July 2012 - Present, Washington, DC, United States
Lead scrum teams (.NET) responsible for the support of financial applications that process over eight billion dollars annually. Manage the sprint backlog and lead daily stand-up meetings and recurring planning sessions utilizing tools such as Microsoft Team Foundation Server and Excel. Perform agile modeling and facilitate planning activities during iteration zero for a project featuring a new architecture and new design for the organization's primary customer-facing web portal. Utilize tools such as Microsoft SharePoint and Serena to plan and coordinate functional and performance testing and transition code into production. Coach other teams in areas such as management of technical debt and the conduct of retrospectives.
Fidelity Investments, Systems Project Manager (ScrumMaster)
July 2011 - May 2012, Durham, NC, United States
Led web development teams and managed additional development teams utilizing the Fidelity Agile Methodology (FAM) in support of a major series of enhancements to Fidelity Plan Sponsor WebStation (PSW). Managed the project backlog and conducted daily stand-up meetings and recurring planning sessions utilizing tools such as IBM Rational Team Concert, IBM Sametime, and Microsoft Excel. Employed SDL Tridion for content management and Microsoft SharePoint, Jive, and HP Quality Center to manage plans, procedures, and presentations and oversee accessibility, usability, and functional testing.