1+ months

Agile Scrum Master Project Manager

MSC
Bethesda, MD 20814

Overview

We blend deep domain expertise in health IT, life sciences, public safety, and grants management with advanced technologies to help Federal agencies solve complex problems that improve, protect, and save lives. As a rapidly growing company, we combine entrepreneurial spirit, customer focus, and an outcomes-based approach to cultivate a culture of innovation, customer success, and employee growth.

 

NCBI is part of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  NCBI is the worlds premier biomedical center hosting over six million daily users that seek research, clinical, genetic, and other information that directly impacts biomedical research and public health at NCBI you can literally help to accelerate cures for diseases! NCBIs wide range of applications, platforms (node, python, Django, C++, you name it) and environments (big data [petabytes], machine learning, multiple clouds) serve more users than almost any other US Government Agency according to https://analytics.usa.gov/. 

 

We attract the best people in the business with our competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, 401k plan with employer contribution, paid holidays, vacation, and tuition reimbursement. If you enjoy being a part of a high performing, professional service and technology focused organization, please apply today!

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Coordinates the full software development lifecycle (SDLC) in a scientific environment, including defining technical and functional requirements, quality control planning, implementation, upgrades, and integration with existing NCBI systems through Agile Process methodology.
  • Coach software development product teams in adoption and practice of Agile/Scrum and scaled Agile frameworks.
  • Support and contribute to the NCBI best practices for Agile and full project management.
  • Position includes daily coordination of complex technical projects dealing with scientific and genomic data.
  • Will be responsible for tracking milestones and producing deliverables. 
  • Balances risks, schedules, and resources. 
  • Coordinates cross-functional teams of various sizes with diverse technical skills sets.
  • Communicates project issues to stakeholders and senior management.

Requirements

  • Formal education (minimum: Bachelors degree) in Computer Science or related field.
  • Requires at least 5 years of project management experience and at least 5 years of experience developing the software and/or managing the software development.
  • Strong Technical Knowledge of software application development.
  • Experience managing software development projects using Agile methodologies
  • Experience leading and coaching teams new to Agile methodologies and practices
  • Experience managing multiple product teams and coordinating work across multiple teams and departments.
  • Effective verbal and written communications.
  • Experience in delivery of complex enterprise level software development projects 

Desired Skills:

  • Masters degree preferred.
  • Experience with scientific or biological data a plus.
  • Experience as software development technical lead.
  • Experience working with large databases, statistical analysis, and clinical data.
  • Experience in a research and development (R&D) environment with demonstrated ability to analyze problems and propose multiple solutions.
  • Experience with large distributed systems and cloud computing.

 

 

Medical Science & Computing (MSC), a Dovel company, is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

 

We blend deep domain expertise in health IT, life sciences, public safety, and grants management with advanced technologies to help Federal agencies solve complex problems that improve, protect, and save lives. As a rapidly growing company, we combine entrepreneurial spirit, customer focus, and an outcomes-based approach to cultivate a culture of innovation, customer success, and employee growth.

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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Posted: 2020-07-14 Expires: 2020-12-10

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