Agile Transformation Coach

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 30-OCT-18
  • Job Reference: NZ/1364740
  • Job Title: Agile Transformation Coach
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Agile Transformation Coach


  • Do you like challenging current mindsets and behaviours around culture, leadership, strategic focus, customer obsession and digital maturity?
  • Do you thrive on helping developing teams and draw out the best in people?
  • Do you like leading teams towards transforming their work practices and culture? 
  • We are looking for someone who thrives in a busy working environment and excels in leading teams towards their agile transformation in Wellington.
  • You would have identified areas of demand for coaching and the development towards the mindset, values and principles and ultimately the benefits which can be realised with Agile and new ways of working.
  • You would have proven experience and the ability to provide guidance in leadership and implementation to deal and collaborate across a wide range of business, from technical to senior management.


Who we are

At Stats NZ Tatauranga Aotearoa, our vision is to unleash the power of data to change lives.  As New Zealand’s official data and statistics agency, we are tasked with leading the way for New Zealand’s data future, enabling data-led innovation across society, the economy, and the environment.

The purpose of the role

In this role you will build and maintain a community of practice in Agile and DevOps philosophy, enabling active collaboration internal and external to Digital Business Services.  As the profession lead for your community of practice you are accountable for working closely with Digital Business Services and internal stakeholders and colleagues across Statistics NZ as well as the wider sector to establish an innovative digital environment that meets the needs of Stats NZ and aligns with the Government’s ICT Strategy and Action Plan.  You will design and deliver a development programme for consultants and the DevOps teams to ensure consistently high standards of practice across the Service Lines.

  • Proven experience to helping develop DevOps teams and drawing the best in people.
  • Demonstrated experience driving digital or Agile transformation and understanding the needs for culture-led transformatiln as the key to success.
  • Constantly thinking about how to realise empowerment, experimentation and learning. 

What’s in it for you?  

You’ll be joining an inclusive environment in which all people, regardless of gender, race, religion or background can come do their best work. Our goal is to provide our staff with a working environment that provides them with the opportunity to:

  • have challenging, varied and interesting work
  • develop and grow their careers
  • balance life and work, and
  • work in an agile, dynamic and flexible manner. 

We care about our people, and value your drive, energy and inquisitive nature. Bottom line, we are in search of real people that don’t believe in the status quo and seek to add value every day.

For more information about this role please contact Wayne Loke on cell ph:021 194 3059, or email For more about working for us see,

Applications close:  Tuesday, 13th, November, 2018.