Scrum Master

Category:  Project Management & Agile

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


Department – DD&IT Development Clinical Site & Patient Facing Solutions


Does your motivation come from challenges and working in a dynamic environment? Do you thrive in an environment where close collaboration with key stakeholders and strategic alignment is essential? Do you have a can-do attitude with continuous improvement as one of your career objectives? Then we might have the right position for you. Apply now!


The Position

As a Scrum Master, you are to be part of the Agile team and facilitate the team for efficient delivery, coaching and leadership. You should keep track of and help solve impediments and escalate if necessary. You will be entrusted with the below responsibilities:

  • Help the Agile team manage their progress via transparent backlog and board overviews.
  • Help the Agile team and other roles prepare and align expectations before and during events.
  • Capable of handling a co-located team
  • Drive Agile teams, vendors, and customers in the Novo Nordisk Agile way of working incl. Agile Delivery Model, Azure DevOps, Agile QMS and Agile Sourcing.
  • Change ambassador to drive the learning culture and Agile mindset in Novo Nordisk.



  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering, computer science (or equivalent) with 7+ years in IT.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as Scrum Master preferred with certification.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in pharmaceutical industry will be added advantage.
  • Understand the Agile mindset and culture.
  • Experience on Agile tools e.g. Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, XP and DevOps.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Certification in SAFe agile is highly preferred.
  • Experience in Lean-Agile methodologies preferred.
  • Experience with technical IT delivery as Developer, Tester or similar preferred


About the department
In DD (Digital, Data) &IT Development Clinical Site & Patient Facing Solutions, a part of Global IT GBS, a portfolio of GxP, financial & business critical applications is being managed and supported. These applications are among the most critical IT systems in Novo Nordisk supporting essential processes and being used 24x7 by thousands of users worldwide. DD&IT Development Clinical Site & Patient Facing Solutions works closely with line of Business, System managers, Quality Check (QC)/Quality Assurance (QA) and subject matter experts across the Novo Nordisk IT organization in Denmark and India.


Working at Novo Nordisk
We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities, and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here - to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease.



To submit your application, please upload your CV online (click on Apply and follow the instructions).



15 March 24.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.