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Carl Gilbert


ScrumMaster, Sopra Steria

Location: London


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Carl Gilbert is an experienced technical and commercial leader with 11 years of experience in the software development industry. He is passionate about improving software delivery through the successful adoption of agile practices and helping to establish clear lines of communication.

Carl has successfully implemented scrum in both the private and public sector working with both single team projects and large scaled central government projects.

In 2004 Carl joined start-up company CNL Software as a developer and progressively fulfilled various roles to directly contribute to the success of the organisation. Whilst at CNL Software, Carl built a high performing team delivering real value to many satisfied customers. In 2014 Carl then joined Sopra Steria as a consultant scrum master to further progress his skills and experience in practicing agile.

Work experience

Sopra Steria, ScrumMaster
November 2014 - Present, London, United Kingdom
Consultant Scrum Master working with new and existing agile teams on central government projects. Typically working with one team at a time on a full time basis. I am also part of the Sopra Steria agile practice which is central to the adoption and understanding of agile within the company. The practice actively developers and delivers different agile training courses.

CNL Software, ScrumMaster
September 2013 - November 2014, Knaphill, Surrey, United Kingdom
Scrum Master for the CNL Software development team responsible for facilitating scrum meetings, configuring and maintaining Team Foundation Server for ALM, release planning, and maintaining the product backlog. My responsibilities included improving the adoption of scrum includes researching, recommending and assisting in changes to best practice, supporting the team in any way possible, identifying and removing impediments, minimizing external distractions, building cross-team and stakeholder communications through reporting and by improving transparency.

CNL Software, Product Owner
December 2012 - September 2013, Knaphill, Surrey, United Kingdom
Product Owner for IPSecurityCenter responsible for capturing requirements, maintaining the product backlog, communicating iteration progress to stakeholders, and maintaining the documentation set.

CNL Software, Software Solutions Engineer
May 2009 - December 2012, Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom
Senior software solutions engineer responsible for designing, delivering, documenting and testing solutions using the IPSecurityCenter product including a high degree of project management, self-planning and time management. My responsibilities also included sitting on the product steering board, capturing requirements and maintaining the backlog.

CNL Software, Development Team Lead
August 2006 - May 2009, Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom
Applications Team Lead. Responsibilities included product design, planning, development and testing.

CNL Software, Software Developer
February 2004 - August 2006, Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom
.NET developer responsible for the development of the IPSecurityCenter client application which included all front end components and all configuration editors.


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