Scrum Master

Herndon, Virginia

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Posted 1 month ago

Join our team dedicated to developing and executing innovative solutions in support of customer mission success.

Job Description: 

Novetta is seeking a Scrum Master. We are responsible for building the next generation Mission Information Systems for an exciting Government customer with a very critical mission. The candidate will work with the engineering team to ensure successful development of high profile, complex, technical deliverables that are core to the continued success of our award-winning projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Support Chief Scrum Master/Release Train Engineer with the execution of SAFe Agile Scrum events
  • Provide guidance to technical team for SAFe sprint planning and PI-planning
  • Provide regular metrics and schedule updates to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Coordinate with other SAFe teams (both internal and external) to ensure product deliveries are understood in terms of both contents and scheduling
  • Support tracking of tasks and backlog grooming in JIRA
  • Create and foster productive team retrospectives and track action items that result from them

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess SAFe Agile certification, or similar scrum certification
  • 2+ years of experience as a Scrum Master
  • 5+ years of experience working with Information Technology

Desired Skills:

  • Experience providing leadership to software or network development teams
  • Previous experience with product ownership or test automation

Security Clearance:

  • Top Secret SCI with Polygraph

Novetta, from complexity to clarity.

Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,000 employees across the U.S.

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our core values:

Integrity • We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.

Customer Success • We strive daily to exceed expectations and achieve customer mission success.

Employee Focus • We invest in our employees’ professional development and training, respecting individuality and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Innovation • We know that discovering new and innovative ways to solve problems is critical to our success and makes us a great company.

Excellence in Execution • We take pride in flawless execution as we build a company that is best in class.

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Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job tags: Analytics Engineering Open Source Scrum
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