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Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Scrum Master to join our team. This is a remote position from anywhere in the US.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Scrum Masters are servant leaders and coaches for an Agile Team. They help educate the team in Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), Kanban, and SAFe, ensuring that the agreed Agile process is being followed. They also help remove impediments and foster an environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement. The Scrum Master role is taken by a team member whose primary responsibility is assisting the self-organizing, self-managing team to achieve its goals. Scrum Masters do this by teaching and coaching team practices, implementing and supporting Agile principles and practices, identifying and eliminating impediments, and facilitating flow
Serve as Scrum Master and team coach for squads/teams in a program/portfolio
Responsible for the continuous improvement of Agile practices in an Agile program.
Identify and provide trainings to promote Agile maturity
Facilitate the core scrum ceremonies and best practices (Planning, Retrospective, Refinement, Review/Demo)
Facilitate the discussions of complex, high value IT delivery projects that require the coordination of development work or technology work on multiple platforms
Utilize Agile tools such as Jira, Mural and Whiteboard for planning and tracking work performed by teams
A minimum of three plus (3+) years of related experience
Scrum Master Certification, preferably SAFE Scrum Master certification
Experience serving in a Scrum Master role for Legacy Systems undergoing modernization and eventually being replaced
Bachelor's degree is required
Must be able to remain in stationary position for up to 50% of the time.
Must be able to deliver clear and effective communication both verbally and non-verbally to deliver updates; briefings; or interface with co-workers; leadership as well as customer.
Must be able to work in an office environment and be able to freely move within this space to utilize office equipment as well as interface with co-workers and customer.
Must be able to effectively use IT peripherals such as laptop, desktop, printer, fax machine, etc.
Must be able to deliver presentations as needed.
Must be able to review; decipher and understand program manuals; IT service requests; work orders; etc.
For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.
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