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Senior Scrum Master

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

  • Sector:

    Project Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc800 - Swiss Franc950 per day + All Inclusive

  • Contact:

    Kiran Oogarah

  • Email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062018-80805_1611829732

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Senior Scrum Master

Key activities

  • Consulting team members regarding everything Agile
  • Mediating through conflicts
  • Helping the team to make decisions
  • Fostering the team's self-organisation, collaboration and knowledge sharing
  • Facilitate prioritization of goals of development team (high technical quality) and product owner (more features)
  • Support and promote feedback culture based on the Scrum values
  • Helping the team to get rid of impediments
  • Helping the team to continuously improve their processes and productivity
  • Helping the team to keep focus (e.g. by acting as a buffer between external distractions and the team)
  • Helping the team to maintain their Scrum tools and artefacts
  • Exchanging with other scrum masters
  • Nurturing internal agile scrum community
  • Promoting working agile

About you

  • Proven applied professional experience as a Scrum Master in various environments
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Good at communicating and coordinate with people at all levels in the organization
  • Strong mentoring, coaching and presentation skills
  • Strong customer orientation and understanding of customer requirements
  • Ability to accept and adapt to changes in objectives, priorities and new challenges
  • Capability to proactively anticipate issues and opportunities in advance
  • Experienced working with intercultural and geographically dispersed team members
  • Working experience with outsourced teams
  • Scrum Master certification would be a plus
  • Eligible to work in Switzerland
  • Strong English language skills

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