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Delivery Coach in Miami, FL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

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Delivery Coach Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Delivery Coach for an opportunity in Miami, FL. The Delivery Coach will be responsible for guiding continuous improvement (process effectiveness), foundation/conditions for success and enhanced flow of work. Without a competent DC, the project is likely to fail. Appreciating that some aspects of software delivery are particularly affected by organizational practices, the Delivery Coach facilitates decision making and motivation, including helping the team to address and follow through on an appropriate level of commitment. Successful candidates should have deep skills in lean and agile methodologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Focus on the flow of the work - they may do the work, but if not, they rely on the commitment of their Team Members
  • Protect the team from interference and assists with resolving anything that encumbers, impedes or blocks work, escalating as needed
  • Express that the team deliver on its own commitments
  • Ensure the team focuses on high-quality, valuable iterative releases and is opposed to waste, tending toward a bias and focus for shipping work items with quality and processing issues and risks with urgency.
  • Facilitate and emphasize close collaboration among and across roles and functions with open, honest, transparent communication.
  • Provide advice to the team, opportunities for people to learn (even through mistakes), help the team to solve problems, listen to constructive feedback, negotiate conflict within the team and helps to foster self-awareness for improvements
  • Keep the team productive and focused within the context of the project vision and goals
  • Assess team members and inform Sr. Management if there are (motivational or capability) issues with performance.
  • Manage project budget and report to Sr. Management
  • Ensure someone, often themselves, schedule & facilitate various meetings.
  • Maintain the release plan as current along with any progress measures (e.g. burn downs and trends), preferably automated.
  • Evaluate and tailor project management and collaboration tools, e.g. taskboards, whiteboards, etc., or anything needed to generally support and foster transparency
  • Co-develop and ensure the right set of value-added practices and principles are tailored, adopted and used.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.