Gautam Kundu

Summary

Highly successful, energetic IT Professional with broad experience in Fortune 500 companies

IT professional offering 15 years of documented achievement in IT management, business process improvement, systems development and consulting. Skilled in all functional aspects of Oracle Applications design, implementation, and training coupled with extensive background in distribution & manufacturing industries. A record of achievement in implementing ERP and CRM business solutions, leveraging outsourcing services within IT organizations, transitioning IT organizations through company consolidations, spin-off’s and acquisitions. Highly skilled at project management, analyzing processes, creative problem solving and developing innovative solutions. Have extensive background with Big 4 Consulting Project Implementation and methodology. Proven professionalism as a team leader and member, aligning IT solutions to meet demands of complex business processes and strategic objectives. Recent experience include leading Global Oracle 11i (11.5.10) implementation project. I have strong communication skills, and I am precise, analytical, and detail-oriented.

Work History

Work History

Global Lead: Sales & Service –Terex CorporationJul 2008 – Present Terex is a Fortune 500 company, ranked 4th on the 2007 Barron's 500 America's Best Companies list. Terex Corporation is a global business leader that manufactures a broad range of equipment for use in various industries, including the construction, infrastructure, and quarrying, recycling, surface mining, shipping, transportation, refining, utility and maintenance industries. The Company operates in five business segments throughout the world: Terex Aerial Work Platforms, Terex Construction, Terex Cranes, Terex Materials Processing & Mining, and Terex Utilities & Road-building. Terex embarked on a strategy to deploy a global Oracle ERP system to all facilities. The strategy involves re-engineering nearly all business processes including Sales & Service, Financials, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, HR, and Engineering. Global Oracle Implementation is a large scale Project for Terex and the scope of project is 5 years, multiple countries, 45 sites, 6000 users. Currently it is implemented across 3 continents, 3 different business units with multiple languages and multiple currencies in a single Production instance.

Role: This is a very visible global position, responsible for providing an accurate overview of the project, lead & directs various representatives through the process of designing best practice, tracking milestones, providing status updates. The position requires me to work closely with the local Sales & Service project teams globally, to configure and implement processes as well as design the global Sales and Service module. In addition, I am also responsible for insuring that site specific requirements are designed, configured, and implemented to work in conjunction with the Global footprint and best practices. I manage work efforts of a global team of consultants and direct employees.

I am also required to communicate with executive business leaders on issues and status.

