Agile Team Leader

Location
Middletown, RI
Posted
Jan 12, 2017
Closes
Apr 04, 2017
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
Seeking a dynamic technical leader for a highly complex software development project to be the lead Agile/Scrum methodology mentor and senior developer. The ideal candidate will be a certified Product Owner and Scrum Master with significant experience in both of these roles. In addition to these credentials, the candidate should have experience with Java, SOA, GIS, and web technologies. The candidate will serve as Product Owner/Technical Lead for two or more scrum teams and supporting staff. The successful candidate will be responsible for the team’s proper execution of Agile/Scrum methodologies and the timely production of high quality software products to meet customer needs. Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.

 1. Designs, develops, codes, tests, and debugs complex new software products, or makes significant enhancements to existing software.

 2. Researches and integrates design strategies, product specifications, development schedules, and user expectations into product capabilities.

 3. Resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.

 4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.

 5. Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application execution.

 6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

 7. Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for software operating systems and application issues.

 8. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.

 9. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress.

 10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software engineers.

 11. May serve as a technical team or task leader.

 12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 13. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

Qualifications 8-10 years of related software development experience.

Agile Product Owner CertificationAgile Scrum Master CertificationPMP Certification highly desired As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.