SCRUM Master

at General Dynamics Information Technology
Published May 26, 2023
Location St. Louis, MO
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


**Req ID:** RQ144915

**Type of Requisition:** Regular

**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:** None

**Job Family:** Scrum


DevSecOps,Scrum (Agile),Software Application Development


5 + years of related experience

**US Citizenship Required:**


**Job Description:**

Transform technology into opportunity as a SCRUM Master with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you'll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a SCRUM MASTER you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on SCRUM Master joining our team to support our intelligence customer in Springfield, VA or St. Louis, MO.


The SCRUM Master is responsible for the following:

+ Guide scrum-team through all sprints of a program increment, removing impediments and championing the team

+ Organize and facilitate sprint planning and release planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, retrospectives, and other agile related events

+ Track and communicate team metrics and sprint/release progress to all teams and management

+ Assist the scrum team in developing and estimating user stories that are clearly articulated with well-defined acceptance criteria

+ Update agile tracking systems to provide transparency on product and sprint backlogs

+ Assist with internal and external communication

+ Assist product owners with backlog grooming

+ Assist team with making appropriate commitments through story selection and task definition

+ Determine and remove impediments that interfere with the ability of the teams to deliver assigned goals

+ Facilitate discussion and conflict resolution

+ Promote continuous improvement and help teams to increase velocity

+ Promote a collaborative team environment that fosters experimentation, creativity and innovation


Required Skills:

+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, and work experience

+ Experience leading Agile Scrum teams in a cloud environment

+ Strong understanding of DevSecOps and /or software/application development processes

+ Advanced knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques

+ Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills

+ Experience with Atlassian Agile Products; specifically JIRA and Confluence

+ Active TS/SCI clearance required to start and must be able to obtain a CI Poly"

? Location: On Customer Site

?US Citizenship Required


? 401K with company match

? Comprehensive health and wellness packages

? Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

? Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications

? Cutting-edge technology you can learn from

? Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.