Northrop Grumman Scrum Master - Project Engineer in Roy, Utah
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.
Northrop Grumman Strategic Deterrent Systems Division Engineering has an opening for a Scrum Master to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. The selected candidate will be the Chief Scrum Master to multiple Engineering Process development and improvement teams across Systems Engineering and Product Lifecycle Management disciplines, supporting the team members with Agile processes, Jira usage, and metrics definition.
Adhere to Agile methodology to enforce Scrum compliance among the system test teams.
Act as an Agile coach to the other Scrum Masters, Product Owners, and team members.
Facilitate sprint ceremonies such as Sprint Planning, Review, Retrospective, Daily Scrum, Scrum of Scrums, and Backlog Refinement.
Ensure that user stories are progressing each day and mitigate roadblocks by working with Product Owners and agile teams.
Work with team leads and project managers on schedule, and ensure user stories and sprints align with deadlines.
Use Agile tools such as Atlassian Jira to aid in Scrum coordination
Aid in providing additional Agile metrics, to support a DevSecOps mindset
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and collaborative/team settings across all levels.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
• Educational Assistance
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
• Paid Time Off
• Health & Wellness Resources
• Employee Discounts
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university and 2 years of professional experience, or Master's degree with 0 years' experience.
Experience with Agile methodologies (i.e., Scrum)
Experience with Atlassian Jira
Able to obtain Secret DoD Clearance
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Active DoD Secret clearance with investigation in the past 5 years
Familiarity with Systems Engineering and PLM processes
Holds Scrum certification such as Professional Scrum Master (PSM)
Experience leading scrum teams
Familiarity with SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) or similar scaled agile methodology
Experience with DevSecOps practices and tools
Experience with implementing Agile metrics (i.e., burndown, velocity)
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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