Basics of Agile Methodology for Software Development

The training is built on practical exercises, Scrum simulations, discussions and case studies illustrating the basic principles and practices of Agile development.
Code: SDP-004_ENG
Duration: 16 hours

Description

This training is aimed at people who want to adopt Agile methodologies (such as Scrum or XP) in their project or organization, as well as those who want to compare the way they work with industry best practices.

The training is built on practical exercises, Scrum simulations, discussions and case studies illustrating the basic principles and practices of Agile development.

Roadmap

Agile Essentials
  • The family of agile methodologies
  • The Agile Manifesto
  • Principles of the Agile Manifesto
  • Iterative and incremental development
  • Agile-development

Scrum framework overview
  • Terms
  • Roles
  • Scrum Characteristics (transparency, inspection, adaptation)
  • Scrum artifacts
  • Queue Theory
  • Time-boxing
  • Sprint structure

Requirements Management in Scrum
  • Product/Sprint Backlog
  • User Stories
  • Definition of Done

Scrum Planning
  • 3 levels of planning
  • Units of assessment (story points or ideal days)
  • Planning Poker
  • Triangulation

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Scrum master
  • Product owner
  • The team

Self-organized team - the key to success
  • Attributes of a Scrum Team
  • Guru vs general knowledge
  • Team evolution
  • Distributed teams

Daily Scrum Meetings
Demo
Retrospective Meeting
Scrum metrics
  • Velocity
  • Focus Factor

Process Visualization
  • Task board
  • Burndown / up chart

Engineering Practices
  • Code Review
  • Pair programming
  • Joint ownership of code
  • Continuous Integration
  • Refactoring
  • TDD

Scrum limits
Scaling Agile
Starting with Agile


Objectives

Providing basic knowledge about Agile methodologies and the Scrum framework, familiarizing participants with the key practices and methods of work in Agile, in order to avoid the common mistakes.

After taking part in the training, participants will be able to:
  1. Understand how Agile methodologies are applied in projects;
  2. Understand how to start working with Agile;
  3. Use the Scrum framework in their projects.

Target Audience

  • Project Managers;
  • Technical Team Leaders;
  • Software Engineers.


Trainer in Bucharest
Cornel-Constantin Vasilescu Agile Methodology Specialist
Cornel is an enthusiastic and experienced project manager with expertise in the automotive and telecom areas. During the course of his career Cornel has held various roles from specialist to team leader and project manager. He has been responsible, among others, for implementing new methodologies in software development teams.

He is always interested in sharing his knowledge with others and as a result he has also been an active trainer for Luxoft Training, facilitating some of our Agile based courses such as Basics of Agile Methodology for Software Development.

Cornel is a certified Scrum Master and also holds additional certifications like:

  • Project Management Professional
  • Internal Auditor
  • SCAMPI A
  • CMMI v.1.2.
Course is scheduled in: Bucharest
9.03.2020 - 12.03.2020
Time: 09:30-13:30
City: Bucharest
Duration: 16 hours
Language: Romanian
Trainer
Cornel-Constantin Vasilescu
Agile Methodology Specialist
€240
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Invoices for the course will be issued in local currency. All fees above can change according to training location and delivery mode and are subject to change while scheduling. For individual participants the price is as displayed. For legal entities VAT is added to the displayed price.

Testimonials:
Daniel
I liked the overall presentation of the actual AGILE/SCRUM process. Scrum practices for estimation, Scrum artifact repository - especially the release burn down chart and velocity chart.
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  1. Experience in software development;
  2. Experience in agile projects would be useful, but not mandatory.

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