Scrum Master NU.nl

Job description

Hoofddorp - As a Scrum Master at NU.nl you contribute to the biggest digital news brand in the Netherlands, with a monthly reach of more than seven million Dutch people. The impact you make is huge and contributes directly to the user experience.


What are you going to do?

In this role you are responsible for the scrum process of one or more NU.nl teams. You are closely involved with the product. Together, with the team, you are working on the further development of the NU.nl platform. Between sprints you do refinements and you look for possibilities to further improve the collaboration between teams and the development process. Your main tasks consist of:

  • Guiding the agile process in the teams.
  • Removing impediments and allowing the team to continue.
  • Being the main point of contact for the product owners and the development team.
  • Helping the product owners manage the backlog and create good user stories.
  • Coaching and training the people in your teams.


The team

NU.nl has several development teams. A team consists of a product owner, several developers, a designer, tester and scrum master. In sprints of 2 to 3 weeks you work closely together on the optimization of our product. The various departments, including editorial, marketing, IT and the product team, each contribute an essential part to the total experience. The NU.nl team is ambitious and talented, with passion and pleasure anchored in the DNA of NU.nl.


We offer

  • An experience-based salary.
  • 36-hour workweek.
  • 12% in flexible benefits (of which 8% is holiday allowance).
  • A percentage of profit shares.
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses.
  • 24 paid holiday days.
  • Development opportunities through education, training and certificates.

Job requirements


Job requirements

  • You have a relevant education and / or scrum master certification.
  • You have an 'agile mindset' and you have experience working with Scrum and Kanban in a professional environment.
  • You are a team player with good communication skills.
  • You like to coordinate and plan.
  • You enjoy guiding and helping people in their work and career.
  • You have experience with (mobile, web, devops) software development


      Will you be our new colleague? Then apply now!

      Want to know more first? I would be happy to answer your questions via mark.van.dommelen@dpgmedia.nl. You can also call or send an app on +316 83 80 00 59.


      We prefer to do our recruitment ourselves and do not need any help with this.