UBS - Agile Coach

Location: Singapore
Business sector: Project Management
Job reference: 610411
Published: 6 months ago
UBS is the world’s largest and only truly global wealth manager. We operate through four business divisions: Global Wealth Management, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank. Our global reach and the breadth of our expertise set us apart from our competitors.

What You'll Be Doing 

  •  work with individuals in the department to adopt an agile mindset, further agile ways of working and promote early delivery of business value
  • facilitate learning and development through individual team coaching, trainings, and workshops on Agile principles and values within the department.
  • work with the key roles across our streams and crews to increase team performance and overall effectiveness
  • help teams identify and address any organizational, product-related or technical impediments and appropriately facilitate escalation and removal
  • coach our Product Owners in the skills of backlog management, prioritization, and importance of balance between business features and technical debt to ensure team are correctly focused
  • enable collaboration across-teams and cross-departments and in helping identify and improve organizational-level challenges

Skills You'll Need

  • experience in working as an Agile Coach, Scrum Master, Flow Manager or similar relevant roles
  • experienced in training teams in Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Lean with special interest in role based trainings like Scrum Master, Product Owner, Kanban Flow manager etc.
  • strong servant leader who can garner respect from individuals, puts their needs first, and with a strong attitude of transparency
  • ability to communicate effectively well within team, across teams and in larger community of practice, facilitate difficult discussions and agile ceremonies
  • assertive, to ensure that Agile principles are adhered to while being pragmatic about practices
  • enthusiastic and engaging, to be a source of motivation for individuals and teams and able to lead teams to self-organization
  • familiar and conversant in DevOps, Cloud engineering, automation, software engineering or similar technical domains