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Scrum Master - Aarhus

Are you an experienced scrum master, project manager or leader ready to take the next step? We are looking for a talented and experienced scrum master in one of our Agile Release Trains (ART) in Arla. Join our team of highly skilled people and professionals working truly agile across Arla locations and teams. We are working in Production IT and cover all IT solutions that support the production at our 60 dairy sites across the world.


The job


We go to work every day with the mission of standardizing and digitalizing IT across all our dairy sites, and we cover Automation IT, MES, MII integration, SAP and cloud solutions. As our new Scrum Master you will be joining our team with colleagues located in Denmark, Poland and UK and you will be supporting on train as well as on team level.


As a Scrum Master you will be working in a team that develop and support IT solutions within the production IT and SAP area, our team is working full time on large projects at sites, where we develop the IT solutions, that are part of large Capex Investments at the site. We secure, with IT project management and IT development, that the overall project will be able to reach its targets.


Your role will be secure close cooperation in the team and be the link between the different projects and by that securing smooth and effective implementations.

Together with 2 other scrum masters in the production area you will be a key player facilitating the agile processes by working closely together with team members, Product Owner, Release Train Architect, Release Train Engineer and our stakeholders at the dairies.  


More specifically, your responsibility includes:


  • Facilitate the daily scrum meeting – focusing on eliminating impediments and ensuring an effective agile process
  • Ensure user stories are well defined and understandable for the team members and bring value to the objectives
  • Coach the team and ensure truly agile thinking and approach aiming for a high performance team
  • Ensure team reporting to relevant key persons
  • Facilitate PI planning and demos
  • Make financial forecasts and follow up on monthly reporting


We are working very close to the business in Arla and our main stakeholders are always the dairies. We take pride in delivering great, user friendly solutions to provide the greatest value to Arla. We are a multi-national, multi-functional and very dedicated team working according to the agile SAFe framework.


Who are you?

You already have some experience as Scrum Master – preferably in an agile setup – and you have passion in IT. It would be ideal if you already have some knowledge within production IT.


Our stakeholder environment is complex, spanning different departments, countries and cultures where English is the common language.


For you to succeed in the role, it is important that you are a team player, who takes pride in facilitating the required discussion to ensure focus on creating value and solving complex dilemmas. You know that this requires persistence. You thrive when you coach your team members to perform even better and you know that the cooperation takes place with many different profiles who see things from different perspectives and communicate in different ways.  


Application and contact


Please send your application as soon as possible. We will take down the application, once the right candidate has been found. For additional information, please call  Allan Mathiasen, Senior IT manager Dairy Train, +45 8733 2797.


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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