Scrum Master for a Dutch insurance company


Place of work
Prague, Czechia
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Job purpose
Scrum master is responsible for overseeing implementation of Scrum framework in its full scale. The role supports development team in it's cross-functionality and self-organization, constantly challenges the status quo, argues for changes that will ensure quality and sustainable pace of the development. Facilitate and serve the Squads currently in place as well as new Squads (Spotify Model).
What you will do:
• Making sure that Scrum is understood and enacted.
• Facilitates all Scrum ceremonies if requested and makes sure that they happen.
• Cooperates with people outside of Scrum Team and making sure their interaction won't interfere with the focus and commitments of the development team.
• Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example.
• Generates new or unique solutions and embrace new ideas that help sustain and create business value.
• Guides the team on how to get the most of out self organization filling the gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks.
• Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
• Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to backlog refinements and maintaining the product backlog.

Employee perks, benefits

What we offer to you?
• We strongly support personal and career growth
• Modern working environment in the center of Prague Anděl
• 25 days of vacation
• 3 sick days
• Meal vouchers
• Contribution to pension insurance, after 1 year contribution to public transport
• Multisport card
• 15 % Yearly bonus

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Financial consultancy, intermediation of financial services and insurance

We were here as the first foreign insurance company and we have been here for 25 years.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University student
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

What do you need for this job?
• At least 2 years of experience at similar position
• Knowledge of Scrum and other Agile frameworks (Kanban, XP, Lean, LeSS, etc.)
• Basic knowledge of software development lifecycle
• Stakeholder Management and negotiation skills
• First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I)
• Fluent English


Brief description of the company

Experis is dedicated to connecting talented individuals with businesses and opportunities across a number of professional sectors, including IT, Finance, Engineering and Healthcare. We will work with over 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500 providing you access to a huge network of opportunities. Our consultants have deep industry knowledge and understand the challenges you’re facing. We’ll connect you to the roles that can help you accelerate your career.

The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Na Florenci 2116/15
110 00 Praha 1
ID: 3509323   Datum zveřejnění: 6.11.2018