Agile Coach in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 2/5/2020

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Agile Coach Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking an Agile Coach in the Charlotte, NC area who will be responsible for enabling wide scale/organizational transformation to Lean-Agile principles, practices, and structures for our client. The key responsibilities include organizational and team design, training, coaching, and advising business and technology executives to cultivate a successful Agile organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Guides the development of the Agile operating model including product and value stream definition based on business value, and alignment of teams to optimize flow and reduce dependencies.
  • Facilitates discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution within the executive teams to increase their adoption.
  • Establishes the process and structure for Lean Portfolio Management to align strategy and execution.
  • Educates leaders and facilitates outcome-based planning
  • Responsible for establishing and leading the Agile Centers of Excellence for organizational and team design across the organization.
  • Mentors other Agile Coaches on organizational and team design best practices

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years' experience in technology and working in an Agile environment at all levels of management
  • A track record in delivering enterprise, scaled agile and lean programs of work
  • Led multiple team and organizational design efforts to promote agility
  • Experience designing enterprise level budget/investment prioritization and intake processes specific to lean agile framework
  • Experience in coaching at a broad level, including business and technology c-level executives
  • Strong knowledge of agile methodologies and their application to program and portfolio management
  • Experience developing and delivering training

Desired Skills:

  • Large-scale change management expertise
  • Strong facilitation skills and ability to lead discussions with agile transformation executives and CIO's on relevant topics
  • Value stream mapping facilitation/definition
  • Lean Portfolio Management facilitation/definition
  • Ability to coach/develop other Agile Coaches
  • SPC and/or PMI-ACP Certification is desired

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 28 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. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.