Joseph Djokey is a British Army veteran and Chief Servant of RHQ Digital Ltd, A Digital Transformation Agency based in London.
After many years in IT leadership, business and the military, Joseph Djokey discovered that servant leadership can transform teams into high performance and greatness.
He believes IT is a tool of liberation, so he set up RHQ Digital Ltd to help individuals and organisations to align technology to their overall business objective. Joseph has mentored, advised and facilitated a number of IT projects, including leading the IT team of Rev Jesse Jackson’s “Equanomics” UK tour.
Whilst in military service, Joseph led a self-organising and cross-functional team tasked to manage both the private and public website of his regiment, a unit that combines the speed and agility of airborne and air assault troops.
A skilled and adaptable leader with experience in implementing and facilitating change, Joseph Djokey now coaches organisations in Agile delivery and enjoys being the servant leader of a global scrum team distributed in different time zones.
Title of Paper:
People Over Processes. Making engineering teams great.
The values and principles must be firm enough to support the technology.
It widely believed the agilist have it right valuing individuals and interactions over processes and tools. Taking your team to greatness will require a different mindset and putting the people first. The talk “The values and principles must be firm enough to support the technology.” will walk participants through a journey of an ordinary software engineering team becoming agile and high performing. A values-driven, highly motivated and disciplined agile software engineering team will ship working software on time and please the customer.