1+ months

Scrum Master - Missile Defense Radar Software

Raytheon Missle Systems
Woburn, MA 01815
This is your opportunity to join the Missile Defense Radar Software Leadership Team in Woburn, Massachusetts as a Scrum Master on the AN/TPY-2 Radar Team .
The Missile Defense Radar Software Departments mission is to provide world class Missile Defense and Surveillance Radar Software for radar systems deployed on land and sea. Our software teams employ Agile and DevOps methods for rapid and continuous deployment of capabilities for our customers. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern computing languages and platforms.
Raytheon is seeking a Scrum Master to help manage and guide the agile Scrum teams from development to deployment of functional capabilities to fulfill Customers requirements from the product backlog. The Scrum Master will operate as the servant leader for the agile Scrum teams to ensure clear and transparent communication and removing impediments to help the teams success in meeting its goals and objectives. The Scrum Master will have a thorough understanding of scaled agile frameworks (e.g. SAFe) and will be able to operate within the appropriate agile methodology (Scrum/Kanban/Scrumban) to facilitate the agile teams activities.

Exhibit Agile Leadership Help the team embrace agile values, adopt and apply agile principles and implement agile practices. Personify Agile and Scrum; serve the team, including the Product Owner (PO), in their customer-focused mission to deliver continuous value.
Facilitate Progress toward Team Goals Help the team align and focus on Sprint and Program Iteration (PI) Goals. Foster continuous improvement of performance in the areas of quality, predictability, flow and velocity.
Remove Impediments Directly remove or guide the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel, including outside the team
Lead Team Efforts in Relentless Improvement Assess the Scrum maturity of the team (includes PO) and coach them to higher levels of maturity. Help the team improve and take responsibility for their actions. Teach problem-solving techniques.
Support Team Rules Reinforce lightweight agile team rules including rules of Scrum, Built-In Quality, Work In Process (WIP) limits and other process rules the team agreed upon
Support the Product Owner Help the Product Owner in their efforts to manage the product backlog and roadmap. Help the PO guide the team while facilitating a healthy team dynamic with respect to scope, priorities and product quality.
Facilitation Facilitate (not lead) team meetings, including (where applicable) the Daily Standup, Sprint/Increment Planning, Demo/Reviews and Retrospectives

This opportunity is your entry point into program leadership on a dynamic and growing team.
This position can be a Salary Grade G08 or Salary Grade G09 based on the candidate's qualifications relative to the skills, experience and requirements of the position.

U.S. Citizenship status
is required
this position
an active
U.S. Security Clearance as within one year of employment.

Required Skills:

Minimum 4 years of experience in software engineering

Agile development experience
Experience with C, C++, Ada, or Java
Experience working on software development teams; both with Software Development Life Cycle and Agile Frameworks
U.S. Citizenship is required.

Desired Skills:

Scrum Master Certification (CSM)
Six Sigma Expert
Team Leadership experience
Proficiency in agile management tools such as Rational Team Concert and Jira
Understanding of DevOps Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery
Knowledge and/or experience with other agile techniques: Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Automated Testing, ATDD, TDD, Pairing, Swarming
Experience using software configuration management and bug tracking tools
Software development experience in a DoD environment
Radar domain knowledge
Earned Value Reporting and metrics experience
Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
Experience working with various audiences, both technical and non-technical

Required Education:
BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Math or related engineering/science discipline.
Desired Education:
Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering

All these job responsibilities are to be executed in harmony with Raytheon's Code of Business Ethics and Conduct policy which sets the standard by which we operate and how we treat others.
Whats YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. Were inspired by a noble mission thats shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

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Making the World a Safer Place

Diversity is at the heart of all we do at Raytheon. We embrace diversity and diverse opinions; we treat people with dignity and respect to support our inclusive culture. This allows us to retain and attract the world-class talent and supplier base we need to develop the innovative solutions our global customers depend on. We view our diversity as a competitive advantage as a key enabler of our growth."
- Thomas A. Kennedy
Raytheon Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


Posted: 2019-12-07 Expires: 2020-02-13

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