Scrum Master in Sully Station, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/23/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Parsons Cyber Operations is hiring a Scrum Master to manage one to three scrum teams within a large program. The Scrum Master will work closely with development teams, product leadership and stakeholders to ensure proper and efficient implementation of scrum. The ideal candidate is a natural leader with the ability to collaborate with team members, create efficiencies and optimize team performance.

Responsibilities

  • Guide and coach development teams on the use of scrum and other agile techniques
  • Support the product owner in backlog refinement
  • Facilitate scrum activities including: sprint planning, daily stand-ups, backlog refinement, sprint reviews, and sprint retrospectives
  • Identify and mitigate impediments freeing development team to focus on product development
  • Facilitate discussions and coordination of development work across multiple products

Required Qualifications

  • Experience serving the Scrum Master role for at least two years
  • Bachelor’s Degree and two years of working within software development organizations. Relevant work experience may be substituted in-lieu of education
  • Skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Knowledge of techniques to supplement the scrum framework (gathering and tracking metrics, retrospective techniques, requirements decomposition, etc)

Preferred Qualifications

  • DoD Top Secret clearance
  • Served as a Scrum Master for up to three scrum teams
  • Current Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) or Professional Scrum Master (PSM I) certification
  • Knowledge of other agile approaches

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Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret clearance.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.