Chris Cholette


Manager, Software Engineering, Rocket Software

Location: Emeryville, CA


Certified ScrumMaster

Work experience

Rocket Software, Manager, Software Engineering
April 2010 - Present, Emeryville, CA, United States
=Manage team of 15 developers (4 scrum teams) working on a variety of software products. =Create and maintain support structures to support Agile programming including release structures, story tracking and build processes. =Select and hire developers as company's needs change. =Oversee resolution of architecture, implementation, and other technical problems. =Keep my teams obstacle-free.

New America Software, Director PM
April 2009 - April 2010, Oakland, CA
Defined structure and process for development of the company's core product, MultiTax. =Defined and implemented issue resolution process, release process, and the Scrum Development Process. =Spearheaded key technical projects and certifications, including Windows 7 certification and Partner certification. =Defined and implemented process to certify our application with 50 state agencies and the IRS. =Oversee team of 12 developers.