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Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America
JOB #R2104536

Scrum Master / Business Analyst (REMOTE)

ICF is looking for a Scrum Master with a strong desire to contribute to the success of our growth and all the projects we support in the federal sector.

This role can sit anywhere in the US and will stay remote/virtual.

The Scrum Master will be responsible for conducting and managing agile scrum activities of a development team in a modernization effort – while also supporting business analysis and testing activities.  The Scrum Master will be responsible for ensuring that scrum rules are followed and that scrum metrics are gathered in order to track team's progress. In addition, the scrum master will be working very closely with the Product Owner establishing and enforcing sprint priorities and release delivery deadlines.  This position has companion business analysis to supplement the scrum master role.

What you must have:

  • Must be a US Citizen 

  • Certified Scrum Master Practitioner and/or Certified Scrum Product Owner with 5+ years of technical project management and Scrum Master experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Business, Computer Science, or related technical discipline

  • 5 or more years of experience developing strong working knowledge of Agile tools (Jira, Confluence)   

  • 5 or more years of experience in building agile processes into projects, coupled with business analysis + testing activities

What we’d like you to have:

  • Thorough understanding of agile software development methodologies, values, and procedures 

  • Excellent team player and team builder

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision in a very dynamic, and timeline sensitive work 

  • Experience with large public facing consumer sites highly desirable 

  • Business Analysis and Testing experience is a plus

  • Prior programming skills are not necessary, but is a plus 

  • Ability to understand technical issues at a high-level 

  • Must have exceptional communication, organization, and time management skills 

  • Ability to deal with multiple projects and deadlines 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a high attention to detail 

  • Displays strong communication, organizational, analytical, critical thinking, and team building skills 

  • Advanced presentation, influencing, and relationship management skills

  • Exposure in one or more data management areas such as Business Intelligence (BI), Data Science, Data Lake, Data Warehouse or Analytics preferred 

  • Proactive, consistently demonstrates initiative to take ownership of resolving issues and gaps 

  • Strong knowledge of IT concepts, strategies, methodologies, architectures and technical standards 

  • Thorough knowledge of business functions and extensive understanding of business operations, strategies, and objectives

Technologies you’ll use:

MS Office, Sharepoint, Teams, Jira, Confluence

Why you’ll love working here:

  • Generous vacation and retirement plans

  • Comprehensive health benefits 

  • Flexible work location

  • Diverse workforce that values equality and inclusion

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities

  • Friendly community with lots of social events

  • Participation in charity initiatives

  • Employee support program

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Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

COVID-19 Policy: New or prospective U.S. employees must provide proof of complete vaccination on the date of their commencement of employment. If selected for employment, you will provide proof of your full vaccination status, defined as vaccinated two weeks after receiving the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA.

Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Fairfax, VA (VA01)

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A global consulting services company with +7,000 people across +70 countries, but we are not your typical consultants.
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