SCRUM Master - 36064 in Springfield, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/7/2021

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Job Description

Position Summary

Alion is looking for a SCRUM Master to join our team in St Louis, MO and contribute to our “Many Moves Ahead” on exciting programs for NGA. The Scrum Master ensures the team lives agile values and principles and follows the processes and practices.  


  • Help remove impediments and foster an environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement.
  • Focus on providing the support needed by the teams to be self-organizing and self-managing.   
  • Helping other team members communicate, coordinate, and cooperate; assists the team in meeting their delivery goals.
  • Helping software development teams apply the Scrum framework
  • Planning deliverables and helping teams monitor performance
  • Resolving issues that hinder the teams’ work
  • Track all teamwork in Government provided management tool (Redmine/Jira)
  • Organized and run all team daily scrum meetings
  • Report team status and issues at the Scrum of Scrums
  • Assist tracking the execution of Epics, Features and Stories for the team 
  • Facilitate planning events with the team in preparation for larger team events 

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related scientific or technical disciplines. Education and work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience. 
  • Possesses at least one of the Agile Development Certifications:  Certified Scrum Master, Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) or Certified Scrum Professional.  
  • Three plus years experience with Agile Methology.  
  • Two plus years working Agile projects within the Amazon Web Service (AWS) environment.  
  • Understanding of DevSecOps.  
  • Experience in JIRA.  
  • DOD8570 and AWS certifications desired
  • An active Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info (SCI) clearance with ability to obtain Poly


Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info
Telework - Not Eligible

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