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Company: Cognizant
Location: Nashville, TN
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics

Description

Are you passionate about helping companies embrace agile as a culture shift? Do you enjoy training, coaching and building relationships that motivates change? Do you have a consistent record of improvement?


At Cognizant, you will find a community of like-minded individuals with a passion for Agile, Lean, XP, Kanban and any approach that brings out the best in individuals and teams. You'll bring to bear your experience advising organizations, leading by example and challenging the status quo to promote an environment and culture of continuous improvement, experimentation, and innovation. Your excellent listening, facilitation and conflict-resolution skills will help organizations achieve their targeted business benefits and outcomes.


The Agile Coach provides guidance, mentoring, and coaching to Scrum Masters, Product Owners, Managers, Executives, and other Agile transformation partners. You will work onsite with our client partner 4 days per week. Therefore, we are interested in individuals who reside in daily commuting distance to Plano, TX or Nashville, TN.


You will lead multiple scrum teams (approximately 5 team with up to 7 members in each) as we help our client transition to an agile environment, and coach program level partners (IT and Business), Product Managers, and Value Stream Owners.


Experience:
  • Minimum 10 years in Software Delivery with at least 3 years of hands on coaching experience with Agile teams (Scrum and Kanban)
  • Scrum certification mandatory
  • Demonstrable ability to implement canned Scaled Frameworks or adapt them to create a hybrid that is meaningful to client situations
  • Healthcare experience a plus
Required skills:
  • Facilitation - the art of conducting workshops, retrospectives, assessments, building relationships between multiple partners and team members
  • Training - Ability to create and delivery training sessions
  • Techniques - Conflict management, Story mapping, Estimation, Prioritization, Retrospective
  • Team and Program Level Agile Metrics
  • Agile Modeling-Domain modeling, State Diagrams, Activity Diagrams
  • Informed on TDD, ATDD, BDD, CICD, Modern Engineering Practices
  • Experienced on multiple technology platforms i.e. transitioning diverse technology teams (JAVA/.NET/Mainframe/Data Warehouse/Web Services/Cloud)
  • Experience with Center of Excellence and Communities of Practice governance and operating models
Company Description

Cognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant, a member of the NASDAQ-100, is ranked 205 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.

Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that all current and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities and treatment and a work environment free of harassment.


Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.


Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Jul 23 2019

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 193 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at www.cognizant.com or follow us @Cognizant.

Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.


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