ITC Defense

  • Scrum Master

    Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    ITC Defense is seeking a Scrum Master to plan and manage our development sprints and product releases, while aiding in addressing needs and resolving roadblocks identified by the development team. Compensation commensurate with experience.


    • Manage day-to-day technical activities and influence team members to leverage, follow and support agile software development practices
    • Interface with Product Owner/Business Analyst and key stakeholders in Project Management, QA and Technology Operations to ensure high quality delivery of software projects on time and in budget
    • Work with Software Manager and Product Owner/Business Analyst to provide development sizings & cost analysis estimates
    • Ensure the coordination of individual team deliverables are synchronized as necessary to achieve product releases
    • Prepare for and facilitate daily scrum meetings, biweekly sprint planning, review, retrospective, backlog refinement meetings, and planning poker sessions for the technical team
    • Facilitate and prepare for external end-of-sprint demonstrations
    • Create, maintain, and organize backlog of features, epics, stories, and tasks in JIRA
    • Create, maintain, and execute release planning using team capacity and skill set information
    • Compile, analyze, and present statistics about time estimation accuracy, team velocity, and burn down rate to manage each sprint
    • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
    • Manage ISO 9001:2015 Design process with eye on CMMI Level 3 certification


    • Experienced Scrum Master with 5+ years leading a software development team that is applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory
    • Scrum Alliance CSM required, plus CSPO preferred
    • Experience using Agile backlog management tool(s), preferably JIRA
    • Experience working independently and with geographically disperse teams
    • Familiar with Waterfall Development approach
    • ISO 9001 or CMMI experience preferred
    • U.S. Government contract experience a plus
    • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related field a plus

    As a HUBZone certified business, we strongly encourage candidates who reside in a HUBZone to apply. To confirm if your home address is within a HUBZone, please visit ITC Defense Corp. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or protected veteran status. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For further information on our equal opportunity protections as part of the employment process, please see and


    ACCESSIBILITY- If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation for purposes of participating in the application/selection process with ITC. Please refer to our website for further information on all our EEO/VEVRAA policies. Thank you for your interest in ITC Defense!


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