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Dev-Ops Coach

Requisition ID: 99039Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.


Purpose of Job:

As an Agile/DevOps Coach, you will measure, coach, train, and mentor teams, enablers, and other stakeholders on implementing and maturing Agile-Lean principles towards incrementally developing and delivering solutions that meet our business needs.  You will also provide support for individual teams through objective guidance on how to provide end-to-end value to our customers working in an efficient and effective Agile way, and guiding improvement efforts to address skill, knowledge, culture, or team mindset issues in alignment with our practice.


Key Job Accountabilities:

Educate team members, enablers, and stakeholders and conduct training sessions to build trust, commitment, and mutual accountability between participants
Provide hands-on coaching and mentoring to delivery team members requiring to elevate their cross-functional skillset and self-management abilities
Facilitate, participate in, and support team activities, wherever applicable, such as:
Capacity management
Workflow visualization
Throughput predictability
Lead and facilitate workshops for team members to foster continuous improvement, build agreements, and promote a shared-understanding in alignment with business vision, roadmap, and dependencies with other value streams
Implement and monitor metrics to gauge teams’ efficiency, and effectiveness, by improving their capacity to identify and resolve causes of delay and building a sustainable model
Identifying and enabling practice advocacy among team members
Support the best use of existing tools and identify/create new ones, whenever required, to elevate Agile delivery capabilities
Foster effective communications to reduce or eliminate waiting times with partner functions
Help to accelerate the evolution of the Agile maturity of value streams
In some instances, help to design and to implement strategies to improve organizational Agility

Skills, Experiences and Functional Competencies:

Proven experience acting as Agile Coach in dynamic technical environments
Deep knowledge of Agile-Lean principles and practices, and the flexibility to adapt your experience to new and evolving environments
Technical experience with large scale software delivery
Ability to enable distributed teams
Passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship that delights users
Capacity to read individual and group behaviours and to implement adapted practices to connect and influence people whilst elevating their capacity to collectively achieve business goals
Outstanding communication skills, including the ability to distil technical details into human terms, in a multi-cultural environment
Excellent understanding of Agile-Lean approaches (Scrum, Kanban, BDD, etc.) and trending software technologies
Fluent in English (written and verbal)

Education and Other Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering, business, information sciences, or other related fields
3+ years of Agile/DevOps Coach experience and/or leading large cross-functional/cross-regional teams on major organizational projects 
Highly desire DevOps understanding and to be able to coach team on concepts by showing
Experience with Lean Change Management approaches 

Location(s):  Canada: Toronto

Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Scarborough 

As Canada’s International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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