Agile Team Coach

Acquiring Solutions are looking for a team coach to facilitate the agile process (Scrum/Kanban) and collaboration of 2-3 development teams. The coach will be responsible for building high-performance teams, culture, and working methods within the unit.


Acquiring Solutions has been Valitor's growing edge in the past years. The increasing demand for a robust product infrastructure as well as new features, products, and innovative partnership drives the need for agile and effective delivery of business value on small, focused, and cross-functional teams.


Role and responsibilities

  • Develop a way of working that fits the team with appropriate:
  • Visualization and tooling of work
  • Team events (daily standup, planning, refinement, reviews, celebration)
  • Stakeholder collaboration
  • Collective breakdown of new features and projects
  • Facilitate team events and collaboration
  • Mentor and coach product owners, team members and stakeholders in agile principles and practices (Scrum, Kanban, XP, DevOps)
  • Challenge the teams to continuously improve working methods and technical practices
  • Make sure impediments to delivery and high performance are being continuously addressed



  • Relevant bachelor or higher degree
  • Experience in working with or on an agile software development team (> 3 years)
  • Certification and/or formal training in an Agile framework (e.g. CSM or PSM) and preferably a track record as Scrum Master or Agile Coach
  • Fluent in English and Icelandic
  • Knowledgeable about Agile and Lean principles and frameworks (Scrum, XP, Lean, Kanban, DevOps)
  • Excellent relational and collaboration skills
  • Experience teaching, mentoring, group facilitation and coaching
  • Positivity toward new challenges


Applicants will have to submit a CV and an introductory letter.


The application period ends on the 23th of February 2018.


Further information will be provided by Baldur Kristjánsson Senior Agile Coach, phone number 525 2000



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