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Agile Coach

  • Location: Tampa, 33637
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Grow your career as an Agile Coach with an innovative global bank. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week. Will be responsible for guiding teams into the Agile methodology, providing employees with feedback and means of improvement, catalyzing organizational growth and answering questions. Will provide hands-on support to all employees, collaborating with people across widely varying levels and roles, leading teams toward further understanding and adoption of Agile as well as overall company growth and improvement.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Provide Agile coaching, which will require expertise in Agile Scrum, SAFe – All aspects, Extreme Programming, Test driven development and Kanban principles, methods, and techniques.
  • Instruct managers on the basics of Agile tools, such as Scrum and Kanban.
  • Focusing on people and Continuous Improvement all the time.
  • Provide team a platform for improvement not only during the retro but all the time.
  • Create a safe environment for healthy conflict and meaningful collaboration.
  • Deliver effective training classes on a variety?of Agile transformation related topics as well as contribute to customer design.
  • Be prepared to act as Product Manager/Owner or scrum master when teams are lacking these roles or learning them.
  • At times, manage a team of contracting Agile coaches as needed.
  • Compares actual results to baseline plan to assess project performance, efficiencies, productivity, and lessons learned.
  • Identifies corrective actions to improve project or team performance.
  • Provides technical, business and integration leadership for the development and execution of project or team plans.
  • Works under consultative direction.
 
Qualifications:
  • Minimum 4 years SAFe implementation at a SPCT experience level in infrastructure.
  • 5 to 10 years of delivering projects in an Agile manner.
  • Experience improving or transforming a process, group or organization and using change management techniques to optimize delivery.
 
About our client
 
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

 

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

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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