Bachan Anand

Bachan Anand

Location
Orange County, California Area
Industry
Information Technology and Services

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Bachan Anand's Summary

• CSM and CSP certification from Scrum Alliance
• Coaching and Training in Scrum values, principles and practices
• Conducted various Agile assessments to help initiate an Agile implementation with good awareness of the current organizational state.
• Agile Technical Delivery Manager responsible for delivery of Agency system for bringing in Quote and New Business Applications for Auto Insurance
• Successfully rolled out Agile /SCRUM to Mercury First Team
• Introduced Test Driven Development to the team and this resulted in stability of the application during maintenance phase.
• Transformed a team which had challenges in implementation to successfully delivering to two releases in 6 months by using Scrum methodology - framework.
• Successfully resolved performance issues with the application.
• Leveraged Agile Scrum process and servant leadership skills to improve collaboration between the IT teams and business.
• Enterprise Architect Responsible for Origination business unit at Option One Mortgage.
• Chief Architect for LOSM Migration which involved technologies including J2EE,,ALBPM,Weblogic Portal, IBM FileNet , Siteminder and Weblogic Server and developed an SOA Reference Architecture.
• Architect for a BPM Solution developed in WLI for Default Administration.
• Development of the Web Application Framework (WAF) at Option One Mortgage as an Architect.
• For Marsh Surety understood the existing system and re designed the whole system to remove all performance bottlenecks and implemented them in very tight time schedules.
• Was able to efficiently interact with the customer for various projects both at onsite and offshore for all requirement understandings and design related issues. Have effectively communicated all technical aspects of system designs.
• Have been at the client side for final implementations and also taken up some enhancements at implementation stage, which have been appreciated.

Bachan Anand's Experience

Managing Consultant and Founder

Conscires Agile Practices

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

March 2010Present (4 years 7 months)

Conscires Agile Practices helps you choose the right Agile adoption method, which we call Agile by Choice.
Services offered include :
• Assessment of your current process to find out the best approach for Agile adoption that is specific to your needs.
• We also offer Agile Coaching and Mentoring throughout your Agile adoption, to ensure that your team has the support that they need.
• If your team is already adopting Agile, but you want support in problem solving key areas, we offer consulting service based on your needs.
• We also facilitate regular training and workshops, which can also be customized and delivered on site.

Agile Coach & Trainer

Conscires Agile Practices

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

January 2010Present (4 years 9 months) World

Agile Coaching, training and facilitating organizational transformation.

Agile & Scrum Coach (through Conscires)

Source Scientific

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Medical Devices industry

September 2010October 2011 (1 year 2 months)

Organizational Development ,Scrum Coaching , Team coaching

Technical Delivery Manager,Agency Systems

Mercury Insurance

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; MCY; Insurance industry

August 2009March 2010 (8 months)

Leading IT team in rolling out agency system and also implementing Agile methodogy to improve collaboration within IT and with business

Development Manager

Mercury Insurance

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; MCY; Insurance industry

April 2009August 2009 (5 months)

Leading development activites Mercury First application team focused on building point of sale system for Mercury Agents

Enterprise Architect

Mercury Insurance

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; MCY; Insurance industry

June 2008March 2009 (10 months)

Enterprise Architect

Option One Mortgage Corporation

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; HRB; Financial Services industry

August 20072008 (1 year)

Sr Technical Architect

Option One Mortgage Corporation

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; HRB; Financial Services industry

October 2006July 2007 (10 months)

Played key role in Architecting Automated Underwriting solution for a new system backed with iLog rules engine . Responsible for fine tuning performance testing of the system.

Software Technical Architect

Option One Mortgage Corporation

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; HRB; Financial Services industry

May 2006October 2006 (6 months)

Senior Software Developer

Option One Mortgage Corporation

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; HRB; Financial Services industry

March 2005May 2006 (1 year 3 months)

Technical Lead

GMT Solutions

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

November 2004March 2005 (5 months)

Technical Lead

Wipro Technologies

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; WIT; Information Technology and Services industry

December 1998October 2004 (5 years 11 months)

Technical Lead

Wipro

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; WIT; Information Technology and Services industry

20002004 (4 years)

Bachan Anand's Projects

  • Agile Adoption at Source Scientific

    Team Members: Bachan Anand, Bruce
  • Agile Adoption at Cordblood Registry ( CBR)

    • February 2011 to Present
    Team Members: Bachan Anand, Dan Hoffman, Tobias Mayer, Laura Murphy, Lisa Montano

Bachan Anand's Skills & Expertise

  1. Scrum
  2. Certified Scrum Master CSM
  3. Believer
  4. Agile
  5. ScrumMaster
  6. Executive Coaching
  7. Agile Coaching
  8. Training & Development
  9. Agile Training
  10. Agile Methodologies
  11. Coaching
  12. Training
  13. Marketing Strategy
  14. Java Enterprise Edition
  15. Microsoft SQL Server
  16. Web Services
  17. Agile Project Management
  18. SOA
  19. Software Development
  20. Enterprise Architecture
  21. Integration
  22. JavaScript
  23. Java
  24. Waterfall
  25. Oracle
  26. Business Analysis
  27. Weblogic
  28. Test Driven Development
  29. Business Process
  30. Business Process Improvement
  31. PMP
  32. Requirements Analysis
  33. SDLC
  34. Software Project Management
  35. Architecture
  36. REST
  37. Enterprise Software
  38. Project Management
  39. Unix
  40. Websphere
  41. EJB
  42. JMS
  43. Visio
  44. JSP
  45. Requirements Gathering
  46. Business Intelligence
  47. Agile Methodolgy
  48. Solution Architecture
  49. Cross-functional Team Leadership
  50. SQL

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Bachan Anand's Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Master

    • Scrum Alliance

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