Scrum Master Advisor ITC #2778

at General Dynamics Information Technology in Bangor, Maine, United States

Job Description

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Public Trust/Other Required: None

Job Family: Scrum

We are GDIT. We build cutting-edge applications for the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. Bring your creativity to help us find solutions to complex problems and play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. GDIT Technology Shared Services(TSS) is looking for a SCRUM MASTER to support the Project Management team.

+ Guides and coaches the Scrum Team on Agile practices and principles to deliver quality products and services to internal and external customers.

+ Coaches the Scrum team in self-organization, cross-functional skillset, estimation techniques, and frequent delivery of products.

+ Working with various stakeholders, actively addresses impediments raised by the Agile team.

+ Helps the Product Owner in their efforts to manage the backlog and guides the team while facilitating a healthy team dynamic with respect to priorities and scope.

+ Facilitates and supports all scrum ceremonies: Sprint Planning, Scrum, Sprint Review, and Sprint Retrospective.

+ Protect the team from outside interruptions and distractions.

+ Continuously challenges the old norms to improve performance in the areas of quality, predictability, flow, and velocity.

+ Works with Agile coaches and other Scrum Masters to grow within the role.

+ Contributes to the advancement and improvement of Agile practices within the organization.

+ Provide support to projects following traditional project management methodologies.

Required Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of Agile project management experience or 2 years of Scrum Master experience

+ Must be a certified SCRUM MASTER or be willing to obtain certification within the first six months of employment.

+ A proven track record of successfully implementing IT projects using Agile methodologies

+ Experience managing projects in Waterfall methodologies

+ Experience with of agile frameworks such as Scrum, Kanban, and/or ScrumBan

+ Experience with running Scrum ceremonies such as Story refinement, Sprint Planning, Scrum, Sprint Reviews and Sprint Retrospective.

+ Ability to provide project status to stakeholders and senior leadership

+ Planning and problem solving with product management and delivery teams

+ Ability to serve as a servant-leader for Agile teams in a Matrix organization

+ Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with multiple stakeholders and product owners.

+ Must be have the ability to obtain a secret clearance


401K with company match

Customizable health benefits packages

Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

Full-flex work week

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Opportunity Owned


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.

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.

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Job Posting: JC192310160

Posted On: Sep 13, 2021

Updated On: Oct 06, 2021