ArunKumar Menon over 14+ years of experience. Accomplished servant-leader capable of delivering large-scale software and Web development projects on time and on budget by effectively collaborating, facilitating, leading and coaching multiple Scrum teams. Capable of bringing overwhelming enthusiasm and awareness to projects, applying expert judgment to the removal of impediments, keeping teams focused and delivering success in rapidly evolving and dynamic environments.
EMC, Scrum Master
September 2014 - Present, , IN
o Coach and mentor teams on Scrum methodologies.
o Taking steps to ensure team is not becoming complacent/confused while agile transformation
o Report team progress by burn-down charts, dashboards sprint and release progress using Version One
o Keep leadership apprised of Sprint and Release progress, and identify risks and issues
Capgemini, Program Manager/ Scrum Master
September 2012 - September 2014, Bangalore, India, IN
Managed CSPC & MSDA programs
Creation of a project schedule and plan with financial, resource and material requirements
Manages the project from start to completion including the resolution of escalated project issues
Understand the technical dependencies and work with different functions
(Dev, QA, Architecture, Support, PMO) to get these resolved
Governance related activities for India Projects
Conduct requirements gathering, systems analysis, and design sessions for the application.
Coaching and mentoring teams in effective adoption and use of agile principles and practices
Work with Product Owner and the team to create backlog; prioritize and assign complexity points to the user stories based on its business value and ROI
Keep leadership apprised of Sprint and Release progress, and identify risks and issues.
Organize, facilitate & lead showcase, retrospective, sprint and release planning sessions
Handling 3 scrums teams which were collocated as well distributed teams.