Huangzan Zhang

  

Lead Technical Consultant, Perficient China, Ltd.

Location: Hangzhou,CHINA


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified Scrum Developer
Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Scrum Hangzhou

Biography

Ms. Huangzan (Alice) Zhang is a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP),Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and Certified Scrum Developer (CSD). She has over seven years’ experience in the Information Technology industry doing requirement analysis and testing of applications in areas of E-business, Telecommunication, Customer Relationship Management, NPO, Healthcare and Automobile and manufacturing.

Since 2008 Huangzan (Alice)  joined Perficient  China, Ltd a company which advocates agile methodologies, she has been working on or leading agile teams in the delivery of complex business systems to the full satisfaction of clients. She plays the role of Scrum Master or Agile Team Member in a number of projects, helped and coached team members to institute agile principles and best practices successfully. 

As a person who is also a strong advocate of agile methodologies, Huangzan (Alice) actively participates on agile tours and continues self-learning on agile methodologies. 

 

 

Work experience

Perficient China, Ltd, Lead Technical Consultant,Scrum Master
May 2008 - Present, Hangzhou, China

Company Profile:

Perficient is a leading information technology consulting firm serving clients throughout North America. Our experts deliver business-driven technology solutions that enable our clients to gain competitive advantage, make their businesses more responsive to market opportunities and threats, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners, improve productivity and reduce information technology costs.

Brief Introduction of her Agile Journey

I started my journey on Agile after I joined Perficient in 2008 May. 

I am continuously trained and coached by attending the CSM course, CSD course, knowledge sharing of Agile Processes and best Practices from agile teams, and earned hands-on experience incrementally as an Agile tester/Scrum master in a number of Agile projects. Also I get more insights on Agile by participating on Agile Tours and Scrum Gatherings and continuous self-learning. 

During the time I am being coached, I also started to coach and train different team members to implement agile practice during the daily work.

As the role of Team member/Scrum Master in an agile Team, I proactively learned agile methodologies and then applied theories with hands-on experiences and practices to help projects on delivering service and products to client successfully.

 As a Lead Technical Consultant, I contribute to the Testing Team’s training workshops and boot camp for new hires as Training courses designer and trainer and coach new team members to be geared to cross-functional team quickly in agile projects and help traditional testers to transfer to be agile tester in a short time. 

Hundsun Technologies Inc., Software Engineer,Technical Writer,SCM
June 2006 - May 2008, Hangzhou, China

Company Profile:

Hundsun is China’s leading supplier of financial software and network services, covering a variety of fields, including securities, futures, funds, banks, trust fund, insurances and financial management.


First stop of her QA/Tester career 

I started my internship as a Technical Writer and Tester in 2006 February in Hundsun before my graduation. 

I was trained to be response for writing the requirements specifications for WCDMA, CDMA and GSM products of client Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. And during the internship duration, I got the chance to attend the training courses for new hires on Testing methodologies and tools of automation testing, functional testing and performance testing. 

After my internship, I joined Hundsun as employee and started QA/Testing for the project which I worked on during my internship and continued with writing user manuals for WCDMA, CDMA and GSM products and I also helped on Database configuration and Software configuration management for the project.

 

On the 2nd year of my employment with Hundsun, I participated on a 20-person team by providing consulting service to Taobao,Inc a leading (C2C) online marketplace in China. I provided leadership and QA expertise to several projects and ensured the processes healthily carried out and ensure achievement of project on-quality,on-schedule,on-budget goals. And meanwhile we earned trust from client which helps to build the long-term relationship.