Omgeo, LLC, Agile Project Manager
June 2013 - December 2013, Boston, MA, United States
Served as a change agent within the Omgeo Central Trade Manager (CTM) technology group. This role combined aspects of traditional project management with efforts devoted to Agile transformation. Served two development teams with an average team size of seven. One team delivers finished application code every two weeks in a Scrum format. The second team is a “Keep the Lights On” team delivering a variety of technical solutions within a Kanban framework.
Koko Fitness, Inc., Agile Coach
October 2012 - May 2013, Rockland, MA, United States
Koko Fit Club - A wonderful group of people that is doing great things in the fitness industry. Served as Koko's in-house Agile Evangelist. Re-established formal adherence to rigid SCRUM principles. Served through a difficult period full of context switches driven by strategic C-level decisions that affected the entire company.
Cisco Systems, Inc., Scrum Master
April 2012 - October 2012, Boxborough, MA, United States
Served the award-winning SocialMiner engineering group through a difficult six-monnth transition period covering the better part of two full releases. Facilitated preliminary backlog grooming sessions between the product owner, the lead architect and the engineering manager. Following the loss of the team's lead architect, coached the product owner and the new architect through preliminary backlog grooming.
Power Advocate, Inc., Scrum Master
October 2009 - October 2011, Boston, MA, United States
SAAS teams served as ScrumMaster:
October 26, 2009 through January 5, 2010 - Market Intelligence
January 5, 2010 through August 17, 2010 - Cost Intelligence and Contract Intelligence
August 17, 2010 through October 20, 2011 - Contract Intelligence and Spend Intelligence/Sourcing Intelligence
Power Advocate, Inc., Proxy Product Owner
January 2009 - October 2009, Boston, MA, United States
Served as Proxy Product Owner for the Market Intelligence team
Power Advocate, Inc., Sr. Business Analyst
September 2007 - January 2009, Boston, MA, United States
Started as a Senior BA writing requirements and specifications in a waterfall development system. Gathered requirements and produced detailed reqs and specs for Sourcing Intelligence, Cost Intelligence and Market Intelligence.