Scrum Master

About Us 

Umain is a Stockholm based digital agency dedicated to change. We help organisations transform and grow their business by staying relevant to consumers in a fast and ever-changing world. We create value and positive impact through the design of meaningful digital product- and service experiences. We're a digital acceleration partner.

We are made up of 60 people of all ages, in a marvellous mix between coders, designers and business people. We are all from different backgrounds and different parts of the world. But what we all share is a passion for creating great work for our clients. Since 2001 we’ve been part of more than 100 innovative projects helping brands grow, creating value and increasing profit for local and global clients like McDonald’s, ICA, Espresso House, XXL, Fortum, TV4, IKEA, Autoliv and many more!

About the Role

We are looking for an amazing Scrum Master - someone who will help our Project Squads in removing impediments, coach them in the agile ways and help them become self-organised. We are looking for someone who loves and knows the Scrum Master domain, who obsesses about coaching teams, agile processes and methodologies, care for the team well-being and manage stakeholders so the squads can continue working uninterrupted to create the best possible digital products and services.


As a Scrum Master, you will have 4 primary missions:

  • To lead several squads of specialists, removing impediments, help the team be self-organised and ensure the team has everything to perform their work.
  • To focus on the team well-being, agile and way of work processes, safeguard the team from noise while focusing on achieving the team goals.
  • To be able to solve team level challenges and know when to flag issues.
  • To coach and educate Stakeholders & Squads on how to work in an agile way


You will be a collaborator within a Squad; you'll work day-to-day with the specialists and other leaders of that squad - a collection of Product, Technology, Design, Analytics and PM specialists, who collectively work together to create the best digital products and services.

 

Desired Skills and Experience


We need someone with great Scrum Master experience, ideally with past QA experience - likely someone with 5+ years of experience across native applications, webapps and other touchpoints. Also a valid work permit and residence permit for Sweden is needed

Scrum Master: you lead and coach several squads of different disciplines in how to best apply the agile mindset, Umain Way of Work and other processes to any projects they set out to do. Your ultimate goal is to establish self-organised teams.

Agile expertise: you are skilled and certified in Agile and understand different agile methodologies and theories, how to best implement and enforce them in teams.

Coaching: you are able to educate and train other team members or future Scrum Masters in how to apply the agile methodologies and theories. To ensure new team members are onboarded properly into the squad.

Mood Manager: you manage the team health and spirit, adapt workload while taking into account personal development and preferences into any work coming in.

Umain Collaboration & Communication: you can collaborate with Umain stakeholders, Squads, and Studio partners as well as ensure communication paths and content is shared.

Way of work expertise: you have a firm understanding of how to apply any way of work process to all different types of projects that the squads are assigned to.


What You Get 

Apart from being a part of a fun team, and working on innovative projects we offer a set of perks, like having breakfast together every Monday, Sharpening Hours (designated paid hours to immerse yourself in your own development), health care contribution (SATS is located right next to the office) and your own YAY-DAY! (the meaning of that you will find out during the interview).

Interested? Yay! Send in your application now. We review applications continuously and want to fill the position as soon as we find the perfect fit.

If you have any questions about the position please contact: Yosra Omar Axling yosra.axling@umain.com 

 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm

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Perks & Benefits

A part from working with a tightly knit team, on innovative projects, your employment at Umain will additionally give you access to a wide range of Perks & Benefits such as:

  • Sharpening Hours

    A certain amount of paid hours dedicated to development.

  • Yay-Day

    Every year, on your birthday, you are off the hook! Take a day off and spend your birthday exactly the way you want to.

  • Benify

    A discount and perk platform with countless and very strong discounts for anything from tickets to tech gadgets and clothing.

  • Personal Educational Fund

    Every year you can spend up to 5000 kr to get certified, attend courses or lectures to even further sharpen your senses.

  • Personal Book Budget

  • Extra Vacation Pay

  • Salary Exchange

Workplace & Culture

In a giant office that's oozing with creativity, filled with music, not to mention, where the occasional nerf darts fly through the air, is where we conjure our magic. 

We have many rituals that we enjoy together, like the sporadic lego or board game evenings, video game or table tennis tournaments, and the smell of melted cheese grilled sandwiches that fill the office most afternoons. We also have the best kick-offs,  off the hook office parties, and mad AWs to brings us all together.

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