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Philips Scrum Master in Ede, Netherlands


Scrum Master - A leader of change

At Philips VitalHealth, we create new ways to improve the status quo in the health care landscape. We develop applications for healthcare with the ambition to improve care for millions of people. Naturally, this is a journey with a global scope.

On this journey, we are looking for a leader with passion for application development and improving every step of it. Step by step. With patience and with drive.

You are responsible for

  • Growing the general understanding of the agile mindset and the Scrum / SAFe processes.

  • Supporting the team in meeting their daily and iteration objectives.

  • Driving the removal of internal and external impediments in the agile team.

  • Facilitating continuous improvement with regular inspect, adapt and team retrospection.

  • Organizing communication and collaboration within the team with aim for learning and delivering value.

  • Driving continuous Improvement with a transparent approach.

You are a part of

A great development team as a Scrum Master. The team is focusing on VitalHealth Engage. This is our flagship product. It is a young product with a young and very enthusiastic team. The opportunities to improve are enormous.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in software engineering, IT or equivalent;

  • Certified Scrum Master, from recognized organizations like Scrum Alliance or

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a software leader – combined with experience with agile practices, patterns and techniques;

  • Experience with the SAFe methodology;

  • You are a Team player, Critical thinker and great at problem-solving;

  • Experience with Azure Devops server would be an advantage;

  • Excellent communication skills and proven ability to work on multiple organizational levels - combined with business fluency in Dutch and English.

In return, we offer you

  • A young and strongly growing, globally operating company which is part of the bigger Philips organization.

  • A crucial role in our software delivery factory. We are waiting for you to lead us and we will support you in your initiatives for improvement.

  • We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences

  • 25 Days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually;

  • A variable bonus based on both Philips results and personal performance;

  • Laptop and mobile telephone subscription;

  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching;

  • Solid company pension scheme (employee contribution fee 2%), and attractive collective health insurance package;

  • Opportunity to buy Philips shares and products with discount;

  • Healthy work-life balance;

  • Opportunity to contribute to the care of millions of people worldwide.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It is a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it is like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.