Agile Project Lead in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 11/25/2017

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Job Description

Job Number: R0016749

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Agile Project Lead

Key Role:

Provide technical leadership to plan and implement the program or project life cycle activities needed to conceive, design, develop, test, operate, sustain, and retire software and systems to perform expected functions or missions. Guide and manage teams through Agile delivery of software and services, embracing and casting the Agile mindset across client spaces. Lead Agile delivery teams consisting of a mix of client and contractor staff and support the team with project startup and Agile transformations and step in and assume different roles quickly, including Scrum Master and product owner, as needed. Assist government leadership and stakeholders in defining mission and operational requirements, de–conflicting competing requirements, and establishing priorities to ensure the most effective and efficient use of the technology capability. Identify, secure, and allocate the technical resources required and establish, analyze, monitor, and resolve issues with the cost, schedule, risk, and resources. Facilitate collaboration to improve team productivity while promoting continuous improvement. Serve as an expert on Agile principles, values, and practices to engineering managers, developers, quality engineers, software designers, and architects.

Basic Qualifications:

-5 years of experience in project management with at least 2 years of experience with using Agile software development methods in an onsite DevOps environment and meeting cost, schedule, and performance requirements for DoD software development projects

-Experience with teaching technical team’s basic Agile framework concepts

-Experience with presenting material to senior division, program, and government officials

-Ability to demonstrate expertise in the values stated in the Agile Manifesto and creative ways of delivering value to clients

-Ability to create detailed schedules using Microsoft Project or other project tools

-Ability to travel to customer sites CONUS between10–20% of the time

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with software development in a host of languages, including C#, C++, Java, and or Python

-Experience with Microsoft SQL Server, including database design

-Experience with the Atlassian tool suite, including JIRA, Confluence, or BitBucket

-Experience with Microsoft Project or Primavera Teamplay

-Experience with military Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) programs

-Experience with tracking and reporting status of concurrent project schedules and dependencies

-Experience with budget and resource management

-Experience with DoD spectrum management particularly for the Army or Marine Corps

-Knowledge of multiple Agile frameworks, including Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, and XP

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree in CS, Information Systems, Cybersecurity, Business, Management, or a related IT field

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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