Accomplished Scrum Master capable of delivering large-scale software and Web development projects on time and on budget by effectively collaborating, facilitating, leading and coaching multiple Scrum teams. A courageous and insightful decision maker who makes the right judgments, changing the consensus to get the best results.Capable of bringing overwhelming enthusiasm and awareness to projects, applying expert judgment to the removal of impediments, keeping teams focused and delivering success in rapidly evolving and dynamic environments.Started off as QA Lead then moved to SM/QA Lead.
A Certified Scrum Master (CSM) from Scrum Alliance,USA . Agile Coach and Scrum Master with an extensive experience in both Application Product development & Project management on wide variety of business applications & various domains.
An exceptional track-record of establishing business & technology units from ground up.Focused on delighting customers through high value outcomes.Known for getting things done whilst taking organisations on a value driven Agile journey.Setting up of Agile QA Teams ,Handling Tools and Methodologies, focused on Feature Based Testing and automation.
Have a strong technology foresight with the capability to employ technology to suit business climate, demands and usage. Extensive experience in domains Web,Telecom BSS, Social Media/Digital Media, CRM,HealthCare,Loyalty Programs, Mobile Solutions and Energy.
Specialties: Product & Project Manager/ QA Management / Scrum Master / Agile methodologies (XP,SCRUM,TDD,BDD), CSM, B.E(ECE), Pursuing education on Big Data and Data Analytics using Hadoop.
Current Role: - Scrum Project Lead • Natural coach who helps teams develop ways of delivering the most value from their talents and efforts • Worked with customers and product manager to prioritize and validate requirements. • Improved team velocity by incorporating capacity planning into sprint planning sessions • Enforced adoption Scrum of Scrums in Redknee with the leadership and guided teams with outcome resulting in enhanced performance. • Coached new SM and trained global teams, which resulted in early delivery of project and reduced process waste caused by lack of common understanding. • Handling multiple customer project and a product team with a capacity of 9 team members • Working with customer from the initial stages of RFE’s, demos, Requirement Analysis. • Experience in effort estimation and risk handing and mitigation during the Project Life Cycle • Improved the customer delivery timelines by introducing Agile Scrum Management. • Enforced adoption Scrum of Scrums in Redknee with the leadership and guided teams with outcome resulting in enhanced performance. • Involved in project escalation, root cause analysis and introducing new KPI for better visibility to customer and project team members. • Worked with Senior Management, Business & Delivery Management to understand the vision of the project, prioritize and develop software release planning. • Effective discussion with SI and TS teams and providing on time solution for project and hence mitigation of critical risks. • Test cases Management using Quality Centre and Jira, Manual testing of big text data processing tools designed in Java using SQL queries on RDBMS and HBase queries on Hadoop. • Effective utilization of Hardware in products which introducing Agile Testing Process, hence reducing the overall product cost. • Published blogs on BSS Predictive Analytics and Operator Convergence for better spectrum usage in future.
Execution of Regression Test Suites from Test Partner and Scheduler. Allocation of Regression Suites to Respective Team Members Involved in Test Effort Estimation for Suite and its effective implementation Testing the Billing and Functional Features of Westlaw and Ancillary Products Involved in Automation of New Features Manual Test Cases using TMX Framework Design of Keyword using Test Partner and Testing them Involved in Release Ad-hoc Testing and co-ordination in various Testing Activities
Analysis and Review of Functional Specifications of Treatment Verification Module Review & Modifications of Test Plan & Designing of Sanity Test Workflows Development of Automation Test Scripts.Involved in Free Lance Testing or Exploratory Testing, Functional Testing & submission of Reports. Report Defect using Full Circle Tool & performing Root Cause Analysis.Co-ordination with the Test Management Team in building Test Improvement Plans for better and effective testing methodologies.