Nikita Filippov

  

Agile Coach,Agile Product Manager, Managing Partner , ScrumTrek

Location: Moscow, Russia


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster
Certified Scrum Product Owner

Biography

Agile process improver, Managing Partner, ScrumTrek. Agile trainer and consultant

Nikita Filippov started his career as a developer, and now is the product manager in a major Russian web company. The last 5 years he is implementing Lean and Agile approaches and principles of product management at various levels in various companies – from start-ups to large corporations, with number of people in IT block 300 and more.

Nikita worked and successfully completed the process transformation projects for companies such as Kaspersky Lab, Joint Company Rambler-Afisha,

Yandex (http://yandex.com),

Lingualeo.com - worldwide service for studing english 

Crystal Services (http://www.crystals.ru) - Software for Retail.

Alternative Platform (TankiOnline.com),

Rostelecom (CRM Practics of http://www.rostelecom.ru/en/about/info/),

Sberbank (Bank Client:http://sberbank.ru/en/),

Auto.ru(bigest russian automobile used car portal)

Etc..


The favorite topics are: product management, business analysis, requirements gathering, Lean-Startup, software development process.

Engagement: IT Companies process transformation using Lean & Agile Thinking including Product Management processes , Team Agile Adoption and Technical Excellence (Code & QA) : TDD, Emergent Design, Refactoring etc.

Work experience

Alfabank, Agile Coach / Transition Manager
May 2013 - Present, Moscow, Moscow, Russian Federation

Transition of AlphBank Innovation Department from Chaotic Waterfall like development to sustainble pace delivery. 

The Goal was to make group of 70ppl to work as a team and deliver valuable software every 2 weeks and reduce cycle time of development from 170 days to 30days.

Problems and Enviroment: 

- SOA

- 3 different technologies

- 20 devs / 15 Analyst / 5 Test guys

Quick ref and Strategies: 

- Review of Process 

- Start from all global Kanban board with wip

After: 

- Splitting to swimlanes 

- Creat feature teams 

- In team Scrum Practices

 

 

 

ScrumTrek, Agile Coach
December 2007 - Present, Moscow, Moscow, Russian Federation
First Russian Agile Coaching company. In this company we've made great transition to agile in companies like Kaspersky Lab, Rambler Media , Afisha, Digital , SKB Kontur, Sberbank etc.. We've providing practices in Architecture , Product Ownership, Scrum & XP processes.

Begun, Product Manager / Agile Coach
March 2007 - September 2008, Moscow, Russian Federation
Product Manager. Leading all product delivery for one of the biggest Context Ads provider. We was doing great work to make stable iterative delivery using Scrum.

AGAVA, Project Manager
July 2006 - April 2007, Moscow, Moscow, Russian Federation
Project Manager, Analyst, Foreign projects department

Online Telecom, Team Lead/ Project Manager
June 2005 - July 2006, Samara, Samara, Russian Federation
Doing Web Development, Pre-sale, Func Spec, Waterfall aproach :(