Zvonimir Durcevic

  

SVP R&D, I-New Unified Mobile Solutions AG

Location: Mattersburg, Austria


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster
Certified Scrum Product Owner

Activity

Zvonimir Durcevic attended event, "Paris: 2013"

Biography

Agile practitioner devoted to improving software-development experience for delivery teams and customers equally. Creating products and services of value for satisfied customers and having motivated and cheerful team-members is his vision. 
 
As head of R&D at I-New Unified Mobile Solutions AG he is responsible for people, software delivery and processes. Experience in different companies led him to the conclusion that creating an environment of self-organization and personal responsibility is possible when the same environment values transparency, visibility and lifelong learning. 
 
Worked in telecommunication and software vendor industry in Austria, as well as in an educational sector in Croatia for the past 16 years. During the last 13 years in Austria, he has been involved in direct and close working relationship with clients from different countries and cultures. In his career, he worked as software developer, project manager, scrum master and head of research and development.   

Work experience

I-New Unified Mobile Solutions AG, SVP R&D
January 2012 - Present, Mattersburg, Burgenland, Austria

* Leading and managing research and development department
* Initiating and leading the transition to agile software development
* Creating overall project portfolio and facilitating meeting for setting priorities
* Human resource management
* Holding appraisals and feedback
* Individual coaching, collaborative setting of individual goals, creating training programs

A1 Telekom Austria GmbH, IT Project Manager
July 2008 - December 2011, Wien, Wien, Austria

* Technical project management and coordination of big projects
* Introducing Scrum and agile mindset in two CS projects in a role of Scrum Master
* Creating a concept of business portal
* Responsible for software vendor management
* Contact person for customers
* Presales consulting for business sales

I-New Communicative Solutions GmbH, Head of Development
September 2005 - June 2008, Eisenstadt, Austria

• Constitution, Organization and Leading of Development Department
• Project management, Effort estimation
• Alignment of the project progress, Observance of agreed upon project steps
• Co-ordination and control of all activities for quality assurance 
• Production of requirement and design specifications
• Responsible for the guidance of 11 coworkers
• Evaluation, definition and realization of architectural concepts
• Development and execution of training concepts
• Implementation of standards and processes
• Direct customer contact and requirement specification


Intesy GmbH, Consultant
May 2004 - August 2005, Wien, Wien, Austria

Development and maintaining of web solftware solutions based on Java. Consultant for Web related issues by the customer. External developer on projects made together with CSC Linz.
Requirements analysis and design solution for HR issues.
• Software development and adjustment of customized software solutions.
• Operation and maintenance of present applications.
• Technical Support.
• Evaluation, definition and realization of architectural concepts.
• Communication interface between two development teams.

Indeo GmbH, Software Developer
July 2001 - April 2004, Laxenburg, Austria

• Requirements analysis, software design using UML.
• Software development and adjustment of customized software solutions.
• Implementation with Java, HTML, XML, PHP.
• Database design and implementation (MySQL).
• Web applications design and implementation