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Scrum Master


Job information

Place of work

Bratislava Region

Job description, information about job

Scrum Master
Full-time. Flexible work available. Bratislava, Slovakia.

The Future Begins Here
At Takeda, we are creating a future-ready organization, one that evolves at the speed of science and technology using data and digital to meet the needs of patients, our people, and the planet. In order to make that happen, we need your help.

Join our exciting and new Technology Capability Center (TCC) in Bratislava, Slovakia. This specialized, innovative and state of the art center of technological resources will drive data and digital capabilities and solutions across Takeda. The Center will be home to approximately 300 change agents, organized into chapters and cross-functional squads based on agile ways of working.

Grow your data and digital skills, create and enhance solutions for patients around the globe, and help us create a data and digital-forward Takeda. This is a unique opportunity to become the heart of our internal innovation engine.

The Opportunity
As a Scrum Master, you will act as facilitator and advocate of the Agile methodology, in alignment with a product-centric organization. This role coordinates, supports, and assists all aspects of a product team.
• Providing rigor for all Agile ceremonies, including quality of story production and effective retrospectives while having a constant focus on improving the team.
• Ensure there is full comprehension by the technical teams of all product stories during scoping and idealation phases.
• Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised with an emphasis on consistently improving and problem-solving
• Remove impediments and coach the scrum team on removing impediments
• Help the product and development teams to identify and fill in blanks in the Agile framework
• Help the scrum team achieve higher levels of scrum maturity
• Support the product owner and provide education where needed
• Deliver ongoing training for team, product owners, developers and testers

Skills and Qualifications

• Minimum 4 years of IT experience with Bachelors Degree or 7 years IT experience without Bachelors Degree.
• Minimum 2 years experience leading small-mid-sized projects and/or agile teams
• Experience with agile methodology and product management
• Ability to analyze and think quickly to resolve conflict
• Ability to work with and lead a team
• Strong communication, interpersonal and mentoring skills
• Ability to adapt to a changing environment
• Proven ability to continually build job knowledge & skills
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Outlook).
• Ability to write and speak in the English language

• Healthcare and Life Sciences industry experience desired
• Scrum Master Certification desired

Offered salary

2800 EUR

Specification of salary conditions


Similarly, situated employees earn 2.800 Euros a month. Salary is based on experience.

Annual Bonus
Employees have the opportunity to earn an annual bonus based on company, business unit, and individual performance.

Referral program
Bonuses are available for referrals if your friends join Takeda.

Benefits and other advantages

What Takeda Can Offer You

 A meaningful career, grounded in our values.
 Continuous professional growth and global careers
 A diverse and inclusive network of colleagues
 Flexible work environment, including hybrid working
 A collaborative culture encouraging an entrepreneurial spirit and agile thinking

 Healthcare
 Retirement plan
 Life insurance
 Paid leave
 Competitive salary
 Annual bonus Extra Benefits
 Food stipend
 Professional Development
 Paid volunteering time
 Summer schedule
 Education and Internet allowance
 Referral bonus


 We care about your future. So we offer a retirement plan for employees, which includes up to a 3% match. You'll also have access to life insurance covering short-term and long-term disability in case of injury or death.

 When in need, we'll support you. Our Takeda-sponsored individual medical plan will give you access to timely health treatment for your medical needs. We also have additional payment available for critical illnesses.

 We understand mental health is also important. Counseling and support resources are available 24/7 through our assistance program for employees and immediate family members.

 We want you to spend time away. We offer generous paid leave and also additional time off for maternity, paternity and parental leave.

 We are committed to helping the world. You'll have the opportunity to participate in paid time away for volunteering activities.

 We know there's more to life than work. we return to the office, you'll enjoy a mix of remote working and in-office collaboration in our state-of-the-art facilities. During summer we have flexible workweeks with half-day Fridays.

 And some additional benefits because at Takeda, we invest in our people.
You’ll have access to:

 Daily allowance for meals
 Supplementary monthly payment to spend on retirement savings, educational courses, and leisure activities
 Assistance for home office internet or English learning expenses

Type of employment


Employee requirements

Minimum required education

First Level University Education (Bachelor's Degree)

Language skills

English (advanced - C1)