Tomasz de Jastrzębiec Wykowski is an independend Agile Trainer, Coach, project manager, founder and owner of Procognita company.
Tomasz has technical background with eight years' experience of working in software projects as developer, configuration manager, quality engineer and project manager. Employment in international corporations (Motorola, Sabre Holdings) gave him a chance to familiarize with both Agile methodologies and traditional approach to software development based on CMM and CMMI models. In his work, he was responsible for projects of different size; from small, several weeks long, up to multi years, complex undertakings with budgets over million dollars, aimed at developing advanced product with multiple dependencies from other components and systems.
In his projects Tomasz has been successfully implemeting Agile practices, utilizing best practices of Scrum, Extreme Programming and Kanban. He's been coordinated multinational, multicultural and distributed teams, cooperating with citizens of countries such as United States, India, Great Britain, Ireland, Ukraine, Russia and Israel. He hass experience in managing project from high level idea, through identification of expectation and requirements definition, product implementation, beta tests, up to delivery and maintenance. Owned certificates of Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Scrum Master (CSM) are guarantee of effective combining of traditional techniques with adaptive approach, and selection processes and tools that best suits project needs.
From over decade Tomek is actively participating in international conferences (among others: Agile Eastern Europe 2009, Agile Tuning 2010). During last five years he had delivered project management and communication training to over two hundred fifty participants. His trainer's competencies were developed on dedicated training (Bergson) and over-graduate studies (Tischner European University).