Agile Scrum Master, TS/SCI with Polygraph required

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Herndon, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Agile Methodology

Application Development

Scrum Development Process

Scrum Software Development

REQ#: RQ163456
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

SCRUM Master Sr Advisor

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a SCRUM Master Sr Advisor at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a SCRUM Master Sr Advisor you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.


  • Coordinates and monitors the scrum process from initiation through delivery.

  • Plans and facilitates scrum activities, including sprint planning, daily stand up, demos, board reviews, and retrospectives.

  • Maintains JIRA and other information radiators for the teams

  • Collaborates with clients or end users to understand business requirements

  • Acts as a liaison between development teams and product management, ensuring that appropriate project process is made.


  • Education: Certified Scrum Master, Bachelors in related field.
  • Required Experience: 8+ years of related experience
  • Required Technical Skills: Ability to work in fast paced environment.
  • • Expertise in managing JIRA, Confluence
    • Able to create JIRA dashboards and aggregate information in custom made Confluence pages.
    • Manages the successful completion of all tasks in assigned program area including technical work.
    • Develops, reviews, and approves plans, schedules, consulting agreements and other program documents.
    • Servant-leader who monitors and improves the processes of Agile Scrum Methodology
    • Demonstrated ability to coach and help everyone on the team to understand Scrum; this includes:
    o Scheduling regular interaction with the product owner and delivery team
    o Communicating with external stakeholders that the project team interacts with. In the role of a coach,
    • Experienced Scrum master and documented ability assisting the product owner to understand and better manage the backlog and plan for sprints, as well as explain the process to the delivery team.
    • Experience in improving the team's Scrum process by removing any obstacles in the way, measured by velocity.
    • Able to provide clear communication of the vision, goals and product backlog items to development team
    • Experience leading Scrum teams to produce clear and concise product backlog items
    • Experience facilitating Scrum events as requested
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Ensures compliance with relevant corporate and government policies and standards.
    • Participates in special projects as required.

  • Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Polygraph


Location: Herndon, VA On Customer Site

US Citizenship Required


● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Certified Scrum Master (CSM) - Scrum Alliance

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.