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    Senior Manager with over 18 years of experience, managing QA and R&D teams, steering successful projects, and building teams at software vendors in financial sector, telecommunications and business intelligence. Pragmatic, resourceful leader with...
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  • Expériences professionnelles
    2012 - Courant
    2008 - 2011
    Manager of a software quality team made of 50 QA engineers, distributed across 2 countries (France and Poland).My primary goal is to manage the QA team of Financial Front to Back Office solutions, in Risk Management. I am focusing on building a Rapid Iterative Quality and Testing team to meet business requirements, to deliver process innovation, conformance and efficiency, and to provide the highest ROI for answering our customer expectations.Responsible for the quality of the whole Kondor+ product family, including Kondor+, Kondor Plus Trade Processing, Web Access, Kondor+ Strutured Products, Kondor Global Risk and Kondor Trade Processing• Management by objectives of f a software quality team made of 50 QA engineers across 2 countries (France and Poland)• Management of QA activities on Front to Back Suite with strong customer focus and automation approach• Management of a 3M€ budget: compensations, trainings, software licences, hardware• Building a Rapid Iterative Quality and testing team to meet business requirements, to deliver process innovation, conformance and efficiency, and to provide the highest ROI for answering our customer expectations.• Management of specific quality projects for customers (ING, NewEdge, PostBank, Suncorp, Deutsche Bank, Samba, …) • Change the software development cycle moving from a waterfall mode to an agile mode (SCRUM)• Setting up and managing offshore testing activities with Indian partner: ITC InfoTech• Management of partnerships with software vendors: Froglogic, Quotium
    2007 - 2008
    GENERALI• Management of a strategic WEB product for large customers: ING-Direct, Boursorama, MonaBanq, Kapital-Direct• Management of a development team (8 collaborators)• Management of QA and support activities• Implementation of agile methodologies (SCRUM, eXtreme Programming): Iterations, automated tests, continuous integration, Pair-programming
    2006 - 2007
    • Software testing for embedded applications and Web 2.0 application (Qipit)• Definition of the standards and the procedures of testing: test cycles, test specifications, quality criteria, product defect procedures• Implementation of eXtreme Programming (XP): Iterations, automatized tests, continuous integration, Pair-programming• RoadMap implementation and planning of the enhancements• XP coach/Project Leader for an embedded product on Brew platform• Project Leader/QA Manager for an embedded product on J2ME and Symbian platforms, offshore project developed in India
    2003 - 2006
    Manages product development for BI-SAM, a software vendor targeting the Asset Management markets.• Management by objectives of a team of 9 collaborators• Management and supervision of specifications, developments and tests for BI-SAM products• Definition of the product plan and the objectives of the R&D team • Follow-up the planning of the R&D team• Reporting of the R&D activity near the top management• Improvement of development processes, implementation of eXtreme Programming practices• Project Management of reporting projects for financial companies (IXIS-AM, Dexia-AM, AGF-AM, SCHRODERS Luxemburg, Fortis Investments Belgium)• Member of Products Committee, member of Board of Directors
    2000 - 2003
    Software Editor, World leading provider of Business Intelligence solutions • Management of a team of 5 software developers, specialized in the development of tools for automated tests• Installation of automated tests chains • Definition of criteria and certification process of the automated tests• Management and planning of the automated tests projects
    1997 - 2000
    Software Editor, specialized in communication from PCs to mainframes• Guarantee conformity and the quality of the major products of ICOM under development• Setting up various architectures in heterogeneous environment • Executing automatic and functional tests• Developing automated tests (Visual Basic, Visual C++, ASP)• Defining and writing test plans
    1991 - 1997
    Software Editor, specialized in communication from PCs to mainframes• Supervising, assisting and training the customers to use the "Re-Engineering" application tools• Developing components and modules of the product “Talkman 32”, multi-protocol and multi-sessions emulator• Developing components and modules of product “DJINN”, multi-media software solution: directory, fax, responder, Videotex...
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  • Compétences professionnelles
    Development activities: Development manager, Java/J2EE environments, eXtreme Programming, Certified Scrum MasterTesting activities (QA Manager, Automation, Black/White Box Testing, Requirements definition, Risk Management, Release anagement, Metrics, Offshoring, Projects/Program Management)Agile methodologies (eXtreme Programming, Scrum),Web 2.0,Business Objects,Mobile Technologies (Symbian Series 60 3rd Edition, J2ME, BREW, Windows Mobile)
    Development activities (Development manager, Java/J2EE environments, eXtreme Programming)Testing activities (QA Manager, Automation, Black/White Box Testing, Requirements definition, Risk Management, Release anagement, Metrics, Offshoring, Projects/Program Management)Agile methodologies (eXtreme Programming, Scrum)Web 2.0Business ObjectsMobile Technologies (Symbian Series 60 3rd Edition, J2ME, BREW, Windows Mobile)
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