$66 - Per Hour w2 or IC - Self Incorporated
A Contract position at large financial services conglomerate.
Pay Options: w2 or IC - Self Incorporated.
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Location: Tampa, FL .
Skills required for the position: Agile Coach, PMP, CSM, ACP, SCRUM, JIRA.
Detailed Info: Develop in-depth understanding of the ESC Program and Project Management Standards as well as the Organization PMO Charter and monitor adherence to these standards
Own, advocate, and coach existing and new teams on Agile methodology and scrum practices, multiple teams in parallel if needed.
Coach and mentor with regards to the application of Agile and scrum master practices
Guides teams in the adoption of Agile software development practices (writing user stories, release schedules and integration planning, scrum meetings, velocity and capacity planning).
Regularly assess the Agile and Scrum maturity of the teams through retrospectives, metrics and coach the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team
Influences strategic as well as tactical decisions through advice, counsel or provided services which directly impact the business of software delivery.
Provide real time feedback to the methodology team based on experiences with software delivery teams
Be a change agent and foster a learn by doing environment
Persuade and influence others through strong and comprehensive communication and diplomacy skills
Provides support for development of a sustainable Agile Center of Excellence and internal Agile Communities of Practice. Identify and coach internal champions and develop Agile Working Groups
Drive agile transformation initiatives serving in a consultant and coaching capacity.
Development/Computing Environment: BA/BS degree or equivalent experience.
Minimum 3-5 years' experience as an Agile Coach.
PMP certification Required
Required PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Professional) or Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
Waterfall, Agile and Iterative project methodology experience is preferred.
Proactive, needs to be results driven
Good understanding of systems testing and quality assurance methods and processes.
Experience working within Agile Software Delivery environments and driving organization through transformational changes.
Experience scaling agile to a product line and organization with a lean/agile approach while meeting the controls needed in a financial industry.
Experience with one or more agile tools (such as Jira, RTC, Rally or Version One) and agile frameworks (Kanban, scrum, lean etc.)
Knowledge and experiences with agile techniques, processes and tools that enable the rapid definition, design, build, integration and test of fully working code
Experience working with IT Project team members and proven ability to effectively communicate and influence decisions critical to adoption and implementation of Agile practice.
Possesses a comprehensive understanding of how each area (i.e., architecture, deployment, design) collectively integrate to contribute towards achieving business objectives.
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 32651