Syam Kumar Narayanan Nair

  

Project Manager, UST Global Inc

Location: Bentonville, AR USA


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Agile Bangalore

Biography

A highly skilled Project Manager & Scrum Master, with 13 years of experience in implementing and managing business transformation solutions for Retail & Semi-conductor Industry. 

I have worked primarily on projects for Selling E-Commerce area and Semi-conductor domain. I have experience in web application development. During my career, I have worked as a consultant, lead, mentor, and scrum master, project and product manager. I was involved in Agile Transformation program for large organizations. 

I hold a M.Tech Degree from IIT Madras and MBA degree from ICFAI University. I am CSM and PMP Certified. I am playing the scrum master role for 3+ years. 

Roles & Responsibilities:

Scrum Master: My role is to remove impediments, radiate information, support the Product Owner, facilitate and empower development team, conduct stand up meetings every day, planning, grooming & retrospect meetings every sprint. I conducted scrums of two to three week sprint duration with demo & retro on the last day. Co-ordinate and work with scrum of scrum and extended teams.

Agile Coach: Trained the teams to adapt to Scrum methodology and coach the team to follow the agile practices. 

His key strengths include:
• Onsite-offshore project management
• Project planning, Execution and Quality Control
• Project Estimation & Capacity Planning
• Team Development and Retention, conducting & organizing team’s training needs