Shahin Murray


Location: Chicago


Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Scrum Chicago

Work experience

Nansen, Scrum Master
October 2012 - October 2013, Chicago, IL, United States

Scrum Master

·         Managed projects’ scope, deadlines, and budgets up to $130,000

·       Managed and coordinated team of 7 on multiple, concurrent assignments, with minimal supervision

·         Consistently met client expectations and criteria for successful project delivery

·         Scheduled and facilitated daily meetings, weekly reviews with clients, and requirements gathering discussions

·         Communicated, verbally and written, business and technical requirements to a variety of audiences

·         Launched the use of Scrum, resulting in enhanced team communication and improved time to market

·         Established product backlogs, and measured velocity, sprint burndowns, and project burndowns

·         Reduced relearning, partially done work, handoffs, and task switching

·         Cultivated continuous improvement, teamwork, intrinsic motivation, growth, and happiness of developer team

·         Proactively recognized, prioritized, and initiated work, with minimal supervision

·         Knowledgeable in: Agile Estimating and Planning, Implementing Lean Software Development, XP, Succeeding with Agile, User Stories Applied, Continuous Integration, and Marketing Automation