Shamira Dias

  

Project Manager, Exilesoft

Location: Colombo, Srianka

Biography

I'm Shamira Dias. Nine years of work experience, with 7 years of experience in Software Project Management of multiple business domains.
Around 4 years of experience in Agile Project Management.

Global exposure of working onsite in Sri Lanka, Norway, Sweden, UK, Australia and Iceland and working as an onsite consultant for software projects for a wide range of clientele such as Berg-Hansen Reisebureau, Experian, Discover e-Solutions Ltd, Lynx Financial Systems, SMB, SystemPartner Norge AS, CrediCare, NIB, TH&L

Specialties

• Offshore Software Project Management
• Onsite Project Consultancy
• Agile Software management (CSM) – using SCRUM, Kanban
• Business Analysis & documentation based on RUP, Agile
• Technical troubleshooting
• Setting up project standards

Research experience

- Post Graduate - Dashboard for Agile project management
- Under Graduate - Recognition of off-line cursive hand writing on postal addresses

Work experience

Exilesoft Pvt Ltd, Delivery Manager
July 2011 - Present, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Managing the topmost line(value proposition) and middle line (Cost) of several projects and driving them towards successful deliveries by taking care of all aspects of project management and integrating with the customer in an effective manner. Apart from that I am involved in sales and marketing in several market segments, in coaching and mentoring team members in agile practices and managing the Mobile Unit

Exilesoft Pvt Ltd, Project Manager
July 2008 - June 2011, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Managing projects and driving them towards successful deliveries by taking care of all the aspects of project management and integrating with the customer in effective manner. Some of my work included o Onsite Consultant (Norway), Project Manager,Business Analyst (domain specialist) and Developer for a Travel project o Project Manager and Business Analyst (domain specialist) for a Accounting System project (applicaton for offshore accountancy which integrates with Visma CRM) o Project Manager and Business Analyst (domain specialist) for a Seal generating System project

Cryptodyne Pvt Ltd, Project Manager
January 2008 - June 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Worked as a Project Manager and Responsible of all the project deliveries. o Managed 16 maintenance/support projects o Managed 6 ongoing projects

Eurocenter DDC, Tech Lead
January 2006 - December 2007, Colombo, Sri Lanka
o Onsite Consultant (Norway), Business Analyst (domain specialist), Project Manager, and Developer for a Credit Management Company o Business Analyst (domain specialist), Developer for Credit Management Portal o Onsite Consultant (Iceland), Business Analyst (domain specialist), Project Manager and Developer for Credit Management System o Business Analyst (domain specialist), Developer for a Credit Management system for a Energy Company o Head of support, Onsite Consultant (Norway), Business Analyst (domain specialist), and Developer for Credit Management Support project that supported 55 customers (Norway)

Eurocenter DDC, Software Engineer
April 2004 - December 2005, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Developer for Credit Management Support project that supported 55 customers (Norway)