Thermo Fisher Scientific Agile Coach in Carlsbad, California

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 65,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

Agile Coach will be responsible championing agile scrum processes, process innovation, fine tuning scalable agile methodologies and enterprise scrum best practices through coaching and mentoring. Coach should also promote relentless improvement culture by training and mentoring teams, managers and organization using data driven best practices.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education and experience

  • Must be a Certified Scrum Master with a minimum 5+ years project management and Scrum Master experience

  • Excellent team player and team builder

  • Encouraging, positive, confident, engaged, inspiring, outgoing, natural teacher

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with diverse personality types

  • Thorough understanding of agile software development methodologies, values, and procedures

  • Must have exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills

  • Ability to coach the team to reach their highest potential

  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Crystal, FDD, etc

  • Interact with Customers/Functional Team/Product Managers to identify opportunities for conversion to Agile (or Scaled Agile)

  • Looks for and actively implements ways for the team to continuously improve

  • Adaptable - leverages Agile to help the team versus holding the team to strict principles

  • Support Program management and RTEs/SMs to follow Agile program management practices and tools to provide best transparency and predictability

  • Be an enterprise evangelist of agile ceremonies, practices and values.

PREFERED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ensure the development teams are practicing the core agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, team accountability, and visibility

  • Recommend improvements and assist in changes to best practice

  • Manage the corporate product release process for the platform

  • Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information

  • Work closely with other coaches to identify improvement areas across products and projects

  • Knowledge of compliance systems – preferably ISO 9001 and 27001

  • Reporting to the Senior Management and other stakeholders regarding the overall progress and any issues/risks identified at any level

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.