Geetha Raakasam

  

Group Project Manager, iCarAsia Ltd

Location: Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster
Certified Scrum Product Owner

Biography

Geetha Raakasam has more than 13 years experience in the IT field. She has worked for several multi-national companies over the years in London, US and is currently located in Malaysia. Geetha started off in the Software Testing area,  worked her way up to a Test Manager and Project Management role.

Geetha is a Certified Scrum Master and a Certified Scrum Product Owner. Over the years, she has helped implement and practice scrum processes in several teams.

In her current job as a Group Project Manager, she is a practising Scrum Master as well and works with her team very closely to ensure Scrum processes are followed to deliver quality products. Geetha also works with Product Managers on business requirements, prioritisation and user story creations.

Work experience

iCarAsia Ltd, Group Project Manager
December 2013 - Present, Bangsar, Selangor, MY
Group Project Manager for Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. Practising Scrum Master Implemented the Scrum Process for the Dev team across the 3 countries.

Dell Global Business Center, IT Project Manager II
May 2009 - September 2013, Cyberjaya, Selangor, MY
- managed the testing team - Performed the role of Scrum Master and Project Manager for the development team - ran Release Planning, Sprint Planning, Daily Stand ups, Sprint Review and Retrospective with the development and test team members. - Sprint durations were 2 weeks - Successfully launched several projects over the years.