Aetna Agile Product Owner Coach- 52611BR in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Req ID: 52611BR
Office based in Amherst NY or Minneapolis, MN
The Agile Product Owner Coach provides coaching and support to Agile Product Owners and Business Analysts in support of the Agile transformation. Drives efforts to formalize organizational best practices around high quality story definition and backlog refinement.
Fundamental Components: With little supervision, consistently assesses team needs in the areas of story and feature quality and backlog refinement, as well as development opportunities for continued learningApplies expertise in story writing to coach agile team product owners and support improved definition of acceptance criteria Partners with Scrum Masters and Agile champions to review cross team needs and progressBuilds effective relationships to enable collection of accurate feedback and understanding of desired team outcomesCoach processes to enable work across multiple stakeholders to define quality features and stories and appropriately manage prioritizationPartners with Agile champions to define best practices for quarterly planning and supports Agile Product Owner preparation of featuresAdheres to AGILE (Scrum) framework by utilizing internal procedures and tools and identifying areas for methodology improvementGuides and advises less-experienced team membersExhibits Senior Business Analyst Behaviors
3+ years Agile Business Analyst or Agile Product Owner experience
Demonstrated experience driving high quality business outcomes as an Agile Product Owner on a Scrum team, Certified Scrum Product Owner desired
Experience working across multiple highly interdependent stakeholder teams to build a single set of priorities
Preferred experience with transition from Waterfall to Agile and implementing Agile in environments with multiple legacy systems
Functional - Information Technology//4-6 Years
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Visio/1-3 Years/End User
General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION
Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED
Technology/Creating Technology Partnerships/ADVANCED
General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED
Service/Managing Organizational Dynamics/FOUNDATION#LI-EG1
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
This position offers an opportunity to be part of an IT organization that is in the process of growing and transforming both our tools and methodologies to better support our growing business.
Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.
Job Function: Information Technology