James Radford

  

VP Engineering, Sorenson Media

Location: Cardiff, United Kingdom


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

I am passionate about Lean and Agile development methods and have been responsible for the successful adoption of company-wide Scrum and Agile processes at two companies over the last 3 years.

Work experience

Sorenson Media, VP Engineering
July 2013 - Present, Cardiff, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Set up from scratch a new engineering department, with lean and agile principles present from the outside.  Worked with senior management to ensure that the adoption of Agile wasn't limited to with the engineering department.  Established a strong bond between product owners and engineering that has led to us producing released, sustainable software within a very short timeframe.

Xumo, VP Engineering
November 2010 - May 2013, Cardiff, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Managed a team of approx 30 developers and introduced Scrum and a company-wide reoorganisation into feature teams from our initial component team structure.  Worked first as a Scrum Master then as a mentor to other Scrum Masters during our transitional period.