Scrum Master

  • Klarna
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Jul 28, 2017
Full time SCRUM

Job Description

As Scrum Master at Klarna you will be working with our agile teams and product organisation and help them deliver Klarna’s engineering initiatives.

The role will require working cross-functionally and collaboratively with engineering teams, product owners and other scrum masters to plan, coordinate and help our agile teams deliver with high quality and speed.




Accountabilities to the development team:

  • Helping the team produce high value and high quality products
  • Unblocking the team and removing impediments
  • Facilitating agile ceremonies
  • Coaching the team for agile ways of working
  • Help the team to consistently adhere to relevant engineering practices


Accountabilities to the product owner and delivery lead:

  • Working with product owner to ensure a clear product vision and the team owns it
  • Working with product owner and the team to make sure the team understands the product road map and works on the right tasks at the right time
  • Working with product owner to make the sure backlog is in good shape
  • Identify and communicate dependencies and make them transparent
  • Working with delivery lead to help with multi team coordination and delivery
  • Working with delivery lead around quarterly planning, estimation, capacity


Accountabilities to the organisation:

  • Work with “neighbour teams” to facilitate delivery
  • Participate in cross team activities such as initiate delivery, scrum of scrum, engineering demos etc
  • Work with other Scrum Masters and create a “Community of Practice”
  • Assist and coach other team with scrum and kanban when necessary
  • Help Klarna implement and improve on agile methodologies


Skills and Experience:

  • Experience with working in complex software
  • Ability to participate in solution and architectural discussions
  • Hands on experience from software development
  • A passion and track record in developing outstanding technical teams in fast-paced environments including sustainable improvements to throughput, quality and overall performance.
  • More than 5 years experience as Scrum Master and/or Product Owner
  • Practical and pragmatic experience of applying a variety of Agile techniques in different environments, and at scale.
  • Persuasive and compelling communication skills
  • Highly analytical and data driven.



  • Competitive salary.
  • 30 days annual leave with the ability to take 4 weeks consecutive leave.
  • Get your choice of Macbook or PC and iPhone or Android.
  • 30 days annual leave with the ability to take 4 weeks consecutive leave
  • A product development focussed culture.
  • A learning and development centric environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing across teams, training and regularly sponsored Tech Talks.
  • Extensive learning and development opportunities.
  • Generous occupational pension and insurance plans.
  • International English speaking office in central Stockholm with over 38 nationalities.
  • Subsidised gym membership.
  • The opportunity to shape the future of the online payment industry.

Interested in finding out more?

Send over a CV in English and let's arrange a chat.