Etihadis investing in its digital world in an effort to continuouslyrefine our products and services to our guests and utilizeprogressive technology to elevate our customers travel experiences.
Digital 2020 programme drives the transformation of technology,processes and people capabilities of Etihad Airways to leadstrategic innovation and deliver Etihad Digital Strategy and EY2020revenues objectives.
This is the opportunity tobe a key driver of success & change within the Digital 2020program. Your role as the Release Train Engineer (RTE) follows theservant leader principles and acts as a coach for the Agile ReleaseTrain (ART).
The RTE’s major responsibilities will be to facilitatethe ART events and processes and assist the teams indelivering value.
Ensuring communication with senior stakeholders,escalate impediments, help manage risk, and drive relentlessimprovement.
We are looking for bright and drivenpeople who have a penchant for technology and want to hone theirskills. If you are interested in challenging work, being part of aglobal team, and solving complex problems through technology,business intelligence and analytics, and Agile practices -
thenEtihad Digital 2020 team is right for you!
Manageand optimize the flow of value through the ART and SolutionTrain using various tools, such as the Program and SolutionKanbans and other informationradiators
Establish and communicate the annualcalendars for Iterations and Program Increments(PIs)
Facilitate PI Planning readiness byfostering a Continuous Exploration process which drives thesynthesis of a Vision, a Roadmap, and Backlogs, andthrough Pre-
and Post-PI Planningmeetings
Facilitate the PI planning eventSummarize Team PI Objectives into Program PIObjectives (the RTE) and publish them for visibility andtransparency Summarize program PI objectives into Solution PIObjectives (the STE) and publish them for visibility andtransparency
Assist tracking the execution offeatures and capabilities
Facilitate periodicsynchronization meetings, including the ART sync at the ProgramLevel and the value stream sync for SolutionTrains
Assist with economic decision-making byfacilitating feature and capability estimation by teams and theroll-up to Epics, where necessary
Coachleaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in Lean-Agile practices andmindsets
Help manage risks and dependenciesEscalate and track impediments
Provide input onresourcing to address criticalbottlenecks
Encourage collaboration betweenteams and System and SolutionArchitects / Engineering
Work with Product andSolution Management, Product Owners, and other stakeholders tohelp ensure strategy and executionalignment
Improve the flow of value throughvalue streams by improving and assessing the DevOps and Release onDemand competency
Help drive the Lean UserExperience (UX) innovation cycle
Work with theAgile Program Management Office (APMO) on program execution andoperational excellence
Understand andoperate within Lean Budgets and ensure adherence toGuardrails Facilitate System Demos and SolutionDemos
Drive relentless improvement via Inspectand Adapt workshops; assess the agility level of the ART andSolution Train and help them improve
FosterCommunities of Practice and the use of engineering and Built-InQuality practices
MinimumBachelor degree or equivalent; Master’s Degree preferred (MBA, MA,MSc) is desirable
At least 5+ years in the roleof Sr Scrum Master / Digital Program Manager / Sr ProgramManager
Certified in Agile / Scrum / SAFe andwaterfall methodologies
Expert in SDLC tools(e.g. Jira, Rational etc)
Experience in leadingmatrix organizational structures and cross-geographieslocations
Demonstrated hands on leadership oflarge scale process development / improvementinitiatives
Additional certifications and / ortraining in Change Management, Process Improvement (e.g. Lean SixSigma), and Innovation (e.g. DesignThinking)
Experience with and understandingconcepts of Organizational ChangeManagement
Etihad Airways, thenational airline of the UAE, was formed in 2003 to bring Abu Dhabito the World . Over the years, we have grown into Etihad AviationGroup, a diversified global aviation and travel company, which isone of the world’s most acclaimed industrybrands.
Our airline flies to over 84 destinationswith a fleet of over 100 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, serving 18.6million passengers a year and carrying 682,000 tonnes of cargo in2018.