Enterprise Lean Agile Transformation and DevOps Coach/SAFe Program Consultant at Tyson Foods, Inc.

Seasoned Enterprise level Agile Lean Professional in coaching, training, mentoring, facilitating, teaching and executing Agile (Scrum, Kanban and XP) and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe 4.6). Trainer for SAFe 4.6 Scrum Master (SSM), Advanced Scrum Master (SASM), Agilist (SA), Practitioner (SP), Product Owner /Product Manager (POPM), DevOps Practitioner (SDP) and Release Train Engineer (RTE). Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) from Scrum Alliance. Has been certified from ICAgile in Certified Professional - Agility in the Enterprise (ICP-ENT), Certified Professional-Coaching for Enterprise Agility (ICP-CAT), Agile Coaching (ICP-ACC) and DevOps (ICP-FDO).
An experienced PMP and PMI-ACP, implementing Enterprise level products with through execution knowledge of both program and portfolio levels. Worked with Fortune One company in Agile Transformations.

Have been working with various levels of stakeholders like Epic Owners, Enterprise Architects, Product Management teams, Release Train Engineers (RTEs), Value Stream Engineers (VSEs), Systems Teams, Release Management Teams, Solution Management Teams, Development Teams, Architectural teams and End users to convert Strategic Themes into Product Deliverable in all the levels of Scaled Agile Framework.

Program Manager with several years of experience working in multi-tier web architecture technologies, establishing through product life cycle management using multi-tier System Requirement Specifications, System Design Descriptions consisting of Data-flow Diagrams, User Interfaces Designs and Flow charts etc.

Good analytical, communication, interpersonal skills and exemplary leadership qualities

Specialties: Product/Program/Project Management, Agile Methodologies, DevSecOps, AWS, Issue/Risk Mitigation and Control, Process Evaluation and Improvement, Software Life Cycle and Development and technologies like AWS, RFID, XI, SAP, UML, Livelink, Documentum, SharePoint, SAS, SPSS and ARIBA

Qualifications

SAFe 4.6 (Scaled Agile Framework)
DevSecOps
Servant Leadership
Agile (Scrum, XP, Kanban & Lean)
Project Entrepreneur
Stakeholders Partnership
ISDLC
Risk Mitigation and Control
Business Knowledge
Ownership & Commitment
Relationship Management
Application Administration
Infrastructure Management
Process Improvement
Program Management
Shared Vision
Process Management
Quality Management
Team Leadership
Information Technology
Servant Leadership
Application Development

Professional Platform

Enterprise Lean Agile Transformation Coach/DevOps Consultant
Tyson Foods, Inc. 2017 - Present

Agile Program Manager/Agile Coach/SAFe Program Consultant (SPC4)
Walmart Stores, Inc. AR 2013-2017

Technical Project Manager
Zylog Systems Inc., NJ 2010-2013

Sr. Analyst/Programmer / Project Manager
Zimmer, Inc. Warsaw, IN 2001-2010

ANALYST/PROGRAMMER
Prosoft Technology Group, Chicago, IL 2000-2001

SENIOR PROGRAMMER
Delteq Systems Private Limited, Singapore, 1999-2000

PROGRAMMER
Unicorn Computers, Hyderabad, India, 1998-1999

PROGRAMMER
Athens Consultancy Services, Chennai, India, 1995-1998

Education

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN, USA

MASTER OF POPULATION SCIENCES
International Institute for Population Sciences, India

MASTER OF SCIENCES
Sri Venkateswara University, India

Professional Certifications and Affiliations

PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP®)
Project Management Institute, Newton Square, PA, 2010 - Present

AGILE CERTIFIED PRACTITIONER (PMI-ACP®)
Project Management Institute, Newton Square, PA, 2012 - Present

CERTIFIED SCRUM MASTER (CSM®)
Scrum Alliance, Westminster, CO, 2014 - Present

CERTIFIED SCRUM PROFESSIONAL (CSP®)
Scrum Alliance, Westminster, CO, 2016 - Present

ICAgile Certified Professional - Agility in the Enterprise (ICP-ENT)
ICAgile, 2018- Present

Certified Professional-Coaching for Enterprise Agility (ICP-CAT)
ICAgile, 2018- Present

ICAgile Agile Coaching (ICP-ACC)
ICAgile, 2018- Present

ICAgile DevOps Foundations (ICP-FDO)
ICAgile, 2018- Present

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe 4.6) Program Consultant – SPC4.6
Scaled Agile, CO - 2016 - Present

SAFe 4.6 Product Owner /Product Manager (POPM)
Scaled Agile, CO - 2016 - Present

SAFe 4.6 DevOps Practitioner (SDP)
Scaled Agile, CO - 2016 - Present

SAFe 4.6 Release Train Engineer (RTE)
Scaled Agile, CO - 2018 - Present

VICE PRESIDENT OF ADMINISTRATION
PMI NWA Chapter, Bentonville, Arkansas, 2016 - till date

VICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS AND PUBLICITY
PMI Michiana Chapter, South Bend, Indiana, 2009 - 2010