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Irving, Texas, United States
May 09, 2019

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Sameeran Gentyala

Scrum Master & DevOps Engineer

Email: Phone: 214-***-****


●9 years of IT Industry experience as a Scrum master, and DevOps Engineer exposed to AWS, Software Configuration Management, Build, Deploy, Release Management and Quality Assurance.

●CSM Certified, Innovative and solutions focused IT professional. Specializing in leading high-performing and multi-disciplinary from product development through successful product launches.

●Enthusiastic entry-level Scrum Master. Have worked in Agile environment as a software engineer for couple of years. Worked on two Scrum teams and filled in as Scrum Master on several occasions. Proven history of successful work with cross-functional teams.

●Proficiently organized and facilitated daily scrum, sprint reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning.

●Demonstrated ability to motivate, organize, lead and coach scrum teams.

●Ability to manage many projects at once while working with strict deadlines and maintaining the professionalism.

●Skilled in providing effective leadership, in fast paced environment dead-line driven environments.

●Experience in branching, tagging and maintaining the version across the environments using SCM tools like Subversion (SVN), CVS and GIT on UNIX and windows environment.

●Good understanding of the principles and best practices of Software Configuration Management (SCM) in Agile and Waterfall methodologies.

●Created SCM Process, policies, procedures and Release Notes to follow Development and allow QA teams to Release or Deploy highest quality product for the enterprise.

●Implemented Continuous Integration and Continuous deployment using various CI Tools like Jenkins, Hudson, SonatypeNexus, Docker, Github.

●Maintained and administered source code archive databases (e.g., Source Repository for version management of source code which included Subversion and Bug Reporting for adding users and fields and changing permissions). Installed tools for internal clients and monitored compliance and usage.

●Extensively experienced in using Build Automation tools like ANT and Maven and working knowledge on other build tools like MS Build and CMake.

●Experienced in troubleshooting and automated deployment to web and application servers like Websphere, Weblogic, JBOSS and Tomcat.

●Knowledge on Chef for configuration management.

●Hands-on experience creating and managing the various development and build platforms, and deployment strategies.

●knowledge of computer applications and scripting like Shell, Chef, Ruby, Python and XML.

●Did a POC on Chef on implementing a Haproxy.

●Excellent experience in documenting and automating the build and release process.

●Ability in managing all aspects of the software configuration management process including code compilation, packaging, deployment, release methodology and application configurations.

●Excellent communicative, interpersonal, intuitive, analysis and leadership skills with ability to work efficiently in both independent and team work environments.



Operating System: Windows 98/XP/NT/2000/2003/2008, UNIX, LINUX, Mac OS

Versioning Tools: CVS, Subversion, Git, GitHub.

Build Tools: ANT, MAVEN, Jenkins, Hudson.

Languages: C, C++, SQL, Java.

Web Technologies: HTML, Java Script, XML

Web/App servers: Web logic, Web Sphere, Apache Tomcat.

Databases: Oracle, MongoDB, SQL Server, MY SQL, Cassandra, Apache Spark.

Monitoring Tools: Elastic Search, Logstash, Kibana.

Configuration Tools: chef, Ansible.

Scripting: shell scripting, Python, Knowledge on Perl Scripting

Certifications: Certified Scrum Master, Scrum Alliance, April 14, 2019


Client: 7- Eleven, Irving, Texas. May 2018 - Present

Scrum Master


Facilitate sprint planning, daily scrums, retrospectives, stakeholder meetings, and software demonstrations.

Protect development team from outside distractions, impediments, or team conflicts, and maintain focus on product backlog project timeline.

Work closely with product owner in backlog management and continuous delivery of features.

Educate and reinforce scrum methodology and agile framework to team members and stakeholders.

Direct and lead development team from project initiation through the delivery of final product.

Assist in defining and deploying new product development processes and in facilitating the continuous improvement of existing processes

Acted as Scrum Master for Product teams with a focus on guiding the teams towards improving the way they work.

Agile Estimating - The case for story points and how to help teams get started.

Sprinting - Facilitating the daily scrum and other Scrum Master activities during the Sprint.

Sr DevOps Engineer


As a DevOps Engineer, I have Supported different Teams for launching the 7now applications in Production.

Worked on Automating the CI/CD Pipeline for React web on the 7now.

Assist in defining and deploying new product development processes and in facilitating the continuous improvement of existing processes.

Using Gitlab I did a POC on CI/CD Automation to deploy the applications.

Supported 800 stores for deploying the application on 7 Eleven stores.

Worked on CloudFormation templates for Pipelines, Fargate, and also elk stacks.

Created monitoring alert for pipelines, Ec2 instances, and microservices.

Using New relic, created the notifications to slack channel, Email, and PagerDuty.

Analyzed, defined, and developed build process improvements using AWS.

Managed the 7Now releases and Release co-ordination during the Project roll-out.

Assisting with creating and maintaining an automation and monitoring framework

Monitored developed applications and fixed bugs.

Client: Capital one, Richmond. June 2015 – May 2018

Scrum Master


Facilitate sprint planning, daily scrums, retrospectives, stakeholder meetings, and software demonstrations.

Serves the Engineering Team in its efforts to deliver value and meet expectations of stakeholders by conducting daily scrum, planning the sprints, demonstrating the sprints, and scheduling process improvement meetings.

Provides guidance on the team; helps them along the process of self-governance so they can realize the impact of Agile Scrum frameworks.

Evaluates the Scrum Maturity of the team; coaches the team to achieve higher levels of maturity and at a pace that is sustainable for the organization.

