Operational Excellence COE Specialist

Company Name: Amdocs Inc

Location: Raanana, M, IL

Job Duration: 2021-09-13 to 2021-10-13


Job ID: 115719 
Required Travel :Up to 25% 
Managerial – No
Location: Israel- RAANANA (Amdocs Site) 

Who are we?

At Amdocs, our purpose is to enrich lives and progress society. With our creativity and technology, we help make a better connected world. Amdocs and its 25,000 employees serve the leading players in the communications and media industry, enabling next-generation experiences in 85 countries. Our cloud-native, open and dynamic portfolio of digital solutions, platforms and services brings greater choice, faster time to market and flexibility, to better meet the evolving needs of our customers as they drive growth, transform and take their business to the cloud. Listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, Amdocs had revenue of $4.1 billion in fiscal 2019. For more information, visit Amdocs at http://www.amdocs.com

In one sentence

Promote and lead Operational Excellence and quality at the company or division level while implementing Amdocs and industry best practices. 

What will your job look like?

  • You will Work with project teams to analyze current systems and processes and design a strategy for the adoption of agile best practices
    You will Guide teams to help them stay on track with agile techniques, fine-tuning approaches as needed to ensure the overall strategy is being met 
    You will Lead agile workshops and SAFe trainings throughout the project lifecycle
    You will Promote and advocate a culture of continuous improvement, setting goals and milestones and being accountable for them
    You will Drive cultural change by championing an agile mindset and ensure the organization is at the forefront of industry best practices
    You will Support project planning
    You will Identify project risks and define mitigations 
    You will Identify and diagnose process issues
    You will Coach Agile Product Owners to drive business value and retain the project vision
    You will Assist Product Owners in writing user stories
    You will Mentor Product Owners to make daily decisions to keep the project in motion and empower them to partner with business stakeholders to make more strategic decisions
    You will Support Scrum Masters in meeting preparation, including the pre-planning, planning, daily Scrum, and review stages.
    You will Instruct managers on the basics of Agile tools, such as Scrum and Jira
    You will Coach managers to navigate their role in a dynamic environment through the cultural changes the project may be introducing
    You will Cultivate an Agile mindset in all team members where problems are embraced as welcome opportunities to adapt

All you need is…

  • B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering / Software Engineering
    MBA preferred
    5 years of experience in leading SW projects (overall 10 years in SW development), preferably in the telecom industry
    Experience in Scrum, Kanban, and Scaled Agile Frameworks (SAFe)
    showcase examples of implementing agile techniques in different cultures and environments
    Experience running agile projects of varying size and complexity
    Strong leader, educator, and coach
    An excellent communicator and motivator
    Prior process engineering experience
    Domain expert in the area that is handling the change
    Consulting to senior management
    Comprehensive knowledge of industry methods, standards and models (SCRUM, SAFe, jira  etc.)
    SCM Certified  – Preferred

Why you will love this job:

  • You will be leading Amdocs accounts for Devops Excellence ,  while implementing Amdocs and industry Agile best practices
    You will represent and position Amdocs as a DevOps industry leader

 Amdocs is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce