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Management Consultant with Agile Experience - Houston

Chaucer Group Limited
Houston, TX
  • Expired: May 11, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

** This role is suitable for traditional Management Consultants with Agile experience rather than candidates whose careers are exclusively Scrum Master focused**

For over 30 years, Chaucer has been helping the world's largest companies transform their organizations. We help beyond just a technology focus, developing their culture, improving their strategy and operating models to enable them to become digital enterprises, creating new value for customers, employees, shareholders and wider society. With over 300 Chaucer consultants in the UK and US, and another 3,500 people across 12 countries with our parent company Bip, we deliver data-informed digital transformation and change to the world's leading organizations across energy, life sciences, financial services, technology, media & telecommunications and the public sector. As we grow, as part of Bip Group, we will continue to invest in our core transformation capabilities and knowledge to remain ahead of the curve, ensuring that our advice and delivery remains as relevant tomorrow as it is today.

Chaucer is seeking to grow our US consulting team and we are interested in candidates who share similar values to ours - collaboration, agility, energy, trust and empowerment. We want people who care about improving the lives of others and who are resilient, persistent and passionate about delivering excellence.

Applications are invited from candidates for the following positions:

  • Consultant (3-6 years experience)
  • Managing Consultant * (6+ years experience)

* For Managing Consultant level you must have prior management consulting experience.

These positions are below director level and are for candidates residing in Houston or Greater Houston.

You will not be required to commute to a Chaucer office but you may be required on site at a client.

You must have valid US work authorization and may not reside outside the US.

Requirements

What you'll bring:

  • An in-depth knowledge of delivery using Agile
  • Extensive experience in working as a scrum master and/or agile coach delivering complex and challenging digital solutions
  • A successful track record in delivering complex and challenging digital programs on time and to budget. Comfortable developing and shaping the program vision.
  • A proven track record of delivering complex IT and technology projects using Agile methodologies.
  • Technical knowledge in implementing solutions, understanding integration points and being able to either challenge developers, or help them in exploring alternative solutions.
  • Be able to decipher technical jargon and potentially be 'hands-on' with certain delivery tasks.
  • Knowledge or hands-on-experience working in roles across all phases of the project life-cycle.
  • Be a self-starter, motivated and be able to motivate.
  • Able to ensure that teams are actively working towards a no surprises delivery.
  • Anticipate and eliminate obstacles and blockers, be adaptable and resilient, have a high attention to detail and be adaptable whilst solving problems.
  • Be able to communicate effectively and with different audiences, be able to manage upwardly and downward to a variety of stakeholders - from teams of Engineers, Product Owners and Analysts, to key representatives elsewhere in the business and outside of the delivery team.
  • Direct technical delivery experience across multiple streams: analysis, design, build, integration, test, infrastructure/ deployment/ DevOps
  • You may also have experience as : Certified Scrum Master, SAFe Program Consultant, Agile Coach...

Benefits

What we'll bring:

  • Training to support you in developing core hard and soft consulting skills
  • We'll provide challenging opportunities to learn, and we'll coach you as you grow both personally and professionally
  • Chaucer recognizes and values its diversity and is committed to offering family-friendly employment policies that support business needs.
  • We trust our teams to create their own work-life balance and welcome people who want or need a flexible career through part time working
  • Promotions based on merit not time in service
  • A diverse and skilled workforce within a collaborative, team-based environment
  • International client base
  • Client facing engagements at all levels
  • 30 years' old, operating a start-up mentality - risks & rewards encouraged
  • You will have the opportunity to shape your role, choose your involvement, leverage resources; the support is there to maximise your progress
  • Variable rewards including discretionary performance and company sales bonus
  • Sales incentives
  • Referral bonus scheme
  • Suite of medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Short and long term disability
  • FSAs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Public holidays plus PTO plus buy and sell program
  • Paid parental leave
  • Remote work from home support

Chaucer Group Limited

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Houston, TX
USA
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