Scrum Master

ECS Federal Washington , DC 20319

Posted 1 week ago

ECS is seeking a Scrum Master to work in our Washington, D.C. office. Please Note: This position is contingent upon contract award.

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a meticulous, well-organized, and communicative Scrum Master to join our team. This role will help oversee the development and operations team for a development team at DHS.

  • Lead the scrum team on how to use Agile/scrum practices

  • Lead the scrum and development teams in self-organization

  • Facilitate Agile/scrum ceremonies

  • Remove impediments and coach the scrum team on removing impediments

  • Lead stakeholder engagement and outreach activities

  • Support and coach the Product Owner in communicating developing backlogs

  • Assist in the development of procedures, manuals, and other documentation

Required Skills:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field

  • Must successfully complete a stringent Background Investigation and obtain the required Government Security

  • 3+ years as a scrum master on a software development team

  • 2+ years demonstrated Business Analysis experience

  • Hold a valid active Scrum Master certification (Scrum Alliance CSM, Scrum.org PSM, or PMI ACP)

  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment

  • Self-motivation and ability to stay focused in the middle of distraction

Desired Skills:

  • Active DHS clearance

  • Experience with ServiceNow implementations

ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 3000+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.

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