Agile Coach (m/f) - XING Corporate

For a better working life

For a better working life

Agile Coach (m/f)

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life! We currently have an opening at our headquarters in Hamburg.

Our ProWork team consists of around 40 people all working to provide the best possible experience for job-seeking XING users by addressing both registered XING users as well as logged-out users. The product teams work together with the marketing and analytics teams to develop and implement new ideas for the XING Stellenmarkt, the ProJobs membership, and connected services such as,, and The ProWork business unit is quite international with locations in Hamburg and Barcelona.

A challenging task

  • Aim towards continuous improvement of our and teams, with a result driven approach.
  • Facilitate the agile and lean process and a continuous improvement mindset, on the team and business unit level.
  • Take responsibility for managing issues, resources, and dependencies between teams or third parties inside and outside of XING.
  • Build a trusting relationship with the Engineers and stakeholders, moderate our meetings and don't avoid conflicts.
  • Maintain relevant metrics and reports that help the team and others to illustrate our progress.
  • You love to bring out the best in people and build high performing teams.
  • You have a strong sense of responsibility, and you love to lead by example.
  • You like challenges, and you’re not afraid to deal with conflicts.
  • You know when it’s good to say “no” and when to push for more/better results.

A convincing background

  • Strong understanding of Agile principles, concepts, and ceremonies - Scrum, Kanban, and Lean.
  • 3+ years direct experience transforming and coaching new teams to agile processes at scale.
  • Proficient experience in software development lifecycle and methodologies.
  • You have proven experience in a CI/CD environment
  • You communicate openly and precisely in English. German is a plus.

An inspiring environment

XING offers a dynamic environment located in the centre of Hamburg. As well as flexible working hours, you’ll have an opportunity to unleash your skills and acquire new ones. We offer a wide range of training courses in addition to German, English and Spanish lessons, regular team and offsite events, and lots of fun. We also provide free drinks and organic fruit as well as a Proficard public transport ticket, restaurant vouchers and travel insurance. And let’s not forget the smartphone or iPad that you can use privately. You’ll also be provided with a high-end Macbook Pro, and our offices have table football tables. If you’re feeling really sporty, we also have great gym deals, and various other benefits….

If this profile matches your expertise, experience and aspirations, we’d be delighted to receive your full application, including salary requirements and possible starting date.

We're an Open Source contributor ( and let the world know what we're doing ( while also organising public user groups and coding events.



Martina Hertel

Martina Hertel

HR Manager

Software Engineering 

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