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Scrum Master

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Ideal candidate is an experienced, energetic Certified Scrum Master. The candidate must be familiar with Agile Scrum, SAFE implementations and Program Increment Planning. The Scrum Master must have the charisma and leadership abilities to guide teams in following process and capturing valuable metrics. In addition, the candidate must be efficient, with little direction, in removing obstacles and impediments, ensuring that features are delivered on time. The candidate will help remove obstacles and foster an environment for high-performing team dynamics, continuous flow, and relentless improvement to create value for the customer. Must be a US Citizen. Work location in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Remote work not accepted. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Provides guidance and coaches teams in agile practices and processes; this includes the proper writing of User/Enabler stories and Acceptance Criteria using the latest agile standards.
  • Organize and facilitates Team events including: Iteration Planning and Kick-Off Ceremonies, Daily Stand-Up Meetings, Iteration Reviews (System/Solution Demonstration coordination), Retrospective Meetings, and Backlog Refinement Meetings.
  • Continuously, keep Agile tools up to date
  • Coaches team to stay within timeboxes
  • Tracks team velocity and trends; keeps Records of the team performance
  • Assists Agile Team in making appropriate commitments through use of historic metrics and capacity planning
  • Captures Team metrics and ensures the integrity in all metrics related to the Agile Team
  • Provides team progress reports
  • Maintains the Teams Risk Dashboard and removes impediments and/or mitigation of risks
  • Facilitates identification of team inefficiencies and improvement opportunities as well as coaching the team to progress to a high-performing agile team
  • Coaches team to continuously grow percentage of automation or automated testing and tracks the growth
  • Provides tracking of teams Technical Debt
  • Fosters an environment of open communication among the team to raise issues and impediments early.
  • Responsible for immediate escalation and growing the teams sense of urgency
  • Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information for better visibility
  • Guiding and coaching Agile team on how to get the most out of self-organization


Requires 10 ot 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.


  • 6+ years experience as a Scrum Master.
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written).
  • At least oneAgileCertification; SSM, CSM, CSP, CSPO, CST, CEC, CTC, SP, SA; equivalent or higher.
  • Agile Scrum, SAFe
  • Participation in at least 1 Program Increment
  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely accepted Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Kanban board planning poker
  • Self-Motivated; can take appropriate actions with little to no direction.
  • Experience configuring and utilizing JIRA and Confluence
  • Documented experience grooming product backlog
  • Experience capturing and tracking metrics to manage workflow


  • Bachelor of Computer Science or IT related field


  • Experience in life cycle system development in DOD
  • Microservices implementation experience
  • DevOps implementation experience

Colorado Salary Minimum: $71,760.00 Colorado Salary Maximum:$153,400.00 The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Perspecta's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Perspecta provides a variety of benefits to employees.
About Peraton

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-05-06 Expires: 2021-06-07

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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