Agile Coach (6067G)


We are looking for an Agile Coach to assist with teams’ and individuals’ con-tinuous improvement in software delivery: to adopt and improve Agile meth-ods and practices. Our client has over 15 years of experience in the health IT servicing business with over 300 successful projects.

• Catalyze teams’ continuous improvement through teaching and leader-ship in transparency, balance, flow, respect, customer focus, collabora-tion and agreement
• Provide maturity assessments for external customers at the organization and team levels
• Facilitate training workshops ranging from technical to business practic-es
• Collaborate with business development and customers to design and im-plement coaching engagements
• Act as a gentle reminder of process and discipline for software-delivery teams
• Sit with and pair with team members to teach skills
• Lead by example with personal discipline and continuous improvement
The following knowledge skills and attributes are required:
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
• Minimum three years’ experience in an agile coach/mentoring role
• Minimum five years of pragmatic software development and delivery experience
• Experience in delivery teams using a variety of agile practices, including: stand-ups, pairing, continuous integration, continuous delivery, retro-spectives and whole-team approach
• Ability to facilitate retrospectives, project kickoff activities and other ceremonies
• Ability to effectively gain buy-in and teach practices, principles and val-ues
• Strong communication and servant-leadership skills and attitude
• Auto-didactic and continuous learner

The following knowledge skills and attributes are preferred:
• Experience presenting ideas in public or to groups
• Hands on experience in the practices of Test-Driven Design (TDD), refactor-ing, and continuous integration using one or more programming lan-guages (e.g. Java, C#, Ruby)
• Experience leading consulting engagements and/or technical teams
• CSC (Certified Scrum Coach) preferred

To apply please send a cover letter and resume to: