Agile Coach - Delivery background

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 23 days ago
Contact: Jan Hundleby
Discipline:
Reference: 236986_1625809155
  • Large Australian Financial Services Organisation
  • Minimum CSM or PSM1 - AGILE Champion/Mentor
  • 12 Month + Contract - Sydney CBD/WFH options

Our Client is a large Financial Services Organisation who requires an Agile Coach to coach project teams, stakeholders and vendors in Agile principles, practices and roles with a background in Delivery projects.

Responsibilities:

  • facilitating teams transitioning from a traditional development and project management approach to development through a complete Agile project life cycle
  • working actively with the Product Team Leaders, Product Owners and multiple product teams with varying levels of agile maturity
  • Act as an Agile champion and contribute to expanding the understanding and practice of agile principles
  • Work with the teams to identify and mitigate impediments and risks to the program
  • Support existing product teams, and help teams be successful
  • Plan and support the implementation of scaled agile including SAFe Agile Release Trains (ART)
  • Plan and support the implementation Continuous Integration, Continuous Development and DevOps


Skills and experience:

  • 2+ years agile coaching, training or consulting skills and experience.
  • 3+ years demonstrated ability to mentor teams in various aspects of Agile and be an Agile champion
  • 5+ years of experience working in an Agile environment and working in software development environments
  • Perform Agile Iteration Manager / Scrum Master roles for new teams.
  • Deep understanding of a variety of Agile methods such as Scrum, XP, Feature Driven Development, Kanban, Lean and DevOps with the ability to transfer that understanding to all levels of the organisation
  • Conduct training for teams and stakeholders on Agile philosophies, methodologies, and practices.
  • Experience implementing and consulting on scalable agile frameworks such as SAFe or LeSS.
  • Expertise with agile engineering practices such as Continuous Integration, Automated Testing, Test-Driven Development, and Pair Programming
  • Experience training teams and large groups is a plus
  • 3+ years' experience in the financial services industry (desirable)


For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Jan Hundleby on 02 8267 2469 quoting reference 236986.

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