Agile Coach

China, Shanghai, Shanghai

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  • Enables, coaches and mentoring individuals and teams in agile methodologies (design thinking, scrum, lean, etc.)
  • Enables the development and sustainability of communities of practices, fosters collaboration and network behaviors
    • Provides sprint planning support
    • Helps define if sprint is needed
    • Define sprint scope, resources, outcomes
  • Identify possible duplications with other sprints/ communities
  • Facilitate agile principles onboarding and ongoing coaching of Sprint Lead
  • Develops and evolves toolkit of Agile methodologies
  • Provides training for leaders and team members
  • Partner with assigned business units and/or functions to provide ongoing agile transformation support


  • Experience driving organization readiness, and professional learning and development methodologies
  • Ability to demonstrate Roche Values, Leadership Commitments and Core Competencies
  • Practical application of agile ways of working, design thinking and/or LEAN methodology
  • Leadership in diverse business settings and multicultural agility

What an Agile Coach needs to bring?


  • Facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, communications and mentoring
  • Ability to connect ideas, people and initiatives across diverse functions, geographies and disciplines


  • Proven leadership in diverse environments
  • Excellent team-working, collaboration, networking skills
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience working with senior leaders
  • Demonstrated ability to get to results quickly through strong coaching, mentoring and inspirational environment setting

Why this role?

  • Drives adoption of agile ways of working on a broad scale for significant impact
  • Experience working with senior leaders
  • Opportunity to shape the future of the organization
  • Exposure to variety of challenges and situations
  • To help shape others to be their best and unleash the human potential in Pharma International

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.

Human Resources, Human Resources > Leadership & Organizational Development