Earl Beede, CSDP is a Senior Fellow at Construx Software, where he
designs and leads seminars and provides consulting services on early
project-lifecycle practices, estimation, requirements, quality assurance,
contract management, and software methodologies.
With more than 20 years
experience as a quality assurance representative, systems analyst, process
architect, and manager, Earl has designed and written software development
processes for companies across a wide variety of industries. Prior to joining
Construx, he held quality assurance and systems analyst positions at
organizations that include the Department of Defense, Boeing Computer Services
and Verizon Wireless.
Earl has a Bachelor's degree from the University of
Washington. He is a member of the IEEE Computer Society and a past coordinator of the
Seattle Area SPIN (Software Process Improvement Network).