Enterprise Agile Coach

SAFe, Scrum Master, SPC4, SPC5, CSM
Contract Independent, Contract W2, 6 - 9 months
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Our client, a financial services firm in Charlotte, NC is looking for a SAFe Scrum Master, to lead the coaching effort for agile teams that will be transitioning to Lean Agile at scale.  Excellent communication and coaching skills are a must.  


Key Responsibilities:

  • Coach new teams in transforming to Lean Agile at scale. Assess the current organization, team and delivery environment and recommend optimal Agile practices
  • Provide coaching and training at the portfolio, program and team levels, product owners and product managers
  • Help establish and support consistent reporting practices and metrics across the teams / enterprise
  • Help to foster a culture of continuous improvement

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years direct experience transforming and coaching new teams to Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).
  • 5+ years of Scrum Master experience in a large enterprise
  • 10+ years of overall project management or Scrum Master experience in large enterprises
  • Ability to coach teams in Lean Agile principles and Scrum practices to optimize benefits of being Agile. Skilled in coaching cross-functional team members (Dev, QA, BA), Product Owners, and Product Managers to achieve best practices.
  • Ability to facilitate the Agile methodology, training sessions and activities. Provides a strategy for the product; manages product backlog refinement; coaches and calibrates the team; enables a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Able to quickly establish collaborative partnerships with key stakeholders and team members to help them in their journey of adopting Agile and SAFe.
  • Strong collaboration and influencing skills; ability to establish and maintain strong relationships, establish credibility, build consensus, and achieve goals through influence

Skills and Certifications:

  • Agile Certifications preferred (SAFe Program Consultant (SPC4 or SPC5), SAFe Agilist or CSM).


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33 Wood Ave South, Suite 710 Iselin, NJ, 08830

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Position Id : 345610
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