Works as a: CST
Jens Ostergaard has spent more than 20 years as a developer, DBA, team manager, project manager and ScrumMaster, developing software primarily in financial services organizations. He was the world’s first certified CSP and one of the first CST, worldwide. He has led a number of highly successful Scrum implementations. Ostergaard has a Bachelor of Science in Systems Analysis from Linköping University, Sweden and also studied a year at the MBA program at University of Wisconsin.
Jens Ostergaard is an Agile Developer consultant who helps organizations understand the fundamentals of Scrum, argue that organizations should keep Scrum as pure as possible, until they fully understand the mechanism that drive development forward.
Having more than 20 years of experience as developer, dba, team manager, project manager and ScrumMaster, primarily in financial organizations, he has worked with all aspects of software development. Jens has managed several Scrum projects, and became a fully qualified CSM Trainer, in Copenhagen, 2004. Apart from consulting and training, Jens gives popular presentations about Scrum, at conferences and for organizations.
Jens base is in Europe, where he is self-employed. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Systems Analysis at Linköping University, Sweden, and one year at graduate school, business department, in Madison, Wisconsin.
You can read more about Jens Ostergaard at houseofscrum.com.