Agile Delivery Lead

Clearance Level
None
Category
Program Management
Locations
Washington, District of Columbia
Remote, Based in District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ92882

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: BI Full 6C (T4)
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT, one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government. We offer our customers the power of choice through a vast cloud ecosystem. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your passion for accelerating the cloud. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping to ensure our mission is never interrupted. Our work depends on an Agile Delivery Lead joining our team to support federal customer activities in Washington, DC.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an Agile Delivery Lead, you will be trusted to implement and improve Agile processes within a Product-focused organization, working closely with a team of Scrum Masters, Product Leads and Government Product Managers to ensure customer requirements are achieved via products and services.

In this role, you will:

  • Manage Program Increment/Release and Sprint Planning
  • Partner with product teams to plan for work based on priorities, facilitate planning sessions, and ensure teams are executing Agile best practices and ceremonies.
  • Lead measuring and meeting Objectives and Key Results through development of key performance indicators for the portfolio of Cloud-based, open- sourced, Platform as a Service products and services.
  • Communicate Risks and Issues, and Dependencies across teams by working closely with product delivery teams and coordinating mitigation strategies and resolution.
  • Work closely with governance board and ensure new feature requests that have been approved are routed appropriately to product teams for further decomposition, prioritization into backlogs, and alignment/impact to product backlogs.
  • Perform regular backlog grooming sessions with product owners and technical leads to ensure development teams are well versed in functional expectations and delivery schedule

Required Expertise:

  • 7+ years requirements gathering and synthesizing technical requirements, with 5+ years defining and implementing Agile best practices (i.e., SAFe, Agile ceremonies, LOE, etc.,)
  • Demonstrated relevant experience performing this role on a program of similar size, scope, scale and complexity
  • Foundational understanding of Product Management concepts (i.e., Product roadmaps, backlogs, KPIs, Definition of Done, Business Case Development).
  • Demonstrated experience in facilitating large meetings, communication of vision to director-level audience, coordinating laterally across various teams.
  • Proven ability to take complex features and break down into achievable epics, features and stories to achieve roadmap priorities.
  • SAFe Release Train Engineer experience
  • B.A. or B.S. Degree
  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Certified SAFe Agilist
  • Certified SAFe Release Train Engineer

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

●           401K with company match

●           Diverse, highly collaborative teams

●           Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

●           Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

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.