Agile Consulting Services | Eliassen Group

Agile Consulting Services

Agile practices help enterprises improve business outcomes, time-to-market, prioritization, and productivity. A successful Agile implementation requires a complex blend of people, practices, and tools. Our Agile consulting practice has decades of experience guiding organizations through business transformations.

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Advisory

Our Agile Advisory services help organizations understand their Agile Readiness, design and guide Agile Transformations, measure your progress toward Agile Maturity, and launch pilot projects.

Other Advisory Services Offered:

  • Big Room Planning
  • Lean Agile Metrics
  • Agile COE Development
  • Agile Capability Modeling
  • Tool Assessment
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • And more!
Agile Discovery and Health Check Services

Agile Discovery and Health Check Services

Identifying the disconnect between where you currently land on the Agile scale and where you need to land for optimal success is the first step to any Agile Transformation. Our diagnostic services are highly calculated and help us design custom Agile tuning for your organization.

Business Value Analysis Services

Business Value Analysis Services

How can an Agile Transformation benefit your business? The answer is actually calculable. Our Business Value Analysis service can help your enterprise estimate your ROI in terms of increased speed to market, cost reduction, and other measures. These estimations help us set expectations and deliver value expeditiously.

Agile Maturity Matrix Tool

Agile Maturity Matrix Tool

The Agile Maturity Matrix tool is used to measure your Agile Readiness, set Agile Transformation goals, monitor your progress, and determine when sustainable success markers have been met. Managers and teams can use the tool to extrapolate data from a wide range of Agile adoption indicators to measure your progress as you transform.

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Agile Pilot Selection Services

Agile Pilot Selection Services

Our Agile Pilot Selection service generates success for the Agile initiative while minimizing risk to your individual goals. Your company will spearhead balancing factors like project complexity, team composition, and support or resistance levels to determine how to first implement Agile in your organization.

Advisory Services in Action

Advisory Services in Action

This global asset management firm wanted to deliver faster to market and address workflow issues. We provided an onsite Agile Delivery Lead to help the client introduce Lean/Agile principles to their teams.

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Coaching

Our highly experienced Agile coaches can help your team avoid common pitfalls on the path to effective operation. We offer educated guidance as you evaluate tools, scale up, implement advanced techniques like one-piece flow and continuous integration, and track progress towards Agile Maturity.

Custom Coaches:

  • Program Coaches
  • Portfolio Coaches
  • Technical Coaches
  • Executive Coaches
  • Agile Transformation Coaches
  • And more!
Agile Team Coaches

Agile Team Coaches

Agile team coaches help individual teams implement and improve Agile practices. Typically, these coaches have experience playing multiple Agile roles and can articulate the business value of specific practices. Agile coaches use diplomacy and sharp observation to read organizations and reorganize teams accordingly.

Senior Agile Coaches

Senior Agile Coaches

Senior Agile coaches support multiple teams and the synapses between them. They ensure that appropriate technical environments and team knowledge are in place. Senior Agile coaches generally combine classic Agile coaching practices with a specialized skill set in one area, such as product or project management, technical practices, or user experience.

Agile Technical Coaches

Agile Technical Coaches

They have current programming skills, allowing them to pair with your team. They also have experience with Test Driven Development (TDD), refactoring, emergent design, software configuration management, and continuous integration.

Enterprise Agile Coaches

Enterprise Agile Coaches

Enterprise Agile coaches provide support when multiple lines of business transition to Agile together. They work with senior management, senior architects, testing leaders, and IT infrastructure leaders to ensure a smooth transition. These coaches typically have extensive experience working with senior leadership, an understanding of all major technical roles, and superior systems thinking and planning skills.

Tenure

Tenure

Our coaches typically have more than 10 years of experience working in Agile environments and have managed Agile Transformations for multiple companies.

Subscriptions

Subscriptions

We offer yearly Agile subscription services that provide flexible blocks of set coaching sessions each quarter. These packages also include special webinars, training materials, and remote mentoring services.

Coaching Services in Action

Coaching Services in Action

The engineering department for a growing start-up struggled with scaling issues. After Eliassen Group delivered Agile Whole Team Training, a Team Agile Coach worked with the pilot teams to reinforce new behaviors to make Agile work. The end result included increased transparency and decreased time to market.

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Agile Teams

Our tailored Agile team solutions are scalable and designed to help address your capacity limitations with fully qualified cross-functional team members. Our options include contract, full-time, or contract-to-hire to allow for flexibility in scaling your business.

A Proven Leader

Eliassen Group has been an industry leader in talent solutions for more than 30 years. Our finely tuned recruiting engine and selection methodology produces the right people, with the right expertise, at the right time. Our dedicated Agile recruiters draw from a talent database that contains almost 10 thousand Agile practitioners that cover the full spectrum of Agile positions.

DevOps

DevOps

DevOps is a key aspect to integrated, scalable Agile processes that can improve software quality and accelerate your time to market.

DevOps

Agile Training

Training

We offer Agile training services, courses, and workshops to all levels of your organizational hierarchy. Check out your path to comprehensive Agile education.

Training

Agile Teams in Action

Agile Teams in Action

This large telecommunications company wanted to build a next-generation product. To meet their deadlines, the client partnered with Eliassen Group to quickly scale and acquire a full team to improve the development, testing, and delivery of the client’s new products and services.

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Transformation

Transitioning to an Agile environment requires more than just the adoption of new practices; it requires an organization to apply Agile values to every decision, at every level. Eliassen Group takes a holistic approach as we aid our clients in their Agile Transformations. We work directly with cross-functional business and technology teams to establish a baseline, set goals, and prioritize activities.

Cultural Transformation

By working with as many facets of the organization as possible, we are able to address the cultural challenges inherent in Agile Transformation directly. Opening the lines of communication with all stakeholders, from delivery to leadership, allows us to properly convey all relevant information and address all concerns.

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The Complete Package

Eliassen Group can guide you through every step of a cultural transformation:

  • Agile consultants and experts
  • Agile coaches
  • Training classes and workshops, including Eliassen Group's unique Whole Team Training program
  • Recruiting for temporary needs and permanent positions

Managed Services

From thought leaders and individual professionals to full project teams, we provide customized and scalable solutions to address evolving client needs.

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Measure Your Agile Maturity Today

Let our team of Agile experts review your business goals, help you determine where you are on the Agile scale, and provide recommendations on how to take your organization to an advanced level of Agility!

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