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Swedbank Group Lending and Payments

Scrum Master to Swedish Card Issuing

Are You passionate about agile way of working, self-driven and love to work with people, coach and support the teams working with development and maintenance in the best way? If yes, this might be for you!

About us

Group Consumer Payments within Swedbank Group Lending and Payments is expanding cross-functional team for the Swedish Cards Issuing. It is designed to be a highly efficient competence excellence center by using cross border experience and competence.

Cards team is responsible for end to end maintenance and development of Swedish Cards issuing systems which includes many complex applications and integrations to other systems. It’s a challenging journey, because of large scale systems you would be responsible for. Card issuing business itself is one of the core bank products! Our team consists of highly skilled cross- functional team members. We do encourage ourselves to grow together. At the moment we are looking for a Scrum Master to join our team!


About the job

You will, together with team members, be involved in the development process from start to finish. You will work as part of the team, interacting with APO, software engineers, team manager and other stakeholders. You will have the opportunity to make an impact and help the team to achieve their goals.


Your daily tasks will include:

  • Coach the CFT in self-organization and cross-functionality;
  • Protect CFT from any internal and external disturbances;
  • Support APO on his/her daily work regarding maintaining the product backlog preparing for and following up Sprint Ceremonies related activities;
  • Take initiative to coupe with all impediments noticed in responsible area (inside CFT, outside CFT and in all surrounded areas),
  • Manage, lead and follow up on activities and initiatives within the team;
  • Coordinate with other teams and Scrum Masters;
  • Arrange and facilitate daily stand-up meetings, sprint planning sessions, retrospectives and other agile ceremonies;
  • Continuously improve the way of working (initiate improvements inside CFT, outside CFT and in all surrounded areas);
  • Excellent in sprint backlog management;
  • Contributing to software deliveries (development, acceptance, testing, maintenance) upon available time.


What would help you to succeed in this role?

You need to be a strong team player and like to solve impediments together with your colleagues. On the same note, we believe you enjoy discussing solutions, have good communication skills and a solid combination of the following requirements:

  • Good understanding of software development processes;
  • Good understanding of ITIL processes;
  • Scrum Master certificate would be treated as advantage;
  • Knowledge of JIRA and/or  Confluence;
  • Collaborative and with the "Everything is possible" – attitude;
  • Communication management skills;
  • Good in a structured way of working, ability to coordinate;
  • Proficient in oral and written English.


What we offer for you?

We offer you chance to make a real impact and to be in the forefront of the banking digitalization in Swedbank, one of the strongest organization in the region.

Also need to mention fun, friendly atmosphere and plenty of opportunities to grow. You will work with talented and committed colleagues in a sociable IT environment.

And talking about more tangible – health insurance, different trainings and development programs, career opportunities within organisation, free days to celebrate important life events or to build up with your team and other good things are waiting for you.


In case of questions about the recruitment, please turn to Recruitment Specialist Arnas Rukuiža ( If you want to know more about the position, please turn to recruiting manager Linas Motiejūnas (



Group Lending and Payments

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Recruiter: Arnas Rukuiža

Group Lending and Payments

Group Lending & Payments (GL & P) is Swedbank's Department for Lending and Payment Development. Focusing on quality, stability, availability, security and good service, our mission is to ensure that our products are market leading and meets our customers' needs, where our customers choose to meet us.

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