Software Application Engr V in Bethesda, MD at Volt

Date Posted: 9/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Bethesda, MD
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    137980
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $81.97/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    703-539-5374

Job Description

We have an opening for an Agile Software Product Owner with experience in Federal Grants Management or related industry to support the design, integration, testing and delivery of custom developed applications. This position will be based out of Bethesda, MD. The Agile Software Product Owner is responsible for all aspects of the software product, including new features, modifications, feature roadmap, understanding customer needs and long term product vision.

RESPONSIBILITIES: • Lead the application development team’s execution and delivery of software releases within an agile software development life cycle process. This position understands and coordinates feature backlog for releases for the platform -- and their dependencies on each other. • Lead the translation of software features into technical requirements (user stories) and follow Agile Scrum based Software development. • Work with Business Owners, IT Stakeholders, and Solution Delivery Managers to define software release plans and act as single voice on product software releases to assure that engineering deliverables meet the needs of the business. • Manage backlog grooming sessions and drive solutions to completion working with Agile teams. • Work with Product Owner and Development Teams to clarify acceptance criteria. • Work with Scrum Masters to identify and resolve impediments and remove blockers.ant experience in Systems Engineering, Computer Science or Information Technology with 7+ years of experience. • Agile development methodologies. • Knowledge and experience with architecture and complex system engineering documentation.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: • PMP Certification is highly desirable. • Experience with NIH and/or Grants Management is highly desirable. • Certified Product Owner or Scrum Master. • Experience with using modern mockup user experience design tools. • Experience with Jira. • Experience with cloud computing environments and DevOps.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer