306 - Agile Scrum Master

Azure Summit Technology
Fairfax, VA
Nov 12, 2022
Nov 27, 2022
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Azure Summit Technology is a mature, growing small business with locations in Melbourne, Florida, and Fairfax, Virginia, and remote employees across the United States. Azure develops and delivers high-performance RF hardware, firmware, and software products, and innovative, practical, multi-function RF systems solutions that address emerging missions of national importance for customers across the Department of Defense. We are a diverse team of highly qualified RF systems engineers and mission subject matter experts (SMEs) with backgrounds in electrical, mechanical, RF, hardware, software, firmware, and systems engineering, working together within a creative, innovative and highly collaborative culture, to deliver cutting edge solutions for our customers. To do this, we hire people with a passion to succeed. We look for problem solvers. People who have unique perspectives and diverse experience.*Are you in?*Do you work well in a team environment and on your own as an individual contributor? Do you know how to set the bar high and achieve goals for yourself and bring others along with you? Do you work hard and play hard? Do you want to help the company succeed and build your skill set and further your career at the same time? Azure Summit Technology just might be the place for you.*What do we do?*Azure Summit Technology provides a wide range of multi-channel, software-defined radio solutions for applications including surveillance, communications, radar, direction finding, emitter location, and interference cancellation. Systems can be tailored to meet a variety of requirements for bandwidth, dynamic range, number of channels, and computational resources. Supported platforms range from resource-constrained small UAVs and wearable devices to manned aircraft and submarines. Azure also offers innovative signal processing solutions to challenging problems in the realm of radio frequency spectrum awareness.*What will you do?*Azure Summit Technology is currently seeking an Agile Scrum Master. This position will be located at our Fairfax, VA, facility with occasional overnight travel to our Melbourne, FL, office, and other customer sites as required.The selected candidate will work in various agile frameworks (such as Scrum and Kanban) to support multiple projects in their efforts and product deliveries. You will coach and advise cross-disciplinary teams as well as provide leadership on desired Scrum processes, procedures, values, interactions and drive continuous improvement. Candidate should have a firm grasp of agile practices and the ability to effectively manage and mentor development teams. Duties include, but are not limited to the following:* Enable teams to become self-organizing, cross-functional, and accountable while assisting them to achieve their Sprint plan by facilitating Agile events, relentlessly removing impediments, and resolving issues outside of the team's control* Lead the planning and execution of development and delivery of efforts for one or more products to a high standard* Manage and assist with requirements gathering, design, development, and implementation of the various software products under your purview* Train new employees and team members on Agile practices* Play a key role in resolving business and team conflicts with active involvement in technical matters, finding gaps and ensuring users involvement in business decisions and description of the business flow* Work closely with Product Owners and other stakeholders to effectively communicate and execute against their needs*Basic Requirements: ** US citizenship - due to the nature of the work and contract requirement* Ability to obtain a SECRET or TOP SECRET security clearance - due to contract requirement* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field* Minimum 7 years' experience understanding and implementing Agile values, principles, and practices (ie, Kanban, Scrum)*Preferred Requirements: ** Experience working with stakeholders for backlog item prioritization, grooming, and understanding of epic/stories/tasks* Experience with JIRA to create/enhance dashboards, monitor progress of sprint/workflow, and provide statuses to stakeholders in a timely manner* Experience using risk and business impact analysis and reporting skills* Certified Scrum Master or Kanban certification preferred* Hands-on experience with tools like MS Project, MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, and SharePoint* Knowledge of DevOps tools and practicesAzure Summit Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disabled Employer. Azure Summit Technology provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, service in the military, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Equal employment opportunity applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training. Azure Summit Technology expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment or discrimination based on any of the characteristics mentioned above. Improper interference with the ability of other employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated. To request accommodation, contact Julia Bergeman, 571-308-1408, Type: Full-time

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