Patient Engagement Platform - Scrum Master / Agile Coach
Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda.
Join us as a Patient Engagement Platform - Scrum Master / Agile Coach in our Zurich office.
You will be responsible for workflow efficiency, the team’s understanding of agile development practices, effective interfaces with other teams and units and promoting self-organisation and maturity in the team.
You will facilitate team ceremonies from sprint planning to demonstration
Track progress and achievement of the team goals at daily stand-ups using burn-down charts / cumulative flow diagrams
Coordinate interaction with other teams of one's own and other units
Manage the processes of breaking down tasks and estimating workload, finding dependencies with other teams and updating the backlog accordingly
Administer the backlog in the production system
Help other teams and conventional parts of the organisation build effective communication and interaction with the team
You will ensure compliance and continuous improvement of agile ceremonies and practices, teaching new techniques to the team as needed
Create and maintain an atmosphere of trust through facilitation of retrospectives and feedback exchange among team members
Clear obstacles and blockers in the team’s path (such as dependencies on other teams) and maintain a list of obstacles
Contribute to product development to the extent of her or his competence
Key skills required
Deep knowledge of relevant domains / products / journeys
Confident and skilled at identifying and navigating through roadblocks
Assertive, with the confidence to be a voice of authority
Ability to promote innovative thinking and self-development
Ideally experienced as a developer
Experience in agile development (specific scrum master experience preferred)
Strong communication skills and ability to coach team on agile practices
At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company.
To do this, we empower our people to realise their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do.
We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world. Discover more at .
What Takeda Can Offer You
To further support and inspire our employees, our benefits include : Competitive basic salary, Annual Bonus, Contributory Pension Scheme, Private Health Cover and Life Assurance.