Agile Coach - Philadelphia Innovation Center

We are seeking an Agile expert to coach and enable our development teams to work more efficiently and quickly together. You will collaborate with cross functional, highly skilled engineering teams in a fast moving environment.

We are seeking an Agile expert to coach and enable our development teams to work more efficiently and quickly together. You will collaborate with cross functional, highly skilled engineering teams in a fast moving environment.

What you'll do:

  • Contribute to building an environment where continuous improvement of the development process is a focus and where everyone's common goal is to deliver outstanding software as fast as possible
  • Provide training to the team on the agile process; training will continue all the time during the project execution and continuous improvement on velocity, quality, processes etc.
  • Coach teams facing tough challenges e.g. related to how they work and interact together
  • Facilitate learning, and bring industry knowledge from the Agile community to support our teams
  • Actively try to identify areas of improvement and conceptualize methods on how to be more efficient

Who you are:

You are experienced with working in engineering teams, as a Scrum Master, Product Owner, or Team Lead with agile teams that develop software application and systems

You appreciate the depths of agile practices and principles and can help teams appreciate them, too

You have a deep understanding of communication, group dynamics and coaching

You are not afraid to raise issues and remove impediments from your team

You care about learning new things and improving existing challenges

You have an insatiable appetite for learning new things and improving existing ones.

Qualifications

Undergraduate degree in a related field or the equivalent combination of training and experience.

Eight years experience in technical specialty.

This position is based at Vanguard's Philadelphia Innovation Center.


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