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Senior Agile Engineering Coach
Ref No.: 17-23058
Location: Creve Coeur, Missouri
Immediate need for a Senior Agile Engineering Practices Coach with experience in the Agriculture Industry. This is 12 + Months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Creve Coeur, MO. Please review the job description below:
                     
Job ID: 17-23058


Key Responsibilities:
  • You will work directly with cross-functional, self-organizing teams enabling their ability to go from good to great.
  • You will facilitate learning through workshops and trainings as well as the continued learning after the formal training sessions, such as pairing and in the moment situations.
  • Client opportunities to champion agile values and adoption across IT and with our business partners.
  • You will actively build, contribute and participate in the agile community of practice.
  • You will act as a change agent to drive Client's digital transformation.
  • Building and supporting a work culture that encourages team autonomy and fosters innovation.
  • Challenges the mindset and status quo to seek and support autonomy, mastery and purpose.
  • You have a passion for agility in software development and for driving change in people and organizations.
  • You believe in continuously improving yourself, your teams, the platform and your organization.
  • Bonus points for hands-on experience in the practices of XP, TDD, BDD, aggressive refactoring and continuous integration/delivery using one or more programming languages.
  • Familiarity and experience with using games to teach or generate ideas.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • 5+ years of IT experience in Software Development.
  • Minimum 2 years of scrum master / agile coach experience.
  • Understanding of the Agile mindset through the Manifesto principles.
  • Understanding of various Agile frameworks and practices.
  • Excellent communication, relationship development and issue diagnostic skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, conflict resolution and experience in effective team building.
  • Demonstrated ability to coach, influence and negotiate with others at all levels in an organization.

Our client is a leading Agriculture Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.