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Senior Agile Coach

Johannesburg, Gauteng, ZA

Company: Psybergate

Category: Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Published on 2022-05-23 14:44

What you will be doing:

  • To grow the agile skills in the organisation by establishing standards, policies and practices for the introduction and sustainability of Agile methodologies.
  • Ensure that relevant people in the organization are upskilled in the principles of Agile as well as the standards, policies and practices adopted by the organization.
  • Drive the maturity of Agile at the company
  • Implement and monitor an Agile transformation strategy
  • Implement an Agile transformation plan
  • Educate employees on the principles and practices of Agile
  • Provide advice and guidance to Agile teams
  • Ensure that an appropriate governance framework is applied for the Agile framework used by the organization
  • Provide feedback for the continuous improvement of the Agile framework at the company
  • Coach and mentor agile squads, executives, management and the organisation
  • Contribute to the design of a strategy for the organisational adoption of Agile.
  • Support a sustainable business agility transformation program by changing both process and culture,
  • Contribute to the design, implementation and monitoring of Agile principles and practices
  • Provide subject matter expertise to aid the organisation in understanding, using, and internalising New
  • Coach teams into the Agile framework, providing employees with feedback and means of improvement, catalysing organizational growth and answering questions.
  • Fostering collaboration with people across widely varying levels and roles, leading teams toward further understanding and adoption of Agile as well as overall company growth and improvement.
  • Embody the Agile principles and values, and lead by example.
  • Identify organisational impediments to successful Agile transformation and work to effectively resolve them.
  • Support and partner with Agile squads within the organisation to promote collaboration and ensure consistent application of Agile best practices.

What we are looking for:

  • Completed IT / BSc degree or other related
  • 3 - 5 Years as Scrum Master I (DM)
  • 10 - 12 Years experience in software development. (7 years in Agile Software Development)
  • Scrum Coach Certified, Scrum Trainer Certified or Agilist Certification
  • Experience in Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
  • Experience applying concepts and techniques from multiple agile approaches including
  • Extreme Programming, Lean, Scrum, Kanban and Safe

Please note that if you do not hear from us within 3 weeks, consider your application unsuccessful.

Please note that most of our positions are remote however candidates should be residing within the traveling distance as circumstance of the opportunity can change.

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