Sara Taillon

  

Location: Soda Springs, CA


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Agile Sacramento

Biography

Experienced Agile software development leader with an intimate understanding of what it takes to build and deliver software that delights users and supports business goals in an agile, iterative, fast-paced, start-up environment. 

As a Certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Professional, enable high-performing teams that consistently meet and exceed development goals on schedule, within budget and feature-complete. Revolutionized software development practices at three companies by introducing Agile Scrum. Trained and coached multiple software teams, Scrum Masters, Product Owners and executive management in Agile and Lean best practices. 

Fifteen years experience in the biotech and clinical research software industries, as a Software Engineer, Development Team Lead and Vice President of Product Development. Recent experience in the Real Estate Valuation industry.

My goal is to do anything I can to enable teams to create lean, high value software for the business. At the same time, delivering on this level allows team members to have fun and love their work. What could be better?

Specialties: Strong background in health and medical related fields, specifically Clinical Trials, EDC, eHealth and biotech. Experience implementing software development life cycles and Agile methodologies in federally regulated industries. Certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Professional, specializing in remote teams. Agile Practices Coach and Trainer. Considerable start-up experience.