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Agile Team Coach (R00085119_Raleigh)

Business and Financial Operations



Full Time


Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

We Are:

Accenture Business Agility is unlocking the creative potential of people and organizations all over the world. We are dedicated to bringing humanity to the workplace and creating a destination where Agilists are able to thrive while improving the way people work and live. The combination of our passion and experience in Agile transformation paired with Accenture’s respected global platform and in-depth technology expertise uniquely positions us as the leading business agility transformation consultancy. We drive disruption and accelerate business change with our clients, our partners, and our community. With the most experienced Agile coaches and consultants in the industry, Accenture Business Agility is a place where we’re uncovering the next wave of what it means to be an Agile enterprise by doing it ourselves and helping other do it too.
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You Are:

An Agile Team Coach who embodies an Agile mindset and is passionate about empowering an Agile culture. You have experience providing hands-on coaching, guidance, and support to all members of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) teams. You’ve got experience advising organizations, and you draw on that and lead by example to challenge the status quo and promote an environment and culture of continuous improvement, experimentation, and innovation. You have listening, facilitation, and conflict-resolution skills in spades, and you use them to help the people and teams you coach reach their highest potential and flourish in a collaborative Agile organization.

The Work:

· Advise organizations and Agile teams through their Lean-Agile transformation

· Work with managers to define strategies for transitioning to Lean-Agile practices

· Lead workshops and training sessions to educate people on Agile values, principles, and practices, especially as these relate to the Scaling Agile Framework (SAFe)

· Work within a SAFe implementation as part of a coaching team and support various team-level roles in preparing and executing Program Increment (PI)

· Mentor and pair with change agents and stakeholders in client organizations to help them become true Lean-Agile champions and build lasting Agile skills

· Coach and mentor more junior Accenture|SolutionsIQ team members on how to influence organizational change

· Work with Accenture|SolutionsIQ staff to make sure that the approach for achieving customer satisfaction is aligned

· Support sales activities by helping create/present proposals and taking part in onsite visits to prospective clients

Be ready to rack up those air miles with weekly travel to client sites

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Here's what you need

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Certified ScrumMaster or Certified Scrum Product Owner
  • Minimum of 2 years’ team coaching experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associate’s Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience)

Bonus Points If:

  • You have a SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) 4.0+ certification
  • You have experience coaching multiple teams at the same time
  • You have experience navigating a consulting engagement, managing customer expectations, and ensuring your work is aligned with the goals and objectives outlined in a statement of work
  • You excel in pragmatic problem-solving, resolving interpersonal conflicts, and helping people communicate effectively
  • You have a proactive and empowering nature that makes others want to follow your lead
  • You know when to step in and lead and when to step back and let the team determine the best course of action
  • You have experience with popular Agile practices and frameworks (e.g., Lean, Kanban, Extreme Programming)
  • You have a basic grasp of Agile technical practices and how they operate within an Agile organization (e.g., CI, CD, XP, TDD, etc.)
  • You have experience conducting training and developing training materials

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