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Coach Agile / Scrum Master

General Information

Ref #:

20220028083

Travel Amount Required:

None

Job Type:

Regular-Full Time

Location:

Paris - Paris - France

Description & Qualifications

Description

The Agile Coach and Scrum Master will be part of a Product and Engineering organization 80 of professionals responsible for delivering high-availability full stack solutions to our internal and external customers.



Missions

Support Product Owners, Engineering managers and Engineers in their adoption of a more agile mindset and the resulting practices.

Partner with teams and managers remove the obstacles on their road to improvement.

Bring transparency and flow of information across the org on teams' health, progress and impediments.

Define and maintain metrics dashboard to track progress of our main initiatives and goals.

Monitor process improvements and practice adoption, and help identify potential issues.

Take care of the global product and development framework of the organization

Share your knowledge and discuss about practices with peers through a community of practice.



The context in which you will work includes

An international presence with offices and customers all across Europe and in the US.

An already established team of Agilists: you won't be alone to carry agility one step further.

Examples of existing practices: a Scrum Master community of practice, Scrum being adopted in all our teams, common sprint cadence, Release Plannings, Portfolio Management, etc.

Qualifications

5+ years of experience as a Scrum Master or Agile Coach, preferably in a B2B / Saas context.

You are patient, pragmatic, and aware that being agile has little to do with a particular framework and is more about changing the way people understand concepts such as value, flow, responsibility, collaboration, learnings, etc...

You have a good organizational sensitivity and experience evolving and influencing in a complex and dynamic environment.

You are able to adapt your behavior and role according to the organization and teams’ needs (e.g. teaching, advising, coaching, facilitating, challenging, stepping-out, etc).

Good understanding of engineering challenge, ability to discuss and understand developers. Ideally but not mandatory, you have enough technical background to support teams in adopting agile development best practices (vertical slicing, pair and mob programming, test driven dev, continuous integration, etc)

You want to be involved, inside the system and close to the people you coach. But you have the capacity to step back and challenge the system.

You have an good level of written and spoken English, and you are fluent in French.

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 


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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com.

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