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General Dynamics Information Technology

Wichita Falls, TX

Scrum Master (secret, preferred) - 100% Remote - Work From Home

Employment TypeContractor
Date Posted2022-09-07
Direct Apply
Yes
TelecommuteYes
Valid Through2023-05-20

Job Description:

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Public Trust/Other Required: NACLC (T3)

Job Family: Scrum

We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges. We are looking for a Scrum Master who holds active clearance.

The position will support a US Air Force program that is playing a major role in strengthening and modernizing America's Strategic Deterrent Force. GDIT will develop and deliver a digital engineering design solution that enables and integrates the program’s complete set of data, tools, and model-based systems engineering (MBSE) activities, and makes them available to internal and appropriate external engineering and programmatic stakeholders throughout the program’s lifecycle.

This effort will culminate in an abstracted, highly transportable environment delivered to the Government, to be instantiated “virtually” on the Government’s network infrastructure, and updated during the Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) phase of weapon system development.

Responsibilities:

  • Organize and facilitate SCRUM ceremonies: daily standups, Sprint Planning/Grooming, Sprint Reviews/Demos, and Retrospectives

  • Maintain JIRA and other information radiators for the teams

  • Mentor and coach team members on core Agile values, principles, practices, and processes

  • Enable team to become self-organizing and self-managing to achieve its goals

  • Motivate teams to perform and ensure team members are collectively responsible for all aspects of the committed work (analysis, development, testing, documentation, etc.)

  • Identify, address, and communicate project risks, dependencies, and team impediments

  • Ensure the team’s “definition of done” is well defined on the story, sprint, and release levels

  • Facilitate productivity through discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution

  • Shield the team from external interferences

  • Assist with internal and external communication, and improving transparency

  • Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised with an emphasis on problem solving

  • Assess the Scrum maturity of the team and coach the team to higher levels of maturity at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team

  • Coach a continuous improvement mindset and recommend adjustments to established delivery practicesParticipate in Scrum of Scrum meetings to ensure cross-team collaboration and coordination of release plans and integration of testing activities

  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with all stakeholders, including customers

Required Qualifications and Competencies:

  • Bachelor’ degree plus 5 years’ experience or equivalent work experience

  • First level Scrum Master certification (CSM and/or PMI-ACP)

  • Experience managing projects following Agile methodologies such as Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming, and SAFe

  • Experience managing multi-system projects and self-organized, cross-functional project teams in a matrixed environment

  • Familiar with Agile values, principles, processes, and methods such as iterative and incremental development, continuous integration, test-driven development (TDD), unit testing, code refactoring, pair programming, and Scrum ceremonies

  • Experience working with customers in gathering requirements, modeling use cases, writing user stories and documenting business processes

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and be effective at communicating with both technical and non-technical audiences

  • Moderate knowledge of the JIRA tracking tool

  • Energetic, goal oriented, proactive, innovative, hardworking, and patient

Preferred:

  • PMP certification and Second level Scrum Master certification (CSP, SAFe Agilist, SAFe Practitioner)

  • 3-5 years agile team facilitation experience (e.g. Scrum Master, Agile Facilitator etc.)

  • SAFe 5 certification

  • Experience on multiple Scrum teams in a variety of different contexts (different team sizes, different organizations, different cultures, co-located vs. distributed, etc.)

  • Some knowledge of development environments, platforms, and technologies

  • Well versed in a variety of agile approaches (Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, Lean at a minimum)

  • Experience providing program, portfolio and team level process, mentoring and coaching to senior leadership, portfolio managers and teams

  • Experience with ad-hoc coaching and mentoring techniques

Location:

Remote - 100% USA

Expected Travel:

20% travel CONUS

Security Clearance:

Active SECRET or above, preferred

Ability to obtain a security clearance required

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job ID: 6858874993949657711

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