James Wilson is a Sr. Project Manager at REI on the IT Enterprise QA team. He has enjoyed a career in IT and technology companies in a variety of roles, such as management consulting, project management, business systems analysis, and technical communications. Along the way he led SDLC adoptions, PMM lifecycle rollouts, agile and waterfall projects, and many vendor product evaluations. He successfully implemented adoption of new technologies and processes by applying some key principles: ‘begin with an end in mind’, ‘light many small fires’ to bring about big changes, don’t be afraid to make mistakes, and never stop learning. He holds an MBA as well as a Masters in Management Information Systems from the George Washington University.
- How to Get There From Here: REI’s Journey Toward the Right Data and Environments for Their Enterprise Testing Ecosystem- Bob Stuart, James Wilson, Penny Allen, 2018 Technical Presentation, Abstract, Paper, Slides