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Enterprise Agile Coach (Senior IT Project Manager) - Agile Transformation Program

Reference ID: PRO02263-16
Management and Executive
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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Position Overview:

Leader. Coach. Innovator. Expert Facilitator.

If these are the words that people use to describe you, then join the passionate team members that make up the Agile and Learning Centre of Excellence to support our transformation into an industry leader in application delivery.

Our team applies Lean and Agile thinking to empower teams, help them to continuously improve and create a customer's first focus in everything that we do. We are looking for team members who:
    •Are passionate about making things easier for our team members and our customers
    •Curious and challenge the status quo to relentlessly improve
    •Show a willingness to serve others to help them achieve their goals

    •Help with the build out the number of Agile teams across the organization
    •Evolve the maturity level of team operating using Agile methodologies'
    •Define project scope and objectives, secure appropriate resources, develop schedules to ensure timely completion of project
    •Communicate project status effectively


Required Knowledge:
    •You have expert knowledge of Agile Practices, including Scrum, Kanban and XP
    •You are familiar with Agile scaling frameworks and can work with teams to adopt them as required (or you know experts who can help you help teams)
    •Business process knowledge and acumen
    •Project management methodologies, principles and practices
    •Interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
    •Organization and time management skills
    •Creative and innovative thinker
    •Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interact at all levels with clients, vendors & internal teams

Required Skills & Abilities:
    •You have excellent change management skills and experience and know how to work with people through a high degree of change and ambiguity
    •You are comfortable presenting to a wide range audiences-team members, managers, VPs and if asked, you will even present to the CEO

    You will be able to facilitate a team ceremony, facilitate a workshop and present to an executive (even if it's all on the same day)
    •You have a high level of comfort and familiarity in the Agile space

Required Professional Designation/Certification:
      •Certified ScrumMaster (CSM),
      •PMI's Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP),
      •SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)

Required Experience:
    •5-8 years of experience with Agile/Lean practices
    •Past experience leading large scale change programs
    •Solid understanding of Continuous Delivery tools and practices
    •Minimum 5 years in Project Management


Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

The TELUS team is as diverse as the society we live in and the customers we serve. We're also passionate about creating success for our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our team. And we do so by living the TELUS values and delivering on our Customers First commitments .

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: October 15, 2016
Closes:December 14, 2016
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10,000+ employees

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About Telus

TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...