PROFILE

SUMMARY

1. Successful planning and execution of many enterprise level agile transformations at ‘Program’, ‘Portfolio’ and ‘Business Unit’ level.
2. Wide experience in agile frameworks such as SAFe, SCRUM, Kanban, Scrumban etc.,
3. Proven competence in Agile Project Management specifically Test Driven Development, Extreme Programming & Feature Driven Development.
4. Rich experience in conducting scrum ceremonies such as Sprint Planning, Sprint Retrospective and Sprint Review.
5. Broad-based experience in Project Management including Planning, Customer Engagement, Stake Holder Engagement, Resource optimization and training.
6. Demonstrated track record in delivering high quality products, in terms of conducting UAT, planning test strategies, piloting and roll-out of new products.
7. Seasoned in Quality standards, Information Security and Process Control Audits for ISO and CMMi.
8. As part of Customer Relationship Management, has a proven track record in retention of large-size banks through extensive training and hand holding of users.
9. Commendable experience in implementing and assisting large-size projects and won many accolades from clients by providing extensive L1 and L2 support.

EXPERIENCE

Emerio Technologies Private Limited

2015 April - Present

Agile Consultant

Chennai , INDIA

Agile CoE, Agile Coaching, Consulting, Scrum Master, Lean Coach

Altimetrik

2014 November - 2015 April

Project Manager

Chennai , INDIA

1. In-house and open session training on Agile 2.Consultant for Agile Methodologies 3.Facilitating Scrums ceremonies 4. Mentoring Team Members

Wisdom Technologies Pvt Ltd

2004 June - 2007 August

Senior Tester

Chennai , INDIA

- Preparing scope test plan. - Conducting test case reviews. - Prepare test execution and provide test results in the form of summary reports. - Validate UAT issues and analyse root cause for the same. - Final sign-off post review of all testing activities.

VSoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

2007 August - 2014 November

Senior Specialist - Project Management

Hyderabad , INDIA

Carried out transformation from Waterfall to Agile scrum methodology. - Conducting scrum ceremonies such as Sprint Planning, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective. - Facilitate sprint grooming sessions for project kick-off. - Consummate on release management such as branching, version, content management etc., - Client Engagement including training and hand-holding - Monthly status update to Steering Committee on the overall work done and also on the project velocity. - Conducting product demonstrations for new clients. - New employee on boarding. - Mentoring, Training and hand-holding on deployment and post-deployment of products. - Acting as company's custodian by conducting User Acceptance Testing for various big banks. - Managing cross-functional teams on delivering projects on time.

PROJECTS

Cheque Truncation System

January 2010 - December 2013

Senior Specialist - Project Management

A platform-based SaaS system for settlement of clearing transactions on the basis of images and electronic data without the physical movement of cheques. Four different work flows are structured by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for completing the cheque truncation process viz., outward clearing, outward returns, inward clearing and inward returns. CTS is a centralized and the fastest mode of clearing cheques and offers high data security and a 10 year image storage capacity and retrieving facility. Responsibilities: UAT consultant for outsourced model. Client Management including training and hand holding. Requirement Management. L3 support

Centrum Returns

December 2008 - December 2009

Senior Specialist - Project Management

The VSoft Centrum Returns applications help you manage both outgoing and incoming returns. Image workflows boost efficiency to help you maximize productivity. Centrum Returns™- OUT: Flexible, image-enabled application for efficient processing of outgoing returns based on exceptions from your core solution Centrum Returns™- IN: Full featured application using image workflows for maximum productivity.

Skills

  • Agile Methodologies
  • Test Planning
  • Testing
  • CMMI
  • Team Management
  • Requirements Analysis

EDUCATION

  • A.V.Rm.V Matriculation

    1994-1998

    Higher Secondary School

  • Madurai Kamaraj University

    2000-2004

    Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Computer Science

  • Sri Ramakrishna Matriculation Higher Secondary School

    1999-2000

    Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Computer Science

CERTIFICATION

  • SAFe Agilist