Agile Team Coach in McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/14/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    McLean, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/14/2021

Job Description

We're looking for an experienced Agile Team Coach to join our industry-leading client in McLean.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Agile Team Coach:
  • Deliver coaching, mentorship, facilitation, and training at the team level in an emerging Agile environment
  • Collaborate and coach, participate in real-time to provide advice or assistance to teams and team members
  • Drive continuous improvement through examples and practical experience
  • Coach Agile engineering best practices such as TDD, DevOps, CI, and test automation
  • Strengthen organizational Agile, Lean, and DevOps practices
Requirements of the Agile Team Coach:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least 8 years of direct experience in one or more aspects of IT
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Scrum Master, Product Owner, or member of an Agile delivery team
  • At least 5 years of experience in full IT SDLC
  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience as an Agile Coach, preferably supporting large organizations
  • Ability to operate independently and establish immediate credibility with clients, build consensus, and influence to achieve goals
  • Mastery of facilitation skills
  • Effective coach and mentor
Job ID: 361442

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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