Agile Coach in Reston, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/30/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Reston, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/30/2021

Job Description

Our leading healthcare client is seeking a dedicated Agile Coach to champion a Lean Agile transformation at the enterprise and team level.

Responsibilities of the Agile Coach:
  • Guide and coach teams on adopting Lean/Agile operating models
  • Transform teams from Waterfall or other to Agile 
  • Act as a strategic change agent driving the adoption of Agile mindset and practices
  • Drive continuous improvement by improving Agile practices and mindset shifts
  • Improve Agile maturity via building and sustaining high performing teams
  • Create training material on Agile topics and impart to teams and leadership
Requirements of the Agile Coach:
  • At least 5 years of experience and recent Scrum Master, SAFe SPC, certifications required
  • Proven experience as an Agile Coach, guiding teams using SAFe, Scrum, Kanban, etc.
  • Extensive experience imparting Agile/Lean relate training to teams and leadership as an Agile Coach
  • Demonstrated experience transforming teams to Agile from Waterfall or other methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience as a strategic change agent driving Agile mindset and practices enterprise-wide
  • Hands-on experience with Agile practices, Scrum process, SAFe enablement, and Kanban as an Agile Coach
  • Proven leadership experience in IT delivery, building and sustaining high performing teams
  • Excellent communication and partnership skills
Keywords: Agile Coach, Scrum Master, SAFe SPC, Kanban, Waterfall

Job ID: 349764

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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