John Borys

Agile Technical Coach at Accenture Digital Interactive

John Borys has developed Enterprise Java applications for 16 years in the Chicago Metropolitan area. He has consulted for small start-ups and Fortune 50 companies. Introduced to Agile in 2004 while working on a maintenance system for the F-22 Raptor Engine, he has been an agile Proponent ever since. During that time he has been an Agile Developer, Scrum Master, Technical Lead, Java Architect, and for the last four years, an Agile Coach.

He is currently with Accenture specializing in Agile Transformation in the Large Enterprise and teaching teams XP Fundamentals.

John is a Certified Scrum Professional and a Certified Scrum Master.

PRESENTATIONS

Building the Agile Team (Agile for beginners)
QA in the Agile World
So you're a Big Company and You "Want to Go Agile"?
The Scrummerfall Zone
The Story Behind User Stories
What Gives Agile Its Agility?

PODCASTS

Debugging QA in the Agile World with John Borys
October 5, 2016

QA is a difficult area to integrate into an agile process. This week we discuss common pitfalls and their solutions. 

Reflections on Agile in 2016 - What's Wrong and How to Fix It
September 21, 2016

This week I sit with John Borys and we talk all things agile. We spend a great deal of time reflecting on where most teams and organizations go wrong in their implementations and how we can get better.