Project Integrator/SCRUM MASTER - TS/SCI w/ Poly Required

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Systems Engineering
Location
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ135532

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Contributes to completion of specific engineering programs and projects.

Develops solutions to a variety of complex engineering problems of moderate scope and complexity.

Performs complex systems design, development, and integration from the start of a systems life cycle to the end.

Oversight of complex infrastructure including installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.

Performs complex systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

Performs continual maintenance and provides complex solutions for security, backup and redundancy problems.

Prepares and maintains a range of documentation for processes and procedures related to engineering projects.

May provide guidance to less-experienced Systems Engineers.

Maintains current knowledge of rapidly changing technology.

May coach and review the work of less-experienced professionals.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of experience

Program Specific - JOB DESCRIPTION
This position is responsible for leading and managing the delivery of mission critical software products.
The individual will work closely with a versatile software engineering team within an Agile Development
environment to prioritize customer requirements, define Sprint goals, and refine the software backlog.
This role also coordinates with DevOps, Security, and Program Management to ensure team alignment
on key initiatives and manage dependencies between groups. The Scrum Master will need to be
experienced briefing and conveying technical information to Customer leadership and stakeholders. An
ideal candidate will also have experience interfacing directly with end users to elicit new ideas and
innovations that can be built into future software deliveries. The individual should have a strong
understanding of the critical role a Scrum Master plays in delivering value to end users and be well
versed in the Agile principles, including being a servant leader for the Agile team.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Defines Sprint goals based on customer priorities, team input, and security requirements
  • Develops product roadmap to plan major feature deliveries and releases
  • Maintains Sprint cadence and ensures the ability to Release on Demand
  • Effectively facilitate Daily Standups, Sprint Planning, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Demos/Reviews and Retrospectives
  • Generate and monitor team metrics (burndown, burnup, velocity, lead time, predictability) and assess the information to improve bottlenecks and remove impediments
  • Provides technical guidance to enable team members to move past road blocks and issues
  • Collaborates regularly with a variety of customers and team mates, which may include meeting coordination and preparation, support of project plans, and status (e.g., PMR) briefings
  • Attends customer meetings and may serve as primary liaison



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related business or technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  • 3+ Years of experience applying Agile/Scrum/SAFe/Kanban methodologies and leading teams as a full-time Scrum Master


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Agile Certification (e.g., Certified Scrum Master)
  • Demonstrated experience working within a technical environment orchestrating software development projects
  • Ability to drive Code Coverage, Code Quality, Git Versioning, Code Reviews, and other Development Best practices
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Jira Software and Confluence for planning and tracking projects
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience effectively communicating across programs and with customers, stakeholders, and other contractors
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience sharing knowledge and learning from others to ensure the team’s success 2
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience managing priorities across multiple projects (time management)


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Technical background in software development (Java, Python, Git, Kubernetes, Microservice Architecture, Cloud Environments)
  • Experience with applying test automation, continuous integration, and continuous deployment to achieve built-in quality and release on demand
  • Experience with developing software solutions that adhere to security controls such as NIST 800-53

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.