- Over 12 years of professional experience in Software Development, Technical Leadership and Project Management. - Strong technical and leadership experience in globally distributed product development. Managed and mentored teams of software engineers and designers across North America, Europe and Asia. - Shipped multiple successful products.- Proven expertise in design and development of desktop, real-time and embedded system software with focus on high-performance and mission-critical applications.- Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Science- Deep understanding of waterfall and iterative SDLC models along with process improvement initiatives like CMMI and ISO.- Software Usability and Experience enthusiast.- Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (.NET 2.0).
Feb 2001 - Present
Sr. Software Engineer
AVL North America Inc.
- Architect and develop software solutions for automotive engine testing applications. - Coordinate with internal and external project stakeholders and development teams spanning five countries. - Independently manage projects. - Manage external contractors and distributed development teams as required.- End-to-end experience throughout the development lifecycle.- Member of AVL’s “Software Engineering Architecture Group” as a representative of AVL ITS North America.- Member of the internal CMMI audit team for SCAMPI-A appraisal.- Introduced Microsoft’s “Office 2007 Ribbon UI” design to AVL and helping various product teams adopt it to solve usability issues with feature-rich applications.
Mar 1998 - Feb 2001
Sr. Software Engineer
AVL (I) Software (P) Ltd
As an Architect and Project Manager, I was responsible for gathering requirements, getting SRS approvals, coordinating with various stakeholders and managing the complete development team. I directly supervised the team and was responsible for making work schedules, hiring new members, performance reviews, reporting project status updates to senior management and for all product deliverables.
Jun 1997 - Mar 1998
Shyam Telecom Ltd
- Developed embedded system software for wireless telephony products for 68HC11 micro-controllers using C++ - Designed prototype circuit boards and embedded software for interfacing a GPS receiver with wireless radio systems for remote vehicle tracking applications.