13 hours

Agile Coach - SME

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Business Group Highlights

Defense

The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


Responsibilities

Perspecta has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Agile Coach SME professional with large-scale program experience to support a program for US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS (USACE) REVOLUTIONARY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES (RITS) program. As an Agile Coach SMEon a contract under which Perspecta will provide enterprise IT operations support in Chantilly, VA office.

In this role theAgile Coach SME will do the following:

  • In-depth knowledge of Scaled Agile, Scrum, and Kanban.
  • An individual who can influence and lead the client through the transformation by providing SAFe training and guidance while building and strengthening the client relationship as they pivot from waterfall to SAFe and Agile.
  • Enabled to deliver scaled agile framework classes (i.e. Leading SAFe, Scrum Master, POPM, SAFe 4Teams).
  • Deliver workshops and training on Scrum & Kanban practices, techniques, and ceremonies.
  • Develop and refine content material as needed for workshops, training, and team coaching sessions. Coach teams on collaboration and backlog creation and prioritization.
  • Pragmatic approach with the ability to adapt based on agile "readiness" of the team you are working with.
  • Acts as a role model for change, transition, learning, and growth. Leads problem solving activities to define problem, assess root causes, and identify solutions leading to desired outcomes.
  • Provides feedback to management at all levels regarding the progress of Agile transformations. Anticipates and identifies issues and provides recommendations to address roadblocks.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelors degree plus 10+ years of related Scaled Agile, Scrum, and Kanban experience
  • 10 + years of progressive Scrum roles, working in a dynamic global organization
  • 8 + years of experience successfully managing teams and developing team members
  • 6 + years of experience delivering workshops and training on Scrum & Kanban practices, techniques, and ceremonies
  • 6 + years of proven internal and external partners on the senior management level

Preferred:

  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively with a team
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with team lead to prioritize tasks
  • Well-rounded working knowledge of IT concepts and best practices

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-11-28 Expires: 2020-12-28

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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