Summary

  • 11 Years of valuable experience in project management and software development with hands-on contribution in all phases of product and software development life cycle.
  • Insightful experience in multiple software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies especially in Agile & V-Model. 
  • Adept in Team Development & People Management through consensus building, mentoring, issue resolution. 
  • As a permanent employee worked in reputed IT organizations CISCO, Motorola, Huawei and Infinera with exposure to multiple corporate cultures.
  • Proactively managed multiple projects with teams of size 15 to 35 in parallel, with teams distributed in across geographical locations.
  • Six Sigma Certification from Motorola. 
  • Won Quality Programmer Certificate & Spot Award from Huawei Technologies India Pvt Ltd. 
  • SCRUM Certification from www.ScrumStudy.com
  • Won Triumph Spot Award from Bristlecone India Ltd. 
  • Revamped Bristlecone’s Resource Management systems & processes by integrating with Open-Universities colleges, which resulted in increasing the placement rate by 20% and significantly reduced training costs.
  • Championed the implementation of new Project Management Information System (PMIS) for Bristlecone.
  • Proposal of multiple Kaizen in Bristlecone India Pvt Ltd & draft patents (IPR) in Huawei Technologies.
  • Self-learner with high flexibility to work outside of my comfort zone and across domains (Network Security, Optical Networking, Embedded and Manufacturing).

Work History

Work History
Nov 2013 - Present

Project Manager

Bristlecone
  • Championed team to Agile Process & Methodology, and augmented Bristlecone’s Project Management Information System (PMIS) using Open Source PM server.
  • Augmented Bristlecone’s Resource Management and Learning & Development processes by integrating with Open Universities. 
  • Coordinated in Pre Sales & Requirement collection activities.
  • Project effort & cost estimation, SCRUM activities. 
  • Hands-on contribution in development of Semantic Traffic Analyser (STA) module.
  • Contribution in Development, Integration and Maintenance of STA module.
  • Responsible for Recruitment, Training, Mentoring activities. 
  • Proposed three Kaizens and many suggestions for process improvements.
Oct 2011 - Oct 2013

Software Engineer G8

CISCO Systems.
  • Development of NG-ROADM program for CORBA module. 
  • Addition of four Amplification cards to ONS15454.
  • Distributed Programming. 
  • USB Device Driver development in embedded layer of this infrastructure
Apr 2008 - Mar 2011

Member Technical Staff

Infinera Corporation
  • Spearheaded in design, development & maintenance of following features and modules. Chassis Power Control, Alien wavelength, Auto Discovery for Release 5.1. And addition of following new optical equipment’s DSE, GAM-2 & BMM2P to DTN framework for Release 6.0. 
  • Contributed in Design and development of new Distributed XTN framework using Design patterns. 
  • Recruitment, Mentoring, Training.
Jan 2007 - Apr 2008

Software Engineer

Motorola India Private limited
  • Device driver development for mobility devices.
  • Integration of technology from multiple companies like CCT, NXP & Casabi and Time Warner as a customer.
  • Design, Review and Maintenance activities
Mar 2011 - 2011

Technical Project Leader

Huawei Technologies

As a Technical Project Leader, I was involved in leading the team for Integration of SSH security features for VRP v8 routing platform.
Conduct SCRUM activities, daily stand-up meetings, defect & requirement tracking.

Dec 2004 - Jan 2007

Software Engineer

Huawei Technologies
  • Opportunity to involve in complete lifecycle of a product. 
  • Spearheaded team of four in SSH Transport layer protocol development.
  • Development of Registration Authority (RA) module, which is the intermediate agent between Certificate Authority (CA) and the Application in the PKI Architecture. 
  • Maintenance of Huawei’s PKI Module libraries, PKCS standards, X509 Certificates, OCSP.
  • Module leader for check pointing module in design & development. 
  • Proposal for Patent / Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in Check pointing module.

Education

Education
Jan 2013 - Oct 2015

Executive M.B.A

SP Jain Institute of Management & Research
  • Post Graduate Executive Education Programme (PGEMP), 2015.
  • Two year modular programme with Accreditation from AMBA (Association of MBAs), UK
Jan 2000 - Jan 2004

Bachelors Degree (BE)

Bangalore College of Engineering & Technology
  • Visveswaraiah Technological University (VTU).
  • Bangalore College of Engineering & Technology. Bangalore. Karnataka.
  • Information Science and Engineering, 2004
Mar 1998 - Jun 2000

Pre University & Higher Schooling

First Grade College
  • PUC     First Grade College, Kolar Gold Fields (KGF), June 2000,      83%
  • SSLC   BEML High School, Kolar Gold Fields (KGF), March 1998,   69%

Certifications

Certifications

Six Sigma 

Motorola

Scrum Fundamentals Certified (SFC)

http://www.scrumstudy.com/

SCRUMstudy is the global accreditation body for Scrum and Agile certifications. It has authored the SBOK™ Guide as a comprehensive guide to deliver successful projects using Scrum. SCRUMstudy works through its large global partner network of Authorized Training Providers (A.T.P.s) to deliver trainings and certifications.