4 days old
2018-07-132018-08-12

Agile Technical Coach

Atlanta, GA 30309
Accenture acquired SolutionsIQ, the leading provider of Agile transformation services for business and technology. With the most experienced Agile coaches in the industry, SolutionsIQ has helped organizations apply Lean principles and practices to achieve substantial performance improvements including product and service innovation, enhanced digital delivery effectiveness, improved high-quality software delivery, and greater responsiveness to business needs.




Together, Accenture and SolutionsIQ help organizations drive disruption by accelerating business change.





As an Agile Technical Coach, you provide hands-on coaching, guidance, and support to all members of Agile teams, primarily in the development of high-quality software using Agile mindsets, methods, practices and tools. The best Agile Technical Coaches are experienced in both the creation and development of software and also in coaching and consulting on this process. Drawing from your experience advising teams and developing software, you lead by example and challenge the status quo to promote an environment and culture of continuous improvement, experimentation, and innovation. Specifically, your work will drive toward increasing client capability and practice of continuous integration, continuous delivery, automation, test coverage, code refactoring, and other Extreme Programming (XP) practices that have been proven to improve product and service quality, stability, and longevity.





At Accenture|SolutionsIQ you will find a community of like-minded individuals with a passion for Lean-Agile mindsets, approaches, practices and tools that bring out the best in individuals and teams.





Key Responsibilities:




+ Act as a trusted advisor and guide to organizations and Agile teams throughout their Lean-Agile transformation, particularly in Agile software development mindsets, practices, and tools


+ Work with Agile development teams to improve their processes and work to release higher-quality products and services with more predictability


+ Lead workshops & training sessions to educate individuals on Agile values, principles, and practices, in particular Extreme Programming (XP) practices, including but not limited to test-driven development (TDD), test coverage, automation, pairing/mobbing, code refactoring, continuous integration (CI), continuous delivery


+ Mentor and pair with individuals within client organizations on becoming true Lean-Agile practitioners and developing lasting Agile capabilities


+ Coach and mentor more junior team members on the Accenture|SolutionsIQ team on improving their overall delivery process and outcomes


+ Proactively collaborate with Accenture|SolutionsIQ staff working on your engagement to ensure alignment in the approach for achieving customer satisfaction


+ Support the internal Accenture|SolutionsIQ Product Development team on refining product and service offerings


+ Provide feedback and ideas to Accenture|SolutionsIQ operations and leadership on opportunities for improving our organization



Contract Type: Full-Time Employee



Required Travel: 80-100%

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