Agile Coach/Scrum Master (m/f)

Lidl Digital is the technology brainpower that fuels our online retail business. For more than ten years, we have been developing and internationalizing Lidl’s digital business models such as Lidl Online Shop, the travel portal and other digital services, such as flowers and photos.
Our vision is to become a global leader for online discounters, by implementing innovative solutions that have helped us in the forefront of our industry. Lidl Digital Bulgaria, a technology Hub, is part of our global network with headquarter in Neckarsulm that develops the international threads of all Lidl digital activities. Our goal is to enable online shopping for our customers, at anytime and anywhere. At Lidl Digital, we will make this become a reality.

You as a Scrum Master will join Agile Coaching Chapter at CoE Sofia, implementing this agile methodology for the first time, meaning that in addition to coaching you are driving organizational change. The goal of your work is to improve Product teams and overall project management by increasing collaboration, innovation, and introducing techniques that promote adaptability and flexibility in the face of unpredictable circumstances.
You will be in close contact with the team members and takes a teaching role towards them. You are not only responsible for implementing new methods but also for the day to day activities of the team like moderating meetings and clearing impediments.

Your Responsibilities:
•Introduce, establish and train of agile methods and agile tools;
•Train, moderate, adapt and develop agile meetings, -tools and –methods;
•Establish the agile mindsets within the teams and beyond team borders;
•Promote transparency and strengthen the confidence into the agile methodology within the company;
•Train other internal agile coaches;
•Lead the change in mindset and culture which is needed for the new methods to success;
•Help team members understand the benefits of agile methods;
•Lead and moderate the daily agile meetings and activities;
•Support the team by clearing impediments.

Your profile:
•An university degree with perennial experience in guidance of agile, interdisciplinary teams as an agile coach Moderation- and management competence;
•High level of “operational readiness” and willingness to develop high performance teams;
•Combination of operative development orientation with strategic development perspective;
•High ability to work in a team with a high level of communication- and presentation skills;
•Certification as “Agile Coach”;
•Speaking English fluently;
•Experience with issue tracking / project management software (i.e. JIRA);
•Communicative and natural leader;
•Developed teaching skills.

An advantage would be:
•German language skills
•Basic SAP Technology knowledge

Our offer:
We offer you a successful company that gives you what you need, to be part of  a new, international and fast growing team with an excellent work-life balance. Our team contributes to international projects with interesting and challenging tasks based on state of the art technologies. And we offer all this from our brand new office in Business Park Sofia.

Our recruitment process is as easy and straightforward as possible. If you are interested, please send us your up to date resume in English. Your application will be reviewed in strict confidentiality and in full respect of your personal data according to the new EU regulation and current Bulgarian legislation. Only the approved candidates will be invited to an interview.