Elton Smith began using Scrum in 1995 after attending the OOPSLA conference in Austin Texas. In 2010 while at HP he began working as a Scrum Master and agile coach. He has participated in Scrum teams or worked as a Scrum Master / Agile Coach at Texas Instruments, HP, E2open and Good Technology.
Good Technology, Scrum Master / Agile Coach
August 2012 - Present, Dallas, TX, United States
Works in the Dallas office as a Scrum Master and Agile Coach.
e2open, Scrum Master and Agile Coach
October 2011 - May 2012, Dallas, TX, United States
Worked as a Scrum Master at e2open to create SAAS based supply chain solutions.
Hewlett-Packard, Scrum Master and Agile Coach
May 2010 - September 2011, Plano, TX, United States
Worked as HP consultant to clients during this time period.
- Scrum Master and developer at 7-11 in Dallas, TX (May 2010 - September 2010)
- Scrum Master at FedEx Office in Dallas, TX (October 2010 - May 2011)
- Agile Coach at Shell Voyager in Palo Alto, CA (May 2011 - September 2011)
Texas Instruments, Scrum Team Member
July 1981 - May 1998, Plano, TX, United States
In 1995, our team attended the OOPSLA 95 conference in Austin (October 15-21) and heard presentations by Ken Schwaber. We returned to Dallas and used SCRUM on a semiconductor factory reengineering project for approximately 8 months. I was part of the SCRUM team during this project.