Note: Submission deadline is 9/24/2021.
Location: The primary work location(s) will be in Austin, Texas 78717. Candidate must reside in the local Austin, TX area. No relocation support is available.
Duration: Services are expected to start 10/11/2021 and are expected to complete by 8/31/2022. This services may be amended, renewed, and/or extended.
Texas Health and Human Services Commission requires the services of 1 Agile Coach 3, hereafter referred to as Candidate(s), who meets the general qualifications of Agile Coach 3, Project Management and the specifications outlined below for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission.
The Worker will report to the Medicaid CHIP IT Contracts Oversight Manager.
The Worker will be a part of the team and responsible for creating and implementing an agile training program to help train the Medicaid CHIP IT Contracts Oversight team on agile principles and methodologies. The Worker will also assist with the efforts of implementing a Tactical Agile Center of Excellence (TCOE) within the Medicaid CHIP IT Contracts Oversight team. The Worker will assist in creating a consistent understanding of the Agile principles and methodologies that the HHS Organization represents. The Worker will oversee the development of the training curriculum and ensure effective outcomes for the team are achieved and documented. The Worker will be responsible to create the implementation processes to prepare and transition the team to support the Modernization contract procurements associated with Application, Maintenance and Development.
The Worker’s responsibilities include:
Note: Prior experience working with a State of Texas agency is desirable.
Note: Candidates that do not meet or exceed the minimum stated requirements (skills/experience) will be displayed to customers but may not be chosen for this opportunity.
8 Yrs Required: Have excellent time management skills
8 Yrs Required: Capable of making quick and effective decisions.
8 Yrs Required: Strong leader who is capable of training others.
8 Yrs Required: Excellent communication skills
10 Yrs Preferred: Experience with Scrum
10 Yrs Preferred: Experience with Kanban
10 Yrs Preferred: Knowledge of Software Development
8 Yrs Preferred: Experience in Change Management
8 Yrs Preferred: Experience in Cultural Change
5 Yrs Preferred: Experience in the role of a Scrum Master
5 Yrs Preferred: Experience as Agile Coach
1 Yrs Preferred: Certifications should include some combination of the following: SAFe Program Consultant, Project Management Institute – Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)
1 Yrs Preferred: Certifications should include some combination of the following:Certified Scrum Professional, Certified Scrum Professional ScrumMaster, Certified Scrum Professional Product Owner