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IT Agile Coach - Senior
Ref No.: 18-00525
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
We have a Contract role for a IT Agile Coach – Senior with our client in St Louis,MO. Please let me know if you or any of your friends would be interested in this position.

The details of the position are:

IT Agile Coach - Senior

Role:
  • We are looking to add a highly experienced, Enterprise Agile Coach to our team.
  • Involved in guiding an agile transformation for enterprise organizations.
  • Leadership, organizational development, outstanding facilitation, conflict resolution skills and deep experience mentoring Coaches, Scrum Masters, Product Owners, Developers and Executive Leadership across the organization.
  • Business acumen and experience working with business partners in an agile environment.
  • Executive presence and strong facilitator
  • Agile coaching experience at a portfolio or enterprise level

Responsibilities:
  • Lead Agile Organizational Transformation with our business stakeholders/partners.
  • Coach other Coaches, Product, Scrum Masters and Business teams as they transform to agile from waterfall and other traditional development methodologies
  • Facilitate planning sessions at various levels, including strategic planning, intake planning, portfolio planning, road-map, release, and sprint/iteration levels.
  • Coach and mentor leaders on the organizational value to drive implementation success and overall adoption of Agile framework
  • Share agile (Scrum) and/or Kanban best practices through informal communication and/or formal training sessions
  • Facilitate and support organization through Storming, Norming and Forming stages of various new and existing teams
  • Passion for business agility and visualization of business value
  • Provide leadership through hands on collaborative exercises/activities.
Requirements:
  • 5+ years of experience with Java development.
  • 3+ years of experience working with application design.
  • 2+ years of experience with Python development.
  • 2+ years of experience with Agile development processes including.
  • Extreme Programming (XP) practices, Test Driven Development and Test Automation.
  • 2+ years of experience with infrastructure as code, automation, troubleshooting and root cause analysis • 2+ years of experience working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform technologies.
  • Experience with applications development environment, database, data administration and infrastructure capabilities and constraints.
  • Ability to work with complex host applications requiring high performance and scalability.
  • Working with offshore development teams.
Qualifications:
  • Willing to travel
  • 5+ years of agile/scrum experience
  • 2+ years of agile coaching experience
  • Experience with various frameworks a plus: SAFe, Kanban, Lean
  • CSP accreditation by the Scrum Alliance would be a plus
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Ability to work with all levels of the organization from the team to C-suite
  • 10+ years of Software Product Development experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume at jobs@generistek.com. Also, you can call us at # (630) 576 1906.

About Generis Tek:
Generis Tek is a boutique IT/Professional staffing based in Chicagoland. We offer both Contingent Labor & Permanent placement services to several Fortune 500 clients Nationwide.
Our philosophy is based on delivering long-term value and build lasting relationships with our clients, consultants and employees. Our fundamental success lies in understanding our clients’ specific needs and working very closely with our consultants to create a right fit for both sides. We aspire to be our client’s most trusted business partner.