Agile Coach

About This Role: 

MI-GSO/Pcubed is a worldwide consulting firm specializing in Project Management.  We are supporting our automotive clients in strategy and execution of their IT, Engineering, and Business projects.

 

As we are growing and facing new changes with our delivery methods, we are seeking consultants who can provide Agile implementation within our client’s projects as an Agile Coach. The Agile Coach will provide Scrum Master and Agile Training as a service to business units. We are expecting you to support individual teams on-site and in-person, helping them to optimize their way of working and leading them to become high performance Agile teams. 

 

As an Agile Coach, your main tasks will be:

  • Adopt and improve Agile methods and practice inside the teams
  • Focus on the working methods, tools, and team performance
  • Provide and continuously training the team to be sure they are rethinking and changing the way they go about development
  • Ability to form complete cross-functional teams’ and to demonstrate organization-wide agile adoption strategies
  • Be an advisor to help the team to adapt the methodology to their situation and challenge the existing environment
  • Motivate and be able to transfer knowledge to team members

 

In order to be successful:

You should have graduated with a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Business, IT, or Engineering.  For this position, we are looking for someone with 5-7 years of experience in Agile methodologies, with knowledge in the industrial sectors. You should have exposure to projects involving software and electronics.  Experience guiding agile transformations as an external coach at team level, project/portfolio and enterprise level is important.  We place high emphasis on continuous learning, knowledge of new practices and coaching techniques; presence in the Agile Community (user groups, speaking engagements, blogging).  As you will be working in a Project Management consulting firm, previous experience with Project Management is necessary to expand our expertise.  Also, previous experience as an executive or in a senior leadership role is a plus. 

Scrum Master and/or SAFe certifications are necessary. Jira knowledge is a bonus.

 

Patience, persistence, and enthusiasm are really important for this role.  We expect transparency and situational awareness. To become our consultant, you should be proactive, good listener and have excellent interpersonal skills. You will be ensuring a positive working environment by being a driver of continuous improvement. To conclude, training and mentoring should be your passion!

 

If you are looking to use this opportunity to take your career to the next level, do not hesitate to apply!

 

 


Location: 
Detroit, Michigan
Salary: 
Depending on experience and skills
Benefits: 
Pcubed benefits package
Applications Accepted Until: 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019

How To Apply

If you feel that you meet the criteria we are looking for, then please send us your application for this vacancy by email (above). We will need your up-to-date resume with details of your current remuneration package, some information about you and your background, your career aspirations and anything else you think might help us evaluate your credentials for this position. Please also let us know how best to contact you. Your data will be kept confidentially, and will only be used to assess your suitability for the above career opportunity.

Please note:

Applications made on behalf of potential candidates by agency representatives will not be accepted.