Scrum Master

Location: Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

Department: Tech

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Are you an enthusiastic leader who can keep a team of senior programmers motivated, challenged, and on track?  Are you skilled at working with product owners to balance getting more done and maintaining quality and efficiency?  Spotzer is looking for a brilliant Scrum Master to join our fast-growing technology team to innovate and champion our Agile Scrum practice.  

Our Product & Technology team delivers end-to-end solutions for building small business digital marketing campaigns in local markets globally, by providing a stable API to partners and resellers and platform for production of products such as responsive websites and paid search campaigns to fulfillment teams.  We are focused on delivering working value-driven software regularly.  

Key responsibilities

  • Facilitating scrum ceremonies like daily stand-ups, planning, retrospective, etc.
  • Removing impediments to ensure sprints and releases deliver to commitments
  • Engage and build relationship with cross-functional teams and stakeholders (Product, Engineering, Marketing, etc.) to ensure requirements are implemented and process is well understood.
  • Coaching teams to accelerate our agile mindset and way of working
  • Providing guidance on a tactical level to handle change management requests
  • Creating an open exchange of information between team members, stakeholders and external groups
  • Introducing selected engineering practices and tools to ensure sprint success and improve team velocity, such as: automated testing and test-driven development, pair programming, refactoring and simple design, and automated builds and continuous integration

Qualifications

  • Strong delivery track record, and willing to contribute actively to shaping and improving our agile process with the team
  • Excellent project management and communication skills
  • Experience implementing Agile and Lean practices and familiarity with concepts such as pair programming, Test Driven Design (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI) & Continuous Delivery (CD), test automation, and refactoring
  • Strong technical background, degree in computer science, engineering or related field
  • Scrum Master certification a plus
  • Experience working with distributed teams a plus
  • Valid EU working permit

Spotzer is an Equal opportunity employer. If you think you meet these requirements and you are inspired to join a dynamic, international company that is growing rapidly, we look forward to your application letter and resume.

No agency applications considered. 

Forward this Position
Recipient email address (one)
Your name
Your email address
Enter a message (optional)
Human Check*
Apply for this Position
* Required fields
First name*
Last name*
Email address*
Location
Phone number*
Resume*

Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, or .docx (limit 2MB) or paste resume

Paste your resume here or attach resume file

What languages do you speak fluently?
Desired salary*
Earliest start date?*
In 150 characters or fewer, tell us what makes you unique. Try to be creative and say something that will catch our eye!*