Agile Coach

Category: Project Management
City: Solihull, England - East Midlands, United Kingdom
Position ID: J0419-1137
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world. At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. As digital transformation continues to accelerate in the UK, CGI is at the center of this change supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

You will be joining one of Top Employers as one of our “agile transformation leaders" educating and implementing agile for both internal and external stakeholders, and scaling the strategic agile/devops capability. We are looking for experienced scrum practitioners and coaches to help facilitate and support our own transformation as well as clients. You will provide training and coaching at a senior level with the product teams as part of a pivot from waterfall to agile.

Your future duties and responsibilities

As the Agile Coach you will deliver workshops and training on agile methodologies including Scrum, Kanban and Safe. Illustrating techniques and ceremonies, ensuring all teams understand their role and purpose while aligning them on a common cadence. You should have the aptitude to take a pragmatic approach in coaching teams with the ability to adapt based on the "readiness" of the team you are working with. You will assist with the stable ramp up of the agile capability and building out the number of development teams.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

As the successful candidate you must demonstrate facilitating and delivering workshops and training in Scrum and Kanban. You will have experience in scaling agile capabilities with proven track record in growth.

Ability to assess product organisation and advise on team structure. You will have experience to help craft, develop, and deliver training content as well as managing stakeholders, executives and project teams.

An understanding of the Scaled Agile Framework and have a SAFe certification (Leading Safe most desired) to help the client scale as the enterprise pivots larger teams to SAFe.

Skills

  • Facilitation
  • Stakeholder & Ext Rel Mgmt
  • SCRUM
  • Kanban
  • Agile Coach

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.