on courses. You will work in a nice modern office viewing the Zuid-as, right next to NS Train station Rai, and a great company canteen.

But, we also think about your health: free sporting (boot camping, kick boxing, biking, running, yoga) with the BootCamp club, and sponsored fitness. And, of course: the Friday afternoon drink with free snacks and drinks in our bar (with pool table, dartboard and roof terrace)!


The Scrum Master reports to the Manager ICT Software Development, who is part of the IT Department as a whole (150 fte).