AGILE COACH

New
  • Category
    Information Technology - Trainer
  • Job type
    Temporary/Contract
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for an Agile Coach for a 8.5-month contract with possibility of extension with our Crown Corporation Client located in Kanata, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for one.

The Agile Coach will have the following responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the PMO Coach
  • Agile Practice
  • Responsible for training, guiding and coaching Agile practices and methodologies for teams and individuals.
  • Help identify, mentor and support new Scrum Masters within their area of the organization.
  • Participate and contribute to an Agile Coach Community of Practice that is helping develop the overall Agile practice across the Enterprise

The Agile Coach must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • Agile Coach: Comprehensive knowledge of coaching Scrum Masters and Agile teams where Agile principles and practices were diligently applied.
  • Agile Project Management: Comprehensive knowledge of project/program management including Agile methodologies and tools.
  • Financial Management: strong understanding of key concepts of financial processes such as budgeting, financial modeling, ROI development etc.
  • Delivery methodology: knowledge and experience in Scrum / Kanban / iterative development – knowledge of Waterfall delivery would be an asset as we are transitioning from this
  • Experience of contributing to the success of a range of midsizeto-large Agile initiatives with above-average levels of complexity and business criticality
  • Experience as an Agile Coach where agile principles, practices, and theory were diligently applied
  • Experience in helping an organization transitioning to Agile practices
  • Experience training individuals and group of people in Agile practices, methodologies, and tools

Nice to Have:

  • Experience with Jira, Confluence and Axure
  • Delivery methodology: knowledge and experience in Scrum / Kanban / iterative development – knowledge of Waterfall delivery would be an asset as the company is transitioning from this
  • Certifications: Agile certification (e.g. CSM, CSPO, SAFe), ITIL foundations (Asset), Change Management certification
  • Academic: University degree or higher in Engineering, Technology or related field

If you are interested in applying to the Agile Coach position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco’ button.

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Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_12063069

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.