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Scrum Master Resume

Corner, VA

SUMMARY

  • More than 10 years of agile project management, coaching, and transformation experience in software implementation. Re ned relationship - building skills and experience working collaboratively with project teams and stakeholders.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Agile Coaching
  • Agile Training
  • Scrum
  • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Extreme Programming (XP)
  • Kanban
  • Test-Driven Development (TDD)
  • CA Agile Central
  • JIRA
  • Program Management
  • Process Improvement
  • Business Analysis

WORK EXPERIENCE

Scrum Master

Confidential, Corner, VA

Responsibilities:

  • Acted as Scrum Master for multiple distributed teams fostering a collaborative environment to improve teh way teams work
  • Coached team members to communicate effectively with teh Product Owner and stakeholders
  • Assisted with prioritization of requirements and defects when necessary
  • Provided transparency to teh team, Project Management Office, and business stakeholders through regular communication and project updates
  • Coached Product Owners in maintaining teh Product Backlog
  • Worked with other Scrum Masters to develop and implement an Agile Transformation Roadmap
  • Supported teh standardization of using JIRA across all teams as a JIRA Site Administrator

Confidential, Washington, DC

Provided Agile coaching

Responsibilities:

  • Developed and delivered Agile training and coaching for Sr. level executives and teams building knowledge and skills to facilitate teh Agile transformation and promote continuous improvement in practices
  • Wrote Agile articles which were distributed via electronic magazine to improve Agile practices within teh federal sector
  • Championed cultural change and collaborated with stakeholders to advance teh organization's transformation
  • Promoted to leadership role within 12 months; developed Quality Management System (QMS)
  • Launched CA Agile Central (formerly known as Rally) for teh entire organization
  • Created and published company intranet

Scrum Master

Confidentia, Reston, VA

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in teh rst Agile Release Train as part of teh enterprise-wide Agile transformation and transition to SAFe
  • Applied agile principles based on an iterative, time-boxed approach, and facilitated all scrum ceremonies
  • Encouraged a exible response to change and collaboration amongst teams
  • Implemented Rally Enterprise Edition across 6 Scrum teams
  • Developed weekly agile metrics reports and dashboards for senior management
  • Successfully guided two cross-functional development teams through transition from waterfall to Agile development

Project Engineer

Confidential, S terling, VA

Responsibilities:

  • Leveraging Agile and Lean practices, developed project life cycle and documentation for over 30 team projects
  • Identi ed areas for improvement as well as acted on data provided from other team and organizations
  • Managed multi-million-dollar projects which improved critical data center infrastructure from conception to site acceptance
  • Maintained vendor relationships and assisted in resolving 500 payment holds per year and reduced invoice carry over to a $0 balance
  • Hired team of procurement specialists to support internal teams and vendors who submit all procurement requests and resolve all payment holds
  • Developed procurement approval process to add visibility

Sr. Business Data Analyst

Confidential, Centreville, VA

Responsibilities:

  • Supported teh organization wide Agile transformation as an Agile practitioner
  • Acted as teh Product Owner and Scrum Master for Agile teams; conducted backlog grooming and facilitated all Agile ceremonies
  • Developed 6-month training plan for new business analysts which included teh Agile methodology and business analysis skills
  • Managed 6-month refactoring project which reduced processing time for critical monthly data from 3 weeks to 3 days
  • Created process for loading and maintaining new auction data sources (new sources activated within one day of data receipt)
  • Completed large data analysis one month ahead of deadline (60 million records)
  • Provided data analysis and testing support for enhancement of data mapping application which improved e ciency by 75% in mapping two data sets

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