Agile Coach

Tactical Recruit Limited
United Kingdom
From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Comprehensive Benefits+Bonus+Reloca
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Agile Coach required by Global IT services group who are looking for someone who will be strategic in advising and directing the business going forward and will be a subject matter expert on agile & lean principles, including the use of scaling frameworks such as Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), LeSS, or others. The goal of each Agile coach is to teach, motivate, and encourage each team to self-sustainability of agile practices. The ideal candidate be someone that thrives in a work environment that requires strong problem solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. My client is widely recognised as one of the leading technology companies in the Republic of Ireland whose commitment to employee welfare and support is reflected in the numerous “best companies to work for” awards that it has received.

Responsibilities: Training and coaching new agile teams and product owners in understanding in Agile Values, principles, practices encompassing Delta's agile frameworks (i.e., Lean, Scrum, Kanban, etc.). Work closely with Agile Coaches and Scrum Masters across the enterprise to lead continuous improvement opportunities with agile adoption and transformation in order to ensure best practice at all times. Creating and delivering Agile Training across the business and various IT Resources.

Experience:Demonstrabletrack record performing multiple Agile roles with 2 or more years’ experience as an Agile Coach or working in a similar role in a lean or scrum environment. Deep understanding of more than one Agile flavour such as Scrum, XP, Lean, etc. delivering agile training including Scrum and Lean Kanban. A working Knowledge of Automated Testing frameworks and principles around TDD, BDD etc. Proven experience of delivering Agile training at all levels.

Summary: This role is suited to an Agile Coach who employs a structured and passionate approach to delivering Agile best practice by utilising their strong communication and business influencing skills at all levels. They are based in an area of outstanding natural beauty within a vibrant and cosmopolitan town. In addition to relocation assistance and expenses they can also provide VISA Sponsorship for anyone outside of EU working regulations

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