PROFILE

SUMMARY

*** Software Development Manager / Project Manager / Agile Coach / Scrum Master ***

=> 11 Years of Total experience in IT Projects
=> Experience with process defining, coaching & Implementation
=> Extensive experience in managing Enterprise IT project life cycle through all phases of SDLC
=> Played key role in designing Architecture of highly complex systems
=> Handling Large Team made up of Cross functional Team members
=> Coaching/Leading multiple Scrum Teams
=> Comprehensive experience with ERP/CRM/Customer Portals/E-commerce/Finance
=> Worked with waterfall, Iterative and Agile Methodology
=> Performed variety of roles - Project Manager, Scrum Master, Product Owner, Solution Architect, Software Engineer
=> Worked with Domains : Finance, Healthcare, E-Commerce, ERP/CRM
=> open source enterprise solutions like : SugarCRM, OpenERP (odoo), Magento, woo commerce
=> Deep & wide knowledge of Technology
=> Process Management / Agile Coaching
=> Project Management experience in CMMI-3 environment

EXPERIENCE

CIGNEX Datamatics

2015 May - Present

Software Project Manager

Ahmedabad Area , INDIA

Provide support to pre-sales team in terms of RFPs, Demos etc. Managing and executing development activities in line with base lined project schedules. Project formulation, feasibility study, strategy design and approval Cost estimation, budgeting for project and project cost control. Creation of integrated project plans and Project Management. Work with the customer and internal resources to understand and/or define the requirements for the integrated solution, the functional architecture for the solution, and the resource level of effort in delivering the solution Engage with a customer in during the sales cycle to help formulate a Statement of Work for the project based on the data collected above Work with the customer to create an implementation project plan, track status (both the internal development team and the customer development team) against the plan, and drive resources to successfully achieve the plan Serve as the single point of contact to the customers' technical and business teams Assist in developing technical and operational goals and plans, track technical issues and product features requested by the customer, and own responsibility for general account satisfaction. Right application of Project Management principles and Methodologies. Experience - into Agile and waterfall methodologies. Experience defining the specifications for, and executing, an integration of technology platforms A technical understanding with a business acumen capable of understanding Open source applications and developments. Strong presence and consulting confidence Adhere to CMMI Level 3 practice & procedure Periodic project progress reporting to Delivery Head and/or Program Manager. Identify training needs of each resource, specific to projects. Impart training, preparing and periodical review of training material. Mentoring team members, grooming them for future growth. Participate in Project Management/Quality Audit.

Indralok Technology Group

2012 September - 2013 October

Software Development Manager

Vadodara , INDIA

Implement/Coach Scrum/Agile processes, Project Tracking using JIRA/Green-Hooper Requirement Analysis & Solution Architecture, System Analysis, System Architecture, and Design Control Capacity planning, Analyzing resource requirements Project Planning, setting Milestones and deadlines. Communicating with clients for gathering Requirement Specification Documents. Lead the development & production team and ensure timely deliverable. Provide project management expertise to ensure the project milestones are set with achievable deadlines. Monitor the milestones from time to time to ensure that the deliverable are met. Decide resource requirement and training needs for the employees. Take decisions regarding procurement of hardware and software based on project need Provide necessary feedback to the management.

Office Beacon LLC

2013 November - 2015 April

Director of Software Development

Vadodara , INDIA

Define and Implement process, Agile Coaching, Product Management, Project Management, Manage Product Road-map, Project Plan, Time-line Capacity Planning, Get Approval of Budget for Recruitment, Oversee Recruitment process, Define Position, Role & Responsibility, KPI Performance Measurement process & Parameter, Employee Appraisal

NJ India Invest Pvt Ltd

2006 February - 2012 September

Software Development Manager

Surat , INDIA

Managing Enterprise IT project life cycle through all phases of SDLC - from evaluation, conception and completion Planning, scoping, scheduling, budgeting and delivering highly complex and business critical projects Team Building, Training, Motivating and Leading Technical Team Documentation and Stakeholder Reporting Resource planning, allocation, recruitment Establish and Implement Agile software development Practice, SDLC, and Business Analysis practices Software Estimation, Work Allocation, Work Review, Technical Support & Training Business Analysis, Requirement Analysis, Requirement Management Design Technical Solutions and IT System to keep IT aligned with Business Manager product backlog, Product Roadmap, Prepare SRS, TechDoc, Decide, Manager and Communicate Priority, Conceptualization and Modeling of Business need Oversee Code Review, Architecture, Coding standard, Technology selection Implementation of OOD, SOA, IOC, AOP, Design Pattern, EAI - Integration Solution High and Low Level Software architecture design.

Synergy infosolution

2004 August - 2006 February

Software Engineer

Navsari , INDIA

Requirement Gathering & Analysis, Prepare & get approval of Software specification, Functional work flow & Technical Design Software Development, Database design, Deployment/Installation, Customer support

PROJECTS

software development projects

August 2006 - August 2006

Scrum Coach

MFTRAN 1 On-line Trading of mutual fund (Transact on-line). Using Net Banking-Payment Gateway 2 Mutual Fund Transaction processing and management, Brokerage calculation and reconciliations, Import external feeds for transactions and brokerage details and process, Bill generation, processing and reports. NJInsurance 1 Insurance Transaction processing and management, Brokerage calculation and reconciliations, Import external feeds for transactions and brokerage details and process, Bill generation, processing and reports. PortfolioPlus 1 PMS strategy(scheme) and model portfolio master for multiple product & scheme 2 Order generation and processing (purchase & sale based on mode portfolio) 3 PMS Transaction processing and management, Brokerage calculation and reconciliations, Import external feeds for transactions and brokerage details and process, Bill generation, processing and reports. NJ CRM - Customer 1 client registration including investor, Trading account, broker 2 Web site for Client : Client can review his portfolio details, mutual fund, fd, insurance transaction 3 Financial Planning and Recommendation based on financial goals of individual 4 Web site for Brokers : Broker can review his clients portfolio, his brokerage and bill 5 study Sugar CRM for integrating with existing system NJ CRM – Employee 1 HRMS – employee registration, shifting, join, leave, recruitment processing, reports 2 CRM for sales Employee : Employee can review his target, task, sales data, leads etc - 3 Various MIS Report for management to make business decision and study over all business. 4 Based on MIS data, performance appraisal, target allocation and measurement, Identify week parameter and action on them for improvement

Life Insurance - Policy Life Cycle

February 2010 - July 2010

Scrum Coach

The main objective of systems was to overcome the drawbacks of the legacy system used and manual processing of insurance policies right from the inception to its end including policy premiums, insurance plans, insurance type, various user and audit reports.

Skills

  • Agile Methodologies
  • Business Analysis
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Integration
  • Java
  • Team Management
  • Software Project Management
  • SDLC
  • Web Services
  • SQL

EDUCATION

  • Sardar Patel University

    2000-2004

    Bachelor of Engineering (BE)

CERTIFICATION

  • ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management
  • Insurance Broker