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IT Project Manager/Scrum Master

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Defense

The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


Responsibilities

Perspecta is seeking to fill a critical role for an IT Project Manager/Scrum Masterfor our Chantilly, Virginiaoffice.

In this role the contractor will be responsible for some of the following:

Lead a team to success in delivering working software products through an incremental approach. Goal is to lead the team to their terminal velocity, remove impediments and champion the Agile methodology.

Support the team in achieving daily, iteration, and release goals and delivery objectives.

Implement, enforce and continually improve Agile/Scrum principles/ practices.

Assess team's Agile maturity and coach teams to higher levels of maturity.

Provide mentoring and training for the team on Agile processes, methods, and practices.

Serve as the leadership proxy. Proactively seek opportunities to use process improvement and re-engineering methodologies to facilitate improvements to team processes.

Facilitate positive team dynamics to help maximize team performance.

Identify and remove impediments to help protect the team from outside influences, which could otherwise interfere with the teams ability to deliver.


Qualifications

Required:

Active Secret Clearance

Bachelors degree plus 8+ years of related IT Project Management experience

8 + years of progressive Scrum roles, working in a dynamic global organization

8 + years of experience successfully managing teams and developing team members

8 + years of experience using business contexts and ability to translate business requirements in Project Management

8 + years of proven internal and external partners on the senior management level

Preferred:

Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively with a team

Demonstrated ability to communicate with team lead to prioritize tasks

Well-rounded working knowledge of IT concepts and best practices


About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-10-26 Expires: 2020-11-29

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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