Frode R. Helgesen was born in Trondheim, Norway. The vast majority of his career has centred on web development and web project management. Frode has served as a project manager on several projects for companies both inside and outside of Norway.
Today he lives in Stavanger, Norway, working as a Managing Consultant at Capgemini, as of October 2010 as a Project Manager at Statoil.
Frode holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from the University of Trondheim - NTNU.
November 2016 - Present, Stavanger, Rogaland, NO
I am a scrum master for three of six teams and also supporting the other scrum masters on an as needed basis.
October 2014 - September 2016, Stavanger, Rogaland, NO
Part of a group of 80+ people across 14 teams, working distributed from 5 cities on 2 continents, on an engagement for a global company in the oil and gas industry. The total engagement is the largest in the history of Capgemini Norway. In this engagement I was a scrum master for two teams and some shorter term-initiatives.
October 2010 - October 2014, Stavanger, Rogaland, NO
Project Manager / Scrum Master on two projects:
1) Plant Integrity - Improved Maintenance Management project where the goal is to develop an IT-tool in SAP that will assist in ensuring that Statoil performs maintenance according to both best practices and maintenance plans.
2) Project Manager / Scrum Master on the TIMP - IT solution project where the goal is to develop an IT-tool in SAP that will give Statoil an information work space (dashboard) where various indicators can be analysed and evaluated.
Articles I've written
Using Pointing Poker for Distributed Agile Teams
To collaborate with our distributed team members, we have been using a free tool that lets us all join in collaborative planning and consensus-based estimations.