Team management roles: Scaling your Scrum practices

Efficiently manage and coordinate multiple teams, both Agile and traditional

Andrea, Release Manager

Responsibility: Controls the release path to production

Solution:

  • Define custom metrics for Burn-downs, Scope changes, Bugs and other KPIs across one or multiple teams and sprints
  • Get accurate forecast & treding information on completion dates
  • Take corrective actions in advance to ensure timely delivery

Stephen, Release Train Engineer

Responsibility: Coordinates multiple ARTs

Solution:

  • Define Program Increments (PI) and ARTs
  • Track statuses, coordinate activities and dependencies from PI Planning to PI Release

Donna, Product Owner/Manager

Responsibility: Creates & maintains Roadmaps and Backlogs

Solution:

  • Create Product Roadmaps
  • Visualize your Release scope, Roadmaps, execution progress and status
  • Better visualization of sub-tasks, linked issues & user stories linked to Epics

Tom, QA Manager

Responsibility: Ensures the Release Process & Quality Standards are met

Solution:

  • Manage quality standards with milestones & quality gates
  • Define own process and metrics
  • Easily track & manage the release process

Dave, Scrum Master

Responsibility: Leads multiple Scrum teams

Solution:

  • Gain visibility beyond the current iteration, across multiple teams & sprints
  • Create custom metrics and goals across multiple Agile boards, Epics & sprints

Kate, Engineering Manager

Responsibility: Manages team operations & ensures objectives are met

Solution:

  • Get accurate forecasting of delivery date
  • Easily collect low and high-level metrics such as reported and resolved bugs
  • Coordinate across multiple teams and sprints

Clare, Program Manager

Responsibility: Monitors program status & progress

Solution:

  • Visualize your program roadmaps, execution progress & status
  • Create multi-team programs
  • Get actionable data from custom metrics, ensure visibility and control for multiple iterations

Jack, VP of Engineering

Responsibility: Reviews the status of multiple releases

Solution:

  • Unify visibility across multiple Jira projects or releases
  • Attain clear, concise definition of scope and status
  • Understanding of red status and high risk