CST, MBA, a senior agile and Scrum trainer, coach and organizational consultant
Jim Wang, CST, is a management consultant working with organizations to improve their software development processes.
Jim has 20 years of experience in the software industry within China as well as abroad. Jim began his career as a Chief Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) engineer at Vicor in the US. After living in Boston for 11 years, he has since then actively been practicing Scrum, Jim returned to China and successfully built up the Endeca Offshore Development Center in Shanghai (acquired by Oracle) and the Avid China Development Center in Suzhou, both centers were using Scrum, he has led over 150 teams through to successful delivery of high-end software products. He has also served as Director of Oracle’s Shanghai BI R&D center, held senior posts at several global software development firms he has a vast understanding of coaching and training executives from different backgrounds and cultures.
Jim specializes in interactive teaching style. His innovative approach and realistic case studies have proven to be very popular among trainees. In addition, he translated Jeff Sutherland’s and Ken Schwaber’s seminal book "Software in 30 Days" into Chinese.
Jim brings a wealth of experience to his customers, having worked with global organizations, training and coaching teams in the US and China, Jim has worked with clients including Gree, Reuters, Oracle, Halliburton, ADP, VanceInfo, Vimicro, Acorn, Dextrys, Citibank, and many other global and Chinese companies.
Jim has a Master’s Degree in Computer Information Engineering and Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston and in Business Administration from Babson College of Business in Wellesley.