GovernmentCIO is looking for an Agile Coach to join our Agile Transformation Project.
5 years of experience working with product development teams that practice lean product development methods such user-centered and user experience design, DevOps, public API development, microservices, and acceptance test driven development
Passion for managing and exceeding customer expectations
Continuous Integration improvement at the Program level
Continuous improvement of overall team skill levels
Product increment development velocity and quality
Program-level risks identified, planned, and mitigated as possible
Solid working experience in Agile development methodologies including Scrum, Kanban, etc.
Coach and educate others so that they may effectively strive to realize the promises of DevOps Agile development
3 plus years’ experience working to either grow an Agile culture from inception or to transform a culture into Agile DevOps
Ability to maintain a high level of effective communication between onsite and virtual teams.
Experience with providing presentations to virtual and in person teams
A passion for making certain your team achieves their goals and enjoying a unified sense of accomplishment Demonstrated communication and presentation skills, both written and verbal
Expert ability in moderating and facilitating group functions
Expertise in Agile tools, both physical and virtual Story mapping, story splitting, backlog re-ordering, release planning, etc.
Conflict resolution and team formation skills Demonstrated self-management and personal accountability
Either one or more of these: PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Certified Scrum Master (CSM, Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Certified Scrum Coach (CSC) or Certified Scrum Trainer (CST)
DevOps or SAFe certification is a plus
Experience working IBM Rational, CA Rally, JIRA or other software development tools
Bachelors degree or equivalent experience required 7+ years relevant experience in a comparable software development environment.