Open position

Scrum Master

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What you're going to do

For our continuously growing subsidiary Adnovum Portugal in Lisbon, we are currently recruiting a Scrum Master. As Scrum Master, your role will be to facilitate agile teams working under the scrum methodology, overseeing the scrum and the development team. In your daily work, you will:

  • ensure that the Scrum events such as Daily Scrum, Retro, Sprint Planning etc. take place
  • solve problems (so-called impediments) so that the Scrum team is not prevented from working
  • assist stakeholders in understanding and implementing the Scrum methodology and empirical product development
  • create an understanding of product planning in an empirical work environment
  • lead and coach stakeholders in introducing the Scrum methodology
  • plan Scrum implementations and improve their effectiveness
  • ensure that product goals, scope and domain are known and understood within the Scrum Team
  • promote self-organization and cross-functional work in Scrum teams
  • support the Scrum team in the development of high-quality products
  • teach the techniques for effectively managing the Product Backlog
  • awaken understanding of the need for clear documentation of the product backlog using concise entries
  • participate in the organization and implementation of events on Scrum methodology

What we're looking for

  • 3 years' experience on a scrum team
  • experience in software design and development, programming, and process integration
  • a university degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Scrum Master certification
  • knowledgeable in techniques to fill in gaps in the scrum
  • knowledgeable in Agile, Waterfall and Kanban methodologies
  • good communication skills in English
  • ability to work with and lead a team
  • strong communication, interpersonal and mentoring skills
  • self-motivation and ability to stay focused in the middle of distraction
  • fast thinker and problem-solving attitude

Sharp minds, good vibes

We are the sharp-minded IT experts who tackle the trickiest software and security challenges. With more than 630 employees in our locations in Zurich (HQ), Bern, Lausanne, Budapest, Lisbon, Singapore, and Ho Chi Minh City, we make the digital business of our clients work.

As a great team, we empower each other to share, grow and succeed. The unique Adnovum spirit across locations stands for helping each other at any time, having an open door and contributing to an appreciating and trustful atmosphere. We always enjoy having a laugh, a coffee or a drink together!

Apart from our unique «one Adnovum» spirit, we offer a solution-oriented engineering culture with flat hierarchies, which gives you the opportunity to contribute with your opinions and ideas. We embrace flexible working, like the possibility to work part-time and a hybrid work model. Your continuous education and development are key to us. Therefore, we actively encourage and support individual training opportunities.

For data privacy reasons, we only accept applications submitted via our online portal. Applications received by e-mail cannot be processed. Thank you for your understanding.

Adnovum accepts only direct applications. Any applications submitted by recruitment agencies without contractual agreement will be treated as direct applications.

Start date: as soon as possible