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Sr. Consultant (scrum Master) Resume

SUMMARY:

  • Experienced Certified ScrumMaster® with a passion for the work and a proven track record of delivering high - quality software. Experience of 3 plus years as Scrum Master and 14 years in software industry. Proven ability at motivating and enforcing the Agile principles and removing impediments. Result oriented with skills in delivering projects by efficiently collaborating, coaching and counseling multiple Scrum Teams.
  • Strong knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Extensive Experience in different development methodologies - Waterfall, Agile methodologies SCRUM, Waterfall-SCRUM hybrid
  • Facilitated Scrum ceremonies/events - Sprint Planning, Sprint Reviews, Sprint Retrospectives, Daily Stand-ups, Product Backlog Grooming
  • Collaborate with project stakeholders to negotiate scope boundaries, approaches to mitigate risk, priorities of specification elements, and adjustments as indicated to alleviate conflicting requirements
  • Worked closely with product owners in Backlog grooming and managing the product backlog, coordinating and collaborating with other teams to help identify and track user story dependencies
  • Assisted the team and product owner to prioritize the PBI's using prioritization techniques - MoSCoW, Business Value based etc.
  • Facilitated Sprint Planning to help the team commit to a sprint goal and break all user stories into tasks. Used Estimation techniques - Planning Poker, T-shirt sizing
  • Conduct Sprint Reviews to review and analyze the Potentially shippable product increment (PSPI) through demos to the business users, management and stakeholders
  • Facilitated Agile Retrospective and guided teams with outcome resulting in enhanced performance by resolving the issued and track them through Action Items
  • Removed team impediments to allow the team to deliver the sprint goals
  • Well versed with Continuous Integration and continuous Delivery (CI/CD) as a part of Agile workflow
  • Worked with Agile Frameworks - Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD), Extreme Programming (XP), Test Driven development (TDD), Behavior Driven Development (BDD), and Pair Programming
  • Enabled improvement in team delivery commitments and capacity planning for sprints by identifying and tracking hidden tasks that increased customer satisfaction
  • Created and maintained Sprint Burn-down Charts and Velocity to assess the progress of the team using JIRA
  • Expertise in using the JIRA, Confluence, TFS, MTM

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Agile Management Tools: JIRA, Confluence, TFS, MTM

Test Automation Tools: Selenium, HP QTP, Ranorex, HP ALM Quality Center, MTM, BugZilla, JMeter, JAMon, SAP FS-RI, SoapUI

Mobile Testing: iOS, Android OS, Blackberry OS performed on iPads, iPhones, Android Phones and Tablets, BlackBerry Phones using tools - Appium, Charles Proxy, Xcode, Android SDK

RDBMS: Oracle, MS SQL Server, MySQL

Languages: Java, HTML, DHTML, XML

GUI & Version Control: Git, Subversion

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

Sr. Consultant (Scrum Master)

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitated and time-boxed Scrum ceremonies such as Sprint planning, daily scrums, Sprint reviews and demos, Sprint retrospectives and backlog refinement meetings
  • Assist product owner with product backlog grooming and potential sprint visualization
  • Coaching team members through the agile process and assisting with the agile transition
  • Assist the Product Owner with documentation of User Stories making them clear and stay within acceptable criteria
  • Helped the Product owner in decomposing the EPICS into user stories and maintain the product Backlog
  • Work closely with product owner in product backlog management and continuous delivery of features
  • Regular updates to the stakeholders with Metrics
  • Scrum Master for Multiple teams - Meetings Effectiveness (Mobile & Web) and VC Products
  • Used Test Tracker, JIRA tools for Test Management and Agile Management respectively
  • Collaborate with Product Owners, Project Managers, UX Designers, Technical Leads, Developers to Identify and establish the high-level business scenarios

Confidential

Scrum Master/ Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Interacted with Business Analysts, Product Owner, Development team and other stakeholders to define the scope and set the expectations
  • Facilitated and time-boxed Scrum ceremonies such as Sprint planning, daily scrum, Sprint review, Sprint retrospective and backlog refinement meeting
  • Educated and reinforced both offshore and onshore teams in Agile and Scrum Framework. Facilitated cross-team coordination and collaboration
  • Ensured cross-functional coordination between product owners, analysts, developers and QA occurred early and often, and removed barriers and blockers for the team
  • Improved team velocity by incorporating capacity planning into sprint planning sessions. Estimated the stories using the Planning poker technique
  • Facilitated and time-boxed the daily stand up meeting with both off-shore and on-shore team members
  • Maintain Dashboards, Report sprint progress, metrics - Burn-down and velocity to the management and the team
  • Performed preparing the Test Strategy and Test Plan

Confidential

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Experience in Testing on OS platforms like iOS, Android and BlackBerryOS
  • Experience and understanding of the Agile approach to Software Development
  • Used tools HP ALM QC, Rally for Test Management and Agile Management respectively
  • Experience in testing the Payments like EFT, ACH, Wires, SWIFT, Transfers and Bill Pay
  • Performed cross currency Transfers
  • Performed Testing on Hybrid Apps, Native Apps and Mobile Web Browsers on iOS, and Android
  • Experience in Internationalization and Localization Testing
  • Worked on developing the automation scripts using Selenium WebDriver with Hybrid Frame work using Testing
  • Used Charles Proxy, Xcode, and Android SDK for Debugging purposes
  • Review test estimates, metrics, schedules for completeness and accuracy and work with Scrum teams to align expectations on schedules and effort

Confidential

Test Lead/Sr.Test Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Designed RTM for mapping the Requirements to the Test Cases
  • Collaborate with Client, Onsite coordinator and Developers to Identify and establish the high-level business scenarios
  • Performed Testing on Hybrid Apps, Native Apps and Mobile Web Browsers on iOS, and Android
  • Worked on developing the automation scripts using Selenium RC, IDE and WebDriver
  • Used SoapUI tool for testing Web Services and REST
  • Experience in analyzing the XML, customizing the XMLs to send the requests and validating the Response
  • Experience in JMeter for use in Performance Testing
  • Experience and understanding of the Agile approach to Software Development
  • Define the strategic direction for software quality assurance, including test automation

Confidential

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in analysis of BRD, mapping documents and attending JAD sessions
  • Designed RTM for mapping the Requirements to the Test Cases
  • Worked on developing the automation scripts using QTP using Data driven and Keyword Driven Testing
  • Experience in developing the scripts using VB Script
  • Strong knowledge of QA concepts and methodology, best practices, processes, tools, and metrics
  • Used SoapUI tool for testing Web Services and REST

Confidential

QA Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Testing Approach Manual, Automation
  • Tools HP QC, SQL Server, Selenium

Confidential

Sr. QA Developer

Confidential

  • Testing Approach Manual, Automation
  • Tools HP QC, SQL Server, HP QTP

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