With over 120 years of experience and more than 17,000 employees in over 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo is dedicated to discovering, developing, and delivering new standards of care that enrich the quality of life around the world.

In Europe, we focus on two areas: The goal of our Specialty Business is to protect people from cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death in Europe, and help patients who suffer from it to enjoy every precious moment of life. In Oncology, we strive to become a global pharma innovator with competitive advantage, creating novel therapies for people with cancer.

Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany, and we have affiliates in 13 European countries and Canada.

For our headquarter in Munich we are seeking a highly qualified candidate to fill the position:

European Advanced Analytics Scrum Master (m/f/x)

The Position:

Join Daiichi Sankyo Europe as Scrum Master and shape the future of a data-driven organisation. You guide the Advanced Analytics team to help stay on track with agile techniques, fine-tuning approaches as needed to ensure customer centricity in everything we do. You lead workshops for product and functional teams, as well as our management and key stakeholders. As a Scrum Master, you will facilitate and coordinate Agile Scrum processes within our organisation, ensuring the company can work collaboratively and efficiently to deliver high-quality solutions.

At Daiichi Sankyo, we care for every heartbeat and you will help us to make a difference by embracing digital and data into the heart of our business. Empowering. Meaningful. Every day.

  • Facilitate Scrum ceremonies such as daily stand-up meetings, sprint planning, sprint review, and sprint retrospective
  • Ensure that the team follows the Scrum framework and adheres to Agile principles
  • Effectively communicate agile principles, scrum practices and overall operating model across the organization and product teams
  • Champion the use of metrics and track objective measures to help teams deliver high-quality product/solutions on time
  • Support teams in determining the resource allocation to maintain agile practices and ensure smooth project delivery
  • Keep an objective perspective on issues and troubleshoots by applying agile principles
  • Coach senior management in agile practices to ensure adoption of best practices from top-down

  • Bachelor’s degree (in information systems, business administration or related field)
  • 5+ years of experience as a Scrum Master
  • Certification of Agile methodologies, like Certified Scrum Master or Professional Scrum Master
  • Strong knowledge of Agile Scrum principles and practices
  • Experience, not limited to software development teams, but also with business team (Kanban focus)
  • Ability to showcase examples of implementing agile techniques in different cultures and environments
  • Experience running agile projects of varying size and complexity
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for cross functional teams and stakeholder management
  • Outstanding problem-solving and analytical ability for effective collaboration with the technical team
  • Courage and pragmatism in order to identify and help resolving impediments
  • Advanced proficiency in English

Bonus points:

  • Previous work experience within the healthcare sector and/or data science
  • Experience in product management
  • Prior knowledge of Agile project management tools like Jira, Miro or Confluence

  • Excellent Benefits
  • Work-Life-Balance
  • Growth and Development
  • Health and Wellbeing Support