Senior Scrum Master

Gdynia, PL, 81-537 Warszawa, PL, 02-460 Gdańsk, PL, 80-309

Job ID: 12794


Would you like to join our international team, to support us  in building Nordea Enterprise Data Lake? We are now looking for a Senior Scrum Master to help us with a mission of simplifying and transforming our business and IT landscape .


In Nordea, we’re harnessing the power of technology to reinvent the future of banking. A tech revolution is underway – and you can make an impact. Though we’re a Nordic bank, we’re also one of the largest IT employers in Tricity and Warsaw. Working with international teams in an inspiring working environment, you’ll have lots of opportunities to expand your skills and advance your career. 


About this opportunity


Welcome to the Agile Execution team. We are part of Data Systems in Group Data Management Office. As the Senior Scrum Master, you’ll play a valuable role in building and supporting strong and productive teams.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Leading two Agile / Scrum teams
  • Facilitate team meetings (Daily Stand-up calls, PI Plannings, Grooming sessions, retrospectives, etc.) in accordance with SAFe Agile principles
  • Partner with PO, especially to support and ensure product backlog refinement, prioritization, and planning with high quality on features
  • Work to maximize team productivity and remove any impediments that obstruct the Iteration goals
  • Support Scrum Team members with the usage of collaboration tools, e.g. JIRA, Kendis, MS Teams, Confluence
  • Inspire, motivate and coach team members on agile mindset and ways of working and help team in achieving PI goals
  • Guide the teams on self organizing to fully realize their potential
  • Facilitate regular assessment with team and communicate improvement opportunities
  • Give feedback to the team and team members on a regular basis


You’ll join a  team of great individuals, where continuous learning is a virtue. The role is based in 3city or Warsaw.


Who you are


Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  


To succeed in this role, we believe that you have:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good understanding the Agile mindset and values
  • Good facilitation skills that can guide individuals and teams to success
  • Good understanding of Agile roles, including their challenges and how to handle them


Your experience and background:  

  • At least 3 years of documented experience in Scrum Master and/or Agile Project Management role
  • Experience with distributed global teams
  • Experience in IT and/or banking area
  • Fluency in spoken and written English language
  • The knowledge of iterative and incremental development
  • The knowledge of fundamentals of software development processes and procedures
  • SAFe knowledge
  • SAFe Scrum Master certification is good to have, but not super critical (you can take the training at a later stage)


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps


Submit your application no later than 08/10/2022.


At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


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