Career at agile42

agile42, founded in Berlin in 2007, provides world-class expertise, training and coaching on Lean-Agile development methods including Scrum, Kanban, Systems thinking and Lean and Agile Leadership. We have a proven approach for managing the adoption of Lean-Agile methods and transforming organizations to achieve better business outcomes. Our customers confirm their ability to deliver measurable results:
  • Faster time-to-market and responsiveness
  • Accelerated ROI (Return on Investment)
  • Higher customer satisfaction
  • More engaged and motivated employees

The agile42 team enjoys a global presence, operating in Germany, the United States, Canada, Denmark, the Netherlands, Italy, Finland, Turkey and South Africa. Our coaches have proven expertise and top credentials in the industry; many of our coaches are Certified Scrum Coaches and Certified Scrum Trainers: only a few dozen people worldwide can boast both credentials. In addition, we have staff certified as Kanban Coaching Professionals (KCP), an elite club with only a around 60 members worldwide.

Who we are looking for

Agile Coach

For our team in Germany we are looking for coaches, experienced or willing to evolve in an Agile environment.

Requirements & Skills:

  • at least 3 years of experience with more than one team doing Scrum, Kanban or XP;
  • CSP accreditation by the Scrum Alliance would be a plus;
  • availability to travel on an average 3-4 days per week (we try to avoid 4 and 5);
  • analytical skills;
  • problem solving skills;
  • facilitation skills;
  • willingness to learn and work with an international very experienced and diverse team of awesome coaches :-)
  • fluent German and English spoken and written.
We are looking forward to your application. Contact us at office@agile42.com.

Front End Developer

For our team in Germany we are looking for a Front End Developer. agile42 is one of the leading Agile Coaching Company worldwide. We are developing Agile tools, apps and platforms for our clients and internal use. As a Frontend Developer you will bring in depth knowledge of web based design and development into our team. You will have the opportunity to design and implement internal and external facing frontend applications to support agile42 clients, coaches and office teams.

Requirements & Skills:

You will be in charge of developing the next generation of web applications for the Agile community, including tools for Scrum teams and Agile Coaches. You will have full ownership of the code as well as the infrastructure where it runs, making sure all the services run smoothly from end to end.

  • At least three years of experience with front-end development with JavaScript, jQuery, Less, HTML5
  • Knowledge of React framework is a plus 
  • Knowledge of Django web framework is a plus
  • At least 2 years of experience with test automation for front-end (back-end is a plus)
  • Experience with version control systems and dependency management solutions (Git, npm, pip)
  • Knowledge of Chef (or other configuration management solutions) and Ruby is a plus 
  • System administration skills are a big plus
  • Good knowledge of Agile Engineering Practices (Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration)
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Experience with working in Agile teams is a big plus
  • Good level of English, German language skills are a big plus

We support professional growth, giving employees a safe-to-fail environment where they can learn and develop as professionals and as a team. Our release cycles tend to be very short so that we get fast feedback and are able to improve accordingly.  At regular intervals, we take the time for experimenting and investigating new technologies, not necessarily related to our products and we work in an informal but very respectful environment. Our offices are located in a very sought-after area of the city, easy to reach and well connected with public transportation.

We are looking forward to your application. Contact us at office@agile42.com.

Team Assistant

For our team in Germany we are looking for a Team Assistant. Your administrative and organizational tasks will be to support your colleagues in their daily work. You will take care that our working atmosphere is familiar and exceptional so everyone can develop their full potential. 

The office team has a very strong supportive mindset and service orientation. We create an environment for our Agile Coaches which makes their life easier, since they travel a lot. We see our clients as partner which get always the best support, since they trust us. We foster a friendly, familiar and honest culture worldwide.

  • Together with your colleague you will be responsible to take care of several administrative and organizational tasks as e.g. travel bookings (business trips & conferences).
  • Positive and supportive client communication and offer management is an important part of your daily work as well as invoicing and the preparation for the bookkeeping.   
  • The creation and maintenance of our  team spirit and organizational culture will be an important part of your Job.
  • You’ll communicate and collaborate with all stakeholders which are based in various countries and you take care of international client/project administration. 
  • You’ll be part of the planning and concepts for events and will lead projects yourself.

Must Have:

  • An Agile Mindset
  • Fluent in German and English
  • You should not be an absolute beginner 

You are curious to learn more about agile42? 

We are looking forward to your application. Contact us at office@agile42.com.

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