Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD · Information Technology
SCRUM Master Position Description
Date Available: 11/18/2021 # openings: 1 Location: USA – Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
S2Technologies is currently sourcing for qualified candidates to join our team. We are currently looking for candidates having training and experience performing as a SCRUM Master. The SCRUM Master will be responsible for leading project planning efforts for developers using AGILE / SCRUM processes and methodology. Must be an accomplished problem solver with strong analytical skills who is creative, resourceful and able to work both independently and as part of a team in support of planned and ongoing projects. The qualified candidate shall perform the following tasks:
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Experience:
Lead the scrum team in using Agile methodology and scrum practices
Help the product owner and development team to achieve customer satisfaction
Support the product owner and provide education where needed
Lead the scrum and development teams in self-organization
Help the Scrum and development teams to identify and fill in blanks in the Agile framework.
Support implementation of DevSecOps and Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) best practices.
Remove impediments and coach the scrum team on removing impediments
Maintain project backlogs and prioritizations to include new/revised requirements and bug reports.
Plan and communicate project deliverables for the customer and the team by using schedules, charts, reports and sprint summations.
Support solicitation of input and feedback from stakeholders and users after software releases.
Take initiative and act as a leader to foster collaboration and communication between team members on technical issues, process improvements, and in addressing issues and risks.
Provide leadership in identifying methods to streamline and adopt new methodologies.
Oversee implementation of DevSecOps practices and processes in collaboration with other teams.
Intermediate level skills in Microsoft office software suite-Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint
At least 3 years of experience as a scrum master on a scrum team
Ability to analyze and think quickly to resolve conflict
Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts
Ability to work with and lead a team
Strong communication, interpersonal and mentoring skills
Experience with successful Agile techniques
Ability to adapt to a changing environment
Experience with Agile and DevSecOps software development lifecycle processes
Program/Project Management experience
Excellent technical writing and verbal communications skills.
Strong facilitation, planning and organizational skills.
Ability to interface with others at all levels of leadership
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science or related STEM field.
Active Secret Clearance. Candidates must have or be able to obtain and keep a Secret Clearance.
Other Position requirements:
Scrum industry certifications
Experience with GitLab
S2Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.