19 days old
2017-11-022017-12-02

Lean- Agile Tooling Coach

MetLife
Cary, NC
**Job Location:** United States : North Carolina : Cary







**Role Value Proposition:**







Join a team of leaders driving transformation of MetLife to Lean-Agile ways of working. Our team trains, launches and supports to sustainability Agile teams and initiatives in order to maximize value, speed time to market and promote business agility. In addition, we collaborate across Global Technology Services to evolve processes, technology, tooling and culture to enable effective multi-modal delivery at MetLife. This role requires initiative, excellent collaboration skills and commitment to Lean-Agile values.







**Key Responsibilities:**







The Lean-Agile Tooling Coachs primary purpose is to accelerate and support adoption of work management and agility tooling, to coach tool practices, and to create and evolve metrics and support promotion of successful practices across teams. This person will help educate the team in how to utilize agile tooling with Lean-Agile, Scrum, Kanban and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) practices ensuring that the agreed operating model process is being followed from a tooling perspective.







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







+ Work one-on-one with teams and individuals to configure and set up their work in Atlassian tool suite.



+ Ability to influence evolution and maturity of the agile toolset based on customer and reporting needs.



+ Act as a technical liaison; translating customer needs into technical requirements.



+ This role is not a system administrator, though knowledge of the system is preferred. You will be primarily customer facing, acting as their primary point of contact for tooling guidance and basic configuration.







**Required:**







+ Proficient with the Atlassian product suite



+ Fluent in Lean, Agile and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)



+ Fluent in software delivery automation practices/continuous delivery pipeline practices for engineering enablement



+ Effective people and communication skills, must be empathetic



+ Positive, flexible attitude



+ Experience coaching individuals, teams and organizations through change



+ Experience working with and reading Agile metrics



+ Be able to navigate/translate the difference between Waterfall and Lean-Agile methodologies







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**







MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**







Requisition #: 85981

Categories

  • Engineering
  • Legal

Share this job:

Lean- Agile Tooling Coach

MetLife
Cary, NC

Share this job

Lean- Agile Tooling Coach

MetLife
Cary, NC
US

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast