Posted on: November 20, 2020
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Position DescriptionCGI is actively seeking strong Scrum Masters
with experience in Agile transformation and Agile coaching to join
in the fast-paced world of Federal ERP consulting. Candidates will
join the team assisting with a variety of Momentum Financials
related initiatives. This program will retire the agency's existing
legacy system and replace it with iFAMS/Momentum. We take an
innovative and collaborative approach to supporting our client
while working in an agile environment using emerging technologies.
You will be interacting with a dynamic team of people with
opportunities to learn and grow as you help deliver the overall
solution to our client.
Your future duties and responsibilities--- The Scrum Master will
support one or more delivery teams within a fast-paced application
--- As the Scrum Master, you will be a critical member of the core
delivery team empowered to help build high performing teams, build
a shippable product and be responsible for leading Agile
transformation at a program/portfolio level.
--- Coach and support Agile teams with continuous process
improvement of software delivery.
--- Embrace servant leadership and embody the qualities and
mindsets that are associated with Agile methods.
--- Instill SAFe/Agile best practices, including PI Planning, Team
ceremonies, capacity planning and cross-team dependencies.
--- Facilitate cross functional feature/user story creation.
--- Facilitate and manage cross-team conversations and workshops
with teams, clients and partners.
--- Ability to proactively track and remove impediments for the
--- Facilitate product owner input and team interactions.
--- Ensure the communication of scope and requirements changes
throughout the team, including sprint impact analysis.
--- Support product owner in management of backlog, ensuring Scrum
process standards, identification of stakeholders and stakeholder
conditions of acceptance.
--- Assist team in creating predictable and reliable capacity
assessments for sprints and program increments.
--- Support product development by providing high-level business
analysis and development estimates, including coordination of
multiple product analysis.
--- Support teams and management towards improving Agile processes
--- Help with new Scrum team setup or evaluate and mentor existing
--- Deliver training classes as part of coaching for roles
including product owners, Developers and Testers.
--- Foster knowledge sharing and assist with creation and delivery
of best practices documentation and training materials.
--- Should be able to create governance structures which are
focused on empowering teams to make decisions.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role--- Due to the
nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearance
requirements, US citizenship is required.
--- Must have a Bachelor's degree.
--- Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Scrum Master.
--- Clearly identify the essential qualification vs. the desired
--- Excellent oral, written and presentation skills.
--- Demonstrates leadership and interpersonal skills to engage and
motivate team members.
--- Demonstrates initiative and strong attention to detail.
--- Knowledge of Scrum, Scaled Agile, Lean Agile, XP, Kanban and
other Agile development techniques.
--- Ability to understand and aggregate product knowledge,
including execution to product roadmap.
--- Strong emphasis on teamwork and close collaboration across all
roles and functions.
--- Ability to synchronize with non-technical teams to deliver
product releases smoothly and managing multiple projects
--- Ability to work with vendors and stakeholders to identify
project risks, constraints and dependencies.
--- Ability to handle conflict resolution well, facilitating
discussion and alternatives of different approaches.
--- Knowledge of DevOps and CI/CD pipeline.
--- 5+ years' experience with customer-facing web applications.
--- Experience supporting a large-scale ERP implementation.
--- Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or SAFe Scrum Master (SSM)
certification (strongly desired) (required).
--- SAFe Agilist 5.0 Certification (strongly desired).
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this changesupporting our clients' digital journeys and offering
our professionals exciting career opportunities.
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professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards
that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of
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