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Agile Coach

IT & Technology
Venlo
English and Swedish, German and English, Polish and English, English and Dutch, English

For a big, international online retailer in Venlo, we are looking for an Agile coach that will lead scrum masters across the globe!
You will be part of the team which is responsible for global IT activities, and work with scrum masters from several domains around the world.


  • As part of your role, you will be actively involved in various Agile meetings, such as planning, refinement, standup, and retrospectives, for all teams. It will be your responsibility to identify potential improvements and assess the status of the Agile Ways of Working (WoW).

  • To better understand the needs, desired changes, and improvement areas of the department managers in relation to the WoW, you will need to consult with them and analyze feedback and observations. This will aid in identifying broader organizational improvements to be made in the WoW through the application of Agile principles.

  • Defining solutions and suggesting organizational improvements to enhance the WoW. You will be required to coach Scrum Masters, Product Owners, and Team Managers on how best to implement changes and improvements in the WoW to optimize results.

A great permanent role in a fast-growing company, with nice secondary benefits and a salary of up to 6000 EUR per month!

How we'll proceed. Within four working days we will let you know if you qualify for the position. We will schedule an introductory interview, either digitally or in-person. During this interview we will inform you as fully as possible about the vacancy, the company and the following steps in the procedure. After consulting with you, we will introduce you to our client and then continue to guide you through the application process. The Independent Recruiters Group has a large team of specialized recruiters. Each recruiter has a strong focus on their own area of expertise. This makes them the ideal sparring partner for both the candidate and the client.

Requirements:

* Proven track record of leading teams through Agile transformation with mastery of various Agile frameworks, such as Scrum and Kanban, as well as scaling methodologies like SAFe and LeSS.
* Your success depends on your exceptional leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, as well as your ability to effectively guide teams and collaborate with stakeholders at all levels.
* Having a deep understanding of the retail/e-commerce industry dynamics, challenges, and market trends will certainly give you an edge in modifying Agile practices to fit the specific needs of your organization.
* It is a plus if you have Agile-related certifications, such as Certified Scrum Master, Agile Certified Practitioner, or SAFe certifications, as they can provide added value to your role as an Agile Coach.

About the company:

So if you are the creative, innovative and communicative Agile coach we're looking for, get in touch today!