Peter P. Lupo

Software Engineer at Petrobras, the largest oil company in Latin America, M.Sc. in Software Engineering (COPPE/UFRJ), bachelor in Computer Science at UFRJ, Sun Certified Associate for Java Platform, Certified ScrumMaster, accredited consultant for implementing and appraising software engineering processes according to the MPS.BR model (a Brazilian equivalent to CMMI), member of COPPE/UFRJ consulting team and Implementum consulting team.

I have experience as system architect, requirements analyst, Java developer, technical leader and manager on several projects based on Java SE and EE technologies and also on software process improvement (SPI) initiatives based on capability maturity models such as CMMI and MPS.BR (a Brazilian equivalent to CMMI) and Agile methodologies such as Scrum and eXtreme Programming (XP) on both the academy and industry (on startups, small to large private organizations) and public sector with customized software, products and SAAS.

I'm able to apply software measurement and statistical analysis to understand software process performance allied to the technical background to investigate the cause of performance issues and employ scientific approaches to research solutions that meet organizational and development teams’ goals, promoting changes that ultimately lead to more process and product quality.

I have a blog in Portuguese called Craft Nicely (http://craftnicely.pplupo.com/) about software quality, process and methodologies, design, best practices, etc.