Certified Agile Coach

Company: Modis ( Learn More )

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US-NE-Omaha
$75.00 - $85.00 /Hour
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Job Description Modis is currently seeking an Agile Coach for an exciting job opportunity with our large financial services and retirement planning client in Omaha.
 
About our client:
Our client is a Fortune 250 organization, and a national leader in life insurance, retirement planning and investment management services.  They recently completed an organizational-wide Agile Transformation, and are seeking an Agile Coach who can continue in individual and team coaching for Agile best-practices.
 
The primary tasks and daily responsibilities for this Agile Coach will include:
  • Educating and coaching both contract and full-time employees on Agile methodology best-practices for SAFe Development projects.   This will include working with all levels in the business, including senior or executive level.
  • Standing up new Agile teams and providing them with the tools and knowledge to be successful in their use of Agile practices.
  • Guiding teams into the Agile methodology, providing groups with constructive feedback and the means of improvement in a positive manner.
  • Designing and implementing a strategy for adopting and mastering Agile principles within the organization.
  • Standing up new Agile teams, and providing interactive Agile coaching to help teams achieve higher levels of maturity, at a sustainable pace
  • Facilitating classroom and workshop training sessions on Agile frameworks, competencies and methodologies.
  • Conducting ongoing evaluations to ensure the effectiveness of the Agile program
  • Coaching teas on how to remove impediments and roadblocks effectively.
  • Acting as the Agile subject-matter expert
  • Maintaining a knowledge of emerging trends and working with the senior management to adopt trends that will enhance development in current and future solutions
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    Required Qualifications for this role include:
  • Required Bachelor Degree in an IT-related field.
  • The preference is for a Master of Science or MBA Designation
  • SAFe Agile Certifications, IPC-ACC Agile Certified Coach or other Coach designations preferred
  • Any additional Agile Certifications (Certified ScrumMaster) would be preferred
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as an Agile Coach
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Agile methodology
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    If interested in this or other Agile Coach jobs available through Modis in the Omaha area, please apply today with your most recent resume and contact information – or visit our website at www.modis.com to view any number of the IT jobs we have with our 70+ locations!
     
    Local candidates are preferred for face to face / in-person final interviews.  Candidates wishing to apply from outside this area are welcome to do so; however, interviewing expenses and relocation assistance is not offered.
     
    Candidates must be able to work directly for Modis on a W2 basis.
     
    Contract Duration: 12+ months
    Possibility of FTE Conversion: Yes
    Compensation / Pay Rate: $75- $85 / hour W2
    Benefits: Modis offers a full spectrum of optional benefits including Medical/Dental/Vision insurance plans, 401K with Employer matching, Commuter FSA and Training / eLearning programs
     
    If you are interested in this or other positions available through Modis, please apply directly or visit our website at www.modis.com to view/ apply to any of our open opportunities!
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
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