Dinçer Özturan

  

Management Consultant, PROJERA

Location: Istanbul, Turkiye


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Dincer Ozturan is a senior professional specialized in management science and specifically information technology industry. He has firmed his expertise taking different roles from presales to management of whole software development department, within various international IT projects (Turkey, Jordan, Dubai, Kuwait, Qatar etc.) for developing business solutions in areas like Business Process Management, Customer Relationship Management, Finance & Banking, B2C, B2B and Enterprise System Integration.

Within past years, he has been honoured as being the member of board of Istanbul Project Management Association after taking over the coordination of IT interest group for one year. He has actively participated in "IT Project Management" and "Human Resources Management" interest groups within Information Techology Association of Turkey. Various articles of Ozturan has been published on the Internet and print media including ITBusiness Weekly magazine and Yazgelistir.com, a leading developer network in Turkey. Microsoft has rewarded Ozturan with "MVP - Most Valueable Professional Award" in 2006, for his proactive efforts in sharing his expertise within IT community.

Besides his efforts within media, Ozturan attends to seminars and conferences as a speaker on the subjects he has deep experience like Project Management, Risk Management, Team Leadership, Software Product Management, SDLC Management, Agile Project Managment.

Specialties:

Payment Systems, SWIFT, Financial Risk Management, IFRS Consolidation Systems, Budgeting Systems, HR Expenditure Management Systems, Sales Planning Systems, CRM, Project & Portfolio Management Systems, Team Management Systems, PMI, Agile, SCRUM, XP, Prince2, Business Dev. & Product Mng, Software Dev. Team Management, Business Analysis Team Management, QA Team Management, Project Office Management, Project Management Training, Team Leadership Training, Risk Management Training, Agile Training

 

Work experience

PROJERA, IT Consultant
March 2009 - Present, Istanbul, Turkey

- Provide coaching on Agile & Scrum (ING Bank, Agito, Cronom, Morhipo)

- Providing consultancy on IT Re-organization, Process and Methodology Development (Aegon, Agito, Icron, Kron Telecom, Cronom)

- Providing consultancy on IT Team Formation and Development (ING Bank, Kron Telekom, Cronom) 

- Providing professional trainings on Agile & Scrum. (over 1.500 professionals)

- Providing professional trainings on Business & System Analysis (over 1.000 professionals)

- Providing professional trainings on Software Testing. (over 300 professionals)

- Providing professional trainings on Project Management and PMP Exam Preperation (over 500 professionals)

FINARTECH, Director of Technology and Business Development
August 2008 - September 2009, Istanbul, Turkey

- Responsible for leading, managing and coordinating software development team.

- Responsible for management of all release development projects for RiskMetre - Financial Credit Scoring System.

- Responsible for management of all release development projects for DecisionMetre - Financial Credit Decision Support System.

- Responsible for management of implementation and integration projects of RiskMetre and DecisionMetre for banks like T-Bank, Tekstilbank, AlternatifBank, Denizbank, Koc Fiat Kredi.

- Responsible for collecting customer expectations and making research to identify trends to develop the backlog of software products.

- Responsible for presenting products to enterprise customers and desigining solutions for their own needs and requirements. 

EASTERN NETWORKS, Software Development Manager
February 2006 - July 2008, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

- Responsible for leading, managing and coordinating software development team.

- Responsible for managing all release development projects for PayGate Messenger, PayGate Search and PayGate Reconciliation - a product family for managing international financial transfers in banks and financial institutions.

- Responsible for managing all customer integration projects for PayGate product family utilizing Microsoft Biztalk Server for banks in UAE, Turkey, Jordan, Saudi Arabaia, Bahrain and Kuwait including Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, United Bank Limited, National Bank of Kuwait, Kuwait Finance House, Burgan Bank, Arcapita, Investment Dar, Akbank, Turkiye Is Bank, Yapi Kredi, Sekerbank, Tekstilbank.

- Implemented Agile Principles and Scrum for the first time in all product development teams. 

ABH, Project Leader
April 2004 - January 2006, Istanbul, Turkey

- Responsible for the project management as well as leading the analysis, design and development work for Expense Management System Development Project sponsored by Anadolu Holding. 

- Responsible for the project management as well as leading the analysis, design and development work for Financial Consolidation and Reporting System Development Project sponsored by Efes Group.

- Responsible for the analysis, design and development of BudgetRight - Budgeting System release development projects.

BIZITEK, Lead Software Developer
July 2002 - March 2004, Istanbul, Turkey

- Responsible for analysis, design and development of NETFLOW, a leading Workflow Management System (Product Development)

- Responsible for analysis, design and development of CRM and Workflow Systems for Borusan Telecom. (Project)

- Responsible for analysis, design and development of Legal Portal for Supreme Court of Turkey. (Project)

- Responsible for analysis, design and development of Sales Planning System for Pfizer Turkey. (Project)

TEBA, Software Developer
February 2001 - March 2002, Izmir, Turkey

- Responsible for analysis, design and development of company e-commerce web site.

DATEM, Software Developer
June 2000 - January 2001, Izmir, Turkey

- Responsible for developing enterprise solutions by using IBM Host Publisher ve Java Framework 

- Team member in company web site development team