Scrum Master

  • Tandem
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Mar 25, 2022
Full time SCRUM

Job Description

People deserve better from their banks - so we've decided to build one that actually helps its customers. Changing an industry that’s set in its way is hard work, but we think it’s worth helping everyone worry less about money and enjoy life more.

We’re looking for an ambitious, purpose-driven Scrum Master to work in one of our cross functional development teams to help guide its growth, refine its processes and support the team so it can reach its full potential. 


The ideal candidate will be an experienced scrum master, with great communication and facilitation skills, a curious mind and a kind disposition. The technology domain will be an API rich environment with streaming analytics being a key corner stone.


What we're looking for:

  • 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
  • Challenge the team to continually improve by coaching them in agile practices, helping to support their growth and development as an agile team removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments
  • 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.
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games
  • Experience with multiple forms of Agile delivery, including Scrum and Kanban
  • Working with the Product Manager with respect to managing and refining the product backlog

What do you get from Tandem?


  • Gain experience working in a fast-paced, high growth, purpose-driven organisation.
  • The opportunity to work in a supportive environment that encourages learning and improvement
  • Build, lead and work with an incredibly talented team of designers
  • Working in a small team, with experienced professionals means you get a lot of responsibility and lots of opportunities to learn and develop