JobCode : 0000172
Location : SAN ANTONIO (SAT)
Occupation Type :
Position Type : Direct Hire
Job Description :
We are currently seeking talented Senior Agile Coach for our large client located in San Antonio, TX.
PURPOSE OF JOB
The Agile Coach is responsible for coaching and mentoring agile execution, Scrum Masters, Agile Product Owners and executives to leverage agile principles, practices and frameworks in order to deliver high value business capabilities. May also coach agile program teams as needed. Serves as a subject matter expert on scaling agile development, including the use of scaling frameworks such as Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), LeSS, SPS or others. Embraces servant leadership and displays behaviors that come with the key mindset shifts associated with being agile. Identifies opportunities for continuous operational and/or team improvements.
Delivers hands-on coaching to individual teams in all aspects of Scrum and kanban - daily routines, self-organization, collaboration, iterative development, managing flow, limiting work in progress (wip), etc.
Trains Agile coach candidates and may mentor other Agile coaches.
Coaches Agile Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Scrum Teams and Executive Sponsors.
Assists in the creation and delivery of Agile training for business and IT resources.
Advances best practices for scaling agile frameworks.
Develops and maintains stakeholder relationships supporting agile product development.
Remains informed about industry trends and best practices concerning Agile methodologies.
6 or more years experience performing in multiple Agile roles.
2 or more years experience as an Agile Coach or working in a similar role in a lean or scrum environment.
Certified SPC (SAFe Program Consultant)
Experience implementing Continuous Integration, Test Driven Development and Continuous Delivery.
Working knowledge of the software development lifecycle and methodologies.
Bachelor's degree or 4 years of directly related work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
Certified Scrum Professional/ Certified Scrum Product Owner / Certified Scrum Coach or Scrum Team Coach or equivalent.
Experience with Pair Programming/Pair Work.
Experience with Automated Testing frameworks such as XUnit, Cucumber, Fit or others.
Familiarity with the Product Development Lifecycle, Product Development Flow and Lean product development.
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