Scrum Master (m/f/d)

Date: Jun 30, 2024

Location: DE

Company: gksoftware

GK is a leading global software developer and provider of standard and cloud-based solutions for the retail industry, with over 500,000 retail and payment installations in more than 60 countries. At GK, more than 1.100 employees worldwide work on solutions for an all-encompassing shopping experience, improving the relationship between customers and retailers every day. GK is a hidden champion headquartered in Schöneck in the Vogtland region of Germany, but has locations in Berlin, Paris and Johannesburg while maintaining a presence in 13 further international locations. Together, GK develops groundbreaking technologies for the retail industry of today and tomorrow. 


Locations: Remote, Germany, Pilsen (CZ), Katowice (PL)

Your responsibilities
  • As a Scrum Master, you are responsible for the successful implementation of agile principles
  • You support and coach the development team and the product owner in the application of the agile methodology
  • You proactively identify problems, obstacles and risks, whether in the team or on the customer side, and enable the teams to solve them in a self-organized manner and achieve their goals
  • You monitor and evaluate the progress of projects and ensure that the agreed objectives are achieved
  • You are responsible for the creation and maintenance of Scrum artifacts, such as product backlog, sprint backlog and burn-down charts 


Your profile
  • You have several years of experience as a Scrum Master in agile development teams
  • You have a degree in computer science, business informatics or a comparable degree
  • Your knowledge of agile methodology, especially Scrum, is excellent. Certification as a Scrum Master (CSM® or PSM I) is desirable
  • Your written and spoken German and English skills are excellent
  • You have a strong understanding of collaboration in interdisciplinary teams and the empowerment of team members
  • You have the ability to communicate and cooperate effectively with various stakeholders at different hierarchical levels
  • Your excellent problem solving and conflict resolution skills complete your profile


We offer
  • GK enables mobile working at all times
  • We put emphasis on a long-term and trustful cooperation by offering permanent employment relationships with flexible working hours
  • Lease a maximum of 3 bikes up to a total value of €9,000
  • An international working environment as well as a cooperative working climate with space for own ideas, creativity and concepts
  • Turn your friends into colleagues: recommend a new employee and receive a referral bonus of €3,000 net
  • Develop yourself professionally and personally through our own GK Academy and e-learning offerings
  • Leasing of the latest Hardware for the private usage as part of our employee PC program. We make sure that your job-related equipment is ready for you for a smooth start from the first day of work