Scrum Master

VSolvit LLC - Chesapeake, VA3.3

Full-timeEstimated: $99,000 - $130,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
VSolvit is currently seeking a Scrum Master to support our development efforts for U.S. Navy customer in Chesapeake, Virginia. The Scrum Master we seek will be managing multiple elements of a large program called Maintenance Figure of Merit (MFOM). You will be providing project management leadership to move the programs development, modifications, enhancements, and maintenance through various modules. The Project Manager will be working with a strong and tenured group of developers and staff to deliver the high-quality critical software systems that our U.S. Navy customer relies on to accomplish their goals. You will be leveraging your Agile project management experience to meet project deliverables on track and updating Program Management staff.

Core Responsibilities Include:
Organize and facilitate planning and coordination including release / Potentially Shippable Increments planning, Sprint planning, daily stand-ups, Sprint review/demos, and retrospectives.
Coach and mentor teams. coworkers and stakeholders on agile related topics.
Identify and remove any impediments/distractions that interfere with the team’s ability to deliver against their commitments.
Facilitate and enable a transparent environment of collaboration and creativity.
Promote and demonstrate core agile principles of collaboration, prioritization, team accountability and visibility.
Assist the team in tracking and communicating team progress and metrics.
Support and empower the team to make appropriate commitments through story selection and task definition and empower the team to self-organize around achieving their commitments.
Guide teams on use of appropriate tools, standards and best practices. Recommend improvements and assist in changes to best practices where appropriate.
Ensure the team is tracking and communicating team progress and metrics to the appropriate resources

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree
4+ years of software delivery project management experience
Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
4+ years direct experience with Agile techniques including Scrum, User Stories, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Continuous Deployment, and Automated Testing.
Preferred Qualifications

6+ years Scrum Management in software delivery enviornment
PMP or Certified Scrum Master certifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Information Systems Management or a related field
Demonstrated excellent analysis, facilitation, mediation, negotiation and client relationship skills
Demonstrated excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills to include the ability to interact effectively with stakeholders, technical staff and management across all levels
Ability to work with SME’s and Project Leads to keep all informed and moving in productive direction on all project elements in your area of responsibility
Active DoD Secret security clearance OR ability to reactivate a clearance held within the past 24 months is highly desired
Experience with Government software development procedures
Experience with Navy maintenance programs

Additional Requirements:
United States Citizenship Required with the ability, eligibility and willingness to obtain a DoD Secret clearance as a condition of employment

Company Summary:
Join the VSolvit Team! Founded in 2006, VSolvit (pronounced 'We Solve It') provides geospatial and information technology consulting services and solutions to government and private section clients. VSolvit is an award winning 8(m)/EDWOSB, and SBA-certified 8(a)/SDB company. We offer Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, as well as 401K Retirement Plan options, Educational Reimbursement, and other benefits. Our goal is to grow together and enjoy the work that we do as a team.

VSolvit LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

After applying, for prompt discreet consideration feel free to email me at christopher.todd@vsolvit.com

VSolvit LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.