Scrum Master

Job description

At Allego we work in an innovative, fast growing and technical environment. The IT department is organised in SCRUM teams with the aim to deliver quality software with high velocity. With a steep growth of sales and projects, the department is challenged to develop complex functionality quickly, for which different teams have to collaborate. The Scrum Master is responsible for the smooth operation of two or more teams, and makes sure any impediment is quickly resolved.


The job

As a Scrum Master you will be the servant leader helping different teams achieve their sprint goals. At Allego we work according to the scrum methodology with sprints of two weeks. You organize all scrum events, coach the team to continually improve, and remove any impediments that are blocking progress all while keeping a good and healthy team spirit.


The ideal candidate:

You are a natural leader who is able to coach and motivate a team. You love it when you see your team outperforming itself and you pro-actively reward them for their achievements. Not only do you make sure all Scrum events run smoothly, you can also steer the team in the right direction to achieve important business goals in time. In other words you know how to manage the development process, but also have deep knowledge of IT environments so you can facilitate the right discussions in the development team. You have excellent communication and mentoring skills to help support your team where necessary. 


In a nutshell…

  • Be a servant leader to two or more scrum teams
  • Coach teams both on an effective Scrum process and the right development discussions to achieve business goals
  • Support the business analyst and Product Owner to make sure they understand the impact of their choices
  • Make sure all team members are happy and develop themselves according to their own goals (and that of Allego)
  • Report regularly to the CIO on the progress the teams are making, resolving issues together as smoothly as possible


You bring:

  • A background in IT and proficiency with the Business (for example: Software development/architecture, Business Analyst
  • 5 years of relevant working experience as Scrum Master.
  • A recent Scrum Master certification
  • Professional in English speaking, other languages are pre (Dutch, German, French);
  • Experience in a commercial, startup or scaleup business environment
  • An open mind, pro-active attitude, willingness to learn, and eager to elevate Allego to the next level;

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc.
  • Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games (Cloud technology).
  • Experience with new technologies (I.e. Cloud) 


Our offer

A front row seat at a company which is accelerating one of the most impactful changes in recent history, the shift to clean mobility. Besides this, you will be surrounded by a smart and ambitious group of people in an international environment. Salary is competitive. At Allego you choose your own challenges, we will make education and training available if necessary.


About Allego

We want everybody to go electric, and we will push to make this happen. One charge point or dozens at a time we facilitate companies to take the step to clean electric mobility. Our network and services will accelerate the shift to a world where we all drive electric.