Howard Chalmers is passionate about discovering product solutions to real business problems. He has over 20 years of business-to-business software development experience as a developer, project manager, scrum master, and product owner. He came to NCR to lead the agile transformation for one product team and has contributed to the growth of and Agile/Lean mindset and practices across the company. Chalmers now leads a team of over 70 engineers, scrum masters, and POs across three continents. He holds a BS in Business Administration (Management Information Systems) from Auburn University.
NCR, Director of Product Development
January 2014 - Present, Alpharetta, GA, US
Led product development teams for three product lines. Coached teams in scrum / agile / lean principles and supported them as the "Chief Roadblock Remover".
NCR, Scrum Master
August 2013 - December 2013, Alpharetta, GA
Scrum Master and Agile coach for 2 dev teams building software for the cinema industry.
Blackbaud, Product Manager
May 2011 - January 2013, Charleston, SC, United States
Product Manager / Product Owner for multiple scrum teams focused on platform level tools for configuration management and instrumentation and a team focused on the core business logic for non-profit fundraising events.