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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Information Technology

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

06067

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Agile Coach - Eden Prairie, MN or Rocky Hill, CT

UHG - Rocky Hill, Connecticut

Posted: 09/12/2018

UnitedHealth Group is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)   Primary Responsibilities:

  • As an Agile Coach you will be responsible for ensuring Agile Frameworks are understood and enacted. Agile Coaches do this by ensuring that the team and organization adhere to the values of the Agile Manifesto and the twelve principles therein
  • You are a servant leader. You help employees and stakeholders understand and enact empirical product development
  • You are a facilitator, trainer, coach, and mentor for the team, organization, and enterprise. You are not defined or bounded by your title, but instead focus on delivering value
  • You may at times fill various roles based on organizational needs and your own abilities, including: Scrum Master, Team Coach, and Enterprise Coach
  • You seek to continuously improve your own skills, the effectiveness of your team, and the organization’s understanding of Agile
  • You measure progress using learning milestones
  • You support the five elements of a learning organization: personal mastery, mental models, shared vision, team learning, and systems thinking
  • You adhere to the five Scrum values: focus, courage, openness, commitment, and respect

Required Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of experience as a Scrum Master, Agile Coach or other Agile role (e.g. Product Owner)
  • 1+ years of experience working on large scale, multiple team projects
  • Growth Mindset
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Agile certification
  • Healthcare experience
  • Graduate Degree

Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)

 

 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

 

 

Job Keywords: Agile Coach, Scrum, Boston, Minnesota, MN, MA, Massachusetts

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