Scrum Master

Cubic Transportation Systems   •  

Ashburn, VA

Industry: Transportation


Less than 5 years

Posted 28 days ago

At Cubic | TeraLogics, we're building mission-critical, web-based streaming video systems used throughout military, intelligence and commercial industries. As an Agile software development company, Cubic | TeraLogics is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, open-mindedness, and passion to our web-based solutions. We measure our success by the success of our customers and the support they exhibit. Guided by shared values, Cubic | TeraLogics thrives in an environment where collaboration, openness and courage are valued. We believe the best ideas are powered by different perspectives and that teamwork and respect for each other leads to better customer results.

As a Scrum Master, you'll be working in a collaborative team of developers on diverse projects for the Product Team. To be successful in this role, candidates must be a strong facilitator with excellent planning and organizational skills in a software development environment. The Scrum Master will support multiple Scrum teams utilizing Agile/Scrum methodology, working closely with the development team and Product Owners to manage sprint backlogs, host sprint ceremonies, groom product backlogs and manage prioritization of work assignments.

Candidates must possess a bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science or a related discipline.Job Details:

What you'll do:

  • Serves as Scrum Master for one or more software development teams, each of which are supporting a Cubic | TeraLogics product line
  • Leads sprint ceremonies, including the daily stand-up, sprint review and sprint retrospectives
  • Takes responsibility for impediments including resolving impediments, providing guidance for removing impediments, and escalating impediments to ensure quick resolution
  • Participates in scrum-of-scrums ceremonies with other development team leads
  • Provides management with visibility into sprint and/or release progress towards defined goals (using burn-down charts, dashboards, velocity reporting)
  • Ensures team maintains focus on quality and continuous delivery
  • Manages sprint and product backlogs, working with Product Owners to ensure appropriate prioritization, assignment and status
  • Supports DevOps principles and execution through adherence to Scrum principles for software teams' development activities
  • Ensures transparency from Product Owner to scrum team by facilitating internal and external communication

What we're looking for:


  • Bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science or related discipline
  • Two (2) years of Scrum Master experience


  • Demonstrated experience in iterative methodologies (Agile/Scrum), including leading Scrum ceremonies, developing sprints backlogs, product backlogs and generating sprint/release burndown charts
  • Understanding of the role of software development tools and processes such as version control, defect and issue trackers, build processes, and team collaboration
  • Experience with Trello or Atlassian JIRA suite to set up and track sprint execution
  • Experience gathering and documenting technical requirements/user stories
  • Can communicate well with non-technical and technical team members
  • SAFe SPC, SAFe Scrum Master, SAFe Product Owner or SAFe Agilist certified

Bonus points:

  • Certified Agile Scrum Master (CSM) highly preferred
  • PMP or other Project Management certifications highly preferred
  • Experience with Google Apps for Business (GSuites), including Docs, Drive, and Slides
  • Understanding/experience working for the Department of Defense (DoD)
  • Experience with public cloud systems like Amazon Web Services or Heroku .