Scrum Product Owner training What the development team do… …and how you can help us.
Why use Scrum? • The principles • The benefits • The alternatives
Waterfall methodology Image credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waterfall_model
Scrum methodology http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scrum_(development)
Scrum roles • The Product Owner • The Scrum Master • The Development Team / Scrum Team
Scrum ceremonies • The release planning meeting • The sprint planning meeting • Daily standups • Retrospectives
The Story • Description of a feature • Estimated in Story points • Description of benefit and for whom • Defined “Just in time”
Definition of Done • Developed • Tests written • Buddy tested • Ready for UAT
How the PO can help • Communicate the priorities for your Product through the Product Backlog. • Be aware of the overall business priorities across products. • Groom your Product Backlog • Be aware of where your stories are in the process • Work with the team during Sprints when we are working on features for your Product.
Reasons why you should love this process! • Transparency • You choose the priority • Features are released in quick iterations (1 week if you want) • Predictable delivery through estimations
Frequently Asked Questions • Why can’t you make small changes faster? • Why have you been sitting on this feature/defect for so long?