Agile Coach

Agile Coach

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Vancouver, British Columbia

Industrial

Contract

28/11/2022

201174

If you are a talented and experienced Agile Coach, David Aplin Group has the right opportunity for you! Our client is looking for someone who will be responsible for coaching, mentoring, and training the organization towards a high level of agile maturity. This is a hybrid 12-month contract opportunity and is available to candidates in Vancouver or Calgary area.

Responsibilities:
  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Provide Agile mentoring and training to teams and individuals at multiple operational sites
  • Support and mentor the planning and delivery of team onboarding, uplifting, and/or accelerator programs
  • Provide mentorship when required for teams to guide an agile approach to daily meetings, planning, teamwork, and managing workflow
  • Use industry best practices in mentoring, process improvement experience, and agile methodologies to help teams deliver business value
  • Lead or participate in the design of training material aligned to the emergent needs of the organization
  • Speak at conferences and professional community meetups
  • Lead the agile maturity journey for an assigned domain/portfolio/Team of teams pathing out and documenting their plan with them to reach their maturity goals
Qualifications:
  • 5+ years’ experience in working with/leading multiple teams
  • 5+ years of large-scale Agile mentoring experience with methods such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Able to work remotely most of the time. Available to travel occasionally (<25%) to other corporate offices in Canada
  • Elevated credentials are beneficial, like Scrum Alliance CTC, CEC; SAFe SPC; IC Agile
  • Certified Expert in Agile Coaching (ICE-AC); or a demonstrable development path of training and practical experience showing your evolution as a mentor
  • Hands-on experience applying lean/Agile methodologies proven by the experience of being a Scrum Master or Product Owner on an agile team
  • Proven experience mentoring and coaching agile delivery teams
  • Can demonstrate the use of strong communication skills in interpersonal conflict conditions
  • Practiced in interpersonal, cultural, or digital transformation
  • Ability and willingness to train and facilitate in-person events
  • Understanding of DevOps and DevOps tools is desirable (Azure DevOps in particular)
  • Ability to craft workshops or interventions aligned with Adult Learning Principles
  • Familiarity with traditional project delivery and transformation to Agile is a bonus


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