Miikka Niemelä


Solution Manager, Elisa Oyj

Location: Helsinki, Finland


Certified Scrum Product Owner
Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Agile SwD Finland


I am an agile enthusiast, a learner and a coach. My goal is to inspire people to improve their ways of working and to gain cheerful attitude towards their work. 

In my most recent position I worked in order to deliver these promises and wishes to my collaborators; as a Coach I was able to focus on creating best practices, share knowledge and brighten the working atmosphere at Elisa.

I have five years background in software projects having worked in various tasks. Besides working as a software engineer I also have showed my skills as a Scrum Master and software architect. I also have six months experience from working as Development Manager of Data Quality Management, which was a great opportunity to obtain different view for developing all kinds of services. In addition I have worked as a Demand Manager for Consumer CRM of Sales and Customer solution area. My role and task was to provide support for both the development teams and business areas, be a part of background research for epic stories and help to find the correct developers to each task.

Work experience

Elisa Oyj, Solution Manager
May 2012 - Present, Helsinki, Finland
Facilitating transformation from Scrum to Kanban, Change Management, Demand Management

Elisa Oyj, Development Manager
October 2011 - May 2012, Helsinki, Finland
Data Quality Management, MDM

Elisa Oyj, Software Developer
October 2010 - October 2011, Helsinki, Finland
Agile Software Developer, Scrum Master, Architect