Agile Coach - Aberdeen

  • Job Ref: 6425
  • Location: aberdeen, United Kingdom
  • Type: Contract

Overview

Agile Coach - Aberdeen
6 month contract
Day rate 500 per day (inside IR35)
 

We are looking for an experienced Agile Coach who will work across the organisation to help design and implement an effective Agile Transition for the business.

They will mentor and coach teams, teams of teams and agile coaches in a collaborative environment focused on achieving the effective Agile Transition.

  • Targeted to functional and regional leadership teams
  • Strategic advisor on agile strategy and scaling agility.
  • Agile lead for teams comprising members at VP level and above.
  • Support leadership applying agile frameworks and mindsets.
  • Possibility of work with on-site teams, so need may to travel
  • Spinning up new teams and putting structures in place to assure their success
  • Agnostic approach to lean and Agile frameworks, helping teams to choose their ways of working based on their environment and challenges. Sharing of best practices to achieve goals.
  • Bring together Teams of Teams and orchestration of teams
  • Implement effective governance, escalation and reporting
  • Senior stakeholder management

Qualifications

if you hold one of the below qualifications / accreditations this would be an advantage

 

  • Certified Enterprise Coach
  • Professional Agile Leadership
  • Agile training course development and delivery
  • ICAgile Coaching Agile Transitions certification
  • ICAgile Agile Coaching and/or Team Facilitation certification
  • Scrum Master, Product Owner and/or Kanban certification

Skills

  • Design Thinking
  • High emotional intelligence and mature soft skills
  • Energy, oil and gas experience
  • Azure DevOps Boards administration and mentoring skills
  • Certified Scrum, Kanban or ICAgile trainer

Experience

  • Experience of working with multiple lean and Agile frameworks and scaled Agile frameworks
  • 10+ years experience of working in Agile environments
  • Mentoring and coaching skills & experience, online and F2F
  • Experience of working with multiple lean and Agile frameworks and scaled Agile approaches
  • Ability to work with strong stakeholders and demonstrate strength and certainty to them, helping them to achieve goals
  • Experience of establishing new teams and big room planning
  • Ability to orchestrate multiple teams and establish governance
  • Prior experience of working with Azure DevOps Boards as this is our preferred method of sharing work information

 

 

 

Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 15 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects