Tahir Shaikh

Sr. Engineering Manager

Sector: Health Care

Member Since, January 1, 2021

About Me

  • Academic Level Master’s Degree
  • Experience 14
  • Gender Male
  • Industry Development
  • Date of Birth 23/12/1986


Tahir is experienced product development leader and scrum certified agile lead. His strength of building product and process strategies and leading teams to execute against those has benefited global customers. His strength are customer focus, empathy, strong technical background and product management. In the software industry for about 12 years with major experience in Healthcare domain. He has managed teams in development and customer facing role for North America, Europe and Asia Pacific region. With MBA in product leadership, he is well aware of full product lifecycle from ideation to the go-to market strategies


  • MBA in Product Leadership (2020 - Present) Institute of Product Leadership

    Started 'Senjoy' with IPL collogues as Product labs assignment. 'Senjoy' focused on bringing joy in senior citizens. Performed Market research on innovation in big organization. Worked on multiple HBR case studies for sales and marketing. Hands on UX wireframing using Adobe tools. Built Machine Learning models for prediction, Data visualization using tools like PoweBI, Tableau. Ran google ads, designed landing pages. Used Google analytics to improve marketing funnel numbers.

  • B.E. Electronics and TeleCommunication (2004 - 2008) VIT Pune

    Published white paper on 'Wireless sensor network using ZigBee'. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/4579903

Work & Experience

  • Varian Medical Systems - Siemens Healthineers company (2021 - Present ) Senior Engineering Manager

    Primary Role & Responsibilities - Around 6 years of management experience in product development/maintenance, working with stakeholders across geographies to build product vision and roadmap. - Strong experience in coaching teams and improving maturing index of scrum roles. Currently handling team of 20 software developers, architect and product owners. - Scrum.Org certified Agile lead focused on designing value-added delivery processes - Acting Product Manager for 4 years for multiple products. Bringing customer insights for product enhancements. Built and successfully released products for 1000+ Healthcare providers within span of 4 years. - Initiated Career development framework for Pune site employees (200+) with increasing employee engagement score. - Currently working on initiating Innovation platform to accelerate innovation culture within the organization - Own technical roadmap for Interoperability products. Architect reliable, scalable products in collaboration with system architects. - Partnering with startups and colleges for hiring talent. Secondary Role & Responsibilities - Handling customer escalations. Automating customer support insights in product improvement. Increasing overall NPS score. Projects: ARIA Connect HL7 interface engine of Varian Medical Systems. Inbound and outbound interfaces. Tech Stack - .Net Core, REST API, Cloverleaf, SQL, Entity driven framework, Splunk Microservices, Docker, TCL Japan Localization Oncology web viewers for Japan Market. Tech Stack – Angular, REST APIs

  • Varian Medical Systems (2018 - 2021 ) Engineering Manager

    Lead R&D team for Global Healthcare Interoperability product. - Setup support processes and setup end to end feedback loop for product improvement insights. - Improve maturity of scrum roles. - Lead Integration projects On Site/Off site - Defining product release scopes and build product backlog Project Database Merge and Migration Migrating data from third party system to Varian environment using FHIR resources Tech Stack - .Net Core, FHIR, REST API,

  • Varian Medical Systems (2011 - 2018 ) Architect Team Lead

    Working as technical architect, product owner for World\'s leading Healthcare company in Oncology domain.. 1. Building HL7 integration engine, 2. EMR 3. Treatment applications.-http://www.variantruebeam.com/truebeamstx/ Tech Skills : .Net Core, Angular, Microservices, Docker

  • Larson & Toubro (2008 - 2011 ) Software Engineer

    Automation/Embedded domain Technologies worked on: C# .NET,SQL server 2005,VB6,VC++


Product Management
Engineering Management
Solution Architect

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Honors & awards

  • 2020 Professional Agile Lead

    This is scrum.org certification for Leaders