|Agile - SME - Coach|
Slalom is looking for an Agile - Subject Matter Expert - Coach to join a growing Technology Enablement practice in London.
Your day to day work
Educate: Educate clients and partners at all levels, including senior stakeholders on Agile principles, providing them with tools for implementing the process in their own work. You will be running training sessions and teach valuable skills that lead toward the organization-wide adoption of Agile methodologies.
Mentorship: As a mentor, responsible for guiding teams into the Agile methodology, providing our clients with feedback and means of improvement, catalysing organizational growth and answering questions. You will be hands-on support to everyone in the team, collaborating with people across widely varying levels and roles, leading teams toward further understanding and adoption of Agile as well as overall company growth and improvement.
Develop Agile Adoption Strategy: The Agile Coach at Slalom is designing a strategy for the organizational adoption of Agile. This includes every stage of adoption, from assessing current state to the introduction of Agile and employee education, to fostering teams and cultures that practice Agile, to sustaining Agile methodologies and continually offering strategies for improvement. Working closely with senior executives both internally and externally to gain buy-in on strategy.
Implement Agile Methodology: You will implement the Agile process, principles and practices across all levels and departments in client’s organization. You’ll use techniques that increase collaboration, predictability, transparency and promote a culture of experimentation and innovation. In order to do this, the Agile SME/Coach will embody the Agile principles and lead by example.
Of all the things that make Slalom unique, our team is at the top of the list. We are thinkers, makers and doers that came from enterprises, consultancies, agencies and start-ups; all attracted by the promise of loving work and life.
We bring the experience and discipline of a seasoned consulting firm, the creative brainpower of a digital agency, and deep technical expertise that’s been at the core of our business since day one.
Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, WA, Slalom has organically grown to over 6,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2018, Consulting Magazine Best Firms to Work For 2018, Vitality Britain’s Healthiest Workplace 2017, Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2018. We are regularly recognized by our employees as the best place to work. You can find us in 25 cities across the U.S., U.K., and Canada.
With our UK office having opened in 2014, we offer our team and clients the energy of a nimble start-up supported by thousands of seasoned leaders, industry experts and alliance partners from across the global organisation.
Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.