Shanmugam Balamurugan

Shanmugam Balamurugan

Work History

Work History
2012 - Present

Project Manager

SCOPE International Pvt Ltd
  • Function as Project Manager – Project Delivery, Application Support and Support Re-engineering Services accountable for service delivery across multiple geographies for banking applications and security solutions delivery for security tools management under ISMS.
  • Involved in Requirement analysis, Functional specifications and high level design.
  • Participated in Design, Development, implementation and post implementation support.
  • Managed project implementation , Application support after implementation, negotiating SLA’s, Addressing Risk and Mitigation plan(s), Change Management as well as review, Problem Management, Release Management, System improvement plan (SIP’s) and process (to bring down the Cost and time to the bank in daily BAU activities).
  • Coordinate with various teams to ensure effective risk mitigation and consistent service improvement after implementation.
  • Coordinate with various teams to add or maintain interfaces with various applications.
  • Instrumental in Process Re-engineering to address pain area’s and time saving methods in existing process.
  • Monitoring and addressing issues across applications with focus on costs & recoveries, compliance, obsolescence from functional and technology perspective.

 

May 2005 - 2011

Technical Lead

SCOPE International Pvt Ltd
Aug 2001 - Jun 2005

Senior Programmer

Indimet Pvt, Ltd, Chennai
  • Supply Chain Management (Indimet Inc, New York)
  • Involved in Requirement gathering, design, development , testing , implementation and application support
  • Technology used – Microsoft Dot Net, VB.Net and MS SQL Server

 

  • Enterprise Information System (Bharat Diamond Corporation, Mumbai and New York)
  • Involved in Requirement gathering, design, development , testing , implementation and application support
  • Technology used – Microsoft Dot Net, VB.Net and MS SQL Server

 

Jan 2000 - Jan 2001

Developer Consultant (Onsite)

Unisys Asia Pacific, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Government Multipurpose Smart Card (Government of Malaysia, Implemented in Whole of Malaysia)
  • Involved in design, development , testing , implementation
  • First ever Multipurpose Smart Card

Technology used – VB, ASP, and COM with Device Driver Wrapper Interfaces, Oracle, Tuxedo; ES 7000 Servers

Jul 1999 - Jan 2000

Project Consultant

Gold Wire Softweb Pvt. Ltd., Chennai
  • Advance Woodlands Accounting and Contract System for Trade Tech Inc, Canada Forest Department

Education

Education
1995

B.B.A

Skills

Skills

Technical Skills

  • Operating Systems: Windows 98/ NT/ 2000/ 3/ 8, Unix.
  • Languages: C#, C, Basic, COBOL
  • Database Environments: Oracle, MS SQL Server, MS Access, FoxPro
  • Developing Environments: Visual Basic 6.0, Visual FoxPro, Visual Interdev, MS Visual Studio .Net
  • Internet Technology: Tomcat, MS IIS, HTML, JavaScript
  • Domain Expertise: Financial, Banking, Supply Chain Management.
  • Reporting Tools : Crystal Reports, Videosoft Reporting, Cognos 8.1
  • Incorporated Splunk using Searches and reports.

Certifications 

Certifications

Microsoft and Brain Bench

Visual Basic 5.0

Trianings

  • Splunk 6(Splunk Certified Knowledge Manager (v6), Splunk Administrator) Virtual Training completed
  • Trained in various banking Products & ISO Frameworks
  • Trained in Banking domain functional practices
  • Participated in Presentations on best practices and implementation methodologies
  • Great Manager Program