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Scrum Master

Location: Springfield, VA
Date Posted: 05-05-2016
Scrum Master
The Scrum Master will be responsible for organizing Sprint Planning meetings, which includes reviewing the Product Backlog and collaborating with the Product Owner and the Core Team to identify user stories to be included in the next Sprint. Conduct Sprint Review Meetings to review the scope and functionality delivered in previous Sprint. Organize Sprint Retrospectives with the Scrum Team to improve process & techniques continuously. Ensure the team abides by the SCRUM rules and guidelines. Hold Daily SCRUM meetings to enable Team to synchronize work and communicate issues and road-blocks to the Product Owner. Empower the Scrum Team, and shield the Scrum Team from outside influences and distractions. Assist the Product Owner in maintaining the Product Backlog. Encourage the timely completion of tasks in a cost-effective manner and ensure top quality results. Maintain an exceptional level of customer focus centered on integrity and transparency.

The selected candidate will be expected to:.
  • Lead meetings; keep team members focused and facilitate groups to reach timely consensus.
  • Detect when a process is in trouble; draft impact analysis; propose and implement resolution.
  • Listen to the customers; respond to their needs in a manner that provides added value.
  • Provide the highest quality services which meet the needs and requirements of all customers.
  • Committed to continuous improvement through empowerment and servant leadership.
  • Sees ahead clearly; can anticipate future; broad knowledge and perspective, and is future-oriented.
Required Skills:
  • Must have an active TS/SCI clearance
  • Due to the nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearance requirements, US citizenship is required
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or related quantitative field
  • Minimum 7 years in-depth experience in the IT industry.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as SCRUM Master. Certified SCRUM Master preferred.
  • Must have strong analytical skills, as well as the ability to “multi-task”.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience working with dynamic, highly collaborative teams, requiring close consultation and coordination.
  • Demonstrated ‘servant’ leadership skills.
  • Experience using leading Scrum/Agile tools such as JIRA, and Microsoft Office applications
Desired Skills:
  • Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, Red Hat, Amazon Certification
  • Knowledge of PeopleSoft applications, Oracle database, geospatial products, and COP management.
  • Familiarity with the Agency programs and Agency facilities.
Ability to work independently in a fast paced, constantly changing environment
Ability to interact and work in a teaming environment
Quadrint, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability, or any other, or any other protected status.
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