Agile Coach
Plano , Texas
February 08, 2017
Plano 3 (31063), United States of America, Plano, Texas

Agile Coach

At Capital One, we march to a different beat! While we may be a top -10 bank by deposits, we operate and innovate with the vigor of a start-up. With thousands of employees, we never lose anyone in the shuffle, but we celebrate individuals with respect and exceptional benefits. And we don’t just fill positions—we recruit the best and the brightest people that know how to set industry trends and wow consumers.

Capital One has celebrated milestones, including:

- Top 10 bank by deposits

- 124 on the Fortune 500

- Approximately 900 bank branches

- More than 43,000 associates globally

- More than 65 million customer accounts

We’re excited to be growing and hiring across the country to build the next generation on sound practices and values so that our philosophy can transcend into our products and services. We hope you join our tremendous team that has helped changed our industry for the better.

Geek. Nerd. Tech-junkie. They’re all pet-names to us. And if you share in a passion for all things technology, then you’d be the perfect candidate for the Capital One Information Technology team.

Daily, you’ll work alongside some of the savviest techies in the business at an internationally recognized company. From advancing our network to assisting the technologically-challenged, you’ll love coming to work every day at one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

-Partner with the FS TECH Agile Transformation Lead to understand the needs of the Enterprise while also considering the unique needs of FS TECH
-Will use influencing skills to effectively drive process implementation, standardization and simplification
-Will be responsible for coaching and developing a team of Software Engineers
-Excellent communication and partnership skills will be used when interacting and communicating with key stakeholders and customers at all levels across the company to manage, inform and influence outcomes. 

-Assist FS TECH Scrum and Kanban teams to improve delivery performance through coaching and mentoring on team roles, tools, processes and ceremonies. 
-Identify opportunities for continuous operational and/or team improvements
-Advance Business, IT and Operations leadership’s understanding of their respective roles within Agile 
-Impart external agile industry knowledge within FS TECH 
-Provide training/workshops, as needed and support for all FS Agile Communities of Practice 
-Consults on and utilizes the latest rapid development or other non-sequential project methodologies.  
-Serves as subject matter expert on Agile development methods and processes; including SAFE
-Maintain relevant metrics that help the team see how they are performing
-Ensure cross-team coordination

- Bachelor’s Degree or Military experience

- At least 3 Years of Software Development

- At least 5 Years of Project/Process Management experience
- At least 3 Years of People Management experience

- At least 10 years of Project/Process Management experience 

- Experiencing implementing SAFE

- PMP, Lean, Agile, Scrum or Six Sigma certification 
- Exceptional communication and collaboration skills 
- Excellent problem solving and influencing skills  

- Master’s Degree

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position. 

A little about us:
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One® offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers.

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