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Agile Coach
Ref No.: 23-02601
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: St Paul, Minnesota
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date / End Date: 03/27/2023 to 09/30/2023
Genesis10 is seeking a Agile Coach for a contract to hire with our client in St Paul, MN.  

Job Description:

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Agile Coach. We are in the initial stages of implementing scrum in our IT department. The Scrum Coach will assist teams in adopting agile principles and improving their velocity of value delivery. The focus will be working with Product Owners, Scrum Masters, and Managers to learn new ways of working. This role will also help teams that want to get started but lack the awareness of how to do so.

Required Qualifications:
  • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for 3+ years in a software development team.
  • Experience bringing Scrum to least one new team.
  • Excellent communication and high level of emotional intelligence.
  • Knowledge of various Agile Practices outside of Scrum.
  • Willingness to Train and Coach teams while mentoring scrum masters
  • Experience working in a continuous delivery environment.
  • Scrum Master Certification or equivalent training
  • Understand the fundamentals of agile and iterative development.
  • Expert facilitator and collaborator.
  • High energy, effective leader with the attitude of empowerment and ability to lead their team to self-organization.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified Scrum Professional, Certified Scrum Trainer, or Certified Scrum Coach.
  • Certified Scrum@Scale and/or LeSS Practitioner
  • 4-year degree in a related field.

  • Facilitate the activities of Agile teams by encouraging and supporting the team to self-manage their iterations by living the value of a "leader who serves.”
  • Provide training on various agile practices to help a team improve from their current state.
  • Ensure self-organized team's continuous improvement through monitoringand coaching.
  • Mentor and Coach Scrum Masters to successfully transition roles and ensure long term success of teams.
  • Mentor and Coach Product Owners to ensure long term success of the teams.
  • Assist in scheduling and facilitating Scrum team ceremonies including release and sprint planning, backlog refinement, daily standups, demos, and retrospectives.
  • Remove impediments for teams and escalate issues as appropriate.
  • Develop team members through coaching and by fostering a positive work environment.
  • Focused responsibility on upskilling Scrum Masters across department.

  • Hourly W2 pay rate $80.00 - $95.00
  • We have access to additional contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire positions with various rate ranges. 

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

Ranked a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts for six consecutive years, Genesis10 puts thousands
of consultants and employees to work across the United States every year in contract, contract-for-hire, and permanent
placement roles. With more than 300 active clients, Genesis10 provides access to many of the Fortune 100 firms and a
variety of mid-market organizations across the full spectrum of industry verticals.

For contract roles, Genesis10 offers the benefits listed below. If this is a perm-placement opportunity, our recruiter can talk
you through the unique benefits offered for that particular client.

Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
  • Access to hundreds of clients, most who have been working with Genesis10 for 5-20+ years.
  • The opportunity to have a career-home in Genesis10; many of our consultants have been working exclusively with Genesis10 for years.
  • Access to an experienced, caring recruiting team (more than 7 years of experience, on average.)
  • Behavioral Health Platform
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities)
  • Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)
  • Remote opportunities available

For multiple years running, Genesis10 has been recognized as a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S., as a Best Company for
Work-Life Balance, as a Best Company for Career Growth, for Diversity, and for Leadership, amongst others. To learn
more and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at our website.

Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.