Agile Coach

  • Mindlance,
  • Cranston, RI
Agile Coach
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract W2, 6+ Months
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Title: Agile Coach

Duration: 06+ Month(s)

Location: Cranston RI


  • Client is moving some projects from Waterfall methodology to Agile. They are looking for a hands on Scrum Master with at least 3 years’ experience for a contract position that could lead to a full time opportunity.


Required Skills/Experience:

  • Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least three years for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
  • Understand basic fundamentals of iterative development
  • Understand incremental delivery and the value of metrics
  • Understand other processes and methodologies and can speak intelligently about them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team/enterprise
  • Understand basic fundamentals of SDLC (software development life cycle)
  • Understand the value of commitments to delivery made by a development team
  • Understand backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition


Preferred Skills/Experience (Any of these is a plus):

  • Knowledge of other agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Scaled Agile, FDD, etc.
  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.
  • Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team.
  • Experience applying a wide variety of well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach (example: numerous Burndown techniques, numerous Retrospective formats, handling bugs, etc.).
  • Previous experience as a team lead.
  • Excellent communication and mentoring skills
  • Previous experience in Financial or Banking industry a plus."


If you are interested please aply directly or email your resumes at


Dice Id : 10114908
Position Id : 18-17430
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