Cgi posted about 4 years ago
FullTime | Fairfax, VA
Description:The SCRUM Master is responsible for leading agile projects on one or more customer teams. The SCRUM Master is responsible for ensuring the project team is working at the highest level of productivity and delivering business value to the client via technology solutions and following agile methodology. Specific responsibilities include facilitating daily scrum meeting and scrum ceremonies. work with Product owner to manage Product backlog/sprint backlog. Work with Product owners to prioritize the user stories for the sprint. Track and report status and other metrics against goals on an ongoing basis. Qualifications: - Bachelor’s degree • Strong understanding of agile Scrum practices (e.g., sprints, estimation, prioritization, burndown tracking, release planning/scoping) • Strong understanding of agile Scrum ceremonies (e.g., daily stand-ups, demonstrations, retrospectives, Meta Scrum, Scrum of Scrums •Strong understanding of agile Scrum practices (e.g., sprints, estimation, prioritization, burndown tracking, release planning/scoping) • Strong understanding of agile Scrum ceremonies (e.g., daily stand-ups, demonstrations, retrospectives, Meta Scrum, Scrum of Scrums) • Strong understanding of software delivery, particularly in the online environment (e.g., understanding of development and test environments, ability to aid in removing impediments to the Scrum team’s progress) • Familiarity with Scrum and Kanban concepts (e.g., grooming user stories, managing the backlog, WIP) • Awareness of Agile technology practices (e.g., Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration) • Strong understanding of managing issues, risks, and jeopardies with a clear grasp of the challenges, options, and path to goodness • Ability to analyze project issues and challenges and proactively define alternatives • Ability to track and managing agreed scope and changes to scope • Ability to work closely with delivery teams to establish expectations and ensure tasks remain on track. Ability to manage and deliver high quality software applications in complex environments using agile methodologies . Experience managing and coordinating system and software development projects by scheduling and enabling the appropriate resources At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com. This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability.