SAFe® Release Train Engineer (Newark, NJ)
Event on 2017-07-21 08:00:00
SAFe® Release Train Engineer Summary In this advanced three-day workshop, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the role and responsibilities of a Release Train Engineer (RTE) in the SAFe enterprise. Through experiential learning, you will learn how to facilitate and enable end-to-end value delivery through Agile Release Trains (ARTs) and value streams. You will also learn how to build a high-performing ART by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to plan and execute a Program Increment (PI) planning event, the primarily enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. Scaled Agile’s SAFe Release Train Engineer exam maintains rigorous quality standards ensuring that those who have earned the certification are well prepared to effectively fulfill their role in a SAFe enterprise. Audience The following individuals will benefit from this course: RTEs and Value Stream Engineers (VSEs) Program and project managers Scrum Masters Leaders and managers Agile coaches SAFe Program Consultants (SPCs) Learning Goals To perform the role of the RTE, you should be able to: Apply Lean-Agile knowledge and tools to execute and release value Assist with program and value stream execution Foster relentless improvement Build a high-performing ART by becoming a servant leader and coach Develop an action plan to continue your learning journey Topics Covered Exploring the RTE role and responsibilities Applying SAFe Principles Understanding the ART Planning a Program Increment Executing a Program Increment Fostering Relentless Improvement Serving the ART Continuing your Learning Journey Required Prerequisites To fully benefit from this class, you should have at least one current SAFe Certification, and, launched or participated in at least one ART and one PI. What You Get The class registration includes: Attendee workbook (physical version only) Eligibility to take the SAFe 4.0 Release Train Engineer exam Course certificate of completion upon request Attendees must attend all three days in order to qualify for the exam. Annual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned Renewal fee: 5. Renewal fee for the RTE certification is included in SPC renewal (if current SPC). Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 21 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP and PMI-ACP certifications. Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance. SAFe 4.0 Release Train Engineer Certification Information A SAFe 4.0 Certified Release Train Engineer (RTE) is a SAFe program servant leader and coaching professional responsible for driving end-to-end delivery of value in a single program or value stream in a Lean-Agile enterprise. Key areas of competency include Facilitating program-level ceremonies Leading program execution Coaching ARTs and teams in relentless improvement of value delivery Creating transparency using metrics to initiate and drive positive change Facilitating resolution of dependencies, impediments, and risks This individual will be expected to perform these tasks with limited assistance from peers, product documentation, and support resources. Exam Prerequisite Skills or KnowledgeThese skills and knowledge are highly recommended in order to be successful in passing the RTE exam: SAFe certification Cross-team communication skills Full use of SAFe principles in action Coaching Agile and SAFe facilitation and leading by example Launch or participate in at least one ART and one PI Working knowledge of team dynamics Ability to manage stakeholders Minimum 3 months real-world, hands-on experience as an RTE What You Get SAFe Certified Release Train Engineer certificate (PDF) One year membership to the Scaled Agile RTE Community of Practice Instructor: Siraj Sirajuddin MBA, SPCT4 "With his 25+ years of experience with transforming enterprises, culture and leadership, Siraj has provided excellent change management coaching and leadership to large organizations from all over the globe. He is the author of the book “The Soulmate: The Poetry Book of Temenos” and upcoming book “The Temenos Effect: The Surprising Results of Wounded Healers Approaching the Transforming Enterprise, Culture and Leadership”. Siraj Sirajuddin founded Temenos in 2012 after two decades of intense experimentation and deep dives into the hard work of Enterprise Transformation. He is an MBA and one of the few global SPCTs (Scaled Agile Framework SPC Trainers). He and his team of enterprise change agents work with large and complex enterprises all over the world. He is a global nomad and travels between USA and Asia Pacific every month. Siraj hosts the venerable annual STIA+Temenos conference that is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. He has two daughters and loves poetry, music, movies, singing and painting."
Newark, United States