Agile Coach

Less than 5 years experience  •  Retail / Diversified

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Portland, OR
Less than 5 years experience
Retail / Diversified
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

InComm Digital Solutions (IDS), redefines the connection between merchants and their customers through our stored value and mobile gifting solutions. As the pioneer of digital gift card delivery, IDS helps our customers leverage their gift card programs in new ways to drive sales. The IDS platform supports gift cards sales through e-commerce, social media, promotional, and B2B toolsets. Gift cards can be delivered physically by mail or digitally to a recipient's email or mobile device.


This position is located in our downtown Portland, OR offices. Please visit our website for more information about InComm Digital Solutions.


Benefits of joining our team:

  • Opportunity to solve interesting and challenging problems within a growing industry
  • Collaborative and supportive Agile environment
  • Continuous delivery culture and weekly production releases
  • Community of strong software professionals
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Downtown high-rise location with lots of windows and good views
  • Healthy work environment, including in-suite bike storage, showers, and standing desks
  • Company provided snacks and catered lunch and breakfast once a week
  • Easy access to public transportation and company provided transit pass   

About This Opportunity

InComm Digital Solutions is seeking a dynamic leader to server as an Agile Coach, working with first-class agile development teams to help them reach their goals and continuously improve.


  • Coordinate daily stand-ups, backlog refinement, estimating/planning, and retrospectives
  • Documenting meeting minutes, status, processes, and any other project related information as needed to support business success
  • Track and provide metrics in service of the team (e.g. burn-down, burn-up, cycle time, velocity)
  • Coach the team/individuals to be more effective in their roles and as a team
  • Facilitating the team coming to agreements
  • Protect the team from outside intrusions
  • Examine failures and coach toward continuous improvement within and across teams
  • Reflect back to the team their achievements and challenges
  • Facilitate clearing of roadblocks
  • Provide value wherever possible, driven to get things done


  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead/influence individuals without direct supervisory authority
  • Served in a Scrum Master or Agile Coach role for at least three years OR, alternately, at least one year of experience as a Scrum Master or Agile Coach and two or more years working with software development teams as a team member (Software Engineer, QA professional, product ownership, etc.)
  • Experience and knowledge of facilitation strategies, conflict resolution, and team development
  • Knowledge of and experience implementing the Scrum approach, including the day-to-day duties of an Agile Coach (e.g. burndown strategies, retrospective formats, experience working with multiple Scrum management tools)
  • Balanced coaching approach that brings humility, support, and nurturing, while also focusing the team on a sense of urgency to accomplish goals and consistently improve
  • Understanding of organizational behavior and how teams work together most effectively
  • Driven for continuous improvement in yourself and your team
  • Methodical, focused, disciplined; you don’t drop the ball
  • Collaborative; communicates and works effectively with a team

InComm is an equal employment opportunity employer.  We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regard to race; color; religion; national origin; sex; sexual orientation; pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions; age; disability or handicap; citizenship status; service member status; or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.


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