I am currently working as a Scrum Master for ACI Worldwide in Limerick, Ireland. ACI is a leader in banking and payment solutions which delivers electronic banking and payment solutions for more than 5000 financial institutions, merchants, billers and processors around the world.
I am undertaking a NUIG MSc in Business Information Systems and my thesis is based on the examination of control modes in flow-based software development projects aiming to graduate in the summer for 2018.
I hold a Certified Scrum Master and ISTQB CTFL Software tester with 9 years of professional experience in quality assurance and testing areas in traditional and agile teams.
I have also worked as Dell EMC and IBM volunteer agile coach and also as an associate lecturer for six years in two brazilian major universities teaching software quality assurance, IT Governance, Project Management and Agile subjects.
I gave a number of volunteer talks including the "Importance of Software Quality Assurance" at Universidade Paulista, Brazil in 2007 and at Centro Universitario SENAC in 2010 for 300 graduation students, "IBM and Technical Careers" at Universidade Paulista, Brazil in 2009 and 2011 and "Dell and Technical Careers" at NUIG, Ireland in 2016 for 100 graduate engineering students.