Armond Mehrabian (CSP, SPC, PMP)
Enterprise Agile Coach and Trainer, Portofino Solutions, Inc.
Armond is a seasoned coach and trainer to organizations who want to take their teams to the highest levels of productivity and effectiveness. His current engagements are implementing the Scaled Agile Framework™. Armond coaches both leaders and team members to transform organizations to embrace the philosophies of the Agile Manifesto.
Armond has spent over 25+ years in the software development industry building solutions in various industries including document management, insurance, satellite television and finance. For the last 8 years he has been building, and leading teams of software developers and technology leaders using Agile methods (SCRUM and XP).
Coaching Agile leaders and practitioners, Scaled Agile Framework™, Enterprise Agile Transformations, Servant Leadership, Trained Innovation Games® Facilitator, PMP, multi-site/international team collaboration.
Mitchell International, Agile Trainer and Coach
December 2011 - Present, San Diego and Irvine, CA, United States
Trained and coached over 500 people in release planning and implementation of Enterprise Scrum. Teams were distributed across the United States and India.
Invensys, Enterprise Agile Trainer and Coach
March 2011 - November 2011, Irvine, CA, United States
Trained and coached 35 team members and managers in Scrum.
Audatex, Scrum Trainer and Coach
February 2008 - January 2010, San Diego, CA, United States
Trained over a 120 IT professionals in the fundamentals of Scrum. Consulted to upper management on the roadmap for implementing Scrum throughout all Audatex offices in North America. Coached teams on the execution of Scrum ceremonies and the collection of metrics for the purposes of continuous improvement. Coached Product Owners on implementing a thorough user story backlog and facilitating release planning meetings. Coached Scrum Masters on facilitating effective retrospectives so they can continuously improve their operations through inspecting and adapting.
Boeing - C130 Division, Scrum Coach
June 2009 - October 2009, Long Beach, CA, United States
Collaborated with Net Objectives to train members of the C130 cargo aircraft division of 12 teams to work through their backlog of over 400 defects using Scrum.
Kofax, S/W Dev Mgr and Scrum Champion
January 2005 - September 2007, San Diego, CA, United States
I led a team of 13 software engineers to implement a document classification system. I was part of a the agile working group in charge of implementing Scrum across all the product development teams of Kofax.