A seasoned IT Leader with more than 25 years of experience in IT industry, he mentors project managers and facilitates competency and productivity enhancements in the organization. His previous stints include responsibilities as Senior Delivery Manager at Dell Services India ,Vice President Iteamic Ltd(now CIBER India), Program Manager at Wipro and Development Manager at Siemens for a Product Development of a path breaking Health Information System.
His responsibilities chiefly involve quality deliverables to clients and resource management for projects and enhancing quality of service in the delivery organization. He has managed teams up to 280 people and has extensive experience in Organizational planning and strategic thinking. An Agile Mentor and Productivity enhancement expert, he has also anchored Framework adoption and productivity enhancement techniques and tools at Dell and Iteamic.
He holds a Masters degree in Engineering with Digital Electronics from Karnataka University and is a certified Project Management Professional from PMI, USA and an Agile Coach. He also holds certification in Leadership Essentials from Perot Systems, Account management from Wipro and PM@Seimens. He is certified from IBM and Sun technologies in AS400/RPG-LE and J2EE respectively.
A member of Project Management Institute(PMI) USA, Indian Society of Technical Education and Agile World, He strives to enhance productivity and build high-performance Agile teams to ‘wow’ clients and enhance productivity at by building an innovative culture.
Specialties: Languages:- C++, Java, Java Script, RPG400, CL400, COBOL400
Technologies :- J2EE, EAI, SOA, IBM Midrange systems
Databases:- SQL Server, Oracle, PostGres
Operating Systems:- Windows, Linux, AS/400
Tools:- MS-Project, MS Visio, Primavera, Crystal Reports, Smart reports, Microsoft Office, Visual Studio, Visual Source Safe,
Servers:- IIS, IBM Web sphere, Apache
Applications:- HIS, DW,Asset Management, Equity Research, Banking
Setting up an Agile Centre of Excellence and to Innovate for Growth, Business agility and enhanced efficiency in the organization through new know how
I manage application services for a Large Investment Bank. My responsibilities include customer relationship and account management
Managing Quality and high performing deliveries in the Java Practice. Setting up Agile practices, Profit and loss management for the Practice and motivation of teams
He was responsible for setting up a Centre of Excellence (COE) with focus on Delivery Excellence, Technology Excellence and Project management Excellence. He has coached and mentored several project managers to adapt Project management best practices and also attain PMP Certification.
Managed an Offshore Development Centre for a Global Company providing the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses. The ODC developed and maintained applications in the area of Risk Management Solutions, Sales and Marketing Solutions and Supply management solutions.
An enterprise IT Solution for healthcare institutions like Hospitals, Primary care services and chains of such institutions all over the world
Managed multiple projects in the area of E-commerce and Web development for B2B and B2C portals. Team size was ranging from 10-50 and technologies J2EE and Microsoft. Project management areas included Scope management, Time management, Quality and cost management and forming high performance teams by continuous mentoring and leadership.
Was responsible for Integration of Order entry, pricing, reservation, de-reservation with the Enterprise Sales System and developing a complete Sales Tracking tool with Accounts, Project bidding and Order management functionalities NetJA: An AS/400 Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence Tool, Various Services and Applications for Banking and Finance institution in U.S
Was responsible to develop Accounting Packages for small businesses and Enterprise Back-Up utilities and configuration management products development
Agile Training and Coaching Mentoring CSM : Certified scrum masters, Agile Implementation consultancy, Agile Maturity assessment.