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Agilist Consultant

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Date: Oct 16, 2021

Location: Victoria, BC, CA

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 149057 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Agilist Consultant to join our team in Victoria, British Columbia (CA-BC), Canada (CA).

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

 

We are currently seeking a Agilist Senior Consultant to join our team remotely in Canada.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Provides participative leadership for complex customer engagements that may include multiple Agile teams
  • Supports and/or facilitates all Agile events that are more complex and may include multiple value streams that most likely cross organizational boundaries 
  • Drives consistent application of agile frameworks, for example: Scrum and Kanban, in medium to more complex initiatives
  • Drives and contributes to SOW creation, forecasting resource requirements
  • Creation and communication of information radiators
  • Facilitates and drives capacity planning meetings based on data-driven decisions
  • Coach, train or advise on Agile delivery at the team or program level, with oversight as needed
  • Guides the team in the creation of Agile artifacts
  • Accelerates team’s growth in the areas of self-organization, forecasting, continuous improvement, iterative/incremental development and continuous quality as well as demonstrate how those improvements have benefited the team and/or customer

 
Requirements:  

  • Active/Full-time Scrum Master or equivalent Agile position experience. 
  • Experience applying agile principles in the world of technology. 
  • Knowledge of software development lifecycle principles and practices.  
  • Advanced understanding of Agile principles, values, and team/scaling frameworks. 
  • Solid conflict resolution, motivation, facilitation and communication skills with team and the client.
  • Advanced ability to ensure information radiators are in place for full transparency and progress into the engagement/SOW, minimum viable product, product backlog, and or release plan.

 

Preferred: 

  • Experience using JIRA and Confluence
  • Scrum certifications such as Certified ScrumMaster, Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) or Professional Scrum Master (PSM-I)  
  • Previous experience in working with fully remote and hybrid teams. 

 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years’ experience working in Agile environment 
  • 3 years experience as an Active/Full-time Agilist/ScrumMaster/Agile Coach with Teams

 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit https://us.nttdata.com/en/about-us/content/diversity-and-inclusion. Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email EEOOfficer@nttdata.com for assistance.


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