Scrum Master III

Job Locations US-MD-Landover
Requisition ID
Position Category
Management / Operations
Top Secret/SCI
Space & Intelligence


Peraton is seeking a Scrum Master to join our team in Landover, MD.


What you'll do:

  • Leads the development effort by conveying the vision to an Agile or Scrum delivery team, outlining and prioritizing work based on business value.
  • Liaises with stakeholders ensuring their interests are included in the release, and the team to ensure the release is developed by the deadline and within budget.
  • Responsible for the business aspects of the project, including ensuring the right product is being built, in the right order, within budget and by the deadline.
  • Serves as the Agile or Scrum delivery team's primary contact for information, work prioritizing, and decision-making.
  • Coordinate and monitor the Scrum process from initiation through delivery.
  • Serve as liaisons between the product owner, development team, and management in order to ensure that all targets and requirements are met.
  • Ensure that team members understand project objectives.
  • Maintain product backlog and release plan and facilitate productivity by setting up meetings and removing impediments that may obstruct the pursuit of the team's sprint goals.
  • Preserve flexibility and ability to rapidly respond to changes.
  • Facilitates an agile development team.
  • Develop and manage Agile Scrum Artifacts and Reports.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience/Education: BS Degree with 5-7 years of experience, or a MS Degree with 3-5 years, or a PhD with 0-2 years. Will consider additional experience in lieu of a degree.
  • Prior experience on a scrum team.
  • Experience managing information technology development projects.
  • Demonstrated experience and in-depth understanding of Project Management practices.
  • Proven ability to use MS Project to manage projects.
  • Demonstrated experience in agile development and production environment.
  • Must have a current DoD 8570.1-M IAT Level II certification (i.e., Security+ CE).
  • Must possess an active Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMP, Scrum Master, and/or Agile certification desired.
  • ITIL Foundations certification desired.


Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s 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 employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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