Helping Teams Work on the Right Thing at the Right Time
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Leadership communicates their organizational goals. I align our team with those goals and develop a roadmap using Smartsheets. I do this by working alongside an executive director.Why Roadmap?
Once the roadmap is decided, I start to gather requirements with stakeholders. They attend design meetings where the team creates rapid prototypes using Figma.Ask Good Questions
From the requirements, specifications, and designs, I start building and prioritizing a backlog of issues in Jira.Organize and Begin
User Acceptance Testing
I work with a quality assurance team using Enterprise Tester to review the work that was completed. Then I schedule user acceptance testing sessions.Measure Twice, Cut Once
After the feature is released, I write release notes and post them to a Google Site. I also email them to certain distribution groups and individual stakeholders. Release notes describe the feature and the business value it brings.Have a Voice
I measure the value of the product. This can come from direct user engagement, stakeholder interviews, and reviewing Dynatrace log entries.Gather Feedback