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The Red Hat Open Innovation Labs is part of Red Hat Consulting and is all about Red Hat open sourcing its own open culture and engineering DNA. We are looking for an Engagement Lead to join us the UK. In this role, you will help our customers learn to build software the open source way and adopt the principles behind open organizations. You will help us open the doors to our open culture and create an environment designed to stimulate innovation in an intensive, immersive fashion. To achieve that, you will use open source principles and apply them to either rapidly building new software or modernizing existing applications, creating tangible business outcomes and high performing teams. The Open Innovation Labs is a four to twelve week residency-style consulting engagement. Small cross-functional customer teams are matched 1:1 with Red Hat experts to accelerate application development and open culture, which is at the heart of digital transformation. To find out more, you can watch this video or visit the Open Innovation Labs website. You will be the heartbeat of an Open Innovation Labs residency. During a residency our customers learn to build software the open source way and adopt the principles behind open organizations. You should be an experienced coach who has lead transformations and can coach and nurture fledgling product owners and product teams. You will not only act as the Agile coach in our residencies but be also involved in the wider transformation our customers are going through. Our residencies serve as the catalyst of these transformations so you should feel comfortable talking to C-level executives about how we can support their business goals as well as running workshops and putting together strategic proposals that support these transformation initiatives. As an Engagement Lead, you'll support everything from the selling and scoping of Open Innovation Labs residencies and projects to leading the delivery teams implementation, ensuring customer success. You will have control and oversight of a residency throughout the life cycle from kickoff to the successful transition of the customer’s product team back into their own environment, ensuring it conforms to customer expectations and contractual agreements.
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