Project management, Agile methodologies, and soft skills trainer & coach
Mladen has experience in the software industry since 2004. He is an expert in product, project and team management with a strong focus on application of agile methodologies such as Scrum and Design Thinking. In the first 7 years of his career, he worked as a Java developer and software consultant. Since 2010, he has been expanding his experience with project, team and product management roles, taking the role of Scrum Master, Product Owner, Product Manager, and Software Engineering Manager.
Mladen is an experienced engineering professional with an MBA focused in Business Excellence. His experience includes hiring, motivating and managing software engineers, conducting training and coaching, communicating with customers and partners, part of Fortune 500 companies.
His work as a software engineer and many years of close interaction with the business, presupposes his complex perspective on project implementation and stakeholder engagement. He is able to provide a variety of examples and elicit in-depth analysis of complex case studies in discussions with students. For 4 years of teaching at the New Horizons training center, Mladen has trained over 370 students.