Jeff Fritz is an Agile practitioner and coach in the southwest Wisconsin region. He has been practicing Agile concepts since 2009, and has been actively facilitating Agile teams since 2012.
With a background in Computer Science, Software Engineering, and Web Development, Jeff practices a practical approach to Agile implementations, with a focus on understanding the value and implications of each decision a team makes.
As an employee of Esterline Control & Communication Systems AVISTA, Jeff is working to understand applications of Agile and Scrum within the context of the Avionics Software Engineering industry; exploring how to adhere to the phase-gates of the Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics' guidelines for safety critical software development (DO-178B/C), yet still adopting an Agile approach.
Esterline Control & Communication Systems AVISTA, ScrumMaster, Software Engineer
November 2010 - Present, Platteville, WI, United States
Agile Coach, ScrumMaster, and Software Engineer/Scrum Development Team Member. AVISTA is an Engineering Services organization serving Tier 1 Avionics manufacturers such as Boeing, UTC Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Beechcraft, Rockwell Collins, and others. As part of the AVISTA team, I provide Agile coaching and knowledge, helping to organize and lead teams into an Agile approach for developing safety critical software systems.