Scrum Master #5221


  • US-VA-Fairfax
  • Information Technology
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?



Looking for a Scrum Master to join our team. The candidate should have experience with the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and software development using agile methodologies such as Scrum, DevOps, SAFe, etc., within large organizations. The candidate needs to be able to effectively manage diverse teams and cross functional stakeholders. Must have experience with diverse IT projects both large and small.

  • Must be well versed in full systems development life cycle, strategic information planning, structure and management practices.
  • Experience working with and managing expectations of multiple Product Owners.
  • Must be able to identify, communicate and mitigate risks to the program.
  • Demonstrated experience successfully managing disparately located personnel.
  • Demonstrated and current experience managing program delivering systems/tools/solutions in production, while transitioning to better technology solutions.
  • Must be able to provide oral and written discussion of analytical findings using narrative and graphic forms.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills and be able to facilitate and document meetings effectively.
  • Must be able to use qualitative and quantitative analytical skills to assess the effectiveness of the operations.
  • Identifying symptoms for process improvement.
  • Analytical and investigation skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance and supervision.
  • Oversee design, implementation, QA, operations, sustainment, and validation of programming code and products.
  • Create project outlines and timelines and distribute responsibilities to team members.
  • Facilitate daily stand-ups, and meetings to monitor project progress and resolve any issues the team may be experiencing.
  • Shape team behavior through excellent management via the agile method
  • Remove project obstacles and roadblocks to develop solutions with team.
  • Ensure milestones are reached and deadlines are met throughout project lifecycle.
  • Build strong relationships with stakeholders, application users, and program owners.
  • Document progress and communicate to upper management and stakeholders.
  • Provide recurring or ad hoc project status reports.
  • Coordinate meeting invites, develop meeting agendas, facilitate meetings, develop meeting minutes.
  • Maintain document and data repositories – SharePoint, ADO, GitHub.


Bachelor’s with 2 – 5 years (or commensurate experience)



GovCIO is a team of transformers — people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can’t do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things – for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this missoin. Are you ready to be transformer?

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/ F/Vet/Disabled

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