Job Description :

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) prides itself on being an international IT Staffing and Solutions Company with 28 years’ experience recruiting and managing exceptional IT and Business consultants for customers in the Financial, Energy, Public Sector and Retail Distribution industries. A privately held, financially strong, woman-owned company, S3 is a full service IT firm, with 24 major market locations in the U.S!

Job Title: Agile Coach
Duration: 6 month contract
Location: St. Louis, MO

To apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to at: and Reference Job Order #: 151230 or Click the Apply Button.

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) seeks an Agile Coach for a long term contract at one of our top Fortune 500 companies. This position requires that the selected candidate be located in St. Louis, MO

Job/Role Description:

In this role, the successful candidate will be required to demonstrate flexibility in the execution of their duties. Best practices will be maintained, while also facilitating the adoption of an Agile Scrum delivery approach by project/product teams, articulating and reporting on the value of Agile development to executive leadership, and ensuring that the health of projects are accurately represented at the portfolio level.

Following are some details surrounding the job description: Requirements:
(1)In depth knowledge of project management practices, value, and approach
(2)Extensive knowledge of Waterfall and Agile principles and the value of practicing Agile development
(3)Extensive knowledge and practical experience with the management of the software delivery lifecycle (SDLC
(4)Practical experience in managing projects using Scrum.
(5)Experience providing relative and up to date project information to various levels of management and business stakeholders.
(6)Knowledge of multiple Agile project management techniques.
(7)Experience forming an Agile Team and being embedded as a team member throughout the life of a complete Agile Project.

(1) Train and mobilize Agile Scrum Teams through Sprint 0.
(2)Coach Agile Scrum teams to deliver consistent, quality product to production.
(3)Overcome obstacles, manage risk, and communicate with stakeholders at various levels.

(1) At least 5 years of Agile Experience as an Agile Scrum Master and Agile Coach.
(2) Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
(3)Excellent listener, with a positive and collaborative attitude who possesses skills in conflict-resolution, behavior influencing and leadership.
(4)Bachelor’s degree required in IT or management discipline.
(5)PMI ACP Agile certification is required.

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3), based in Detroit, Michigan, prides itself on being an international, woman-owned, $260 million IT and Business Services Corporation. We are ranked 16th among the largest staffing firms in the US by Staffing Industry Report and are one of five companies nationally certified as a Charter Partner with Staffing Industry Analysts. S3 provides IT consulting, customized project solutions, vendor management programs and executive search services to financial institutions, insurance, energy, oil/gas, telecommunication, government, retail and health care industries worldwide. We have more than 2,700 consultants and 31 offices in the US and Europe.S3 is also proud to be nationally recognized as both a Military
Friendly and Military Spouse Friendly Employer.

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package which may include: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401(k) Plan, Vacation Package, Life & Disability Insurance Plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, and Tuition Reimbursement.
The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to: Set the bar high for what a company should do, Create jobs, Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life, and improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving.
Strategic Staffing Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer