Scrum Master in Charleston, SC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0022222

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.

Scrum Master

The Charleston Digital Hub of Booz Allen Hamilton is seeking qualified candidates for a Scrum Master in the Charleston, SC area. 

The Charleston Digital Hub is a software development hub of Booz Allen that operates and executes much like a fast-paced startup within the larger organization. We thrive in a high-energy, open office atmosphere that fosters creativity and innovation. We wake up in the morning ready to have fun and talk tech. We have dogs in the office, ping pong in the breakroom, and t-shirts trump ties, but most importantly - we focus on surrounding our team members with people who are enthusiastic about working, learning, and growing, and most importantly, having fun together!

What You’ll Do
-Facilitate Scrum ceremonies (daily standups, sprint planning, retrospectives, etc)
-Be the heart and soul of your teams; keep them excited and focused around what is being delivered
-Keep a pulse on team’s progress and radiate information to project leadership
-Recognize, raise, and remove impediments proactively that would prevent your team from achieving their sprint goal(s)
-Obtain your Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification within 1 yr of employment

Who You Are
A Servant Leader:
-Lead your team by removing impediments and employing Agile best practices
-Shield the team from diversions and distractions
-Encourage and model transparency, inspection, and adaptation

A Problem Solver:
-Able to bring disagreements into the open and help to manage them collaboratively
-Raise issues early and often
-Identify and elevate performance issues through the appropriate channels

What You Need
-The ability to obtain a security clearance
-Must live in the Charleston, SC area or be willing to relocate
-3+ years experience within an SDLC environment, preferably using Agile techniques
-Understanding basic fundamentals of iterative and incremental development

What Would be Nice
-Scrum Master Certification (CSM) or Product Owner Certification (CSPO)

-Agile PMI-ACP Certification
-Bachelor’s Degree

-Experience with distributed development teams which span multiple geographies, time zones and cultures

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

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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