Agile Coach

Vienna, VA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Rose Davenport

Job Description:

AQUENT is looking for an Agile Coach to work for a Fortune 200 Technology/Financial company located in Vienna, VA. Selected talent must work onsite, Mon to Fri, 40 hours per week. No remote work. Some relocation will be provided for the right talent. 

Responsibilities included:
• Act as a temporary Scrum Master for our team based in McLean and Wilmington, while coaching a just-certified team member to assume the role of Scrum Master
• Provide team level coaching on Agile practices, principles, roles, artifacts, and mechanics
• Support management understanding of their evolving roles within the Agile framework
• Support teams to identify opportunities and drive improvement within the team
• Bring industry knowledge from the Agile community to support our teams
• Provide portfolio and program level backlog refinement support
• Provide guidance on our Agile journey, supported through continuous improvement
• Leverage your expertise with multiple frameworks and tools to identify and use the right tool for the right job at the right time
• Note that this role requires travel between McLean, VA and Wilmington, DE

What you’re bringing to the table: 
• Experience working with multiple Agile frameworks
• Experience with scaling frameworks
• Experience applying Lean concepts and principles in a knowledge work environment
• A toolbelt which includes familiarity of tools and techniques associated with Lean Startup, Project Management, Design Thinking, Human Centered Design

Interested applicants to send your updated resume directly to Rdavenport@aquent.com for immediate consideration. No phone calls please. 

Client Description:

Fortune 200 Technology/Financial Company


Basic Qualifications:
• At least 5 years of experience as a coach for multiple Agile teams
• At least 8 years of experience as an active member on multiple Agile teams