Permanent General Companies, also known as "The General" insurance company as seen in national television advertisements, is a rapidly growing company and leading non-standard auto insurance provider. We are currently seeking qualified applicants for Manager, Agile Delivery at our corporate headquarters in Nashville, TN. We offer an employee-friendly, fun and challenging work environment where the right candidate will learn and grow with the company.
Permanent General offers a generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, basic (company paid) and supplemental life insurance after one month of employment; health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays), wellness initiatives, 401(k) participation with a matching contribution and much more!
The primary duties of this job include establishing, growing, and evangelizing the use of Agile practices in the company where appropriate; supporting and mentoring direct reports; and ensuring excellence in execution and delivery. This will involve a strong commitment to collaboration and servant leadership to foster an atmosphere of exceptional teamwork and buy-in that delivers success for all involved and the organization. It will also require the ability to assess the maturity of the teams and the organization and coach to higher levels of maturity at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the company. Equal and objective representation of all business and technical constituents will be critical to build and maintain a high-level of trust. The ability to communicate the value of Agile, influence others, build support and partnership, while projecting a positive attitude and energy is paramount. This role will be assigned some of the most challenging initiatives in the company and will require advanced agile (Scrum, Kanban, etc.) experience and relevant technical expertise to be successful, while ensuring an appropriate level of process adherence to drive an overall agile transformation.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
EXPERIENCE / SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
Skills and Abilities:
Four-year college degree or 10 years of IT work experience
Scrum Master Certification (CSM or PSM)
Tool Experience Preferred: