Are you ready to work on programs that can potentially CHANGE THE WORLD? Join the BEST and THE BRIGHTEST at Leidos, where we spend every day positively making a difference for our customers with every key stroke! You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Disability Leave, Safe Work Environments AND an incredible internal/external referral bonus program for knowing and sharing great talent with us!!
Leidos provides professional services and security support encompassing multiple customer locations. Services include:
Security administration and oversight enforcement of sensitive programs
Personnel Security Support
Leidos is seeking qualified candidates for an Insider Threat Engineering Specialist - Scrum Master in Springfield VA that will manage the planning and execution of Essential SAFe teams and processes. Scrum Masters assist the team in executing activities; facilitate communication between teams, and tracking interdependencies. Scrum masters coach and advise teams on tailoring and executing best practices.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
Coach teams in developing and maintaining processes and implementing best practices
Lead teams in conducting Agile team rituals to guide delivery of Features
Participate in team and program-level events
Ensure status in Jira is current
Facilitate cross team communication
Manage and resolve interdependencies
Provide process statistics and reporting
Define and improve processes
Customize Jira and Confluence
Participate in multi-functional teams and manage work through JIRA
WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED-REQUIRED:
Bachelors degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience. Additional relevant experience in lieu of degree may be considered.
TS/SCI level clearance is a hard requirement.
Possess a minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience in Project Management, Systems Engineering, or Development of Information Technology systems
Possess a minimum of one (1) years of experience in defining and managing work in an Agile process. For the purpose of this requirement, an Agile certification from Scrum.org, Scrum Alliance, Scaled Agile, or Project Management Institute, or similar organization will count as 1 year of experience.
Possess one (1) year of experience customizing and managing either JIRA or an alternative Agile Project Management tool
Possess one (1) year of experience customizing and managing either Confluence, an alternative Knowledge Management tool, or web development
HOW YOU WILL STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD-PREFERRED:
Certified in Scrum Master certification (Certified Scrum Master, Certified SAFe Scrum Master, Professional Scrum Master, or equivalent), SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE), SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC), or a substantially similar intermediate to advanced Agile team or program management certification
"External Referral Eligible"
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5000.00
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Development
Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.