PALO IT, Sr. Scrum Master
December 2016 - Present, Causeway Bay, HK
1. Provide consulting/coaching services for agile adaptation and implementation
2. Perform agile assessment activities
3. Attend and participate in workshops and meet-ups
4. Facilitate Agile workshop/s
5. Perform research and design thinking activities
CHAMP Cargosystems Philippines Inc., Sr. Scrum Master
January 2012 - September 2017, Makati, PH
1. Agile Evangelization
o Coached and lead the development team in Agile and Scrum Framework implementation
o Ensured that team adheres to DevOps practices
o Provided guidance and coaching to co-Scrum Masters and co-workers in terms of different solutions to different cases and scenarios
o Conducted Agile workshops to the development team and new joiners in the company.
o Worked and collaborated with stakeholders and/or Product Owners
o Participated in different Agile communities for sharing
o Successful project deliveries
♣ Facilitated scrum events
♣ Worked with distributed team across the Philippines and other European countries
♣ Ensured that team deliverables are aligned with goals and Project Road Map.
♣ Applied expert judgment in helping on the removal of impediments
♣ Collaborated and liaised with other departments when needed
♣ Performed forecasting activities
2. Contribute to process improvement
o Collaborated and worked with co-Scrum Masters, Management and Team Leaders for constant process improvements
o Worked with management and team leaders regarding career progression of team members
US Autoparts Network Philippines, Project Manager/ Scrum Master
August 2011 - December 2011, Mandaluyong, PH
1. Agile Evangelization & Coaching
o Implemented Agile Scrum in the team
o Provided consultancy, case study and recommendations to the process and project-related issues and improvements.
o Coach and trained team members for career advancement.
2. Project Management
o Close coordination with the Product Owner, Stakeholders, team and other groups within and outside the Philippines (particularly in the US).
o Applied strategies for root cause analysis.
o Provided weekly and monthly reports to VP regarding overall project status.
o Worked and collaborated with other departments, Project Managers, and Product Owner
Goodwill Digital , BA/Iteration Manager (Scrum Master)
March 2011 - July 2011, Kuala Lumpur, MY
1. Simultaneously wear the hat of a business analyst and scrum master.
2. Agile Facilitator and coaching
o Applied Agile Scrum and foster lean thinking to the pioneering team.
o Facilitated Scrum Events
o Used VersionOne and Visual Studio- Specflow (Gherkin language)
o Worked on the product roadmap with the Product Owner.
o Helped removed team’s impediment
3. Business Analysis
o Participated in "Requirements Engineering Workshop" conducted by our in-house Agile Coach
o Performed data gathering activities and building business requirements specification.
o Collaborated with UI/UX, business experts and development team
BlastAsia Inc., Project Manager/ Scrum Master
May 2008 - February 2011, Ortigas, PH
1. Applied Agile Scrum / Waterfall method (depending on a project engagement)
2. Performed project manager and scrum master roles
o Successfully handled different projects from inception to project closure.
o Help resolved client and project issues | Facilitated project review and risk analysis
o Provided guidance on project technical documentations: System Specification Review, Business Requirement Document, User’s Manual
o Worked and guided the development team for a successful project delivery)
o Collaborated and managed customer’s expectations.
o Directly reported to the Project Management Office (PMO) Head.
o Worked and collaborated with Creative Design team
o Worked closely with team leaders.
o Applied risk analysis and forecasting.
o Provided management reports
3. Agile Facilitation
o Facilitated scrum events
o Guided the team on Agile Transformation
o Worked with product owners (customer)
o Helped removed team’s impediments
4. Participated on process improvement
o Participated in company's ISO certification in Quality Management System (ISO 9001:2008)
o Active involvement in management discussions for company’s process improvement
o Worked closely with upper management, QAs and PMO on Agile Transformation.
o Collaborated with Business Development and Quality Assurance groups
5. Marketing and pre-development activities
o Collaborated with marketing team
o Worked on project plans (for waterfall projects) and project initiation documents (for Agile projects)