Job Description :
Agile Coach
Madison, NJ
3-6 month contract to hire

SUMMARY
The Agile Coach has a strong understanding of business needs, works collaboratively in a cross-function team environment and is results-oriented. As the Agile Coach, you will be a trusted advisor to all ranks within the company on how to mature our Agile implementation. Next to this, you are driven to empower teams to collaborate and make effective decisions promoting adaptive planning, evolutionary development, early delivery and continuous improvement. You will educate colleagues of all different levels of the organization on the agile principles. The Agile Coach must embody the Agile principles and lead by example.


OTHER QUALIFICATIONS
Experience in implementing agile techniques in different cultures and environments, including medium-large corporations.
Successfully run agile projects of varying size and complexity in both Scrum and Kanban.
Experience with Agile product and portfolio management.
Deep understanding of Agile with hands on experience in Scum as well as other Agile methodologies - such as Kanban, Lean or eXtreme Programming.
Passionate about Agile, SCRUM, SAFE, Lean and DevOps.
Exemplary communication, organization, negotiation and leadership skills
Change management experience would be beneficial