My name is Laszlo Markert. I work as a Project Manager for EPAM. I live in Zürich, Switzerland.
Project Manager — Business Analyst — Professional Scrum Master™ I — Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO) — ISTQB® Certified Tester on Foundation Level — ISPMA® Certified Software Product Manager
I have 12 years of IT experience, 7 years as a Business Analyst and 5 years as a Project Manager.
As a PM, I worked on various assignments, starting with being a PM of multiple testing teams, continuing to work as a Transition Manager ramping up a team from 0 to 25, continuing my work there first as PM and then as Delivery Unit Manager. Afterwards, I worked on a vendor transition to ramp up a team of 30+ people. My most recent transition management experience was another vendor transition taking over an application and ramping up a team of 14.
Since 2018, I’m working as a Service Delivery Manager for our biggest client in Switzerland, first supporting other SDMs, and then taking full ownership of staffing, delivery, escalation handling, project ramp ups and ramp downs, internal and external movements of staff, coordination with other accounts. I’m overseeing approx. 150 FTE.
Besides, I’m working as a BA/PM/Agile pipeline manager for years, filling so far approx. 100 positions, conducting approx. 500 technical interviews. As a resource manager, I have a team of 15+, previously the maximum team size I managed was 25.
I’m a proud EPAMer since 2010, I got EPAM Impact Award twice (2016, 2018).