Alina Proskourina

  

ScrumMaster, Luxoft

Location: Kiyv, Ukraine


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster
Certified Scrum Product Owner

Groups I belong to

Ukraine

Biography

I started work in IT  in 2007 as a business analyst on a software project for healthcare industry. Since then I took part in several projects mainly for financial organizations first following traditional waterfall metogology and then moving towards agile. Understanding the principles and benefits of Scrum I took over ScrumMaster position in a team learning to apply agile practices and values.

Work experience

Luxoft, ScrumMaster
December 2011 - Present, Kiev, Ukraine

July 2012 - present (full-time, 19 months of Agile experience) ScrumMaster for 2 Agile teams (Online Car Rentals project for OTA, Marketing tools for OTA) Responsibilities: removing impediments, meetings facilitation, reporting team progress, delivery management, release planning.

April 2012 - June 2012 (full-time, 3 months of Agile experience) Proxy Product Owner, ScrumMaster for Agile team (Online Car Rentals project for OTA) Responsibilities: creating stories and acceptance criteria, facilitation of communication between team and Product Owner in another time zone, removing impediments, meetings facilitation, reporting team progress, delivery management.

December 2011 - March 2012 (full-time, 3.5 months of Agile experience) Proxy Product Owner for Agile team (Online Car Rentals project for OTA) Responsibilities: creating stories and acceptance criteria, facilitation of communication between team and Product Owner in another time zone.

Sam Solutions, Business Analyst
November 2007 - December 2011, Minsk, Belarus

October 2011 - December 2011 (full-time, 2.5 months of Agile experience) Sr Business Analyst, ScrumMaster in Agile team (development of loan processing application for mortgage business) Responsibilities: requirements clarification, communicating requirements to the team, removing impediments, reporting team progress.

March 2010 - September 2011 (full-time, 19 months of Agile experience) Sr Business Analyst, member of Agile team (development of loan processing application for mortgage business) Responsibilities: requirements clarification, communicating requirements to the team.

November 2007 - February 2010 (full-time) Participating in various projects related mainly to mortgage banking sphere in the role of Business Analyst and then Sr Business Analyst. Project were following traditional metodologies. Responsibilities: requirements clarification and specification.