Mark Culmer An experienced Senior Project Manager / Scrum Master / Lean Practitioner with a proven track record of success in the Commercial, Regu... Read More
Scrum Master at Aimia
London, London WC2
4 Jan’11 – Current: Senior Project Manager / Scrum Master, Groupe Aeroplan AGILE / SCRUM Project Manager / Scrum Master covering the development (Scrum) of two priority one projects, covering: Customer Data Analytics, Campaign Execution Tool, Campaign Reports and Campaign Data Model, plus implementation of supporting infrastructure. Within this project is the development of a campaign product tool. Team size of 16 across onshore / offshore resources (Product Owner, Scrum Team and external stake holders), with client based Australia. Project approach has a PRINCE2 governance model with Scrum for core development, consisting of 3 week sprints. Technical tasks and product backlog managed in JIRA, with the GreenHopper plugin, with Confluence as wiki project pages. Technology covered: • Flex 4 UI • 3 tier web architecture (e.g. Java, Apache, JBOSS / Weblogic and Oracle) • Data Warehousing methodology and techniques • Data Analytics (e,g, Kognitio WX2, SAS, SQL, Tableau)
Scrum Master at News International
Scrum Master covering two Scrum teams working on the following: • The Sun website • The Times (TTO) online • The Sunday Times (STO) online In addition, Web App (see Times+ App) development & deployment for Times+ iOS / Android app. 18 Sep – 21 Dec 2012: Scrum Master, News International Working on the Customer Management Programme, with a budget of over £2M. Programme consists of 7 project streams across multiple technologies: Heroku, SalesForce, ACS, Informatica, SkyIQ, CloudSense, Zoura and SAP. Team size c.23 people. Main Responsibilities in this role includes: • Implementing Scrum / Kanban • Managing the Scrum / Kanban Teams to deliver the Programme Roadmap and Objectives • Business & stakeholder engagement • Ensuring each stream is delivering towards the Programme objectives • Management and engagement with of all 3rd parties participating in the Programme
Scrum Master at BetFair
May 2012-September 2012
Project Overview • Technical delivery for Customer Account Services / Funds & Payments • Legacy / Monolith platform migration to a Target Architecture – Service Component Model o Java, Oracle, Cougar, Mantis, Jenkins, .Net, ServiceNow • Working to Continuous Deployment / Integration: o Workflow automation - JIRA process, App Tier & CI builds & regression test suite based on the SVN commits • Supporting production releases to Italy, Spain and Regulatory requirements As a Scrum Master / Coach • Facilitates the Scrum Team to turn the product backlog into working functionality o Two teams: QA (x2), DB (x2), Middle Tier (x3), Technical Architect • Responsible for enacting agile values and practices • Removes impediments • Promotes team communication • Assists in the improvement of engineering practices and tools • Enables the team to improve productivity • Collaborates with Product Owner to organize and facilitate agile workshops • Motivates the team and plays the role of coach and mentor • Production Release management
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Senior Project Manager / Scrum Master at LexisNexis
London, United Kingdom
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