Michael Caspar. Passionate about Agile Development (SCRUM / OpenAgile / XP / Lean ). Mike Started Caspar Computer Services Inc., 1984, focusing o... Read More
Agile Coach at Berteig Consulting Inc.
-Agile Coaching and Training -Consulting and assistance with difficult conversations, obstacles. -Grow a part of the business with Focus on difficult problems at transformations and finding unique ways to address them. -New team (including management) start-up, training and coaching -Organizational change
Consultant / Agile Coach at Fenix Data Systems
Mississauga, On L5N 6B8
Introduced a Transportation software development company to Agile processes and SCRUM in July, 2011. Have provided ongoing support towards an Agile Transformation beginning with a basic iterative development approach and focus on working by Return on Investment. Currently am providing ongoing support in moving toward test driven development.
Consultant at Caspar Computer Services Inc.
Oakville, Ontario L6L 4S8
Started developing software in 1984 in an iterative manner for the transportation and financial industries. Regularly contribute to www.agileadvice.com and mike-caspar.blogspot.com Posts include : Yellow/Red/Green system for teammember self evaluations. http://mike-caspar.blogspot.com/2012/02/agile-team-knowledge-retrospective.html Implemented large scale software/hardware solutions based on team based work and always delivering incremental value to the customer. Have trained several teams in software development practices, testing practices as well as iterative development.
ScrumMaster/Project Manager/Agile Coach at Enbridge Pipelines Inc.
May 2012-November 2012
• Help the company manage projects by building teams to support the Scrum framework. • Help the team and the company to better support an agile environment. • Remove obstacles to quality software delivery • Radiate information to the company to allow the team to remain effective and focused. • Management training and coaching for an Agile Environment. • Agile training when needed to start a new team. • Agile Coaching
Agile Coach at Maple Leaf Foods
Mississauga, On L6L 4S8
August 2011-February 2012
Champion the CIO’s vision of change within the I.S. Organization • Bootstrap (Start) the first three SCRUM Teams for Maple Leaf Foods • Teach, Mentor, and Coach SCRUM Teams starting in the Web Team of I.S. • Encourage and assist in dealing with cross-department issues • Facilitate the exchange of information between groups • Encourage transparency between I.S. teams
Scrum Master/Project Coordinator at Virtek Vision International
Waterloo, Ontario N2V 2K1
July 2011-August 2011
Scrum Master / Project Co-ordinator for a long-term SCRUM team.
Product Development Manager at Doxess Inc. (www.clubrunner.ca)
Oakville, Ontario L6H 5R7
September 2010-July 2011
Product Development Manager for a Web Based application. Introduced Agile processes including SCRUM and some XP practices to a Web Based .NET development team and to management of the company. Worked in a 2 week Sprints to deliver quick (tested) value to customers.
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