Technical Lead / Scrum Master

Employer
Concept Plus
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
May 18, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
The Technical Lead/Scrum Master (TL/SM) will be responsible for the program technical leadership to meet established business requirements using agile development practices. You will be responsible for technical oversight of the project delivery, task management, application design, planning, overall development oversight and mentoring team members. As a Scrum Master, you will actively guide the planning, tracking and other day-to-day activities of an agile delivery team. This role requires solid, practical experience with the techniques and approaches in guiding and supporting project teams with release and sprint planning, estimation sessions, reviews and retrospectives. Duties and Responsibilities: Implement agile practices such as SCRUM and Kanban to manage the development cycles or O&M tasks, all in support of continuous improvement.Facilitate daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, sprint review, and sprint retrospectives,Drive technical approach for enterprise application and hands on technical leadership to ensure high quality, on time delivery.Remove technical impediments identified during daily scrum meetingsWork with team in prioritizing program and product backlog on a weekly basisAssess and manage functional and non-functional requirements and ensure that they are addressed with the technical solutionWork directly with customer and internal high level management on identifying and prioritizing product and system enhancementsLead team of 5-10 technical personnel.Responsible for managing Development, Test, QA and Production databases and implementing future Oracle enhancements to meet the business needs of the end usersOversee the creation, modification, testing, and documentation of PL/SQL code, tables, packages, procedures, functions, and database triggers, which includes checking database source code in/out of source control packages.Maintain applications data model and application data migration using PL/SQL and store procedures.Hands-on development of application components.Assist in the deployment of applications into production. Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's/Master's in Computer Science or related disciplines, or relevant software development experience.5+ years in development and deployment of software solutions product within software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) process.5+ years experience with Object Oriented Concepts, Analysis and DesignCertified Scrum Master (CSM) with 3+ years as Scrum Master.Demonstrated technical team leadership, at least 4+ team members.Experience with third party Oracle and RDBMS management tools.Knowledge of Oracle Application Express (APEX), preferably development expertise.Working knowledge of .Net application development and understanding of Microsoft frameworks.Demonstrated experience working with C#, VB, SQL, PL/SQL and Oracle development tools.Demonstrated experience with managing small to medium projects teams through all sprints/iterations and phases of the project SDLC.Experience with organizing and facilitating daily stand-ups, reviews, retrospectives, sprint/release planning, demos and other Scrum-related meetings.Experience with backlog management and tracking, burn-down/burn-up metrics and monitoring, velocity, and task decomposition.Applicants are subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.US Citizenship required. Preferred / Special Skills:Experience with Microsoft .NET, Microsoft SQL server, and Oracle database and management tools preferred.Experience with Atlassian tools (JIRA/Confluence/Stash).Familiarity with automation, continuous integration and DevOps concepts/ implementations. No unsolicited agency referrals please.Concept Plus is a growing SDB and 8(a) certified consulting firm headquartered in Fairfax, VA. We are an Oracle Platinum Partner, offering deep technical expertise, combined with business insights and an experienced team focused on providing technical solutions for our clients. We are proud to have been recognized as one of the "25 Most Powerful Oracle Solution Providers" in the area!We offer great benefits including competitive pay, comprehensive health insurance, dental and vision insurance, paid life insurance, paid time off, 11 paid holidays, bonuses, tuition reimbursement, unlimited training, and the opportunity to work in a collaborative, flexible, innovative environment! For additional information about our dynamic organization, please visit our website at www.conceptplusllc.com. Concept Plus is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. As such, we will give your application full consideration without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.