Gerald Lutz has been a huge fan of Agile development for many years but has only recently been able to formally practice it. Gerald receive... Read More
Engineering Manager at Cisco Systems • Managed an, at times, geographically disbursed QA team of up to 9 members working on Unified Communication products.
Seattle, WA 98121
• Certified and acting Scrum Master for a cross-functional team dedicated to implementing platform and installation changes to our product: Cisco Unity Connection.
• Currently acting as a the Product Owner for Quality for our next generation product; ensuring that our customer is well represented and that we continue to evolve our processes and tools as the product is developed
• Provided career guidance, coaching, and motivation to all resources under my leadership, resulting in demonstrated excellence in performance and some of the highest employee satisfaction scores in the business unit.
• Properly allocated resources based on priority and schedule. Negotiated scope and alternative resourcing plans with senior management and business owners when needed.
• Regularly worked collaboratively with representatives from other departments and business units to proactively identify and resolve issues leading to schedule or quality problems.
• Lead of the Emergency Response Team, tasked with maintaining a strong emergency preparedness and response capability in the Seattle Office.
• Communications Lead for the Seattle chapter of Cisco's Civic Council.
• Managed an, at times, geographically disbursed QA team of up to 9 members working on Unified Communication products.
Almost as bad as the last one! #fearthepossession http://t.co/JLXkc0A4 - 9 months ago
Scares the crap outa me... #FearThePossession http://t.co/x2GHPKR7 - 9 months ago
Sushi Thai @ Seattle on #Yelp: Jeez, it really pains me to write this review because I SO want them to succeed. :-/ … http://t.co/0uIrsmwE - 9 months ago
@JenSMcFarland I've always had a love/hate relationship with them... So conflicted! We should organize a Vandal road trip to Moscow!!! - 9 months ago
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