Mica Syjuco is a Software Engineering Director / Senior Manager and the interim Global DevOps and Agile Coaching Talent Community Lead of a multinational company. She is currently located in Chicago, Illinois, USA and works with teams located across the globe -- from North America, Europe, Asia, Australia and South America. She graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and has been in software development for close to 15 years.
Mica has been featured as Presenter/Speaker and Panelist in a number of global engagements such as the international Women in Technology Summit held in Silicon Valley in the United States, Microsoft ALM in Asia, automation conferences in Europe, and Global TechSummit in Seattle, Washington.
Mica has led the successful delivery of complex projects for multiple clients, some of which are counted among the biggest companies in the world (Fortune 500). She has a strong expertise in implementing and leading Traditional and Agile / Scrum based development and delivery processes supporting distributed teams on medium to large-scale .NET based enterprise projects.
Mica currently works with clients throughout North America leading software project delivery and providing Scrum training, consultation and coaching with a focus on Microsoft .NET technology, on top of her other responsibilities in her firm. She also actively builds and grows her organization’s agile capability as its interim Global DevOps and Agile Coaching Talent Community Lead, which in itself has been an interesting journey given the organization's 30,000+ head count globally.
She is a Professional Scrum Trainer, Professional Scrum Master, Professional Scrum Developer, Professional Scrum Product Owner, and certified in Scaled Professional Scrum. She loves working with creative people, is always eager to evolve and improve herself, and has a sincere and unbridled passion for Scrum.