Scrum Master

Veracity Engineering is an industry leader in aviation engineering and management consulting. We apply proven principles and innovative approaches to solve tomorrow’s problems today. Since 2001, Veracity’s staff of experienced, passionate and creative professionals has provided our government and commercial clients with innovative solutions to modernize air traffic systems and advance global initiatives in safety, efficiency, and capacity.

What the position entails:

Veracity Engineering has an exciting opportunity for a Scrum Master at the William J. Hughes Technical Center in Atlantic City, NJ. The successful candidate will work in a fast-paced environment and should possess solid collaborative skills which will refine the software development processes, contributing cross-functional technical and product expertise, assessing and managing risks, and anticipating and resolving bottleneck issues. The ideal candidate will actively seek to understand core business values and initiatives and translate those into forward looking solutions.

What you will get to do:

  • Interact with developers, business analysts, QA, process engineers, customer service, and senior management on a daily basis.
  • Run meetings, create and maintain timelines, and keep large, diverse groups informed of progress and obstacles.
  • Work with team members to develop detailed and creative solutions to complex problems.
  • Build good working relationships within the team and with others across the organization by developing and earning the trust of others.
  • Manage cross-functional team issue resolution.
  • Work with and mentor an elite team and be skilled at identifying and building solutions across technology teams.

Must Haves:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Math, or Engineering.
  • Scrum Master Certification.
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of professional and relevant experience,
  • Familiarity with application development life cycle and/or Agile software development processes.
  • Experience with common/widely used Agile tools.
  • Experience in Agile Framework.
  • Knowledge and experience with Agile roles and preparation, ceremonies, and releases.
  • Demonstrated success in an environment which offers ambiguously defined problems, big challenges, and quick changes.
  • Ability to identify potential project trends and risks and communicate to management.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.

Would be nice to have but not required:

  • Experience in other roles as a Product Owner, Release Train Engineer, etc.
  • Experience training teams and large groups.

 

At Veracity, we want our employees to excel and grow professionally. With an emphasis on continuing education, we demonstrate our commitment to employee growth and development by providing tuition reimbursement for education and certifications. In addition to tuition reimbursement, we offer one of the best benefits packages in the industry: competitive health benefits package, paid time off, 401K matching, and vested from day one to name just a few of our benefits and perks.

U.S. Eligibility Requirements (Standard for all U.S. Positions)

  • Interested candidates must submit an application and resume/CV online to be considered.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the U.S. For U.S. employment opportunities, Veracity hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H, or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on the shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. Veracity will require proof of work authorization.
  • Must be willing to execute Veracity’s Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement which requires, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality, and non-disclosure

Veracity believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, sex, color, disability, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, veteran status, gender, gender identity/expression, actual or perceived sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic.​ Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Veracity will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.