Sharad Kumar

Sharad Kumar

Project Details

  • CASTLE, Jan 2011-Present

    • A critical project not only for customer and company but from an individual point of view which provided lots of challenges, extra-long working hours and involved a lot of learning and improvisation of current technologies in use.

    • Worked in a 20 member team to develop from scratch a web application deployed site-wide on customer location in November 2011 and currently under sustenance.

    • Used latest technologies like Flex 4 in the front end and Java with Spring, Hibernate in the server side and Oracle as the database.

    • Built at least three critical modules including site-wide UI optimization, and many important functional modules in the webapp.

    • Actively involved with the design of the application and incoming change and corrective requests from the customer at present.

  • WSRD, Aug 2010 - Dec 2010

    • A planning and tracking work allocation tool with an integrated reporting engine to probe into work flow and backlog, which was developed in 2004 and was in sustenance phase.

    • I joined this project as a fresher and was assigned to change the immediate UI affected by the corrective requests from the customer. Successfully completed the task within 80% of the allocated time frame working with HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML/XSL.

    • Helped fix and optimize major issues with Oracle Database queries and structure of the tables.

    • Identified and fixed critical defects and received accolades from colleagues.


I am passionate about learning new technologies. My interests are Programming, and Web Development. I am also crazy about designing interfaces that are highly usable and eye soothing.


To carve a niche for myself in the company that I work, with out of the box thinking, continued learning and all round resourcefulness.

Technical Skills

Programming Languages/Standards
  • Java
  • Adobe Flex 4
  • Spring
  • Hibernate
  • HTML
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • XML
  • Oracle
  • MySQL
Development Environments
  • Eclipse
  • JBuilder
  • NetBeans
  • Extreme Programming (XP)
  • Agile development


I pride myself on my quick learning abilities, high retention power and the knack of finding effective solutions to problems by fully utilizing all means and resources available to me. I believe in learning in a way so as to be able to apply my knowledge to practical situations.

Work History

Work History
Feb 2010 - Present

Systems Engineer

Infosys Limited

Underwent training from Feb to June 2010, and scored a CGPA of 4.98 out of 5

Currently posted in Bangalore, Karnataka


Jun 2005 - May 2009

B. Tech.

Bengal Institute of Technology and Management

Completed my B. Tech. with a DGPA of 7.95 (10).

I did a final year project JSP/Servlets/HTML/Javascript with Scriptaculous JS Library. It was an online College management system with functionalities like

  • Library Catalog : Cataloging individual books with cover images for librarian, online searching and requesting of books by students, alerts about due date on student's personal page, automatic fine calculation, tracking and alerts on availability of books to librarian.
  • Student management : A personal profile page for each user with features like latest happenings on the Discussion Forum (Details below), alerts on library books lent and fines (if any)
  • Faculty leave management : Leave applications with ability to follow up on approvals, rejections, salary tracking, ability to post content and upload content on the Discussion Forum (details below)
  • Discussion Forum : Similar to online Forums with ability to create sections and subsections, ban users, track uploaded content. Post and reply to posts in threaded fashion

I also received accolades from my professors as well as my fellow students for my ability and willingness to help them with any and all of their problems related to Programming and OS.

May 2002 - Apr 2004

Higher Secondary

National high school (Boys)

Completed my Higher Secondary with 75.3% marks.

I represented my school in the 2004 Eastern India Science Fair organized by BITM ( Winning the First Prize in district level and going on to represent my District  (Kolkata) in the EISF 2004 (Siliguri).

Apr 2000 - Mar 2002


National high school (Boys)

Completed my Secondary School Leaving Certificate examinations (Madhyamik Pariksha) with 81.75% marks.

I topped my school in 2002

During this period I received many accolades from not only my teachers, but even teachers from Senior school, and got chance to attend quite a few seminars about programming and software. It was in this period that I got quite interested in programming and multimedia (and the idea of creating something on my own) as a whole. This period has shaped the events and successes in my life till now.