Mayank Jha

Mayank Jha

Objective

I wish to be a part of an organization, which encourages creativity, learning, improving and provides me opportunities to learn, and grow along with the organization. My current role involves recognizing futuristic requirements, and then plan to have them in the product within the specified timeframe. I am looking for Managerial responsibility in a R&D environment.

Area Of Expertise

Languages 

  • C, C++, VC++, Java.

Technology

  • MFC, COM, ATL, STL, DCOM, OLE, ODBC, ADO, Active X, Win 32 API, POSIX threads, Windows threads, Sockets (Winsock), Shared Memory.

Designing 

  • OOAD, UML.

Web

  • .NET, IIS, XML, DTD, DOM (MSXML). ASP, HTML.

Protocols

  • X11 protocol, X client programming, OFX, SNMP.

OS and Tools

  • Windows 95/98, Windows NT/2000, Linux (Fedora), Unix (Digital OSF 4.0D), SCO Unix, VMS, GDB, Solaris 8.0, 10.0 (On Intel and Sparc), FreeBSD 5.3.

GUI

  • VC++ (MFC), VB, JAM, HTML

Project Management

  • Made Proposals, Estimated Project effort and timelines, Built Project Plans, Tracked Projects, CMM quality process.

Databases and other tools

  • Sybase, Oracle, SQL Server

Project Management Tools

  • Microsoft Project 98/2000

People Management

  • Mentoring, Quarterly and annual appraisal, Motivating.

Area Of Interest

  • Streaming Audio, Video (Flash and Windows Media) architecture and development.
  • Distributed, Mission Critical, and Performance Intensive Software Systems.
  • Storage, Backup Technology, Network Security.
  • To build and work with innovative, creative team in an R&D setup.

Qualifications & Certifications

PMP (Project Management Professional)

PMI (Project Management Institute).

Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, USA.

http://www.pmi.org

Sept 2005

DOEACC ‘A’ Level (Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications)

DOEACC (Department of Electronics, Ministry of Communications & information Technology, Government of India),

New Delhi, India.

http://www.doeacc.org.in

2004 to 2005

Honors Diploma in Systems Management (HDSM).

National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT), Jabalpur, MP, India

1991 to 1994

B.Com (Graduate Degree)

Rani Durgavati University, Jabalpur, MP, India

http://www.rdunijbpin.org/

1993 to 1996

B.Com (Graduate Degree)

Rani Durgavati University, Jabalpur, MP, India

http://www.rdunijbpin.org/

1993 to 1996

Summary

Management

  • A Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), with more than 13 years of experience in Software Engineering, Architecture and Project Management, managing around fifteen resources.
  • Proven technological, organizational and managerial skills in setting up a running a Software Development team, Building it in line with organization and delivery expectations, excellent communicator quick learner and adapt to emerging technologies.
  • Involved in creating and running existing team for new product development, Futuristic needs (R&D), Customization, short enhancements (Services) and Support 24/7.
  • Exposure to quality process like CMM, Agile methodologies, like SCRUM, and XP.

Technology

  • Technical expertise in C, C++ on Windows (VC++, Win 32 API, MFC, ADO, ODBC, ATL, STL, COM, Windows NT/2000, Windows threads, Windows IPC, Win 95 VXD, Kernel Debuggers like Softice), and on Unix (POSIX threads, IPCs like sockets, shared memory on Unix, GDB, on Solaris, FreeBSD, and Linux variants), and others like Data Structures, UML, OOAD, and Design Patterns.
  • Worked on Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) for enhancing and fixing snapshot capability in NetBackup (From Veritas) for Windows.
  • Technically comfortable on web development on Microsoft web technologies like .NET using ASP.NET and Web Services, and XML (DOM and SAX).
  • Protocols like SNMP, X11 and XML based financial messaging standards like OFX.

Others

  • Domain knowledge in Video & Audio streaming, Storage and Network Security, Financial Markets (Equity), and Online Lottery (Retail).
  • Was ATM (Assessment Team Member) for CMM Level 3 assessment at Thomson Corporation, India.

Achievements

  • Selected to be a part of extensive six month managerial training at HCL Technologies. A group of 16 outstanding performers were selected to be part of this training program.
  • Initiated and started the CDP program with the help of team to and Management to support CDP functionality in NetBackup.

Work History

Work History
Apr 2006 - Mar 2008

Engineering Manager

Yahoo India R&D

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) is the No. 1 Internet brand globally and the most trafficked Internet destination worldwide. Yahoo! provides online products and services essential to consumers' lives, and offers a full range of tools and marketing solutions for businesses to connect with Internet users around the world. Yahoo! is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.www.yahoo.com

My role and responsibility at Yahoo build a team and then manage assignments, analyze Yahoo streaming systems performance and suggest and execute enhancements to the system by making design changes or re-architecting a complete component.

Dec 2005 - Aug 2006

Manager Development

Symantec Corporation (Formerly Veritas)

Symantec is the world leader in providing solutions to help individuals and enterprises assure the information security, availability, and integrity of their information. Symantec merged with VERITAS Software, the aggregate revenue of the combined company is expected to be approximately $5 billion for fiscal year 2006. VERITAS Software, one of the 10 largest software companies in the world, is a leading provider of software to enable utility computing products and services for data protection, storage and server management.www.symantec.com

I was working on the Data Protection product (NetBackup). My role and responsibility was to manage a team working on Netbackup middle tier components. We were responsible for incorporating requirements, making next release plans, supporting past releases.

The Data Protection segment provides software solutions designed to protect, backup, archive, and restore data across various computing environments from large corporate data centers to remote groups and PC clients, such as desktop and laptop computers.

May 2003 - Dec 2005

Manager Technology

Thomson Financial is a financial information provider company, which is part of Thomson Corporation. Annual revenues of Thomson Financial is around $2 billion and of Thomson Corporation is $8 billion.http://www.thomson.com/

My role and responsibility at Thomson is to build a team and then manage assignments (Maintenance, support and new development) from the Institutional Equity’s group (Real time and delayed). The group contains Price Server; Ticker Plant, Monitoring, NEWS, and Market Databases and the India team size was 25-30 resources. I was involved in overall technical design and people management.

Jul 1997 - May 2003

Project Lead

HCL Technologies LTD

HCL Technologies (HCLT) is one of India's leading global IT services and product engineering company. Annual revenues of HCL Technologies were around $380 million.http://www.hcltechnologies.com/

Mostly my role at HCL was to lead project with a team of 5-10 people from technical and people management prospective and to update my Manager on the status of project.

Jul 1996 - Jun 1997

Systems Engineer

Frontier Computers PVT LTD

Frontier Computers PVT LTD was a 100% owned subsidiary of Frontier Technologies, WI, USA.http://www.frontiertech.com/

Jul 1994 - May 1996

Senior Software Programmer

Electronic Data Systems

Electronic Data Systems was a small local company in Jabalpur (M.P.), with around 10-15 people on board.