Agile Team Coach in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an excellent opportunity for a seasoned Agile Team Coach to join our industry-leading higher education client in Reston.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Agile Team Coach:

  • Coach and guide new and existing Agile teams on Agile practices, methodology, and mindset
  • Facilitate monthly assessments to document progress of assigned teams
  • Conduct coaching sessions on such topics as story mapping/writing, Agile, Scrum, Kanban
  • Lead Scrum ceremonies, including daily stand ups, sprint planning, and retrospectives
  • Coordinate with management to effectively resolve issues and impediments to team success

Requirements of the Agile Team Coach:

  • Extensive experience supporting large scale Agile transformations at the team level
  • Scrum Master / Product Owner experience on multiple teams
  • Background in technical product delivery
  • Proven success delivering effective training
  • Hands-on coaching experience in technical, product management, project management, or user experience
  • Strong facilitation and leadership skills
  • Ability to resolve impediments quickly

Keywords: Agile Team Coach, Scrum Master, Product Owner, Agile Transformation, Kanban, Servant-Leadership

Job ID: 332482

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences 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, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

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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