Agile Coach / Scrum Master

We are looking for someone who wants to work with dedicated people, with a modern product and with the world as their workplace. As one of the world’s leading companies for PKI Solutions, we’re booming with expanding business as well as growing personnel numbers. With expansion comes opportunity – are you up for the challenge?

The role

PrimeKey is looking to recruit a highly qualified and motivated Agile Coach / Scrum Master for our headquarters in Stockholm. You probably have at least a couple of years’ experience of coaching agile teams. We live and breathe RSA, X.509, open source and hardware security modules. If you have experience or interest in this area it will be meriting but more important for us is to find someone who are just bursting with talent.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsibility for two of our product development teams
  • Acting as a coach to continuously improve the processes with your teams
  • Supporting your teams with their self-organization to boost their full potential
  • Moderate retrospectives, workshops, planning sessions and team meetings
  • Close cooperation with other Scrum Masters / Product Owners / Agile Coaches
  • Interact with team members from different departments to address needs of your agile teams as well as their stakeholders
  • Ensure that customer feedback will be a driver for requirements management
  • Working closely with management in order to eliminate impediments and to coach them how to support Agile teams in the best way
  • Active development and maintenance of our culture of trust
  • Drive initiatives to ensure knowledge transfer and to align Agile processes across teams
  • Ensure Agile processes and procedures are understood, followed and documented
  • Collaborate with developers, solution architects, and product owners to ensure successful implementation of projects and releases
  • Being an internal evangelist for agile values – like transparency, focus, courage, continuous improvement and self-organization – who practice what he preaches
  • Being an active part of the agile community to continuously improve your own skills

Background and personal qualities

You most likely hold a M.Sc. or B.SC in Computer Science or equivalent. To be successful in this role you most likely have:

  • Good knowledge of agile software development processes and tools like continuous integration, test driven development (TDD), pair programming etc.
  • Previous experience of coaching Agile teams
  • A very good knowledge of the most common Agile frameworks like Scrum, XP, Kanban, SAFe, LeSS, etc.
  • A Scrum Master certificate
  • Knowledge of quality assurance methodologies and system development life cycle
  • Experience with Jira and Confluence is meriting

It will also be advantageous if you have understanding and general knowledge of IT-security, PKI, open source software, databases and the likes.

Highly valued personal qualifications and competencies are as follows:

  • Driven and action-oriented
  • Ability to work independently, proactively and responsibly
  • Ability to take own initiative
  • Positive and customer focused
  • Structured and organized
  • Courage to address “stinking elks” on the table
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Easy to co-operate with others
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Able to communicate effectively with developers
  • Detail oriented and have proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills

 Working for PrimeKey means: excellent development opportunities, working with some of the best PKI specialists and developers in the world, joining in a pleasant working environment, interacting with highly skilled and engaged coworkers and remuneration beyond just a monthly salary. PrimeKey head offices are based in Solna, in a nice and modern office building, close to public transportation such as bus and subway.

Application

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to job@primekey.com.

For further information please contact Magnus Andrén, VP Engineering, mobile +46737450154.

We look forward to receiving your application!