Salesforce.com, Agile Coach
June 2013 - Present, San Francisco, California, United States
One of 4 Internal Agile Coaches at Salesforce.
Core responsibilities include:
- Teach multiple Scrum courses to employees including: Agile/Scrum Fundamentals (2 days), Scrum Master Essentials (1 day), Product Owner Essentials (1 day)
- Provide hands on coaching to scrum teams and scrum masters
- Serve as Facilitator for Scrum ceremonies when requested
Good Technology, Agile Delivery Leader
August 2012 - May 2013, Sunnyvale, California, United States
Served as Scrum Master for Android client team
Also managed a team of Scrum Masters in 3 global locations. Heavily focused on enabling predictable, high-quality product delivery at a sustainable pace.
Recruited and hired top-notch scrum masters to strengthen the scrum master team
Nokia, Agile Delivery Leader
May 2009 - July 2012, Malvern, PA, United States
Led Agile transition for 100-person organization in 3 locations by hiring/managing coaches, organizing training seminars with thought leaders, and establishing an Agile Working Group.
Served as a Scrum Master whilst also Managing a team of 8 scrum masters. Used Scrum to develop and maintain real-time, high-volume, high-availability systems delivering vehicular traffic information to customers.
Led creation of and served as Product Owner for Agile Working Group to standardize processes, foster continuous improvement, establish performance measures, increase accountability/transparency, establish software tooling, and foster change leadership over simple change management.
Emphasized the use of XP Engineering practices, such as Continuous Integration and Test Driven Development.