Agile Lead

Tech · Cape Town, South Africa
Department Tech
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Have you led a team using an Agile approach in the past?  Would you like the opportunity to facilitate, and guide a team in this direction?  Check out the ad for more information on the Agile Lead position!


The Company
We are a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise with offices in the Netherlands, Portugal, India, Kenya, and Ethiopia. Triggerise builds digital platforms that motivate users - primarily young women and adolescent girls - to make positive choices. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts and reward points to encourage our users to access and use health products and services. We also support our users in becoming entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies.


In Cape Town, some of our employees are implementing our projects from our office which is located on the scenic Waterfront, or from home offices. Triggerise’s people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. 


The Job

The Agile Lead is responsible for ensuring that agile principles and processes are followed as agreed by the team.  They will facilitate teams, coach and guide teams and help them to grow to the next level.


  • You create new approaches and introduce new ways of working to help the team achieve its goals.
  • You are to go-to person in the organization when it comes to Agile - you promote and train people on this subject.
  • You help teams to grow to the next level by coaching them on independent working, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • You maintain the tools the team uses to track their tasks and progress.


About you

You have experience in a similar position and are an expert when it comes to agile practices and rituals. You are able to coach teams and adapt approaches in order to do what works best for the team.


  • Prior experience in an Agile position, leading a team.
  • You can promote your views and practices to others.
  • You have the ability to work with multi-functional teams, implementing solutions in order to continue Triggerise growth.
  • You’re a natural problem solver.


The rewards

In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer you:


  • A competitive salary and good secondary benefits 
  • A personal development budget
  • Unlimited holidays, if you can make it work with your team you’re good to go
  • Growth opportunities
  • A product to help shape as we grow, to leave your mark on how we do things
  • A vision that we trust that you will do your job without us having to invent unnecessary rules and regulations.


The details

Interested? Click apply now below! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email.








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  • Location
    Cape Town, South Africa
  • Department
    Tech
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level