Agile Consulting Coach in Bethesda, MD at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bethesda, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/6/2019
  • Job ID:
    19-01778

Job Description

ConsultNet is actively recruting for an Agile Data Governance Consultant to work with our clients Data Services team supporting the growth and evolution of data governance solutions in this fast-growing area. You will have the opportunity to put your footprint on the growth of this team and help accelerate delivery to differentiate clients in the marketplace.
  • Teach, mentor, and coach stakeholders and program level performers on emerging agile methods/techniques
  • Ensure that all program related agile ceremonies are occurring and that the purpose/value of those ceremonies is understood
  • Assist as necessary in the execution of program planning sessions
  • Identify and coach internal Agile champions, to remove reliance on external mentors
  • Identify and resolve program level impediments that prevent Agile teams from completing their goals
  • Provide Agile training to executives, managers, and leaders to promote understanding of an agile mindset and behaviors.
  • Drive continuous improvement by utilizing feedback and metrics to identify areas of opportunity
  • Facilitate regular and open communication within and across teams to create transparency and awareness of progress and impediments
  • Identify and address obstacles to program level empowerment and decision making
  • Challenge program leaders and stakeholders in their thinking and guide them towards building great products
  • Have a strong understand of Agile delivery frameworks
  • Have strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Solid interpersonal skills and patience
  • The ability to influence and gain buy-in at the program level
  • Have understanding of the fundamentals of iterative and incremental development
  • Have understanding of the value of agile metrics and radiators and how they can be used to track/manage work and identify opportunities
  • Are familiar with common software development practices, Service oriented environments, and Agile practices.
  • Have experience working with transformation teams composed on organizational design and change specialists, Agile coaches, DevOps coaches and Process Engineers
  • 5 years of experience in implementing data management in the consulting industry
  • Project management experience
  • Consulting experience
Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at www.consultnet.com