Project Manager and Scrum Master with Agile experience
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I am certified project manager (PMP) and certified Scrum Master (CSM) with over 20 years of experience in software development, engineering and project management. Also I have extensive experience as an Agile coach.
I create value for any software projects / product up to 30X
Completed a huge product which is being implemented in over 60 countries
Managed multiple teams as a Scrum Master and Agile Technical Coach
Accomplished servant-leader capable of delivering large-scale software and software product development projects on time and on budget by effectively collaborating, facilitating, leading and coaching multiple Scrum teams. Expert at driving the adoption and enforcement of Scrum rules, removing impediments and fostering self-management. 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.
Areas of expertise:
Agile Principals, Iterative Development, Communication, Project Management, Iteration / Sprint Planning Meetings, Conflict Resolution, Tasking Meetings / Retrospectives, Relative Estimation, Story-Based Development, Backlog Tracking, Burndown Metrics, Velocity, and Task definition
Expert in software development processes and procedures. Incremental delivery and the value of metrics guru.
Possess an Agile mindset and Agile / Scrum thought leader:
An agile coach for the entire organization, product owner and scrum team members. Establish continuous deployment processes. Bring teams to an even higher level of performance. Engage in lightweight agile program management. Create product concepts based on the company strategy. Break down concepts into user stories. Prioritize the product backlog. Channel requirements. Discuss requirements and stories with the development team. Gather data and provide agile metrics. Plan releases. Adept in conflict management and conflict resolution. Coach fellow Scrum Masters.
A planner of many things: road maps, projects, budgets, and more. Risk management expert. Plan effective risk management tactics regarding the technical as well as financial risk the project would face and how to mitigate risk when such risk occurs.
Extensive experience in organizational, presentation, and customer service functions.
Excellent oral and written communication skills. (UCSC blog author:
Change management Guru. Extensive expertise in change management.
Managed projects involving cross-functional teams focusing on launching new products and services
Coordinated with participants and stakeholders to develop a detailed Project Plan for assigned projects.
Planned, executed and tracked costs, schedule, scope and risks for multiple projects
Prepared project scope, statements of work, work breakdown structures, task estimates, and specific tasks and milestones. Planned resources and schedule for project/program implementation
Good understanding of Software Offerings like Software Products/Projects, Offshore Development, Professional services etc. Conversant with all aspects of software development process, on-site/off shore methodology and software quality. Ability to estimate a software project using function point analysis
Able to solve complex problems and make sound decisions
Proficient in open systems and hands on experience in Java script, Ruby, HTML, MY SQL, MS SQL and related technologies.
Partial list of large customers: IBM, CA, Lexis Nexis, Oracle, Tommy Hilfiger, SKF, CSC, SAIC, UN, SUN, Manugistics, Computer Horizon, EDS, British Airways, Hitachi, ITOCHU, Selectica, Bejing Telecom, Butler International, Teksystems, AES and others