I am a passionate and enthusiastic leader of software development teams with strong analytical skills. Because of my technical background in object-oriented programming and my broad knowledge of organizational topics I can engage business and engineering teams. I am a strong believer of Agile and Lean principles. With my serving style of leadership I inspire teams and continually synchronize with the customer to get the best result.
Managing dedicated software delivery teams within the Rabobank International eCommerce domain. The teams implement initiatives for the eCommerce portals Rabo TransAct, Corporate Connect and various internal applications for the local banks (based on IBM Websphere Portal technology).
With Continuem i specialise in agile project management. I deliver results by focussing on team collaboration, by engaging the business and IT and build upon a proper governance. My strength lies in my technical and organizational knowledge, my dedication to the team and stakeholders and my drive to deliver valuable software in short cycles.
Responsible for the delivery of the iPad solutions for the Onsite Support Team. Planning iterations, presenting the product, and inspiring and facilitating the team to become transparent, self organizing and able to change. Together with the team facing the challenge of developing enterprise applications for mobile devices in a highly secured IT environment.
Open Source Development, Team management, Projectmanagement, Consultancy, Coaching.
Leading the PFZW.nl and MijnPFZW project teams. Responsible for the planning and delivery of the various internet solutions (based of SharePoint and C#), and responsible for the operations within the Webcluster department. Scrum mastering and coaching the multidisciplinary teams to get the best result.
Responsible for developing the integration part of the application Holmes (this system is developed to help the inspectors in their inspection administrative task). Estimated and planned the development tasks, and designed the interface with the document management system.
Supporting SNS-Bank with implementing Agile practices within the Development organization, by being part of the Agile implementation team, and helping the teams to succeed with Scrum.The teams are building Internet Banking websites for various labels, a new mobile banking App (for iPhone, Android, Blackberry and Windows Phone 7), Customer representation portals and more. Mostly based on Java Open source technology.
Responsible for the ongoing development on the LeanApps software solution for Allianz. Managed the distributed development team (India & Naarden), organized impact analyses and planned software releases of the applications.
As a leader of the development department within Competence Center internet responsible for the ongoing development of various projects and the maintenance work. Developed overall policies, managed the processes and resources. Coached various teams, and helped the clients with the transformation to become more agile.
Leading the SharePoint project within the Heineken MCS (Mail, Calendaring & SharePoint) program as the VX Company project manager. The team implemented/developed solu-tions around Teamsites, user profiles, Knowledge Management & workflow. Responsible for planning & budget, resource management, and reporting to the program management and other stakeholders.
Projectlead of the delivery team within the Internet Self Service project, therewith Responsible for the implementation of the new MyNS portal (www.ns.nl/selfservice). The project includes the replacement of the current portal with new functionality, built with open source software in an Agile methodology.