Location: Springfield, VA

Job ID: 5796


Senior Scrum Master – TS/SCI
Springfield, VA


Capital TechSearch is supporting an Intelligence Community (IC) client in their mission to deliver world-class geospatial intelligence services to policymakers, war-fighters, intelligence professionals and first responders.


Senior Scrum Master – Cloud Services


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:
The primary goal of the contract we support is to migrate and innovate outdated solutions with a "cloud-first" mindset.
You will work with a team of talented architects, solution providers, engineers and project managers who's daily role is to maintain the integrity and performance of the client's Data Center for both business and mission components while adhering to the operational tempo and security posture the agency requires.  The team concentrates on a mixture of technologies to advance the mission including but not limited to: VMWare, AWS, Dev Ops, various Linux based & Windows based Systems, Cisco Technology, Fiber based solutions, & high end Storage Systems.


This position supports the program's Cloud Support Services team to provide quality cost effective solutions to the client. As part of the CSS Team the Software Engineer's expertise is needed to support a sophisticated enterprise cloud environment.
Job Description
This position supports the program's Cloud Support Services (CSS) team to provide quality cost effective solutions to the client. As part of the CSS Team the Scrum Master's expertise is needed to support a sophisticated enterprise cloud environment.
The Scrum Master will actively lead and participate with Scrum development teams and meetings. The Scrum Master will be responsible for working with a highly functional team developing and automating server routines, optimizing system performance, establishing system monitoring, and maintaining established operating systems and security protocols for large production systems. Other responsibilities will include working with the team to define task breakdowns and effort estimates.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 Ability to manage multiple projects of medium to large scale through all sprints and phases of the project
 Organize and facilitate sprint planning and release planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, and retrospectives.
 Track and communicate team metrics and sprint/release progress to all teams and management
 Update agile tracking systems to provide transparency on product and sprint backlogs
 Assist team with making appropriate commitments through story selection and task definition
 Provide direction to project activities to ensure successful implementation and support
 Promote a collaborative team environment that fosters experimentation, creativity and innovation
 Ability to communicate, influence and partner effectively using strong verbal and written communication



 DESIRED CORE SKILLS:
 Experience leading projects under Agile/Scrum
 Strong understanding of Agile and Scrum methodologies
 Strong understanding of DevOps and software/application development processes
 Experience managing complex large scale enterprise IT projects
 Advanced knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques.
 Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
 Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
 Must possess excellent time management skills and the drive to work unsupervised



PREFERABLE SECONDARY SKILLS:
 Agile or Project Management Certifications (i.e Certified Scrum Master, PMP)
 Experience working in enterprise environments using cloud platforms
 Experience with Microsoft Project



REQUIRED:
 Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline. Masters Degree preferred.


 10-15 years of related systems engineering experience.


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