Darryl L. Davis
Team Software ProcessSM
Coach, Personal Software ProcessSM Instructor, Certified Personal Software
Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute (SEI) certified mentor coach
and team coach for the Team Software Process (TSP), instructor for the Personal Software
Process (PSP), and SEI Certified PSP Developer. Worked at the SEI for five years
with Watts Humphrey. Currently, a Visiting Scientist at the SEI. Author of
several SEI technical reports.
Trained and coached dozens of teams
and executives at organizations such as Microsoft, Intuit, Adobe, Hewlett Packard, Oracle,
ABB, Lockheed Martin, and Trend Micro.
Frequent speaker at conferences across
the Unites States, Europe, and Asia.
Practitioner, and Scrum Product Owner
Certified Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Practitioner, and Certified Scrum Product
Owner. Hands on coaching experience of Scrum teams. Program Committee member
for XP Agile Universe 2003 and Agile 2007 conferences.
Effective Development Manager
As Director of Engineering, Intergraph Electronics Computer Aided Engineering Division,
managed products from concept phase, through design and implementation phases, to delivery
Managed distributed teams across three
continents (United States, Europe, and Asia).
Portfolio of managed projects included
Design Capture, Design Synthesis, Design Analysis, and Design Simulation Support.
Grew the development organization through hiring, and acquisition and mergers.
Active Software Developer
Over twenty years overall software experience. Development experience includes
real-time embedded systems software, commercial desktop Computer Aided Engineering tools
for Electronics Design Automation, as well as various custom applications on UNIX and
Microsoft Windows. Proficiency in Computer Graphics, Relational Database Management
Systems (RDBMS), Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs), Object Oriented design and development,
and web based systems.
The Right Education and Background
Master of Science in Computer Science. Bachelor of Electrical Engineering.
Numerous continuing education courses
in management, processes, and computer science including Total Quality Management, use of
project management tools, the Capability Maturity Model, Agile Methods, architecture
product lines, Bayseian statistics, and computer security.
Member of the Institute of Electrical
and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).