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Agile Solution Train Engineer

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Function: Agile
  • Job Ref: 211825
Global Enterprise is seeking to add a Solution Train Engineer to their team.  This a 100% remote position.  Open to candidates in any US Location.  Organizational support is primarily in the Central and Eastern Time Zones.  This position is a Contract to Perm.  
  • Leads and serves as the highest authority on the implementation and optimization of the Scaled Agile/SAFe methodology on the Program
  • Drives program and release level processes for multiple Agile Release Trains demonstrating servant leadership, coupled with domain knowledge and technical savvy
  • Serves as the organizational servant leader and facilitator for program events and activities for planning, executing, delivery and improvement, such as Program Increment (PI) Planning readiness and PI Planning events and activities
  • Mentors and coaches Release Train Engineers (RTEs) and Scrum Masters
  • Guides design and technology maturity constraints of the system in accordance with customer and stakeholder value streams
  • Manages and optimizes the flow of value of the Solution Train and Agile Release Train using a variety of tools and methods to ensure strategy and execution alignment
  • Coordinates multiple solution interfaces (both external and internal)
  • Collaborate with the appropriate individuals to translate business strategy into technology strategy and ensure that capabilities required by the business are enabled
  • Applies advanced Agile, Lean and SAFe principles and skills
  • Escalates and tracks key ART metrics, to include impediments and execution
  • Performs functional allocation to identify required tasks and their interrelationships

Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field and 10 years' experience
  • Passion for Lean-Agile principles and practices
  • Experience in implementing and aligning Lean, Agile and DevSecOps methodologies, frameworks and tools
  • Experience with SAFe 5 framework and implementation of Agile Release Trains
  • Previous, successful experience facilitating Lean-Agile Program Execution in Large Solution and/or Program execution using the SAFe 5 framework
  • Demonstrates strong sense of urgency, ownership and operates in a collaborative manner
  • Possess requisite knowledge and expertise recognized in the professional community
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Exceptional leadership skills in order to coordinate collaboration across multiple engineering disciplines

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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