• Veritude
  • Jersey City , NJ
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 10 Bayside Terrace


Loading some great jobs for you...




Veritude is seeking an Agile Coach for Fidelity Investments. This position can be based in Jersey City, NJ,Merrimack, NH or Durham, NC.

Fidelity is looking for CHANGE AGENTS with a passion for coaching and supporting teams to transform their behaviors towards an Agile way of working.

TheExpertiseWere Looking For

  • Able to transform multiple (5+)squads or teams from hybrid and waterfall software development practices to Scrum and Kanban where applicable.
  • Extended track record of delivering training in a manner than ensures knowledge transfer
  • Specialized skill set in one or more of the following: Technical, Product Management, Project Management, test automation or User Experience
  • Track record of resolving impediments that exist outside of the squad environment. For example, working with line managers to prepare the technical environment for squads, or align squad structure to ensure success (e.g. collaborating with Enterprise Architecture group to on-board/off-board Enterprise Architects into a squad for the first few sprints.)
  • Proven experience, 5+ years, implementing various scaling frameworks.
  • Experience collecting, interpreting, and communicating team metrics depicting progress/maturity.
  • Experience with JIRA, AgileCraft, Mural, Confluence, and MS Teams
  • Excellent communication and people-interaction skills
  • ThePurposeof Your Role

    You will work with multiple squads, engaging with Senior Leaders, Tribe Leaders, Squad Leaders and squad members to help build and reinforce the Agile mindset and to embed Agile principles in the day to day work. Examples include: ensuring cross-functional collaboration; ensuring key stakeholders are engaging as needed (e.g.,Squad Leader with Chapter Leader); establishing the MVP mindset and approach; checking that backlogs are being prioritized using value-focused KPIs as criteria, etc.

    TheSkillsYou Bring

  • You will be a thought partner to the Squad Leader and to the Squad, supporting them in identifying solutions to obstacles as they arise
  • You will regularly assess Squads Agile maturity, which will inform your coaching and development approach for each Squad
  • You will bring your intellectual curiosity, love of learning new skills and capabilities, e.g., Agile/Scrum principles to influence change
  • You will share innovative and creative thinking in order to solve problems and get things done
  • You have a deep background in coaching and developing people and squads, and in influencing behavior change towards constant improvement
  • You provide strong influencing skills to achieve alignment up, down and across the organization
  • You have a commitment to ournew way of working through greater collaboration and breaking down of siloes
  • TheValueYou Deliver

    As a strong change agent and having a love/passion for coaching, you will influence the mindset and behaviors, including those of senior leaders, towards embracing changes and implementing Agile principles across thebusiness. You will be courageous and comfortable challenging, advising, and coaching Squad Leaders, Tribe Leaders and Senior Leaders by embodying Fidelity leadership principles.

    How Your WorkImpactsthe Organization

    Agile Coaches support multiple squads within a Tribe and work with the Tribe and Squad Leaders to resolve issues relating to dependencies between these squads. The Agile Coach will be responsible for ensuring that the technical environment and squad knowledge is in place to ensure the squads and their work can operate in an Agile manner. The Agile coach will work with other coaches in the coaches community to help grow the overall maturity of the OSG organization.

    Qualification

    Company Overview

    At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visitFidelityCareers.com


    Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

    Launch your career - Upload your resume now!

    Upload your resume

    Loading some great jobs for you...