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Project Manager Agile Coach
Ref No.: 18-01332
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract

Job Title: Project Manager Agile Coach
Location: Charlotte, NC
Duration: Long Term

  • Demonstrate appreciation of the depths of agile practices and principles and helps the teams appreciate them.
  • Articulate and help leaders at all levels of the organization, both business and technology, to understand the benefits of working agile.
  • Coach and mentor others. Support and train team members to optimize their absorption of agile and internalize the methodology. Enable development of self-sustaining agile teams.
  • Drive organizational change, in addition to agile best practices and capabilities within the team, enabling the team to adopt and take ownership of their individual roles.
  • Support team cohesiveness and enable Scrum Master, Product Owner and other roles to effectively perform their roles.

  • 10+ years technology experience, with at least 5+ years direct experience in Agile Delivery and Coaching
  • SPC4 certification is necessary for hiring
  • Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Rally Agile Development Software, Kanban and Lean highly preferable
  • Experience performing these roles in the insurance/financial services industry, in a multi-national organization highly preferable
  • Certified Scrum Master / Scrum Practitioner highly preferable
    Knowledge of the software development life cycle
  • Has faced difficult challenges, organizational impediments, and has become a coach to managers and other outsiders in the course of addressing them
  • Passionate about communication, group dynamics and coaching others
  • Strong collaboration and influencing skills; Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships