Senior Agile Coach

Standort: Norway Gehalt: €70 - €80 per hour
Bereich: Consultancy Bereich: Freiberufler
Reference #: CR/080666_1622097803

Senior Agile Coach / Norway / 6 months / Start ASAP

Job Description:

Coaching teams:

* Ensure teams develop an in depth understanding of the Agile values and how they translate into practices and behaviours, growing an Agile mindset as a result
* Support teams in shaping a vision of where they want to be as team
* Ensure teams understand what value is in their context, how value is delivered and optimise value delivery
* Hands-on support teams in finding their ways to self-organise towards high performance and continuous improvement
* Be a servant leader and inspire teams to continuously improve
* Introduce agile frameworks to the teams and facilitate the change by guiding, mentoring, coaching and training
* Coach teams at different groups dynamics stages, including handling difficult conversations, conflicts resolution and challenging status quo
* Facilitate effective team ceremonies and meetings with stakeholders
* Transform impediments into opportunities, lead continuous improvement and support collaboration in your teams
* Promote and maintain transparency into the teams' work
* Identify and raise systemic impediments

Change agent in the transformation:

* Actively collaborate and share knowledge, and contribute within a team of Agile Coaches
* Contribute to and lead initiatives as part of the Agile transformation roadmap
* Contribute to Agile awareness and competency development within and outside IT organisation
* Surface systemic impediments and facilitate their resolution
* Develop and deliver Agile training, workshops, webinars and events

Your Profile:

* You are a team player driven by value and results, a curious experimenter with an open and pragmatic mind
* 10+ years of relevant work experience, preferably a technical background
* 5+ years of hands-on experience as an Agile Team Coach for several engineering or product teams
* Deep knowledge of the variety of Agile approaches and practices (Scrum , Kanban , XP, Design Thinking, SAFe, etc.) and experience in mixing'n'matching them pragmatically to achieve effective value delivery in an organisation that is transforming their way of working.
* Able to handle difficult conversations and provide constructive feedback
* Experience in creating and facilitating educational programs
* Ideally - Experience in working in a SAFe or other scaled frameworks
* Ideally - Prior exposure to ERP
* Experience in working with international teams and culturally diverse environments
* Excellent communication skills in English in written and spoken form.