Job description & Responsibilities:
•Function as a flow manager ensuring Kanban practices such as evolutionary process improvement, board replenishment, work-in-progress limits, kaizen, etc. are used to maximum value
•Work closely with the Product Manager and Engineering Leader so that product increments are implemented in accordance with product priorities, roadmaps, and timelines.
•Identify barriers to success, make them visible, and facilitate their removal using superior critical thinking, collaboration, and influencing skills
•Manage interdependencies by working with other agile teams who employ various agile disciplines such as SAFe, Scrum, XP, Kanban, Srumban, etc.
•Facilitate the intersection of modern automated delivery process and mechanisms with traditional dependencies
•Facilitate team improvement hypothesis development and testing
•Enforce team agreements
•Work closely with the Agile Coach to collaborate implementing meaningful feedback loops for continuous improvement.
•Proficiency with various agile and collaboration tools like Rally, Aha, and Confluence
Required Skill Set:
•Proven experience in delivering digital projects and products
•Proven experience using a range of agile project management methods, but with depth in Kanban
•Proven experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity
•Vision for moving to cross-functional, highly self-aware teams
•Technical background in networking and / or software development
•Excellent influencing, interpersonal and communications skills (both written and verbal) with all levels of an organization
•Strong critical thinking skills
•Communicates and demonstrates a shared sense of purpose. Learns from failure
•Able to effectively direct and mentor others in agile techniques. Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analysis skills and best practices. Finds important patterns in seemingly unrelated information.
•Influences and energizes other toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal even when odds and setbacks render one path impassable.
Candidates should be flexible / willing to work across this delivery landscape which includes and not limited to Agile Applications Development, Support and Deployment.
Applicants for employment in the US must have valid work authorization that does not now and/or will not in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the US by Capgemini.
With more than 190,000 people, Capgemini is present in over 40 countries and celebrates its 50th Anniversary year in 2017. A global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, the Group reported 2016 global revenues of EUR 12.5 billion (about $13.8 billion USD at 2016 average rate). Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model..
Learn more about us at www.capgemini.com.
Capgemini is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.
This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory or environmental demands may be referenced in an attempt to communicate the manner in which this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provide individuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Capgemini will consider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirements and/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that such accommodations do not pose an undue hardship.
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