Skills

Skills

Networking

Familier with system connectivity tourbleshoot.

PVCS & SVN

Migrated PVCS Code into Synergy.

ClearCase

Captured the KT for ClearCase builds for ACE Team in Mumbai.

Project Management - MS Project

Manage project using Project Schedule - Transtion of CM Work from Invensys IDC to Cognizant ODC

Scripting

Windows Batch Programming Perl Shell Scripting Power Shell

Programming Language

FORTRAN C/C++

Share Point Technology

Administration fo Share Point Cusromization of Share Point Sites

Virtualization

Windows Virtual Server 2005 R2 Virtual PC 2004, 2007 VMWare Client/Infrastructure - User Solaris Container

InstallShield

InstallShield 8.0, 2008, 2009, 2010 AdminStudio 8.0, 8.6 MSI and Install Script

Operating Systems

Windows - different operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0/5.0 and Sun Solaris 10

Telelogic Tools - Synergy/Change

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Manager - Configuration Management

Cognizant

Work with current employer to ensure that valuable contribution can be made to blend Service and Development Culture in one umbrella.Major focus is on resource allocation, deal with Invensys as a Client support. Also ensure that Development Service - CM Team works as a gateway between Invensys (client) and Conginzant, so best of two processes can be taken to come up with more matured process.Work closely with NSS and DevIT to do H/W capacity planning.More focus on each team member's carrer aspiration and team ramp up.

Apr 2004 - Aug 2009

Manager - Configuration Management

Invensys Development Centre India Pvt. Ltd.

Worked as purely Configuration Management expert.

  • Worked with Development Team closely to provide best baseline and code propagation recommendation.
  • Worked with PRO/II and HEXTRAN Development team to do:
    • Major code restructure and Dll split up of PRO/II
    • Migrated Hextran codebase from PVCS to Synergy and ensured the application result match with legacy source code structure.
  • Introduced concept of Common Framework Install to reduce co-existence of SimSci-Esscor products.
  • Distributed Change Management to keep multi site in sync.
  • CM Synergy Server administration for GSD Products. – involves up gradation of Version Control tool and all related changes. Migration/Create new projects.
  • As a self drive learnt Install Shield and supported several projects - PRO/II, Pipephase, Inplant, Visual Flow, CFI. Later delegated the work to new team memebrs as the team expanded.
  • Server upgrade from RHEL 3.0 to 4.0 on Synergy Server
  • Migration of Telelogic Synergy from 6.4 to 6.5.
  • Set up new Builds for new Product or new release branches and Build Process automation.
  • In last three years more involved in building the team, so junior team members have the skill to troubleshoot the process on their own.
  • Improved CM Process by introducing Stage 3 Check list.
  • Built a larger team when Global Development Services Team was from in IDC on 2008. Ensured that knowledge is distributed across the team builds up more redundancy and scalability.
  • Started engaging team members to come up with their ideas to improve and automate the process.
  • Evaluation of Synergy 7.1 and Change 5.2 with Global Development Services Team.
  • Transition from Invensys IDC to Cognizant ODC:
    • Major role to transtion CM activity from IDC to Cognizant ODC

On-Site visit at Lake Forest, CA, USA (March 2005 to April 2005):

  1. Learned WW Build Systems and day to day ClearCase User issues. This knowledge enabled to support ACE Team in Mumbai.
  2. Developed Perl script to migrate Access based Defect database to Telelogic Change. extensively participated in design review board to finalize the requirement of each data points in CR Life Cycle.

Reason for Change:

As per Invensys business strategy, part of IDC operation was partnered to Cognizant.

Aug 2002 - Mar 2004

Engineer – Development – II / Configuration Engineer – II

Baan Info Systems India Ltd.

Started career as Domain Expert in PRO/II. Later on moved to Configuration Management.

