Looking for Agile Coach

Damco Solutions P. Ltd.
  • Delhi
  • 10-15 lakh
  • 8-13 years
  • 12 Jun 2015

  • Quality Control/ Quality Assurance - Software

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description

Experience in with Scrum for Software
Expertise in Product Management (writing User Stories, backlog creation)
Good experience Agile Coach/Scrum Master for high-performance teams
Has transformed large scale business from Waterfall to Agile
Has experience in coaching distributed teams

An Agile Coach provides targeted coaching to Scrum teams by observing, consulting, and providing feedback to improve Agile practices. Agile coaching is typically performed by very experienced Scrum Masters that have been trained by other agile coaches.

Key responsibilities for an Agile coach
Observing and guiding Agile teams
Answering ad-hoc Agile questions
Support and develop the Scrum Master to make the Scrum Master more capable
Provide Agile overview to new team/team members
Ability to communicate with Scrum Masters/Product Owners and team members
Participate on Agile Internal Coach Council
Understands the local organizations and products

Coaches train Scrum leadership teams when they start using Agile, helping them prepare key artifacts and schedule their first sprint
Coaches train Scrum team members on the roles of Agile, helping them setup their first artifacts and perform agile ceremonies
Coaches regularly perform on-site coaching to provide practical advice on agile practices, ceremonies and artifacts
Coaches perform remote mentoring, by holding weekly conference call to answer questions and by attending key ceremonies

Essential experiences / skills for a coach
Agile Evangelist
End to end product delivery experience
Strong Facilitator
Experienced Agile Mentor

Received coaching training from internal or external coaches
Ability to communicate with Developers, Testers and other team members

Specialization in one or more Agile Practices

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Agile Scrum Coaching Agile Practices Ad-hoc Agile Coaching

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Damco Solutions P. Ltd.