Marcelina Nowosadzki

  

Project Manager

Location: Chicago, IL


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Marcelina Nowosadzki is a PMP CSM certified Project Manager and Implementation Specialist in the software development arena. Promoter of Agile methodology, memeber of multiple Chicagoland based Agile groups as well as the author of the WeDoAgile.tumblr.com blog.

Work experience

Nelnet Business Solutions, Project Manager
November 2010 - Present, Lincolnshire, IL, United States
Technical Project Manager and Implementation Specialist. Implementing web-based online payment product. Directly working with the engineering/software development team in a SCRUM environment. Responsible for implementing multiphase projects, starting from requirements gathering, working through deliverables, integration deployments, configuration, testing and deploying to Production. Involved in product development, working with Product Owners, assisting in prioritizing product backlogs, participating in Sprint Planning and Sprint Review meetings. Organizer of a monthly Lunch 'n Learn where both functional management and software development team participated in expanding their Agile methodology knowledge.

Saint Lawrence Financial, Project Manager
February 2006 - October 2010, Norridge, IL, United States
Introducing SCRUM methodology to improve project execution (both success rate and timeline) as well as budget. Administering systems analysis and implementation of technical solutions focused on process improvement. Acting as a SCRUM Master supporting a team of 4-6 members. Providing guidance, eliminating constraints in a timely manner as well as promoting a self-managed team dynamic. Managing projects ranging from marketing/promotion to technical implementations including OS Upgrades, VPN, Company Network Project, Phone System Project.