Release Train Engineer (RTE)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Project/Task Management
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ69305

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

  • Leader and coach for Agile Release Train (ART).
  • Facilitate the ART events and processes and assist the teams in delivering products that meet Product Owner’s requirements.
  • Facilitates demos, Release Planning Events (RPEs), communicate with the Government and contractor stakeholders.
  • Manage, maintain the RPE objectives and ensure that they are communicated and well understood by all the Government and contractor stakeholders.
  • Track the execution of Epics, Features, Story Points, and capabilities.
  • Provide analysis of costs, product delivery schedule, and quality of product deliveries.
  • Oversee and track the delivery and analysis of all agile development metrics and performance indicators as they are outlined in the ADMP.
  • Lead and mentor Scrum teams, Scrum Masters in optimization of cost and improving quality of products delivered.
  • Work with Product Owners, and contractor stakeholders to help ensure strategy and execution alignments.


  • One of the following Agile certifications (CSM, CSPO, ICP-ACC, etc.)
  • 6 years of SAFe, Agile and Scrum experience.
  • Experience using Agile tracking tools, preferably Jira and Confluence.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience with Geospatial exploitation tools: ENVI, ArcGIS.
  • Experience working with distributed teams.
  • Profession in the Agile Scrum Principles.
  • Requirements analysis to validate requirements and/ or recommend changes.
  • SAFe Agilist or other SAFe Certification.
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Strong knowledge of DevOps tools and processes.


  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience) and 10+ years of relevant work experience
  •  Active TS/SCI clearance
  • Capacity to work well in groups and the ability to lead a team.
  • Demonstrated experience with continuous service improvement.
  • Experience in utilizing diverse metrics to drive team improvement.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
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.