Works to remove all impediments and obstructions to the team’s progress.

Endeavors to build a safe environment and promote a productive culture for work.

Provided assistance to the internal and external communications group; advocated transparency and efficient communication channels.

Collaborated closely with the Product Owner (PO) with respect to managing the product backlog.

Provided servant leadership approach to the team; extended support whenever possible and led by example when needed.

Role: DevOps Engineer


Trident has Supported Over the different Teams in Card-Technology.

Working on CI/CD Methodologies using DevOps toolsets.

Deploy and Monitor Micro services on Amazon web Services.

Working on AWS for Creating the Ec2 Instances with Appropriate VPC, with different Subnets and Security Groups for Different Environments like Dev, QA, Prod.

Working on AWS Elastic load balancing for deploying applications in high availability.

Working on AWS Auto Scaling for providing high availability of applications and EC2 instances based on the load of applications by using Cloud Watcher in AWS.

Used AWS-S3 Bucket to store code bundles to deploy onto EC2 Instances.

POC on Zookeeper and Kafka.

Developed the Automated Python Script in Creating the Complete Zeno Stack Creation.

Created the GitHub Repository for Different Environments Dev, QA, PreProd and Prod.

Having the experience in configuring Haproxy for Different Environments and also helped the developers to quickly deploy the applications on Micro services for testing.

Working on Different Open Source Tools like Consul, ELK, MongoDB, Shipyard Master, Shipyard Slave, Splunk, Elastic Search, Cassandra, Spark, Dockerization.

Created the MongoDb Script for adding and Setting up the Users and Authentication in Primary Section.

Created a Manual Script for Haproxy for Load balancing the Data on Shipyard Slaves.

Supported the Developers on Deploying the Code in Production when they are Using the Trident InfraStructure.

Worked on Chef Cookbooks for developing the different Tools in Zeno framework like Haproxy, Spark, Cassandra.

Worked with API Gateway Team, to deploy the Rest API and Micro services on Docker.

In Jenkins, created the Sample Templates for Dev, QA, Prod Jobs for deploying the applications.

Providing documentation on Install, Upgrade release guides for application to documentation team.

Coordinate with Release Management regarding appropriate system releases among other development platforms.

Work with development/testing, deployment, systems/infrastructure and project teams to ensure continuous operation of build and test systems.

Managed the entire release communication and Release co-ordination during the Project roll-out.

Involved in estimating the resources required for the project based on the requirements.

Maintained and executed build scripts by coordinating with development and QA teams.

Implement, maintain and support reliable, timely and reproducible builds for project teams.

Environment: AWS, chef, Python Scripting, Jenkins, GitHub, Zookeeper, Kafka, Consul, Consul-Config, Haproxy, Spark, Cassandra, MongoDB, Docker, Nexus, Shipyard Master, Shipyard Slave, Elastic Search, Elk.

Client: ICT Enabled Services, Hyderabad June 2014 – Feb 2015

Role: Head of Business Development


Continually developing the E-Learning brand and increasing awareness in the market place

Generating and seeking out potential new opportunities

Developing and managing relationships with potential clients, influencers and key stakeholders

Evaluating new opportunities to ensure resources focus on the best opportunities

Managing proposals, submissions and bids

Monitoring competitors and reviewing your employer’s offering in light of competitors developments

Participating in new business contract negotiations

Setting targets for new business development for the business development managers and executives.

Interviewing and hiring new members of the business development team.

Devising strategies for driving sales growth across the business.

Devising strategies for driving sales growth across the business.

Setting up meetings with prospective customers to sell the company’s products and services.

Acting as a key contact for large customer accounts.

Previous experience working in a senior business development role for a similar company.

Client: NIIT Limited, Hyderabad Sep 2012 – May 2014

Role: Business Development Manager


Contacting potential clients via email or phone to establish rapport and set up meetings.

Planning and overseeing new marketing initiatives.

Attending conferences, meetings, and industry events.

Contacting clients to inform them about new developments in the company’s product.

Developing quotes and proposals.

Training personnel and helping team members develop their skills.

Developing sales goals for the team and ensuring they are met.

Having an in-depth knowledge of business products and value proposition.

Experience with design and implementation of business development strategy.

Become a subject matter expert on our business products, processes and operations, and remain up-to-date on industry news.

Promote the company’s products/services addressing or predicting clients’ objectives.

Client: Sky Broadcast, Cardiff, UK. Aug 2010 - Sep 2012

Role: Business Analyst


Implement advanced strategies for gathering, reviewing and analyzing data requirements.

Prioritize requirements and create conceptual prototypes and mock-ups.

Master strategic business process modeling, traceability and quality management techniques.

Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing and implementing solutions.

Leading ongoing reviews of business processes and developing optimization strategies.

Effectively communicating insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management.

Providing leadership, training, coaching, and guidance to junior staff.

Ensuring solutions meet business needs and requirements.

Monitoring deliverables and ensuring timely completion of projects.

Client: Virinchi Technologies – Hyderabad

Role: .Net Developer May 2007 – Aug 2008


Compiled and assembled software using source code and store tools

Participate to the entire development cycle (analysis, design, estimation, development, testing and deployment)

Create, execute and document necessary tests to ensure application / environment performance

Automated build processes and packing testing setup

Designed and implemented appropriate solutions for build and release processes

Maintained the repository of configuration items of all projects

Improved designing and developing processes through source code control system

Assisted in build automation and mobile technologies

Provided technical support for root cause analysis.

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