PROFILE

SUMMARY

Proven IT Leader with 17+ years of total experience working in Industry’s leading Analytical and Enterprise Platform in various capacities. A result oriented technical professional and vivid Agile Practitioner/Coach with a mindset of influencing teams and programs in adopting Agile.
15+ years at MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ: MSTR) at their headquarters in Tysons Corner, Virginia.
A Certified Agile Professional (PMI-ACP, SAFe Agilist, Certified Scrum Professional, Certified Scrum Master), involved in delivering over 40+ large scale releases for MicroStrategy’s Analytics Enterprise Platform over the past 16 years.
Proficient in planning, implementing, program managing and leading Agile transformations for both traditional software development and packaged application development, while coaching and training co-located and globally distributed teams to adapt and follow Agile values, principles, and practices. Skilled in training and motivating teams to produce working deliverables for simultaneous projects across multiple stakeholders, aligned with business value interests.Proficient in all aspects of the SDLC, Agile transformation, coaching, training, and PLM from inception to high quality continuous value delivery.Currently leading the Agile transformation on the ground at Dell IT and Dell Print.

EXPERIENCE

CA Technologies

2015 May - Present

Senior Agile Coach, Agile Program Management

Bangalore , INDIA

Appointed to lead the Agile Program for the CA NBI business unit for the Payment Security, Risk Analytics, Mobility and Big Data Platforms.

MicroStrategy Incorporated

2007 May - 2014 November

Consultant - Agile Coaching and Program Management

Tysons Corner , UNITED STATES

Appointed to create, coach, oversee and transform multiple, high-impact projects globally, ensuring adherence to the technology roadmap of the company, while being Agile. Played the roles of Program Manager, Agile coach, ScrumMaster and Scrum Team member to guide and serve teams working on simultaneous deliverables of the Enterprise suite of products, across timelines and release cycles. Accountable for the success of the Agile Program from initial project assessment and team creation, through training, coaching, implementation, customer satisfaction, and support, while continually following Agile methodologies.

Dell International

2015 January - 2015 April

Senior Agile Coach and Project Manager

Bangalore , INDIA

Appointed to support the Agile transformation of Dell IT and Dell Print while aligning to all stakeholder and business interests, and subsequently elevated to lead the effort.

Michigan State University

1997 December - 1999 May

Database Engineer (Half time)

East Lansing , UNITED STATES

MicroStrategy Incorporated

1999 August - 2007 March

Principal Software Design Engineer

Tysons Corner , UNITED STATES

PROJECTS

Skills

  • Agile Methodologies
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Warehousing
  • Software Development
  • Enterprise Software
  • Software Project Management

EDUCATION

  • Michigan State University

    1997-1999

    Master of Science, Electrical Engineering

  • Malnad College of Engineering, Mysore University

    1991-1995

    Bachelor of Engineering

CERTIFICATION

  • PMI ACP
  • Certified Srum Professional (CSP)
  • SAFe Agilist
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)