Senior Agile Systems Analyst

Herndon, VA
Feb 16, 2021
Feb 25, 2021
IT, Systems Analyst
Full Time
Job Description Peraton is seeking a motivated, customer-oriented, Senior Agile Analyst to coordinate and coach our development team to enable self-organizing teams that are flexible and fully productive during sprints and provide a robust and agile Platform as a Service (PaaS) environment. * Manage timelines, resolve problems and coach team members on Agile methodologies and how to apply the Scrum framework; guide development teams to higher Scrum maturity * Plan deliverables and help teams monitor performance * Coordinate sprints, retrospective meetings and daily stand-ups * Work with product owners to handle backlogs and new requests * Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each sprint * Facilitate internal communication and effective collaboration * Point of contact for external communications (eg from customers or stakeholders) Required Qualifications * Possess a minimum of 10 years' relevant hands-on work experience in a scrum master role * Excellent knowledge of Scrum techniques and artifacts (such as definition of done, user stories, automated testing, backlog refinement) * Excellent communication and servant leadership skills * Problem-solving and conflict-resolution ability * Requires current TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance * SCI actively used within the last 2 years * Polygraph within the last 5 years Desired Qualifications * Possess a Scrum Master certification Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator, we are a trusted provider of highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies, including the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, and NASA. Every day, our 10,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.