- Project status
- Project start date
- Not specified
- Project posted
- 29 Jan 2019 16:38
- Project duration (approx.)
- 60.0 Days
- Budget (approx.)
- US$1200 / day
- Level of Experience
- Area of expertise
- Executive / C-Suite , Information Technology , Strategy
- Consultant location
- English (Essential)
Objectives and Key Deliverables
Objective: Develop the Agile IT operating model for a Telco by defining interactions and skills, onboard the client team and coach the team through a pilot. Prove effectiveness of results.
PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ON-SITE PROJECT in Riyadh, KSA.
Design the target operating model for agile delivery in terms of:
Team structures (e.g. product owner, scrum master, business analyst, developers, solution architect, user experience specialist, etc.)
Key interaction model (e.g. sprints, daily stand-up, sprint planning, sprint review, sprint retrospective, etc.)
Roles, responsibilities and governance (e.g. scrum of scrums, program management, show and tell, etc.)
Identify the needed skills for the agile delivery model
Define a capacity demand management process, including approval mechanism
Define required work-steps to deliver the program based on to-be model, and determine an optimal resource profile, which flexes in-line the skill-sets required for each scale-up milestone
Synthesize an initial roadmap for scaling up the operating model in terms of recruiting, trainings, etc.
Select pilot from chosen business domains and define pilot objectives with key business stakeholders
Detail scope of pilot, in terms of feature set, architecture, target performance assessment KPIs, and timelines
Onboard the pilot teams based on defined operating model and pilot scope
Elaborate on the use-cases to be implemented in pilot phase and define the associated high level architecture
Lead pilot project implementation by executing the first sprint and leading key agile ceremonies
Provide guideline for and collect lessons learnt and performance results throughout pilot execution
We will cover and facilitate visa expenses. Hotel and living expenses are included in the gross rate.
Design of target agile delivery model and required skills
Capacity management process
Roadmap for scaling-up agile model
Detailed scope of pilot
Must have developed an agile operating model;
Ideally, will have done it for a telco company;
Other possible backgrounds are:
1) Consulting background, with strong experience in Agile methodology.
2) Agile/Scrum master with strong background in telco.