Vegar Hatlevik

  

Senior Consultant, Capgemini

Location: Bergen, Norway


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Scrum Norway

Biography

Vegar Hatlevik is a PRINCE2 and ScrumMaster certified project manager with thirteen years experience from multinational companies in the telecommunications, internet communications, and internet advertising sectors.

His extensive experience with planning and executing software development projects include web user interfaces, mission critical systems and Big Data architectures.

Vegar’s excellent teamworking and project management skills are a perferct match for your high paced and dynamic projects.

Specialties:
PRINCE2, Scrum/Agile, RUP, Big Data architectures, cloud computing, SaaS, Business Intelligence, C/C++, OO development, UML, Actionscript 3/Flash, Javascript, Java, PHPWindows, Linux, Hadoop Map Reduce

 

Work experience

Adswizz, Product Owner and Scrum Master
June 2009 - July 2012, Bucharest, Romania
Product Manager * Maintain the product backlog, prioritize enhancement requests, plan product releases, write technical specifications, approve product acceptance. * Define, initiate, monitor and control projects to realize the scheduled enhancements. * Negotiate features and roadmaps with customers. * Project Management mentoring and support. * Product responsibility for a mission critical SaaS advertising platform handling vast amounts of data, millions of transactions per day and hundreds of gigabytes of data per month. Project Manager Agile project management using Scrum over multiple projects. Scrum Master for multi-site scrums, and scrum of scrums. Mentoring of both team members and management on Scrum as a methodology. Major Projects Delivered: * Flash Video Advertising - Deliver a new capability of advertising pre-roll and mid-roll positions on web video players implemented in Flash ActionScript3. * VAST - A major enhancement to Flash Video Advertising in order to support the new VAST and VPAID standards issued by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB). * VIPER - Deliver audio stream playback and audio advertising integrated with the Flash Video Advertising in one Flash plugin. * Companion Synchronization - Deliver an out of stream mechanism for synchronizing display advertising with audio advertising. * UI Revamp - A Complete redesign of the online SaaS advertising platform management interface. * Inventory Forecasting - Support drill down on every parameter available for ad targeting with near real-time query response. * Statistics Refactoring - Complete redesign of the statistics and reporting infrastructure to support Big Data. Software Architect Responsibility for client side solutions (Javascript, Flash/Actionscript) and server side systems (Java, PHP, MySQL, Hadoop Map-Reduce). Big Data and cloud computing architectures. Requirements capture, System Analysis, Architecture Design and Prototyping, Detailed Design Specification.

Anais Software Services, Project Manager
January 2008 - May 2009, Bucharest, Romania
Project Manager * Customer facing role * Line management responsibilities. * Applying a Unified Process methodology * Recruited and built the development team Major Projects Delivered: * RTLInfo Redesign - Major revision of Belgian news site RTLInfo. * Web Grabber - Validation of address catalogue data against online address catalogues on a massive scale. * Adswizz v1.0 - The first version of the video advertising solution for Adswizz. * Gallery - Integrate open source Gallery solution for a major Belgian publishing house. Customer Support Manager * Recruiting and building the support team * Defining and enforcing department policies and procedures * Line management responsibilities * Managing a team of support engineers for business hours and on call duty

Agilent Technologies, Senior Developer
May 2006 - December 2007, South Queensferry, United Kingdom
Worked as a developer in Scrum teams. Developed leading Business Intelligence reporting solution for telecom market. Lead a team of five engineers. Developed cutting edge UTRAN monitoring solution. C++ development on Windows and Linux. Business Objects (Web Intelligence and Universe). Teradata database.

Rockliffe, Software Engineer
March 2003 - April 2006, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Develop new features and products from Requirements Capture through to Deployment. Programming in C/C++ and .Net. Email server, SMTP, POP, IMAP. Visual Studio/MFC/Windows

Teleca Wireless Solutions, Software Developer
November 2002 - February 2003, Grimstad, Norway
Programming in C and Erlang.

Ericsson, Software Engineer
July 2000 - October 2002, Grimstad, Norway
Programming in C and Erlang. Methodology responsibility for Analsyis and Design (RUP). System Architect for distributed systems.