28.06.2020

Agile Coach

Contractual Salary


United States
English: Advanced, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: More than 3 years
Contract type: Full-time

Cimpress/Vistaprint

Waltham
Company size: No information
Vistaprint’s Data and Analytics (DnA) organization is working to make our company one of the world’s most well-known and successful data-driven companies. The cross-functional team includes product owners, analysts, technologists, data engineers and more – all focused on providing Vistaprint with information and tools we can use to deliver jaw-dropping customer value. DnA team members are empowered to learn new skills, communicate openly and be active problem-solvers.

Responsibilities

Contribute to the establishment of DnA-wide guidelines and develop an agile training curriculum for our organization
Transform the data product teams (with Product Owners, Data Engineers, Data Scientists and Analysts) towards more sophisticated usage of Agile principles and practices
Provide facilitation, hands-on coaching, guiding and mentoring that will give to increase an agile mentality
Help to develop the product owners in our organization towards better practices (esp. exacting prioritization, writing user stories, handling expectations)
Strengthen self-organization, teamwork and management of teams by evangelizing ceremonies (daily’s, planning, retrospective, demos) and practices
Identify agile champions and develop them to scale agile impact in the DnA organization
Actively identify impediments and work across the organization to remove them
Provide support to the team by use of servant leadership and leading by example in order to drive the health of a DnA organization

Requirements

BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree
Consistent track record in agile mentorship with Scrum
Deep understanding of agile practices and methodology along with high situational awareness and emotional intelligence
Hands-on experience in applying agile practices in the context of cross-functional data product teams
Certification as Scrum Master, Agile Coach or similar qualifications

Skills considered as a good plus

Certification in Scaled Agile (SAFe) and/or as Product Owner
Basic understanding of Data Platform/Warehouse and/or Data Science Methods