Vijay Dafal

  

Location: UK


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Impressive, fast track management career driven by challenges and a desire to be successful in all endeavors

¶   CSP, CSM & PRINCE2, with strong facilitation and leadership skills including proficiency in delivering standard Agile ceremonies, such as retrospectives, reviews and Scrum planning sessions;

¶   Decisive, action-oriented, and results focused seasoned professional offering 15+ years of IT experience in domains Banking, Telecom, e-Commerce, Retail with the last 8 years focused on Agile Project Management

¶   Played key roles in software-development (Agile Coach/Consultant, Product Owner, Lead Scrum Master, Java/J2EE Designer/Developer, Project Manager, QA Analyst, Trainer etc.) in the methodologies Waterfall, Agile-RUP/ Scrum;

¶   Delivery of quality solutions on time, within budget using approved scheduling tools, techniques and methodologies has been critical to success. Accustomed to working well with internal and external stakeholders at multiple levels, navigating the organization, successfully completing complex projects under tight deadlines.

¶   Skilled at leading multiple teams Scrum-of-Scrums, mentoring team members, developing architecture, design, and requirements, and establishing lightweight software configuration management and release processes to enable organizations to build stable products quickly with Continuous Integration, TDD, BDD;

¶   Successfully achieved the transformation from waterfall to agile development environment

¶   Practitioner of best Agile practices, and better development practices backlog tracking, burn-down metrics, velocity, and task definition; incremental delivery and the value of metrics, expertise tools like JIRA-Greenhopper;

¶   Developed software solutions for a variety of industries experience. I’ve worked in “green-field” projects; legacy systems, innovative technologies; CRUD applications;

 

¶  Agile Scrum Master mentoring / Coaching, Assist Product Owner

¶  Continuous Delivery System, Test-Driven Approach

¶  Digital Transformation, Improve Customer Experience

¶  Onsite/Offshore Delivery Management, Global Agile Delivery Approach

¶  Product Backlog Grooming, Sprint Backlog, Daily stand-ups, Sprint Review /Retrospection meeting

¶   Java/J2EE & Web technologies, SOA, Database, Continuous Integration, TDD, JIRA Project

¶   Portfolio / Programme Dashboards

¶   Lead Scrum Master on multiple projects

¶   Product Owner/ Agile Project Manager / Business Analyst / Solution Designer /
Enterprise Architect

¶   Setting up PMO within organization

¶   Stakeholder Relationship management