CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Agile Coach in Raleigh, North Carolina
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Category: Project Management
City: Raleigh, North Carolina, US United States
Position ID: J1221-3153
Employment Type: Full Time
We are looking for a highly motivated and dynamic Agile Coach who will be working with large team on Agile transformation, Coaching and training on SAFe Agile skills. Work can be performed from Raleigh, NC or Bloomfield, CT.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
FUTURE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Overall 10 + IT experience with at least 5+ into:
· Establish strategy and approach to transform customer software development from a traditional SDLC methodology to Agile methodology.
· Lead the development and execution plan to support the transformation to Agile methodology, including development of processes, templates, artifacts, training materials, and lessons-learned.
· Lead the efforts of developing Agile software engineering and management best practices, metrics, and audit practice
· Manage corporate wide Agile software engineering support across customer organization.
· Conduct Scrum team training, scrum of scrums, PI planning sessions, retrospective workshops, and Lean software development workshops for infrastructure teams.
· Establish Agile PMO function and an architectural recommendation review function.
· Develop Agile/Scrum processes, including analysis of existing processes, elicitation of requirements from subject matter experts, and application of industry best practices and standards.
· Maintain an in-depth knowledge of customer’s lifecycles, standards, and supporting processes and practices.
· Serves as liaison between Agile Center of Excellence, systems and product teams by sharing best practices and lessons learned for continuous improvement
· Demonstrates strong presentation, facilitation and written communication skills
· Demonstrates strong ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the senior technical customers on a daily basis.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
– Agile Coach, Agile Transformation, SAFe SPC4 Certified
· Excellent Communication Skills
· Certified SPC4.0 and above
· Minimum of 4 years of experience in leading/coaching large Agile programs and projects, including extensive experience in leading software development and system deployments.
· Minimum of 3 years of experience in supporting an enterprise wide Agile transformation.
· Minimum of 2 year of experience in conducting Agile team training.
· Ability to understand technical legacy systems and associated component functionalities.
· Experience with enterprise architecture, application planning, and deployment.
· Experience leading efforts to prepare life cycle documents, including Use Cases, Requirements System Design Alternatives, System Development Plans, Detailed Design Specifications, and Implementation Plans.
Education: Bachelors Degree
Skill Set/Years of Experience/Proficiency Level
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/NON-ESSENTIAL SKILLS REQUIRED
What you can expect from us:
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