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Agile Coach/San Francisco, CA 18mth+ Contract
Ref No.: 18-01301
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
 (No H1's OR OPT's)
Job Duties Coach and mentor technology teams towards a consistent agile multishore delivery model Work with delivery teams to ensure execution on timelines and in alignment with strategy. Ability to influence business and technical leaders in a fast paced environment, and an experience with Agile/Scrum methods of getting work done Ownership/results driven, hands-on leader with ability to effectively partner, problem solve and influence across a matrix organization; Proficient in cultivating a strong internal and external network Requirements Strong experience (5+ years) of Agile Program Management. Experience driving change towards a consistent Agile delivery model for a large IT team Assess the AS IS state and recommend and implement improvements in the Agile model - define the future state Must have experience implementing this in a technical delivery team and comfortable to coach developers through the process Document roles, responsibilities and train resources on this Define metrics and processes to improve the model. Strong leadership skills and change agent Strong analytical and problem solving skills Strong critical thinking skills Strong change management skills Demonstrated ability to operate with independence and autonomy Effectively communicate with executives, clients, internal users, technology teams Proven ability to develop talent (both managers and individual contributors) Values driven and inclusive Bachelor's degree in engineering or computer science