Trainer – Sujith

Sujith

Agile Coach
PSM | SAFe SA

ABOUT SUJITH

Sujith is an agile practitioner with expertise in setting up the agile environment by coaching and training teams,
individuals and stakeholders in the area of lean agile software principles. He has overall 8+ years of exp out of which
5+ years have been in Agile implementation and adoption.

SUMMARY

● Experienced in coaching and implementing Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, Spotify, Behaviour driven Development.
● Successfully Implemented scrum in 30+ teams
● Has played an active role in transforming 30+ teams to agile & has overall 5 years of coaching experience
● Experienced in identifying gaps in the system, creating scrum awareness, piloting and scaling scrum
● Experience in Spotify, BDD and Google Design Sprints
● Proficiently organized daily stand scrum, Sprint reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning.
● Experienced in scrum awareness , piloting and scaling of scrum across the organization.
● Collaborated closely with product owner on backlog grooming to keep product backlog relevant and
prioritized, ensuring acceptance criteria were agreed upon and stories were ready for sizing.
● Effectively tracked the team’s progress, including burn down, velocity and release forecasting.
● Expertly promoted continuous improvement and helped teams increase productivity and foster
innovation.
● Experience in Mobile and Web Application testing across 50+ projects and 4 products in iOS and Android
in consumer and enterprise domains.
● Tested over 50+ mobile and web apps on iOS , Android and web

SKILLS

● Agile and Scrum Methodologies

● Lead agile education at the team level, create trust, promote continuous improvement
● Promote continuous collaboration & communication across all functions supporting agile team execution.
● Support agile education within the team, reinforcing practices and renewed adoption.
● Train individuals in agile techniques. Conduct ad-hoc agile trainings
● Support the incorporation of emerging and new Agile practices and approaches across the company
● Participate in agile transformation at the location/team level.
● Advance Agile adoption across the organization and be a recognized resource in agile competencies.
● Maintain a healthy interaction between individual team members and teams
● Facilitate cross-team collaboration in agile improvement activities
● Proactively recognize conflict; facilitate conflict resolution through collaboration and consensus

● BDD
● Kanban
● Design Sprints
● Gap Analysis, Product management, Project Delivery Management
● Roadmap planning and Daily reporting
● Quality Assurance
● Mobile Application Testing
● Defect / Project tracking tools – Jira , Testrail , Basecamp
● Operating System – Mac OS X, Windows , iOS and Android
● Automation tools and utilities – Eclipse , CALABASH , Instruments ( Record and play ) , Console, Google
lighthouse , ARC , iTunes, Test Flight, DDMS , Network link Conditioner , Monkey tool , Digital Color
meter , Pixel ruler

DETAILED EXPERIENCE
BENZNE — Agile Coach
Mar 2019 – Present
Clients – Verifone, Datamatics

● Leading, mentoring, coaching and training cross functional teams.
● Implementing agile transformation journey
● Facilitating Scrum Meetings, Daily standups, Storytelling sessions, estimation, prioritization, release
planning, backlog grooming


Fastfilmz Media Pvt ltd & NLPL – Product development Manager – Quality
October 2017 – December 2018

● Gap Analysis of AS-IS state
● Implemented Spotify culture in the team
● Coached 4 teams.
● Successfully facilitated 2 design sprints.
● Implemented Scrum for Engineering team.
● Implemented Kanban for content team.
● End to end implementation of quality process and team.
● Implementing calabash automation framework .
● Implementing cloud testing using calabash and BITBAR
● Implementing Master-slave distributed load testing harness .
● Set up Scrum ceremonies and development processes.
● Roadmap planning, project scheduling and release management
● Managed quality team.
● Identify and remove team impediments to enhance productivity and efficiency.
● Train new team members and transition teams to an agile framework with scrum.

Incture Technologies Pvt Ltd – Quality Lead – Mobility
May 2015 – October 2017

● Coaching teams on scrum
● Implemented Scrum from scratch.
● Implemented Behaviour Driven Development.
● Scaled scrum to 8 teams
● Implementing çloud testing using calabash and BITBAR
● Setting up testing team , techniques and testing processes
● iOS automation using Instruments
● Roadmap planning, project scheduling and release management
● Managing testing team.
● Performing Functional , UI testing across Android , iOS and web
● Product feature scope and design review
● Performing Load testing Using Jmeter
● API testing using Rest client
● Train new teams on scrum and implementation of scrum methodologies.

PegaSystems Worldwide , October -2014 – May-2015
Software Development Engineer – Test

● Implementation of scrum
● Coaching teams on scrum
● Organized daily stand scrum, Sprint reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning
● Automating functionality test cases using Rspec / Capybara framework
● Automating Regression test cases using Selenium WebDriver framework

Sourcebits. July 2012 – October 2014.
Software Development Engineer – Test

● Wireframes and Visual Design Review
● Automation using CALABASH
● Prepared Application flow
● API testing
● Application functional testing
● Preparation of Test case , User stories document
● Load testing using Jmeter
● Performance testing, Usability testing, and UAT SPO