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Agile Coach

Agile Coach

Company 
Quicken Loans Inc.
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Position Details

Who We Are

Transform an Industry. Transform Your Career.

 

We’re constantly innovating the mortgage industry, so we’re constantly looking for flexible, curious minds that thrive when collaborating to solve complex problems.

 

And once those problems are solved, they’re ready for whatever’s next.

 

On the Technology team, when you’re not busy revolutionizing the mortgage industry with the technology that you create, you’ll get personal time each week to work on whatever tech projects you want.

 

If you’re ready to transform an industry and transform your career, we want to hear from you. 

 

What You'll Do/Need

Quicken Loans is looking for an Agile Coach with experience in traditional and agile delivery methods for an exciting and challenging career.  Our team works with the Quicken Loans software delivery teams to analyze their delivery process and identify areas for improvement.  You will help us continue to develop and define the standards our teams use to deliver high-quality, high-impact IT projects. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Turn every day experiences in to learning opportunities for self and others
  • Teach team members the skills they can use to improve their processes
  • Make critical process recommendations and think strategically
  • Work in a team environment across organization functional boundaries
  • Speak in front of groups and lead meetings
  • Handle ambiguity while working in a fast paced, changing environment
  • Facilitate knowledge transfer through formal presentations or informal interactions
  • Apply lean/agile values and principles with software delivery teams
  • Participate in developing and refining best practices for projects
  • Mentor leaders and team members in agile principles

Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience contributing to software delivery
  • Experience with a variety of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies, including agile frameworks (Scrum, XP, etc) and project management
  • Possess an exceptional customer service attitude, show demonstrated initiative, and display ownership of issues
  • Proven organizational skills and team management ability
  • Prior work item tracking tool (TFS, Jira, etc.) experience a plus
  • Ability and desire to learn new skills quickly
  • Strong active listening skills
  • Strong analysis skills
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision, and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including personal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes, and more

 

 

Why We're Different

 

Corporate politics not your strong suit? The anti-corporate culture of Quicken Loans gives our team members the initiative to build solutions together and grow both personally and professionally. At Quicken Loans, we’re in the business of putting roofs over our clients’ heads, but we certainly aren’t putting ceilings on our team members’ careers. If you’re interested in working in a place with a philosophy that’s truly different, apply today.

 

Quicken Loans is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Disclaimer: Quicken Loans received the highest numerical score in the proprietary J.D. Power 2010-2016 Primary Mortgage Origination StudiesSM. 2016 study based on 3,267 total responses measuring 13 lenders and measures opinions of consumers who originated a new mortgage. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed in July-August 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com

 

Quicken Loans is the #1 online lender and the 3rd largest retail mortgage lender in America – according to National Mortgage News.

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