IT Agile Coach

Location: Chesterfield, MO
IT Agile Coach
Joining this team means you'll be surrounded by colleagues who are dedicated to meeting their own high standards, to inspiring their teammates and to making a positive impact on under-insured and uninsured individuals. The group is a fast, agile, customer-focused organization with a commitment to implementing the latest technologies.
Our client serves more than 55 million managed care members through their portfolio of high-quality commercial and government sponsored healthcare programs. The broad offering of programs that they provide has helped them to build both capacity and capability to successfully navigate a changing healthcare environment, while continuing to offer better health outcomes at lower costs.
Position Purpose:
Drive enterprise-wide Agile adoption strategy. Provide hands-on training, workshops and materials to increase quality, velocity and efficiency of software engineering across the company.
Job Description:
  • Lead software development teams in project initiation, organization, goal and change management aspects of Agile
  • Discover opportunities to champion agile values and adoption across IT
  • Develop agile training materials and process guidelines
  • Deliver Agile training sessions, workshops, and one-on-one coaching for Business and IT participants at the team level
  • Facilitate cross functional team mediation and communication across various technical teams
  • Identify, define and implement enhancements in engineering methods, standards and processes
  • Partner with IT/Operations leadership to ensure alignment with Agile methodology
  • Assess application product teams against Agile best practices and provide recommendations to Information Technology leaders
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 4+ years of software engineering or Agile coaching experience.
  • Experience with Scrum, Kanban, and XP Agile frameworks.
  • Working knowledge of one or more development languages required.
  • Must have experience with IDE tools (Visual Studio, Intellij, Webstorm, etc.).
  • N/A
Our client offers options that allow you to do more than just plan for retirement. Their programs allow shared success with employees.
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Training and Learning Opportunities/Tuition Reimbursement/Educational Assistance
  • On-site fitness center or discount at local fitness centers (most locations)
  • Discounts for select local and national products and services, including cell phones, computers and more
  • Other amenities may be available, but vary by location
Equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.
April A. Estes
Senior Recruiter
720-439-2609 Direct
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