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Scrum Master Resume

SUMMARY:

  • Information Technology professional with over 19 years of experience across Transportation Solutions, Insurance, Finance, Servicing and Mortgage Industry Domains. Currently Working as a SCRUM Master/ Senior Business Systems Analyst, being in Agile environment for the past 9 years involved in multiple projects and competing priorities. Excellent communication, leadership, Analytical and problem resolution skills.
  • Displayed credible domain knowledge in Agile especially Scrum, Scrumban and Kanban, with direct hands on experience in guiding Agile teams to deliver quality products.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

SCRUM Master

  • Facilitated meetings with Stakeholders/Product Owners to elicit the requirements, Developed Various artifacts for features, user stories, test scenarios for Unit and User acceptance Testing
  • Responsible for Facilitating SCRUM ceremonies such as Backlog Refinement, Sprint Planning, Daily Standup, Sprint Review, Sprint Retrospectives.
  • Responsible for communicating the project status updates and managing Information radiators such as Burn Down chart and Kanban board to keep track of team's progress
  • Responsible for mentoring and coaching Team members, Product owners on Agile Scrum and Kanban practices there by creating a trusted and safe environment to improve transparency and effective communications in decision making and conflict resolution
  • Assisted the team in resolving the impediments and eliminate bottlenecks both within the team and external groups
  • Motivated the development team to deliver high quality MVP on time, within the quality expectations of the product owner and in accordance with the client's acceptance criteria
  • Facilitated discussions during requirements elicitation process, Root cause investigations, development tracking, testing reviews

Confidential

Senior Business Consultant VI / SCRUM Master

  • Performed analysis for financial advisor supervision legacy system re - write in Wealth Investment and Management, following SAFe Agile development methodology.
  • Facilitated meetings with Stakeholders/Product Owners to elicit the requirements, Developed Various artifacts for features, user stories, test scenarios for Unit and User acceptance Testing
  • Developed stories for features, enablers and assisted in backlog grooming/Refining of User Stories and ensured compliance with the program/team working agreement such as story readiness and the Definition of Done (DoD)
  • Adopted TDD, Continuous integration, Continuous Deployment to improve the quality of the Minimum Viable product delivered every sprint and Program Increment
  • Assisted the team in resolving the impediments and eliminate bottlenecks both within the team and external groups
  • Actively participated in onboarding and integrating Actimize rules engine database
  • Performed analysis on existing Data Domain services and assisted in decision making on new services and Data Virtualization and published various artifacts providing inputs and outputs from services
  • Assisted in UI Unit testing and Data services integration in various environments
  • Assisted the team mapping various data elements on the UI screens
  • Assisted UX and .Net Developers in integrating the Data Service calls
  • Participated in all SCRUM ceremonies such Backlog Refinement, Sprint Planning, Daily Standup, Sprint Review, Sprint Retrospectives as part of Agile Scrum methodology
  • Participated with development team to deliver high quality MVP on time, within the quality expectations of the product owner and in accordance with the client's acceptance criteria
  • Responsible for communicating the project status updates and managing Information radiators such as Burn Down chart and Kanban board to keep track of team's progress

Confidential

SCRUM Master/ Senior Business analyst

  • Acted as liaison with cross-functional teams of interconnected systems and interacted with different stakeholders and roles within the organization - verbal and written
  • Followed Agile SCRUM methodology in development, tracking and deployment processes
  • Developed User stories, facilitated various SCRUM ceremonies such as Daily Stand Up, Iteration Review, Iteration retrospectives, Backlog Grooming, refining, Prioritizing, Splitting User stories to more granular achievable task
  • Responsible for assisting and supporting the Product Owner and Team to continually improve the business value delivery to their product and reviewing and maintaining the product backlog.
  • Guiding the team and organization on how to use Agile Scrum practices and values and assist team to remove impediments both within the team and with external groups
  • Developed various artifacts such as, Requirements document, Data mapping for the existing and Enhanced architectures, Test cases, Requirement Traceability Matrix, use cases
  • Facilitated meetings during requirements elicitation process, Root cause investigations, development tracking, testing reviews
  • Utilized Confluence for all kinds for SCRUM artifacts storing and sharing with stakeholders
  • Heavily involved in User acceptance testing and deployment process and Created data Quality efforts for pre- and post-implementation monitoring for any issues with data discrepancy and data integrity
  • Heavily Utilized ITSM tools such as Jira and ServiceNow for logging production issues, allocating support resources, tracking of resolution process and schedule.
  • Developed SQL to generate Weekly a specific set of Loyalty rental transactions report not reaching the Operational database in Teradata from Enterprise applications
  • Performed data analysis, data mining in Oracle and Teradata data warehouse to research and resolve integrity issues

Confidential

Senior Business Systems Analyst

  • Served as liaison between business clients and application development teams performing requirements gathering, conducting vital requirements analysis and impact analysis based on change requests.
  • Developed various artifacts such as BRD, FRD, SDD, RTM and Project training documents.
  • Developed user stories, use cases, test cases, and user acceptance criteria utilized for system and integration testing and user acceptance testing (UAT), identified and rectified issues prior to release by facilitating quality analysis and testing.
  • Performed a key role in decision making and integrating Microsoft Excel spreadsheet to Utility Intake application, enabling performance of complex calculations.
  • Managed change requests by facilitating meetings with project stakeholders in differentiating “Must Have” and “Nice to Have” features.

Confidential, St. Louis, MO

Senior Analyst

Programmer/Data Analyst

  • Extensively involved in system analysis, design and development, testing phases of Software Development
  • Lifecycle (SDLC) in iterative, Agile and SCRUM structured methodologies.
  • Conducted requirement analysis, GAP Analysis (AS-IS and TO-BE business process), Cost/Benefit analysis and Risk analysis, base lining acceptance criteria
  • Managed all the project artifacts on a documentation portal
  • Created business requirements artifacts (BRD), business process model artifacts, business data model artifacts, Functional and Technical specifications artifacts, Requirement Traceability Matrix and Project training artifacts
  • Developed process flow diagrams, Data flow diagrams, Activity diagrams, Sequence diagrams, Use Case Diagrams, Data mapping for the existing architecture.
  • Managed the change requests by facilitating meetings with project stakeholders in conducting impact Analysis and concluding “MUST HAVE” and “NICE TO HAVE” features.
  • Actively involved in Unit testing, System integration testing, reporting and tracking bugs/issues to the development team, and Facilitated UAT

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Methodologies: AGILE, SCRUM, KANBAN, Waterfall, SDLC

Testing Tools: Rational Enterprise Suite, HP Quality center, Load Runner

ITSM Tools: ServiceNow, Atlassian JIRA, Confluence, Remedy

Business Process Modeling Tools: Microsoft Visio

Programming Languages: C++, SQL, PL\SQL, T-SQL, Centura SQL windows, Visual Basic

Databases: Oracle, SQL Server, MS-Access

Web Technologies and Services: HTML, CSS, XML, XSL

Data Modeling Tools: ERWIN, TOAD, Oracle SQL Modeler

Project Management: Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Lync), ServiceNow, Atlassian JIRA, Confluence, HP ALM, Microsoft TFS, CA Rally

Version Control Systems: Microsoft SharePoint, Visual SourceSafe, SVN, Jenkins

Data warehouse & ETL tools: Teradata, Informatica, SSIS, Oracle ODI

BI Reporting tools: QlikView, Tableau, Crystal Reports, Oracle BI Publisher

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