Agile Team Coach

Budapest, Hungary

ChemAxon is an open and friendly market-driven scientific software company, providing software solutions for customers primarily from the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, including many of the global Top500 companies.

Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for creating an environment where the team naturally delivers high-quality results.
  • Drives the team to reduce idea-to-delivery/execution time.
  • Provides assistance and support to develop new skills and stretching boundaries.
  • Gives support to the team to strengthen end-to-end ownership of development or service
  • Drives processes to include customer/user value, usability, feasibility and business value validation.
  • Creates a safe environment for healthy conflict and meaningful collaboration.
  • Promotes a results-oriented mindset.
  • Tracks and supports removing impediments.
  • Acts as a change agent.
  • Acts as a catalyst for continuous improvement culture.
  • Bridges between the team and the organization in terms of operational alignment.

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years experience as an Agile Team Coach in software development or IT organization.
  • Has a deep understanding of agile and lean values, principles, and practices, especially in the given method the team uses (Scrum, Kanban, Dual-Track Agile, etc.)
  • Active listener and uses effective questioning techniques.
  • Uses direct and non-violent communication that reflects partnering relationships.
  • Able to intervene when an individual or team behavior does not serve the benefit/goal of the team or organization.
  • Knowledgeable about facilitation and mediation techniques and uses them in practice.
  • Uses the appropriate approach (coaching / mentoring / teaching / facilitation / telling) according to the situation, context, and team maturity.
  • Able to motivate and inspire people.

Characteristics:

  • Flexible: willing to change or compromise, think about problems and tasks in creative ways, even in case of stressors or unexpected events.
  • Takes initiative: able to act first, start an action, including coming up with a proposal, experiments with new ideas.

We offer:

  • Competitive salary in an innovative company
  • To be a part of a creative and progressive team
  • Pleasant and homely atmosphere: leisure and recreation area, playing corner for children, training packages
  • Everyday use of English in a multicultural environment
  • Continuous learning opportunities

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