- Military veterans preferred
2020-02-11 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Lanham Maryland 20706 United States
SAIC is seeking an Agile Coach/Instructor. In this role the coach will:
Provides subject matter expertise in Agile
methods and practices.
Provides coaching directly to the federal
government on the institutionalization of Agile practices focusing on Scrum,
Large Scale Scrum (LeSS), DevOps, and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) across the
enterprise and to specific organizations, programs, and projects.
Participates and is able to take the lead in the
development of Agile guidance and training material.
Excellent written and verbal communication
skills are essential due to this position being primarily one of communication,
information/training delivery, coaching, and development of related
Adapts and tailors Agile practices to the
existing government culture.
Helps transition personnel to new agile roles
such as scrum master, product owner, and cross-functional team member.
Coordinates across multiple organizational
Provides technical knowledge in the use of Agile
tools for capture and management of Agile information including user stories,
tasks, acceptance criteria, burndown, and other technical aspects.
work alongside an established team of SAIC, government, and subcontractor
Education/Experience: Per the contract, six (6) years of work experience and Certification as a Scrum Master with Scrum Alliance may be substituted for Bachelors degree.
Years of work experience may be
adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.
Scrum Master and Agile
Delivery Lead experience
Mastery of JIRA &
Confluence for training Agile leaders and teams
Product Owner certified and
Knowledgeable in task
prioritization, risk management and workflow optimization.
Committed Agile expert with over 5 years of
expertise in public speaking, presenting information clearly and developing
high performing teams.
Resourceful and dynamic Agile Scrum master with
solid experience in onshore and/or offshore coordination.
Collaborative individual with ability to remain
poised in all types of situations.
Technical command of project management tools
knowledge of programming languages.
version control tools
utilizing Agile practice
- Proficient in Scrum.
develop guidance and training material that conveys complex issues in simple
perform Agile coaching and conduct training.
written and verbal communication skills.
- Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience.