CACI International Agile Coach, Technical Scrum Master - Vermont in Williston, Vermont
CACI’s Business and Information Technology Solutions (BITS) Sector, is seeking an experienced Technical Scrum Master in the Williston, VT area to support a large Department of Homeland Security (DHS), United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) contract. If you are a motivated individual looking to be a part of critical mission, CACI would like to speak with you.
What You’ll Get to Do:
We are working to grow the team for an important mission with one of our federal government clients. When you join you will be part of an important and exciting mission that provides information technology expertise, strategic vision and tactical implementations using frameworks that require cloud services that are virtualized, scalable, and cost effective and that utilize DevOps practices.
The successful candidate is one who has had repeated success leading the delivery of medium to large scope IT initiatives of moderate complexity that involve obtaining agreement/adoption of project objectives and deliverables by key sponsors and stakeholders. The successful candidate also ensures that a comprehensive project plan is developed and maintained to track deliverables and progress toward completion on time and within budget, utilizes traditional as well as Agile based project management methodologies and tools throughout project life cycle. This position typically works under limited supervision and direction.
More About the Role:
Plan, organize, lead, and deliver IT component of business projects within time, budget, and resource constraints.
Define scope, goals, and deliverables to support the Stakeholders and Sponsors requirements.
Provide regular status updates to relevant business and IT stakeholders
Contribute, manage, and mitigate risk and issues Log for each project/initiative. Lead and communicate high severity items in a timely manner to resolution.
Ensures that deliverables, artifacts, and repositories meet governance standards and are audit-ready.
Provides input for Client/Project management of the roadmap, including prioritization, estimation, resource capacity demand planning, risks, and dependencies.
Works directly with Architects and Business Analysts to manage the technical aspects of a development project.
Lead cross-functional project teams made up of internal and vendor IT resources
Leverages formal change management processes to manage changes to scope, cost, schedule and to ensure alignment in expectations.
Provide coaching of core roles as part of the Scrum practices, facilitating, create and maintain artifacts, and assist the Product Owners.
Responsible for leading Product Owner to effectively apply and improve upon Agile practices.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
US Citizenship required
An active Entrance on Duty (EOD) is required to begin employment and must be maintained as a requirement of continued employment.
Bachelor’s degree in computer-related field, or equivalent work experience.
5 – 8+ years of experience in IT Project Management in both Waterfall and Agile environments.
Experience managing infrastructure, application development and mobile technology projects.
PMP Certification required.
Two or more of the following Certifications: Certified Scrum Professional – ScrumMaster (CSP-SM), Certified Scrum Professional – Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSP-CSPO), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), SAFe 4 Program Consultant (SPC), Scaled Agilist (SA), SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP).
Experience working within a large-scale delivery project and project management methodologies.
Excellent presentation and communication skills: both written and verbal before all tiers of client and corporate personnel.
Experience working with an Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tool: JIRA, Rally, LeanKit, AgileCraft
Working knowledge of Agile and Lean frameworks and tools, including Lean/SAFe, Scrum, Kanban
Advanced level knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Visio, MS Project.
Experience with ITIL preferred.
Excellent critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Relevant DHS focused experience
Experience with major cloud providers preferred.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.