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Scrum Master Freelancer (f/m/x)


Bytro Labs GmbH


Hamburg, Germany






Contract | Full Time


Your tasks

We are looking for an experienced Scrum Master (f/m/x) to lead up to two teams in agile project management. This is a part-time freelance position until the end of the year with a focus on game development. As an ambassador of Scrum and Agile in our company, you will play a crucial role in our first year of agile transition and support the teams in getting from zero to hero.

  • Optimizing and implementing the entire Scrum process across two development teams
  • Observes the teams to understand and remove organizational impediments keeping the team from operating effectively as an agile team
  • Coach, mentor, teach and refresh agile scrum practices (roles, processes, artifacts) as needed among the teams
  • Assess individual team needs and recommend best agile practices (Iterative + Agile principles, Kanban, Scrum, etc.)
  • Agile tool configuration and training for new programs implementing Agile, Scrum, Kanban
  • Overview of timeliness and actuality of Scrum artifacts
  • Mediation between product owner and team, as well as support of the team
  • Increasing the efficiency of the entire development process
  • Coordination of Sprint Meetings

Your profile

  • Available for at least 40 h / month (ideally 60 to 80 h)
  • 3 years of experience as a Scrum Master
  • Experience working with remote teams
  • Very good knowledge of roles, principles and artifacts of Scrum (product backlog, sprint backlog, burndown charts)
  • Experience in working with new and inexperienced Agile teams
  • Communication skills to clarify methodological, functional and technical issues
  • Assertiveness, organized operational style and an eye for the "essential"
  • Enthusiasm for working in and with international & dynamic teams
  • Familiarity with Atlassian tools such as Jira and Confluence
  • Fluent in English, spoken and written

What we offer

  • Exchange of knowledge and close cooperation with competent colleagues in a highly motivated international team
  • Make an impact on the way we work
  • Short decision-making processes and a professional work environment
  • You take responsibility in a fast-growing company
  • Attractive location in Downtown Hamburg
  • Flexible remote work solutions
  • Regular team and company events and creative breaks

About us

"Connect and Challenge Players. Anytime. Anywhere."

At Bytro we strive to develop high-quality strategy games and make them accessible for all players around the world. In our eyes game development is a promise for fun and entertainment - that's what we live and aim for!

As part of the Swedish Stillfront group, we create grand strategy games that are played by over 15 million players in 150 countries and 13 languages all over the world. Our office is located in Hamburg's world-famous St. Pauli district, with a stunning 360° view of the harbor and the Elbe river and easy access to public transport.

Our staff is multicultural and international. We have flat hierarchies, open communication culture, and support the autonomous work of our agile working teams. We believe in efficient work where each of our employees contributes to the success of our games. Learn more about Bytro and watch our most recent company clip:

To enhance our great team we are looking for you!


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