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Parsons Corporation Scrum Master in Centreville, Virginia

Overview

Parsons Cyber Platform Solutions is hiring a Scrum Master to support multiple 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

  • Local travel at least bi-weekly to Columbia, MD, to be present for sprint ceremonies.

Required Qualifications

  • Experience serving the Scrum Master role for at least 2+ years

  • Bachelor’s Degree and two years of working within software development organizations.

  • 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

  • Current PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Certification

  • Knowledge of other agile approaches

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Prescreen Required 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.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com at http://www.parsons.com/ and follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.comparsonscorp/ _, Twitter at https://twitter.comparsonscorp/ _, LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.comcompanyparsons/ , and YouTube at https://www.youtube.comuserparsonscorp/ .

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com and follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.comparsonscorp/ , Twitter at https://twitter.comparsonscorp/ , LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.comcompanyparsons/ , and YouTube at https://www.youtube.comuserparsonscorp/ .

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