#172858

Agile Coach

Location:
ATL/Remote
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
$70-$80 an hour
Start date:
ASAP
Posted By:
Lauren Friant
Date:
09/24/2021
Duration:
6+ months

Job Description:

We are partnering with a leading retailer to bring on a fully remote Agile Coach that has experience managing marketing divisions. This is a 6 month project that could extend. 

  • Knowledge of multiple types of Agile implementations (Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, etc.)
  • Ability to coach multi-directionally within the organization
  • Excellent communicator, collaborator, and innovative problem solver

The Agile Coach will help guide a teams of Scrum Masters and cross-functional pod members, often implementing this new methodology for the first time, meaning that in addition to coaching they are driving organizational change. The goal of an Agile Coach is to improve teams of Scrum Masters and cross-functional pod members and overall project management by increasing collaboration, innovation, and introducing techniques that promote adaptability and flexibility in the face of unpredictable circumstances.

Core skills:
Demonstrating strong knowledge of and background with Agile concepts
Possessing prior experience coaching teams in Agile adoption or as a Scrum Master

Advanced skills:
Scrum Coach certification
Scrum Master certification
Experience coaching at large organizations or Fortune 500 companies

 

Top three selling points: 

  • Supporting a new way of working across The Home Depot’s Marketing and Media organizations
  • Supporting projects for a new approach to target audiences
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams in collaborative, Agile and Waterfall environments