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Scrum Master

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Date: Jun 10, 2021

Location: Falls Church, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 109044 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Scrum Master to join our team in Falls Church, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

General Duties and Tasks include:   Scrum Master is chiefly responsible to effectively and efficiently manage the development sprints from planning to execution to review in an agile development environment. The role will include running daily scrums, managing the product backlog, collaborating on requirement documentation, managing support tickets and unblocking barriers to keep the team moving. The ideal candidate will be able to collaborate with cross-functional teams, demonstrate strong leadership abilities   Skills: - Minimum 5 years of project management experience and 2 years leading sprints - Deep understanding of the fundamentals of iterative and incremental development - Demonstrable expertise of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, etc. - Deep understanding of agile metrics (tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, user stories etc.) to analyze and improve sprint planning - Expert coach on implementation of agile scrum - Strong knowledge of Scrum theory, rules and practices - Strong understanding of SDLC and Agile procedures to predict the development teams’ needs - Solid experience working with Architecture teams to assess and size story/epics - Excellent communicator in person, over the phone and through email   Required Experience and Education: - Bachelor's Degree or higher - 10-12 years of relevant experience - Ability to obtain a DOJ/Public Trust Clearance    

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

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