1.Fixed several Calc / GUI defects in ProII. Fixed Client/Server defects in PRO/II2.ProII scheduled builds from PVCS. Build troubleshooting and distribution.3.Migration of ProII from PVCS to CM Synergy. All required code structure changes was designed, reviewed with peer development team at US and implemented.4.Set up and handling of automated builds from CM Synergy for SimSci products.

Achievements:

  1. Fixed several legacy Heat Exchanger and Reactive Distillation defects to start with development work
  2. On own took the challenge of PRO/II code integration builds and understood in and out of existing build scripts and processes without any support from US Development Team

On-Site visit at Lake Forest, CA, USA (Feb 2003 to May 2003):

  1. Took up responsibility of taking builds of PRO/II. The codebase was in PVCS. It was ensured builds was done on everyweek, so latest changes are available on Monday. As part of the build troubleshooting, fixed many compilation errors.
  2. Understood PRO/II Client Server architecture and addressed many Client Server defects.
  3. Worked on Product defects as and when needed.
  4. Understood the process of ROMeo build and source code architecture.

Reason for Change:

As per Invensys business strategy, IDC was seperated out of BaaN and a seperate company Invensys IDC was formed.

Jul 1999 - Jul 2002

Senior Officer – Technical

Exide Industries Limited

The job includes issuing and implementing manufacturing process guidelines in the factories, periodic monitoring of different process areas and quality in the factories, critical analysis of raw materials and products using sophisticated instrumentation and improvement of process.The process involved frequent plant visit collect industrila data. Process innovation in pilot scale in R&D Lab and impliment the same process through plant trial.

Site Visit:

  1. Stationed at Hosur Factory to do an experiment to recude battery plate curing time reduction.
  2. Frequently visited Haldia plant for tests on Automotive battery
  3. Stationed at Shyamnagar factory for analizing probelms of Industrial battery.

Reason for Change:

Though the job was for Process Engineer, there was not much scope to apply Chemical Engineering domain knowledge.

Aug 1997 - Jul 1999

Process Engineer

UHDE India Ltd

Underwent training in various Process Engineering activities which comprised usage of various process calculation/design softwares (standard / in-house). Involved in following projects:1. Cost Estimation for a Oxo–alcohol plant for ESSAR: Updating basic engineering documents of an existing plant based on Licensor (Hoechst-Celanese) input.2.100 TPD conc. HNO3 plant for GNFC, Bharuch:Modification of existing OSBL system to hook up a new CNA plant package unit (Licensor: Plinke GmbH) with existing plant. 3. Extended Basic Eng. Package for a new PVA plant for VCIL, Mahad: Design of Thermosyphon reboilers using M–Treb (HTFS).4. Capacity expansion of Agrochemical (Triazophos) Plant for AgrEvo India Ltd., Ankleshwar:Preparation of As-built P&ID for existing plant. Preparation of revamp P&IDs. Execution of detail engineering including pre-commissioning activity and commissioning assistance.5. HIPS – 3rd Line project for Supreme Petrochem, Nagothane:Preparation of special parts list and specifications for special parts.6. Remodelling of Agrochemical Plant (Anilofos & Tablet) for AgrEvo India Ltd., Ankleshwar: Collection of technical data, reparation of technical offer and implementation of remodelling concepts into P&IDs.

7. The AgrEvo job required site stay for 6 months on intermittent basis. The commissioning was satisfactory to the client, which secured all future projects for UHDE from AgrEvo.

Reason for Change:

Personal - had to move to home town.

Education

Education
Jul 1995 - Jan 1997

M.Tech

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

The Project was on Modeling, Simulation and Optimization of Methyl Isobutyle Ketone Reactor. This was a sponsored project by NOCIL.

Areas of interest: Process Simulation, Process Control, Matlab, Optimization.

Jul 1991 - Jun 1995

B.E.

Jadavpur University

Industrial Training done at Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Haldia. Detailed study included Lube Oil Unit.Final year Project was Computer Aided Design of Shell and Tube Heat Exchanger.

Certifications

Certifications

Linux 5.0 Administration

Red Hat
Nov 2007 - Present

Trageted Selection

DDI