freelance
Agile Coach Reference number: 884
Last update: 14-05-2019, 15:45
ASAP
Job description
Our client is looking for an Agile coach/facilitator who combines technical knowledge of Lean/ Agile with strong communication skills to coach business & IT in the creation of a product backlog. Story mapping workshops will be the practice used to capture business requirements (Epic, features & stories).
What you’ll do
  • Create buy-in with business to use story mapping workshops to help with requirements
    gathering
  • Facilitate workshops to define Epics and break down to features and user stories
  • Drive agile values and principles in the demand generation process by focussing on
    improving interaction and engagement
  • Remove impediments that arise during the business requirements gathering process
  • Coach the people involved in the process by explaining requirements model (Epic, Feature,
    Story) and other concepts (user persona, benefits, etc.) important in creating a product
    backlog
  • Deliver a clear and concise product backlog that is ready to be shared and discussed with our
    development partner
Profile
  • Communication and collaboration skills are key to effectively uncover the business needs
  • Empathize with the client by seeking to understand their challenges and pain points
  • Constantly verify understanding
  • Being receptive to changing needs and being a good listener
  • Having strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Being proactive and taking the initiative
Required Skills
  • At least 1 year of experience as a scrum master/ Agile Coach
  • Experience with business analysis & workshop facilitation is required
  • Having worked in a governmental organisation is a plus
  • Dutch/French is a must, English is a plus
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