Seydou BA

Seydou BA

Team Leader / Scrum Master

Currently employed at Cisco

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    9 years of experience in the Digital world, in continuous evolution. For 3 years now, I am employed as a Team Leader on AGILE Projects towards SAFe organization and I also worked 6 years as a Software Integrator. In addition of the extensive experience in the software development process starting from the requirement gathering to the software solutions deployment, I acquired real interpersonal, communication and presentation skills which are essentials for a good team collaboration. Working in an international environment with cross-functional and distributed teams among several countries, the project risks mitigation or the continuous improvement regarding the team performance are some of the challenges I am facing in my current role


Team leader / Scrum Master

At Cisco

From December 2015 to Present
In charge of a R&D team of 10 to 15 peoples, working on international projects (Belgium, France, Germany, India, Netherlands, and Norway) - Project management using AGILE methodologies (scrum, Kanban) or V-model. - Responsible for follow up meetings, progress reports, risks mitigation, continuous...
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Scrum Alliance, Paris

Certified Scrum Master, Scrum Master

October 2016

Senior software integrator

At Cisco

From 2009 to December 2015
Set Top Box Components Integration on international Projects. Cross-cultural collaboration - In charge of middleware (C/C++) and applications (Java/FLASH/QML) integration on different product lines. - Investigation and resolution of functional defects, POC development, fullstack building, tests and...
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Embedded software engineer, ESIGELEC

From September 2006 to October 2009

Engineer (Intern)

At NDS services Pay TV Technology

From March 2009 to September 2009
In charge of development of applications to connect a Touch Mobile (containing a Linux stack) with a Set Top Box. - Embedded C programming, - Bluetooth / WiFi communication, - Linux kernel configuration, - Toolchain Openmoko, - Sources Cross compilation for different embedded targets - Development...
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IAE, Rouen

General management master's degree course, MAE (Master II Administration des Entreprises)

From 2008 to 2009

Technician (Intern)

At SGA Automation

From June 2008 to July 2008
In charge of HMI development allowing piloting of a Brushless Motor Card. C# Programming (with Visual Studio), digital Interfacing (PIC Controller 18F4550).


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