A Eurail Scrum Master is a servant leader to facilitate and coach our teams to get the best out of it. As Scrum Master you have an interest in technology, know how it enables the business and play a key role in helping to build high performance teams that follow the agile values and principles. Together with your team(s) you will make sure that our customers have a great experience on our website, shop, seat reservation portal and in our travel app.
Eurail offers you the best of both worlds. We offer you the atmosphere and freedom of a start-up, combined with the professionality and resources of an established company.
We sell Interrail or Eurail passes that enable our travellers to enjoy Europe’s rail network in 31 countries. We have enabled millions of travellers from all around the world to explore the best of Europe, and we constantly work to improve our product and brand proposition for our international customers. We create connections that leave lasting impressions!
With our multicultural and passionate team, we believe that creative thinking and diversity helps to improve our brands and ultimately create a unique experience for our customers, and one that they will want to repeat.
Job description and Role
We are looking for a highly motivated Scrum Master who has a track record making teams perform at their best. You are able to create a safe, innovative and result driven environment for your team(s) to lead them to high performance teams. You will achieve these goals through the following activities:
Helping your team in getting things done to finish the sprint;
Guiding and coaching team members in working and thinking in Agile and in continuous improvement of the team;
Supporting the learning process and helping with setting goals and achieving them;
Facilitating ceremonies (sprint planning, retrospective, refinement, daily stand-up);
Helping improve the process by applying best practices and removing impediments ;
Supporting the Product Owner in providing insight into the scrum process for the organization (the status, the product / sprint backlog, priorities and demos);
Leading by example and create a safe environment for the team so they can perform at their best.
Boxes to tick
As our Scrum Master you are passionate about Agile and know how to transfer this to your team(s). You have been guiding teams as a dedicated Scrum Master for at least 3 years. Besides that, you have:
A Bachelor and/or Master degree with a Scrum Master certification;
Good skills in servant leadership and facilitation:
Motivate and encourage others to take action and involvement to achieve a certain result;
Result-oriented and focused on effective action and on-time delivery of agreed work;
Teamfocus to create a high performance environment;
Strong abilities to coach people to continuous improvement;
Understanding of the development process;
Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken;
You have a valid work permit for the Netherlands.
Why work for Eurail?
A growing, diverse and informal organisation;
An international working environment;
You will work in a very positive environment with helpful colleagues;
A healthy work/life balance, including flexible working hours;
Attractive salary and benefits;
An annual training budget to be used for your own personal development;
The opportunity to make a concrete and directly visible contribution to the development of a young company.
Your development is important to us
Personal development is very important to us. For that reason, we invest in all our employees. With your very own education budget you can develop your personal and professional experience. You can follow a training course over a short or longer period, with a coach for instance, but also attend conferences. We encourage you to think beyond your own position. As an employee of Eurail you will take part in cross functional team projects.
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