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Agile Delivery Manager/ Agile Program Coach

Posted 13 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 07 July 2021

Job Description:

  • We are looking for an experienced Agile Coach to help transition our business from its existing work practices to infusing a real agile understanding from the top-down.

  • The Agile Program Coach is an expert in agile methodologies, a proven thought leader and collaborator responsible for working with Program teams to lead and execute training and coaching efforts for business for Next Generation Digital Agile Transformation Office.

  • This role also includes supporting Program strategy, roadmap, processes, structures, guidelines, architecture and creating communities of practice for Agile delivery.

  • You will coach, mentor and guide our people to figure out the best solutions for their specific department challenges.

  • You will analyze the organization's existing infrastructure and implement improvements to help streamline processes and create efficiencies.

  • Ultimately, you will play a key role in the long-term strategy across the entire organization

Skills:

  • 5+ years Agile Coach / Management consulting experience with teams that are new to Agile practices

  • 7+ years delivering Agile projects utilizing a variety of methods including Scrum, Kanban, and Scaled Agile Frameworks (SAFe), etc., using collocated and distributed delivery models.

  • Experience running agile projects of varying size and complexity, including large transformational programs

  • Facilitating small- and large-group sessions, (examples include: Communities of Practice (COP), Inspect and Adapts workshops, and Value Stream Identification workshops)

  • Strong leader, educator, and coach

  • An excellent communicator and motivator

  • Bachelor’s degree; Master’s preferred.

  • Other Certification(s): SAFe® Program Consultant (SPC); ICC-ACC; SAFe® Lean Portfolio Management (LPM)

  • Other License(s): SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE), SAFe® Program Consultant Trainer (SPCT), advanced Agile Coaching certification

Knowledge of:

  • Direct experience across multiple value streams of varying organizational complexities

  • Deep knowledge of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) v5

  • Comprehensive understanding of concepts, theories and principles within agile discipline and broader knowledge of others disciplines such as corporate finance, design thinking, and product management

  • Expert in the field of agile, including: Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Kanban, scrum, agile/lean, process flow

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities

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