Tools: ORACLE APPLICATIONS ver. 11i (11.5.10) (istore, Quoting, Order Management, Advance Pricing, OTM (G-Log), Shipping & Execution, Installed base, isupport, customer support, Service Contracts, Depot Repair) Oracle Lead CRM Functional Analyst –Imagistics International Inc.Oct 2007 – May 2008 Imagistics International Inc. (NYSE:IGI) is a Fortune 1000 direct sales, service and marketing organization offering document imaging solutions, including high performance, leading edge Copier/MFPs and facsimile machines to Fortune 1000 companies and other organizations. Its direct sales and service network is located throughout the United States and the United Kingdom. Oracle ERP project is the biggest capital investment of the company and encompasses phased implementation of complete Oracle 11i E-Business Suite (ERP & CRM). Role:As Oracle Lead CRM Functional Analyst has responsibility of supporting one of the largest user base Service Organization. It involves the cross functional modules of Field Service, Field Service Wireless, Installed Base, Teleservice and Spares Management & Service Contracts. I am also involved in requirement analysis & Change Management. Tools: ORACLE APPLICATIONS ver. 11i (11.5.8) (Field Service, Installed Base, Spares Management, Order Management, Inventory & Oracle Receivables) Oracle Functional Analyst – ADVO, Inc.(An IBM Project), Windsor, CTNov 2004-Oct 2007 ADVO, Inc. (ADVO) is a full-service, targeted home-delivered print advertising company primarily engaged in soliciting and processing printed advertising from retailers, manufacturers and service companies for targeted distribution by both shared and solo mail, as well as private carrier delivery to consumer households in the United States and Canada on a national, regional and local basis. ADVO is implementing the complete Oracle CRM, Oracle Distribution, Oracle Manufacturing and Oracle Financial 11i (11.5.9) application. It is a major company initiative involving both Business and IT. Due to its unique Business model, this implementation involves heavy customization, integration with different external systems and targeted design and solution. Role: My role involves the functional design, testing, integration and implementation of enterprise business applications. This also involves the Business Process Redesign in specific areas. The focal areas are the integration of CRM modules (HTML Quoting, Install Base) with Oracle Order Management, Oracle Purchasing, Oracle Inventory and Oracle BOM and Oracle WIP. Tools: ORACLE APPLICATIONS ver. 11i (11.5.9) (Sales On Line (HTML Quoting, Install Base, Order Management, Configurator, Oracle Inventory, Oracle Purchasing, Oracle BOM and Oracle WIP) Oracle Lead Functional Analyst –Imagistics International Inc.(An IBM Project)May 2003 – Nov 2004 Imagistics International Inc. (NYSE:IGI) is a Fortune 1000 direct sales, service and marketing organization offering document imaging solutions, including high performance, leading edge Copier/MFPs and facsimile machines to Fortune 1000 companies and other organizations. Its direct sales and service network is located throughout the United States and the United Kingdom. Oracle ERP project is the biggest capital investment of the company and encompasses phased implementation of complete Oracle 11i E-Business Suite (ERP & CRM). Role:As Oracle Lead Functional Analyst responsible for the entire Order to Cash and Dispatch to Repair Business Cycle involvingRequirement Analysis, Gap Analysis, Review Setups and Post Production support and Planning. I also have responsibility of supporting one of the largest user bases in Order Management, Field Service, Field Service Wireless and Teleservice. The Order Management has been completely integrated with Teleservice, Incentive Compensation, Service Contracts, Install base, Field Service and Spares Management. I am also involved in change management, enhancement analysis and status reporting to Top Management. Tools: ORACLE APPLICATIONS ver. 11i (11.5.8) (Order Management, Advance Pricing, Shipping & Execution, Workflow, Incentive Compensation, Install base, Tele Service, Service Contracts, Field Service, Spares Management, Oracle Receivables, E-Commerce Gateway) LEAD – RAPIDIGM Inc (Oracle Practice-Boston). (Rapidigm was listed in Inc. magazine’s ranking of the fastest-growing companies in US) Client: Crane Aerospace, Seattle, WAFeb 2003 – May 2003 Crane Aerospace group of companies is industry leader for manufacturing products for Aerospace industry: from engines to landing gear. This assignment is to assess the feasibility, issues, risks and approach for integrating 4 companies in single Oracle Applications 11i instance. This will help Crane Aerospace reduce cost of operations and function as a single company by integrating various operations. Two companies are currently on Oracle Applications 10.7 on separate instance. While other two are currently using legacy system. We also did the impact analysis of various customizations in the different systems. Role: As Functional Lead for Distribution & Manufacturing is responsible for the Analysis & Requirement, Gap Analysis, Review Setups and determining common Data elements and Processes. Tools: ORACLE APPLICATIONS ver. 11i (Oracle Order Management, Oracle Inventory, BOM, WIP, Costing, Costing, Engineering & Quality) ORACLE 8.1.6, SQL*PLUS 3.1, FORMS 6i, REPORTS 6i, PL/SQL

Education

Education

WGU

ØBS, COMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING. ØMBA, Management and Strategy (Projected Graduation: June 2011) ØCertified Project Management Professional (PMP®) (Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential is the project management profession's most globally recognized and respected certification credential.) ØCertified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) (APICS’ internationally recognized certification program, Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), is known globally as standard of competence in business and manufacturing.) ØDiploma in Buisness Management ØSun Certified for Java 2 Platform Sun's certification program in Java technology is an industry recognized, worldwide program that focuses on critical job roles in software application and enterprise architecture. ØSonata- Certificate of Excellence : Best Technical Person of the Year Award.