Sakshi Kapoor

Sakshi Kapoor

Assistant Project Manger
Monotype
location_on India

Member since 2 years

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+91-8588849230 l kapoorsakshi@yahoo.com

 

Scrum Master

 

  • Software Professional with 9+ years of experience in Health Care, Payroll, Telecom and Management Software.
  • Extensive experience in managing Agile Software Development - Certified Scrum Master, SAFe Agilist.
  • Excellent people management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • MBA in Human Resources Development.

 

Key Skills

 

l  Scrum Master

l  People management skills

l  Presentation skills

l  Communication skills

l  Agile Methodologies

l  Requirement Analysis

l  Core Java

l  Servlets/JSP

l  UI development using JSF

l  HTML/XML/Java Script

l  SQL Server/Oracle

l  Crystal Reports

 

Experience

Scrum Master, Accretive Health, Noida

April 2014 to Present

In the role of a Scrum Master for three Teams (10 members in each team) at Accretive Health:

  • I drive all the Scrum Meetings (Planning, Retrospective/Review, daily stand-ups etc.).
  • Ensures teams achieve the sprint commitments.
  • Work towards better coordination of the team for achieving consistent Velocity.
  • Ensure information coming from the team (budget, velocity, impediments, and risks) is propagated clearly and efficiently to the leadership teams and other scrum teams as required
  • Responsible for the Scrum process, ensuring best judgment is applied when using or adjusting the process to the team’s context, to ensure that the benefits for the team are maximized
  • Use the team retrospective to continuously strive to retrospect, adapt and improve in order to maximize the team output in terms of quality and content.
  • Accountable to ensure stories are broken down to actionable granularity.
  • Ensures all impediments are identified and removed for the Scrum team
  • Participates in Scrum of Scrums to coordinate and facilitate projects where there are multiple dependencies
  • Drives and encourages the team to challenge itself to achieve continuous improvements.
  • At organization level, managing initiatives like Reward and Recognition Programs.
  • Was Part of Agile Noida Carnival 2014 event, where took interview of organizers which is also available on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7lELzTuqU0g

Software Designer , Hewlett-Packard, Bangalore

August 2011 to June 2013

I worked across multiple projects & played multiple roles (Scrum Master, Developer, QA engineer) at Hewlett-Packard, delivering consistent results.

  • In the role of a Scrum Master I played a key role in the planning, resource allocation, product back log management, communication, collaboration, execution & closure of the project. Interacted with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts for resolving blockers to ensure seamless project execution.
  • I streamlined a complex Application Refresh/Platform Refresh program for HP Sofware. The program involved managing certification of HP software across a complex matrix of application & platform versions. As part of this role I extensively collaborated and worked with multiple cross functional teams and software vendors & put together a process that ties in all the stake holders. I was also instrumental in hands on certification for a number of application and platform refreshes. Acted as the primary contact for clients in relation to project business issues and internal communication with the project team to ensure the solution delivers.
  • I was instrumental and hands on in the development of a key product user interface, used for managing an Enterprise Class Software product. This was implemented using JSF technology on Rich Faces framework.
  • In the role of a Quality Assurance Engineer, I played a key role in the certification of Domain specific management software for Exchange Domain and Active Directory Domain.

 

Software Engineer ,Qwest Technologies, Bangalore

2008 - 2009

  • I played a leadership as well as hands on developer role in Application Development ,Testing, Maintenance & Support of an enterprise class product- Product SDP Ordering
  • I was instrumentation in the analysis and technical solution design for a number Business Problems reported by customer.

Software Engineer ,Regency Technologies Solution, Bangalore

2007 - 2008

 

  • I played a leadership role in managing the project status and closure with stake holders like senior management, product management and marketing teams.
  • I was instrumentation in the requirement analysis and use development, which also involved extensive direct customer interactions.
  • I played hands on developer role in Website Design, Testing, Implementation and Maintenance of a Music Publishing Portal for Warner Chappell Bros.

 

Software Analyst ,Hewitt Technologies, Bangalore

2005 - 2007

 

  • I played a leadership role in understanding the Business Requirement, deriving functional specification from the requirements and translating the functional specification to a technical specification. This role also involved owning and controlling the impact of new features on the product.
  • I was responsible for understanding customer's needs so that they can be transformed into application and operational requirements.
  • Taking closures on the requirements and design with the clients, also ensuring adequate communication to the senior management.
  • I did the prototype design, JSP Development, I-text Reports Development, testing & implementation of the Product - Singapore Payroll.

 

Software Analyst ,Hewitt Technologies, Gurgaon

2004 - 2005

 

  • I played a leadership role in understanding the Business Requirement, deriving functional specification from the requirements and translating the functional specification to a technical specification. This role also involved owning and controlling the impact of new features on the product.
  • I was instrumental in understanding the business requirements on ‘Defined Benefits’ & ‘Health Management’ for US clients at Hewitt Associates & implemented a reporting solution for the customer. The reports were developed using DOC1 a proprietary tool owned by Hewitt Associates.
  • I managed the Work Plan, Resource Allocation, Timelines and Estimates for deliverables for the team & played a leadership role in delivering results.
  • I was responsible for communication and closure of project progress with the stake holders & taking corrective actions.
  • Conduct Induction/Training session to new Analyst.

 

Software Developer, ACS InfoTech (P) Limited, Delhi

2003 – 2004

 

  • In the role of a Developer, translated business goals, feature concepts and customer needs into prioritized product requirements and use cases for the HRMS-ERP Application. Gathered detailed use cases and requirements through regular customer interactions.
  • Was responsible for taking closures on the requirements and design with the clients, also ensuring adequate communication to the senior management.
  • Coding, Testing & Implementing the modules of HRMS-ERP application which includes Interface design, Documentation, Reports Development for modules Personnel, Recruitment, Training, Appraisal, Manpower and Leave Management.
  • Coached and mentored the new developers joining the team of HRMS-ERP Application.

 

Education

 

ICFAI University

2008

MBA – HR

 

Indira Gandhi National University

2003

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

 

Delhi University

1999

Bachelor of Science (PCM)

 

Certifications

 

SAFe Agilist

2014

Certified Scrum Master

2012

Sun Certified Java Professional (Java 1.5)

2009

Advanced Diploma in Information Technology (IGNOU)

2001

Higher Diploma in Software Engineering (APTECH)

1999