Scrum Master

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ManTech Advanced Systems International
Agile, Analysis, API, Automated, Business Requirements, Development, Management, Project, Release, Risk Management, Scrum, Security, Testing, UX
Full Time, Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Scrum Master
Information Technology

The scrum master

works in a multi-teamed environment and is integrated with one or more product

development teams.   The scrum master also serves as an agile coach that

works with the integrated project team, product owners and release managers to

teach and implement agile best practices. The scrum master performs product

backlog grooming, facilitates sprint planning and demonstration sessions

between Product Owners and the product development teams. The Scrum Master

helps identify, coordinate and manage dependencies for the teams she/he

coaches.   The Scrum Master has experience with lean work management

practices, including Scrum and Kanban. The Scrum Master will serve as the

primary liaison between the Business Units, Information Technology and 3 rd

party vendors.  


  • Demonstrated knowledge and

    or experience with one or more Identity Management (IDM) products (Okta,

    IDaaS, Experian, Precise ID RIDP, and Saviynt IGAaaS).  

  • Ability to work with the

    product owner and the product team to manage a continuous product backlog

    grooming process

  • Ability to coach agile

    principles to various levels within the organization, including

    stakeholders, release managers, and product development teams, taking

    organization maturity level into account.

  • Ability to work within a

    lean UX and lean engineering environment Possess a strong attention to


  • Demonstrated skills in

    interviewing business units, stakeholders and technical leads to gather and

    clarify business requirements.  

  • Demonstrate strong

    collaboration and teaming skills.

  • Demonstrate the ability to

    listen and consider input from other team members

  • Manage lightweight, living

    planning documents, like an Agile Product Roadmap.

  • Conduct all Scrum

    ceremonies, including Sprint Planning, daily Scrum Meetings, Sprint

    Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives

  • Calculate ongoing team

    capacity and velocity

  • Help Product Owner with

    prioritization, risk management, and scope

  • Lead working session

    meetings to discuss scope, schedule and requirements with product owners

  • Oversee and manage

    implementation of various agile techniques such as Scrum, Kanban,

    Automated Testing, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, DevOps

  • Manage product quality,

    releases and delivery

  • Work with stakeholders to

    accurately report progress, risks, successes, and failures

  • Maintain a close working

    relationship with the product owner, scrum team and other stake holders

  • Foster collaboration and communication

    between team members on technical issues, on process improvements, and in

    addressing and escalating project

  • Exceptional interpersonal

    skills (negotiation, team-building, positive thinking, can-do attitude and

    job flexibility)


  • Ensure Scrum, Kanban and

    other agile methods are being followed as agreed to by the team

  • Remove barriers and

    impediments for product development teams

  • Coach team members on Scrum

    and agile best practices

  • Act as a coach and mentor to

    ensure development teams work toward core the Scrum principles of

    collaboration, prioritization, team accountability, and visibility

  • Participate and contribute

    to product roadmap and release plans


• 4+ years of experience being a Scrum Master 

• 2+ years of experience working with product development teams that practice

modern and lean product development methods, such user-centered and user

experience design, DevOps, public API development, Microservices, and

acceptance test driven development. 

• Passion for managing and exceeding customer expectations



Equivalent Experience/Education

Bachelor's Degree




  Scrum Master: 5 years

Agile Coach: 2 years

5 Years of IDM business analysis and design  expertise

Requires Bachelor’s degree (in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field) or equivalent, and seven to nine years of related experience.
Equivalent Experience/Education
Bachelor's Degree
13-15 years w/High School Diploma
07-09 years w/Bachelors Degree
04-06 years w/Masters Degree
ManTech International Corporation is comprised of approximately 7,300 talented employees who use advanced technology to help government and industry meet some of their greatest challenges around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Nearly half our employees have a military background, and approximately 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, health, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,100 active contracts with more than 50 different government agencies.

Company Information

ManTech was founded in 1968 to provide advanced technological services to the United States government. We began with a single contract with the U.S. Navy to develop war-gaming models for the submarine community. Over the years, our government's technology needs have increased dramatically in scope and sophistication, and we have grown to meet that challenge.
Dice Id : 10120503
Position Id : 96153BR

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