Leidos Gaithersburg , MD 20877
Leidos Spatial Solutions is looking for a SystemsEngineer/Scrum Master to join our Agile Development team.
This position will work to assist in delivering the nextgeneration of Geospatial Intelligence technologies to our customer. The effortwill harness GOTS, COTS and FOSS technologies to deliver advanced exploitationservices. The team will build anddeliver new and innovative approaches to implement Geospatial Intelligenceexploitation and production using web and cloud technologies.
The position operates in an Agile Development Lifecycleenvironment
The agile development cycle operates on a 2 week sprintcycle.
Driving team sprint/release commitments
Owning daily scrum stand up
Coaching teams in agile practices/mindset
Assisting the team with removing impediments
Facilitating progress toward team goals
Facilitating team agile events: Sprint Planning, Retro, Planning, etc
Promoting and facilitating continuous team improvement (technical, interpersonal)
Ensuring scrum practices are followed (Time Logging, Comments, WIP limits)
Help team to focus on daily goals
Regular and consistent communication andcoordination with and between stakeholders and teams.
Feature sizing, Velocity and Capacity Estimation
Participation in team events: planning, scrums, demos, retrospectives
Collaborating with Product Stakeholders to meet mission goals.
Working with the Product Owner to create and define story Acceptance Criteria
Provide DR support
Commitment to continuous improvement of product, process and the team.
They will be expected to be strong team contributors, be proactivein working tasks and resolving obstacles.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Problem solving skills
Scrum master experience
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Agile Development knowledge and experience
Strong analytical skills and the ability to paycareful attention to detail
Capacity to workwell in groups and the ability to lead a team.
Candidates with the skills below will be givenpriority:
SAFe Agilist Certification
Scrum Alliance Scrum Master Certification (CSM)
Project Management Skills
Jira collaboration tools experience
Experience with Geospatial exploitation tools:RemoteView Pro, SocetGXP, ENVI, ArcGIS
Requires BS and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. 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. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.