Mark Palmer

  

Agile Coach and Scrum Master, Apex Systems

Location: Richmond, VA


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Activity

Mark Palmer commented on the article, "7 Ways to Ensure Automation Success"

Mark Palmer commented on the article, "7 Ways to Ensure Automation Success"

Biography

Mark Palmer; CSM/Agile Coach

Passionate about Coaching Agile Teams with the Scrum Framework, Web Development & Design, Agile Project Management, and Online Marketing & Sales. Has extensive experience implementing corporate web strategies, developing and designing Enterprise websites, and implementing social marketing initiatives. 

Additional expertise with Linux Administration, network design, software development, and IT Management. Motivated, team oriented, and looking for a long-term position with growth opportunities.
 

Work experience

Tre Technologies, Scrum Master / Managing Partner
August 2011 - Present, Stafford, VA, United States

Tre Technologies is a full-service Interactive & Design Agency providing web services solutions for small business, nonprofit, and faith-based organizations.

Apex Systems, Inc., Agile Coach and Scrum Master
May 2013 - May 2014, Richmond, VA, United States
Serve as CSM and Agile Coach installing Scrum teams for Fortune 500 clients in the Richmond and Northern Virginia areas.

U.S. Federal Government, Scrum Master and Web Program Manager
September 2008 - April 2012, Washington, DC, United States
Web Program Management for the U.S. Federal Government: Scrum Master and Web Architect for DOT/FRA and Web Administrator for DOJ/BOP.

Prison Fellowship, Internet Director and Scrum Product Owner
April 2005 - September 2008, Lansdowne, VA, United States
As Internet Director for Prison Fellowship, I led and managed daily web operations and budget for the organization, and served as the Scrum Product Owner for the web services division. It was my responsibility to create and manage the internet plan and budget, supervise and coach staff, conduct regular salary and performance reviews, and manage web procurement activities and contractors.

Advance Auto Parts, Internet Marketing Manager
September 2001 - April 2005, Roanoke, VA, United States
As Internet Marketing Manager for Advance Auto Parts, I led web strategy and development, managed daily web operations, web developers, designers, and writers, and I oversaw the department’s 3 million dollar online marketing budget.

Onsite Solutions, Web Services Team Leader
February 1995 - September 2001, Richmond, VA, United States
As Web Services Team Leader for Onsite Solutions, I programmed interactive, database-driven websites using PHP, PERL, HTML, JavaScript, and MYSQL within a Slackware Linux and Apache Webserver environment.