Coach’s biography

Rafal Stańczak

Scrum Master, Agile Coach, Test Manager. 11 years of experience in the IT industry. 5 years in consulting and training, about 200 people trained (including Poland, Luxembourg, Philippines, Switzerland). Open and closed trainings.

Coaching experience

7 years, about 500 people trained on two continents (among others Poland, Luxembourg, Philippines, Switzerland)

Certificates held
Professional Scrum Master I, Certified Scrum Master, Professional Scrum Product Owner,
ISTQB Tester, ISTQB Agile Tester, ISTQB Test Manager,
UX PM level I I II, IPMA Project Manager Level D
Specialisation in training
Scrum (basics, framework, quality assurance in scrum, agile requirements definition based on user story/acceptance criteria)
Consultative experience
Scrum audits in organizations (internal IT department audits including elements of coaching combined with training, 1-on-1 interviews), Configuration and use of Jira tools in IT projects
Scrum Alliance SJSI (Information Systems Quality Association)
Scrum Alliance
SJSI (Information Systems Quality Association)
Professional experience
03.2013 – currently Orbium Sp. z o. o., test & quality assurance manager/global agile coach in a Swiss consulting company from the banking sector. Responsible for quality assurance within the product portfolio of the global software development department (supporting Avaloq Core Banking System), SCRUM evangelist within the whole company, coach (including people on the side of the company’s clients), Product Owners support, line manager of the test team, supporting the work of the development teams, organizer and supervisor of the test campaigns.
10.2010 – 07.2011 Instytut Nauk Ekonomicznych PAN oraz Wiener Institut fur International Wirtschaftsve, executive MBA.

07.2009 – 10.2009 Trening project management IPMA D zakończony egzaminem certyfiikacyjnym.

10.2008 – 06.2009 Politechnika Warszawska, studia podyplomowe Zarządzanie Projektami IT

09.2002 – 06.2007 Politechnika Łódzka, Informatyka, kierunek: Inżynieria oprogramowania & Systemy sieciowe

On request