Salman Khan is a Certified Scrum Professional® and Certified ScrumMaster® with over 6 years of experience working with multiple Agile teams, and has overall 7 years of experience in developing finance and eCommerce applications.
He has been part of multiple Scrum adoption initiatives and has led, as Scrum Master, people, process and technology through several change initiatives. His experience with transformation projects helped him apprehend the criticality of ‘people’ factor for the success of such transformations.
Salman, a management graduate from Sikkim Manipal University, Holding Bachelors of Science from University of Mumbai worked earlier with JP Morgan and Chase, Network18 group, Novator Systems.
He is a firm believer of ‘Power of Scrum’ and have attended various summits and conferences on Agile and Scrum. He has deep Interest in learning about people that has led him to explore various ways in which human behaviour can be understood and influenced.
Roles & Responsibilities: Collaborated with clients to understand the requirements. Developed several modules of various projects namely SHCIL (online stock broking application) and travelking.com (an online travel website)
Involved in development of various projects like American Express and Shoppers stop limited. Has been part of : Member of an agile team Developed the checkout and payment module using BillDesk Payment Gateway and Axis Bank Payment Gateway for an eCommerce client. Developed the module for order confirmation with loyalty earnings, redemption and order tracking for American Express. Developing the customized catalog loader.
Roles and Responsibilities: Developed Java and .Net utilities for users. Involved in creation of dashboard application for senior management . Application Management: Managing a Lead management software application known as Telesmart. Database administration of Telesmart database on MS SQL 2005,involved with the tasks like performance tuning, query optimization, backups and recovery and automated jobs creation. Vendor Management: coordinating with the vendor with regards to requirement specification and application maintenance. Involved with Learning, Testing, Customizing , Configuring and MIGRATION activity of the new Version of Finacle 10.2. Involved in training the end users to use the new version effectively.
Responsibilities as ScrumMaster: Carried out agile transformation workshops/trainings for different teams to ensure smooth migration to the SCRUM methodology including special trainings for Product Owners. Facilitated all the Scrum ceremonies for 3 teams, removing/facilitating removal of impediments . Played an active part in conflict resolution among the team. Enabled team to show 8% increase in their velocity each sprint. Supported teams towards high performance with the help of engineering technical practices. Provided recommendations to the management to resolve organization level challenges.
Worked on Project 'Subutra' (online supplier buyer community website) Skills Used: Agile (Scrum), Core Java, JSP, Servlet, Spring MVC framework, Hibernate 3.0, MySql 5.0. Subutra is a virtual marketplace website through which the buyers and supplier interacts. It has enormous features like user management, to and fro communication management, product management, request and leads management to name a few. Technically, the project is multi-layer J2EE/Spring MVC framework/MySQL web application for ecommerce. Roles & Responsibilities: Member of an agile team Developed part of various modules of a B2B eCommerce website. Developed category-attribute management (CRUD of category and attribute). Coded part of product management (product catalog page and product details page). Developed a module that gets the supplier details from the master listing database (MLDB) that is used across all the applications of Infomedia18 like askme, yellow pages. Awarded start performer of the month.