Experience

Work Experience and Technical Skills

 

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

Agile Coach, Acu Publicity, St. Petersburg, FL

 

  • 2008 – 2018 (Current)

 

  • Facilitated Software Development of SaaS IM Press Release Generator

 

  • Collaborated with the Product Owner, Business Team and Engineering Team members to develop and maintain Product Backlogs

 

  • Led Agile Scrum ceremonies as servant-leader encouraging self-organized team

 

  • Acted as advisor to senior executives communicating development progress

 

  • Identified and removed impediments for development team

 

  • Initiated and led development of customer product training based on user stories

 

  • Conducted software testing after development of automated account generation

 

  • Provided guidance for release of new automated account generation robot

 

  • Tested syndicated network of distribution sites submitted to by software

 

  • Solved database problem by using SQL to create automatic license keys

 

  • Worked with team as coach to release new SaaS iteration Media Publicity Generator

 

  • Served as Agile project manager to coordinate launch with business and marketing

 

  • Bridged contract negotiations between 1000 Joint Venture Partners and Affiliates

 

  • Promoted to executive position with increasing revenue share incentives

 

  • Served as mentor during Sprint Planning and Retrospective meetings

 

  • Ensured Agile principles were adhered to by encouragement of best practices

 

 

  • Increased production efficiency with 47% throughput increase and 38% reduced lead time and eliminated technical debt with quality development focus

Agile Coach Work Experience

Recent Artificial Intelligence Intent-Based Chat Bot Technology Programming and Web Development Work

 

Technical Skills

  • Professional Profile:Doug Barger champions agile principles, values, and best practices throughout the organization by working with senior executives as a servant-leader agile coach to facilitate the training of cross-functional team leaders to lead self-organized development teams in the development and release of software that meets business requirements in alignment with organizational objectives.

 

  • Experienced Agile Coach
  •  Scrum Master Facilitator
  • Full SDLC
  • Strong Team Builder
  • Leads Cross-Functional Teams
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills
  • Agile Project Manager
  • Servant-Leader Scrum Master
  • IT Project Management
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Technology Research Manager
  • Kanban certified for leading software development teams
  • Scrum fundamentals certified
  • Agile Principles Certified Level I
  • Project Management
  • Visual C# .NET Programming
  • SQL programming
  • R programming (data science)
  • Android Mobile App Development
  • HTML5, CSS, JS, Angular JS
  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt Professional
  • Microcomputer Database Design and Administration
  • Network I and II
  • Adv Net Sec
  • SQL Server
  • Web Application Development
  • Web Development
  • Windows Application Development
  • Benefits Costs Analysis
  • Complex Problem Solver
  • Excellent Communication Skills (Verbal and Written)