Volvo Group Scrum Master Android – On-board Telematics in Göteborg, Sweden
Are you the kind of person who is passionate about connectivity solutions, android systems, apps and what can happen when you merge technologies from different areas? Would you like to use your passion in the automotive industry and be part of the digital transformation leap? Would you like to work in a great team with competent and helpful colleagues?
At On-board Telematics we are in the heart of this transformation, and we work with implementing end-to-end functions like Entertain the driver, Driver Coaching, ISee, Remote SW Download and Geofencing. Connectivity is a key enabler for fleet management, uptime services and advanced vehicle services like driver assistance and fuel reduction, targeting reduced costs as well as increased revenues. Our android based service and entertainment system is enabling new features in the entertainment productivity and uptime field.
The development in the area of connectivity is fast, furious and fun!
We are now looking for Scrum Masters to our scrum teams that can be a part of driving and developing our Entertainment and Connected Services Software teams & products into the future.
The mission & context:
Develop and maintain our in-house developed SW (android apps e.g. the different branded launchers and the Dynafleet app)
Target is 50% Scrum Master / 50& developer
Deliver software fulfilling agreed QDCF targets
Coach and continuously support the coworkers in the team to deliver according to committed deliveries and to achieve the objectives in our roadmap
Lead and continuously develop the processes, methods and tools that are used by the team to continuously improve
Secure that the team is using the fit for purpose tools & technologies
Ensure that the Entertainment and Connected Services SW solutions, products and projects area are developed and delivered in an optimal way
In this role you will create an efficient and trustful day-to-day operation. You have proven experience as a Scrum Master and a coaching leader. It is important that you have an innovative and creative mind-set in order to inspire and challenge your organization. You also have a true can do attitude, a strong quality focus and a personal drive to reach the objectives and targets set for your team & products, understanding how these contribute to the our vision, strategy & roadmap.
We believe this is a position for a person that has the ability to work under demanding conditions and to create a successful working climate in these situations. As a person, you have a broad technical know-how combined with very good people skills and a strong belief in agile methods. You have a strong ability to inspire, develop and motivate individuals and teams.
The main responsibilities are:
Coach the team and assure that agile methods are followed (SAFe)
Secure that the software is developed in line with applicable technology strategies according to stipulated processes, methods and tools
Drive the building, growing, maturing and optimization of your SCRUM team
Drive and contribute to retrospective meetings, sprint reviews, etc.
Coach team members in the daily activities and secure necessary pre-requisites for a successful execution of responsibilities
Coach the team members
Regular communication to the team on performance, improvements etc.
Secure knowledge sharing and that the team work in ways that continuously increases level of T-shaped team members
Support in developing processes, methods, tools and standards related to android W development at EACS & OBT
Take an active role in moving OBT into an agile development organization
Requirements & qualifications:
Master of Science in Computer Science, Electronics or equivalent
Minimum 3 years of experience from android SW development
Experience of agile methods, such as SCRUM, KANBAN and XP
Deep understanding of excellent SW development practices e.g. XP practices Test Driven development, CI&CD, Code Review, Pair Programming, CCO, User Sorties, Storytelling etc.
Have good communication skills
Be business and customer oriented
Experience in building high performing agile teams
Have excellent prioritization skills and ability to eliminate roadblocks
Have an inspiring leadership and find it rewarding to manage co-workers to perform their best in a successful working climate
Knowledge in Android app development and understanding of commonly used design patterns
Highly valued is android full stack development capabilities
Have an open multi-brand and multi-cultural mindset
Experience from IT development is an asset
Experience of SW development in automotive (truck or car) industry is meriting
Experience of SW development within the area of connected services is meriting
For any further information please contact:
Niklas Seger, Director Entertainment and Connected Services, phone +46 31 32 27154
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