Assign Jira issues to multiple users
Tasks in Jira are used to distribute different chores in a team. You assign a task to an employee (assignee).
But in some cases it can be helpful to assign an issue to multiple assignees.
For example, if a task is handled by multiple employees because it requires more knowledge and resources.
Herefore, it is useful to assign this task to all responsible employees, as they share equal responsibility, so they can plan their sprint more easily, and do not have to create individual tickets.
We demonstrate what possibilities and workarounds exist to assign a task in Jira to multiple assignees: