Agile Coach

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Category: Project Management
City: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Position ID: J0317-2248
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

This is an exciting time to join CGI, a world-class IT company, where we provide leading IT services to our local clients that help make a difference in the lives of the people of British Columbia.

The Agile Coach, will lead and mentor a team of dedicated experts, drawing on CGI’s global capabilities as well as their own experience, to expand and formalize the local Agile practice, provide Agile based service delivery and effect organizational change and transformation for CGI’s clients in British Columbia.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The Agile Coach will provide ‘change agent’ leadership in the area of agile and iterative project management best practices. This role is to provide direct coaching and support to projects and the successful candidate will have strong Project Management experience to provide direct support in larger projects and SME support to other teams to drive Agile at the enterprise level / line of business level.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 3-5 years of experience in an agility delivery/transformation/training / coaching role ( mandatory)
• Experience in Coaching and leadership skills
• Strong negotiations skills and Willingness to confront and be confronted
• Provide strong organizational change management orientation
• Be an effective communicator at all levels, in both structured and non-hierarchical, informal structures
• Strong political savvy and sensitivity to cultural diversity
• Hands-on experience and previous accountability for delivery outcomes using Agile practices.
• Enable and maintain processes and communication to support geographically distributed delivery for agile
• Certified or equivalent experience in at least one additional Agile Delivery apart from Scrum. Very strong knowledge of Scrum and SAFE Framework
• Knowledge of creating Agile frameworks for project team assessments
• Experience in DevOps is an asset

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What you can expect from us:

At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.


Skills:

  • Agile / Collaborative Method
  • Client Management
  • People Management
  • Risk Management / Analysis
  • SCRUM
  • Business Process Reengineering
  • DevOps
  • Process Architecture Mgmt
  • Business Process Integration
  • Business Process Management
  • CRM Capability Delivery
  • CRM Operations Readiness
  • CRM Ops Support & Process Mgt
  • Customer Experience Management
  • Multi-Channel
  • UX Strategy

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