Enterprise Agile Coach

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POST DATE 9/10/2016
END DATE 10/12/2016

Cox Corporate Services, Inc. Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


DescriptionThe Agile Coach will be responsible for coaching and mentoring agile delivery teams, roles, stakeholders and other organizational leaders with the overall goal of organizational transformation to agility. The Agile Coach is an expert in lean/Agile practices and one or more knowledge domains (i.e. technical, business, transformation) while having developed skill in facilitation, mentoring, training and professional coaching. The Agile Coach s purview is multi-team and looking out toward the wider organization. The Agile Coach should be comfortable working at all levels to help the organization use Agile as a strategic asset of culture change and business value generation. This role will help the organization use Agile as a strategic asset of culture change and delivering business value.

Experience Details
Demonstrated experience in the design, development, and implementation of Agile transformation strategy.
Must have a solid background utilizing an agile framework (e.g. Scrum, Extreme Programming, Kanban) in software development.
Strong presentation and facilitation skills, coaching and mentorship experience.
Solid oral, written, and presentation skills as well as excellent interpersonal skills are required.
Demonstrated experience with lean thinking
Experience in creating Agile training / workshop material
Experience working with large, small, remote and collocated agile teams
Experience with Organizational Relationship Systems Coaching (ORSC) or professional equivalent
Experience in the use of scaling methods such as SAFe, LESS, or industry equivalents.
Agile certifications such as Certified Scrum Practitioner (CSP), Certified or Professional Scrum Trainer (CST, PST), Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), Associate or Professional Certified Coach (ACC, PCC)

Key Responsibilities
Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent combination of industry related professional experience and education
A minimum of 3-5 years in a pure coaching (not scrum master/coach) or enterprise coaching role in various enterprises
Develop and lead the organization-wide Agile transformation strategy
Provide guidance and input to the establishment of Program, Portfolio, and Value Stream teams and in optimizing organizational team structure
Embrace servant leadership and display the behaviors that come with the key mindset shifts associated with agile methods
Coach and mentor teams, programs, and management towards improving Agile processes and metrics
Help identify organizational impediments to successful Agile transformation and work with the leadership team to create effective strategies to overcome them
Works with the organization to develop a culture of self-organization and

Organization:Cox Automotive
Primary Location:US-GA-Atlanta-3003 Summit Blvd

Employee Status:Regular
Job Level:Individual Contributor
Shift:Day Job-
Travel:Yes, 25 % of the Time

Unposting Date:Ongoing


Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues of $18 billion and approximately 60,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, home security and automation, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions); and Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms).

The company's major national brands include Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book and Manheim. Through Cox Automotive, the company's international operations stretch across Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America. To learn more about Cox's commitment to people, sustainability and our communities, please visit CoxCSRReport.com.

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5,001-10,000 Employees
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6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30328

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