Scrum@Scale is a framework that can be applied to a fortune 100 company or a start-up and came from the mind of one of the original scrum co-creators, Jeff Sutherland. It takes the principles of the scrum team and applies them to the organization so that you are able to produce a better product more efficiently, no matter what industry you may be in.
In this course, you will learn how product owners, scrum teams, and enterprise leadership interact with each other in order to best apply the values of Scrum and Lean no matter the size of your initiative.
Students in this class will learn how to:
- Reduce the amount of time spent waiting on other teams by prioritizing at the enterprise level.
- Understand the impact of being able to pivot a whole organization in response to the market
- Develop a transformation backlog to scale your organization’s reach and impact
- Measure and improve the agility of your company through new metrics
Chris Sims, founding team member and CEO of Sigao Studios, found his stride as a software engineer and project manager during his management information systems studies at the University of Alabama. Now, with over 20 years of programming and 16 years of project management experience under his belt, Chris confidently leads his team to identify complex problems and push the boundaries to achieve high-performing, innovative and sleek solutions.
Chris is a passionate trainer that loves helping others accomplish their goals through dynamic and hands-on training. Chris leverages his mastery of project execution and mentoring techniques to build collaborative and creative problem-solving teams that are empowered to deliver dynamic results. His passion is watching clients-from startups to extremely large, multi-million dollar IT projects-succeed at Agile problem solving through Sigao’s technical solutions.