190041 - IT Project Manager 3 - Scrum Master
Industry
IT
Region
VA-Virginia
City
Newport News
State
VA
Rate
$40.2 to $52.89 DOE
Duration
1 Year
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking an IT Project Manager 3 - Scrum Master for an opportunity in Newport News, VA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Leads and directs one or more project teams engaged in the design, implementation and modification of IT projects that span across functional organizations. Prepares project execution plan and identifies appropriate technical and business resources needed for the team. Ensures projects are completed on schedule, within budget and meets technical requirements of the assignment. Keeps current on advances in the field of IT. Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team.
Knowledge
Complete understanding and wide application of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the field. General knowledge of other related disciplines.

Problem Solving
Provide technical solutions to a wide range of complex difficult problems. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, practicable, and consistent with organization objectives.

Discretion / Latitude
Works under only general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.

Impact
Contributes to the completion of specific programs and projects. Failure to obtain results or erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in serious program delays and considerable expenditure of resources.

Liaison
Frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts. Represents the organization in providing solutions to difficult technical issues associated with specific projects.


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor of Science Degree with a minimum years of experience of 5 years.
Master's degree and 3 years of relevant experience. PhD and 0 years of experience.
Special Requirements:
o Minimum of First level Scrum Master certification (PSM I, CSM), A-CSM, PSM II preferred.
o Minimum of three years of experience serving as Scrum Master on Software Scrum Team(s), five preferred
o Thorough understanding of the Agile Manifesto and Scrum Guide including experience with widely successful Agile techniques (for example, User Stories, Continuous Integration, Pairing/Mobbing/Swarming, Automated Testing, Agile Games, etc.)
o Excellent team player with strong conflict resolution skills and, the ability to influence positive change without authority

EDUCATION:
Bachelors in Science, Masters, or PhD is required. School must be accredited.

HOURS:
7:30AM to 4PM
This position is currently 100% remote, ONSITE WORK WILL BE REQUIRED AS OF 9/1/21. After 9/1/21, an expected 25% onsite work will be required.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Andrew Craft
acraft@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x173 or (877) 244-5418 x173

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.