Engineering Team Scrum Master

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI
Job Description:

Overall Assignment Description: The Engineering Team Scrum Master manages the planning and execution of Essential SAFe teams and processes. Scrum Masters assist the team in executing activities; facilitate communication between teams, and tracking inter-dependencies. Scrum masters coach and advise teams on tailoring and executing best practices.

Duties include:
  • Coach teams in developing and maintaining processes and implementing best practices
  • Lead teams in conducting Agile team rituals to guide delivery of Features
  • Participate in team and program-level events
  • Ensure status in Jira is current
  • Facilitate cross team communication
  • Manage and resolve interdependencies
  • Provide process statistics and reporting
  • Define and improve processes
  • Customize Jira and Confluence
  • Participate in multi-functional teams and manage work through JIRA
  • Team lead responsible for oversight of all Scrum Master duties
  • Coach program in tailoring, implementing, executing and improving Essential SAFe processes
  • Develop team and program-level process and execution metrics
  • Coordinates and leads Program-Level events

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Possess a minimum of seven (5) years of relevant experience in Project Management, Systems Engineering, or Development of Information Technology systems
  • Possess experience in defining and managing work in an Agile process. For the purpose of this requirement, an Agile certification from, Scrum Alliance, Scaled Agile, or Project Management Institute, or similar organization will count as 1 year of experience.
  • Possess experience customizing and managing either JIRA or an alternative Agile Project Management tool
  • Possess experience customizing and managing either Confluence, an alternative Knowledge Management tool, or web development

  • Certified in Scrum Master certification (Certified Scrum Master, Certified SAFe Scrum Master, Professional Scrum Master, or equivalent), SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE), SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC), or a substantially similar intermediate to advanced Agile team or program management certification
  • JIRA Certification
  • Confluence Certification
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.