Scrum Master - Military veterans preferred

2019-04-13
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Lexington Park
Maryland
20653
United States

Description

WHO WE ARE

KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.

WHAT TO EXPECT

When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!

ABOUT THIS POSITION

The KBRwyle Software and IT Solutions Sector is looking for a Scrum Master to support our NAVAIR 6.8.4 Tactical Maintenance and Operations software development teams. Specifically we are looking for qualified candidates to support our Maintenance Scheduler (MS) team. MS is designed to assist in the scheduling of maintenance events whether from the Maintenance Repair and Operations System (MRO) or the ground station after parsing aircraft data. The ideal candidate will be primarily responsible for organizing, facilitating, and motivating the agile project team while driving them towards the organizational vision, aligning them with internal practices and processes to achieve a high level of performance and quality in project deliveries, and help the team to continually improve technical capabilities and refine development practices.

Qualifications

B* *ASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science / Information Technology) 4 years relevant experience serving as a Scrum Master, or Scrum Master Certification 6 years relevant experience serving as a Scrum Master, or 8 years recent and relevant experience serving as a Scrum Master.
  • Clearance Requirement: US Citizen with a DoD Secret clearance or US Citizen with eligibility for a DoD clearance.

Experience / Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Solid understanding of software development life cycle models and traditional project management principles and practices.
  • Proven practitioner and delivery using Agile Scrum methodology and techniques such as User Stories, Acceptance Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, and Automated Testing.
  • Ability to work closely with all levels of program and organizational personnel, including but not limited to customers, program/project managers, software engineers, testers, quality assurance, release managers, and configuration managers.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching, collaborating, and team building.
  • Motivated self-starter, strong logical, creative problem-solving skills and excellent analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • Excellent and effective oral and written communications skills and experience interacting with both business and IT.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Familiar and comfortable with the implementation of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM). For instance, the use of Team Foundation Server’s (TFS) full range of features – including Version Control, Work Item Tracking, Builds and Releases.
  • Familiarity of the application of modern software engineering languages, technologies, and tools as well as general networking principals and technologies.

INCLUDES:

Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture

Ongoing training and development opportunities

LEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle: https://www.kbr.com/markets/government

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: IT Applications Development

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Lexington Park

Req ID: 1080173