HELLO, my name is Aray Kaken
- Lives in Kazakhstan
- Speaks English, Chinese and Russian
- Holds events in Kazakhstan, Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Uzbekistan, Indonesia, Taiwan, Vietnam, Macau, Thailand and Philippines
- Works for Agilizing Ltd
Aray Kaken is a dynamic and accomplished professional with over 11+ years of experience in successfully delivering large-scale IT projects and products in financial institutions, national companies, and technology holdings. His focus on Lean Agile and Scaled Agile training and facilitation has earned him recognition as a sought-after Agile Coach and Trainer, driving transformative change for medium and large enterprises.
Aray's journey began as an IT Project Manager, where he quickly distinguished himself with a high level of professionalism. Over time, he successfully delivered multiple international projects with budgets exceeding 83.4 million USD, showcasing his ability to navigate complex challenges with finesse.
Eager to embrace innovation and agile methodologies, Aray made a seamless transition from traditional project management to Agile, leading the successful launch of loan management and bikesharing mobile applications. This transformation was underpinned by his strong facilitation and coaching skills, nurtured through his experience in managing diverse agile teams.
Aray's path to becoming a self-made Agile Coach is a testament to his unwavering commitment to continuous learning and adaptation. As an Agile Coach and Trainer, he empowers teams to embrace Agile principles and practices, guiding them through successful transformations. He excels in tailoring coaching approaches to suit the unique needs of each team member, maximizing their potential and fostering innovation and high-performance.
• Certified SAFe Practice Consultant (SPC), Certified SAFe Release Train Engineer (RTE), Certified SAFe Scrum Master (SSM)
• ICAgile Agile Team Facilitator
• Management 3.0 Foundation, Management 3.0 Facilitator
• PRINCE2 Agile Practitioner, Project Management Professional (PMP)®
• IIBA Agile Analysis Certificate (AAC), IIBA Certificate in Product Ownership Analysis (CPOA)
• Kanban University Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP)
• Atlassian Certified in Managing Jira Projects for Cloud (ACP-620)
• ITIL® Master
• Site Reliability Engineering Foundation (SREF), DevOps Fundamentals
• ServiceNow Certified System Administrator
• Authorized SAFe, ITIL®, DevOps, Atlassian Jira Trainer