Aashish Vaidya

  

IT Staff Consultant III, Cambia Health Solutions

Location: Portland, OR


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Aashish Vaidya currently works as an IT Staff Consultant at Cambia Health Solutions.  He holds Certified Scrum Practitioner and Certfied ScrumMaster certifications.

Aashish had a hand in guiding Cambia's nascent Agile effort into a planned Agile transition, transformation and scaling process as a founding team member on Cambia Transition Community.  He also leads Cambia Agile Best Practices Exchange (a combination of Center of Excellence and Community of Practice) as a Product Owner and a team member.  He has authored and co-authored various best practices primers within the company and organized numerous online learning and training sessions.  He also serves as an internal Agile coach helping 40+ teams in improving, adding agile practices as well as consulting with non-Agile groups to interface with agile teams.  

Aashish has been a speaker and panelist on Agile practices at various events. He was the primary author of a paper and presentation at PNSQC 2012 conference headlining Cambia's Agile transiton experience. Recently, he co-wrote an article on Abnormal Halting of Sprint which was published on Agile Atlas.  He also muses on agile topic on his occassional blog: agilesutra.wordpress.com.

Prior to joining Cambia, Aashish served as a ScrumMaster and Founding Team Member of Release Management Team at Hiring Solutions Group, a dvision of Kronos Incorporation.

Aashish has worked in high tech industry for 20+ years in various capacity.