Agile Transformation Coach in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 1/29/2021

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Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking an Agile Transformation Coach for an opportunity with a client located in Charlotte, NC. A banking delivery team is seeking a seasoned Agile transformation coach that will help the organization's paradigm shift from a project-focused, application-based delivery to customer-centric, product-oriented delivery. The coach will focus on organizational improvements, product definition and customer journey mapping, expedited time-to-market and overall organizational agility.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide coaching for organizational transformation while leveraging functional expertise in Agile
  • Be a thought leader in implementing the Agile Mindset and Methodology through implementing process, principles and practices across levels and business units.
  • Coach senior leaders on effective strategic planning that establishes disciplined, effective agile transformation program embracing the Enterprise's agile values and process in a way that maximizes the value to the business.
  • Assist business leaders in defining transformational roadmaps, using the Agile framework those processes to reach progressive states of Agile transformation.
  • Provide oversight and guidance to team leadership about effective implementation of agile strategy, customized for specific lines of business.
  • Capable of seeing the 'big picture' of an enterprise-wide agile transformation and how it positively affects the business as a whole.
  • Partner and collaborate with enterprise-level program organization to progress on firm-wide Enterprise Agile transformation.

Skill and Experience Requirements:

  • Familiarity with modern agile practices and ability to define roadmaps following those processes to reach progressive states of transformation.
  • Demonstrated experience with conducting complex Customer Journey and Product modeling sessions with the line of business and technical areas.
  • Seasoned coach who has worked with teams at all levels and used techniques that increase collaboration, predictability, transparency
  • Demonstrated experience educating various roles and levels of people on Agile principles, provide training sessions and teach skills that lead towards organization-wide adoption of Agile methodologies
  • Experience leading an Agile Transformation for a Fortune 100 company
  • 3+ years of Financial Services industry experience
  • 3+ years of experience implementing scaled Agile transformation in a complex, silo-driven environment
  • 7+ years as a certified Agile Coach (ICAgile Certified Professional)
  • 7+ years as an active Agile Coach in an environment with 20+ Scrum teams
  • 3 + years of experience with Agile tools/software like Jira, Confluence
  • Proficient in Strategic Road-mapping, Product Management
  • Ability to communicate effectively, in both written and verbal formats, with senior executive-level leaders
  • Ability to drive and lead organizational change in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to work and influence successfully within a matrix environment and build effective business partnerships with all levels of team members
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and facilitating discussion to explore the best possible solutions and possess the ability to lead
  • Recognized internally and externally as a thought leader and Subject Matter Expert of the principles, concepts and theories of Agile methodologies
  • Strong sense of urgency and attention to detail

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 14th 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.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.

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