Summary

BRIEF OVERVIEW

  • Experienced in execution of large and complex projects.
  • Successfully managed a e-Governance project for computerization of the Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC). The application is also being simultaneously developed as an ERP product.
  • Skilled  in effective planning and execution and management of the entire software development lifecycle (SDLC), leading to large savings in time and costs.
  • Accomplished in setting up Greenfield IT software services business as well as in managing internal information services department.
  • Worked as active member of Companies Internal ISO9001 Auditor, SEPG Head, involved in defining the processes, setting up in IT-Policies of the company, Quality testing of software.

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Total Experience:25 Years (10 years IT Industry & 13+ Years in ITES)

(9 Years as Project Manager / Delivery Manager

7 years as IT-Manager / System Manager,

8 years – Design & Development)

Primary Skills: Project management, People Management, IT & Infrastructure Management, Delivery Management & Customer Relationship management (CRM)

Secondary Skills:

  • Operating systems:Sun Solaris, SCO Unix, Windows 95/ 98, Windows NT, Windows2000
  • DBMS:                           Oracle 7.3, 8i, 9i, Sybase12.5
  • Application Servers:9iAS
  • Tools:JETFORM (Ver 4.0), R&R SQL Report Writer, MS VISIO, ERWIN,Oracle Developer 6i, Informatica 6.2 & 7.1, Flex2 & Flex3 (Rich Client)
  • Project Management Tool : MS Project
  • Case Tools:                 MKS Tools (Configuration Management)

Domain: Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Sales & Distribution, Finance-Securities (Cash Equities), Transport (State & City), e-Governance (Local Body, Stamp Duty & Registration) & Transportation & Logistics.

Business Areas:

·All Core Financial (AP, AR & GL) & logistic Modules like (Sales, Purchase & Inventory).

·Material Requisition Planning (MRP)

·HRM System

·Procurement Management

·Production Planning & Control (PPC)

·Inventory Control System

·Sales & Distribution Management System

·Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

Knowledge of:

  • Technology:Web Technologies (JSP, J2EE, EJB, HTML, Java Script)
  • Languages:Java core, Swing

Work History

Work History
Jul 2009 - Present

IT Manager

TRUCKOMAN LLC( Premier Logistics Group)

My Job here is to implement iScala ERP from Epicor, mainly Core Financial & Logistics Modules, Fixed Assets System, Projects, Services and HR Modules.

Coordinating & Interacting with PDO-IT Department, PDO-Communication Department and Service providers like Omantel  & Nawras for getting permission for LAN & Internet leased line connectivity at our Remote Locations (NIMR, Haima & Nizwa)

iScala ERP from Epicor,Core Financial (AP, AR & GL) & Logistics (Sales, Purchase & Inventory) modules has been successfully implemented in 75 days.

Implementation of IVMS : The IVMS system is GPS based remotely hosted fleet management system. Each vehicle is fitted with communicator & monitoring device that can monitor and record various aspects of the vehicle, such as location, speed, acceleration and braking, Fuel consumptions, etc.

Currently working on Implementation of HRMS System & Fleet Maintenance System & CRM in the Group Company. Also establishing the connectivity between our Muscat and Haima site, HO, Muscat and Nizwa Site.

Handling all the activities of Infrastructure management, IT-Procurement, Project Implementations & and internal IT-Dept.

Jan 2008 - Oct 2008

Delivery Manager

ITCube Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Pune (INDIA)

I was accountable for timely delivery of the projects within agreed budgets, ensuring budgeted utilization for all resources & defined quality standards.

Accountable for managing customer expectations and ensuring customer satisfaction by meeting delivery/service norms & ensure smooth running of entire project.

Single point of contact / escalation for the business unit/vertical.

Key Responsibilities:

·Own the complete project delivery responsibilities.

·Responsible for delivery of the project & SDLC concepts and complaisance to defined quality processes.

·Responsible for Monitoring, allocating resource utilization for the projects.

·Responsible for employee development activities like coaching, counseling and motivation.

·Responsible for assessing relevant training needs for projects team, & involve in assessment method.

·Ensuring that Quality System is established, implemented and maintained in accordance with this International standard.

Was handling multiple projects from USA, UK & Middle east based clients.

Apr 2005 - Dec 2007

Head Technology

DbCom Systems Software (I) Pvt. Ltd.

DbCom Systems Software (I) Pvt. Ltd. (Subsidiary Company of DbCom Consulting Inc., USA), offers their services to large financial institutions in the Wall street area, is formed with a sole idea of providing end-to-end business solutions to worldwide clients that leverage an environment where business and technology strategies converge.

Mainly focused on brokerage technologies and protocols such as FIX, and TIBCO messaging services especially for cash equities.

DbCom provides focused solutions on Brokerage and financial software consulting and product development in the field of capital markets and consumer banking. Further also Specialize in offering their clients with unsurpassed solutions, and are providers of the best talent pools available in India and abroad. DbCom has won and retained long lasting relationship with multinational financial companies.

Some of our (DbCom’s) clients are multinational financial firms like:

·JP Morgan Chase

·Citigroup

·UBS Investment bank

·Charles Schwab

·Deutsche Bank

·Bank Of America

·NYFIX

·Credit Suisse

Work Profile:

·Looking after entire Mumbai Office operations.

·Interaction with Customers

·Heading a team of 45 + Nos.

·Delivery Management, CRM, People Management

·Following the Quality & SDLC processes to complete & deliver the projects in time.

·Project Management ( SDLC - Planning, Control, Completion)

·S.S.A.D. (Structured System Analysis and Design).

·Handling offshore projects, using Sybase, Java (Native, Swing, JSP), C++, ETL Informatica

·Procurement of Package Software’s, Hardware, Networking products.

·Involved in Setting up of LAN & WAN Connectivity’s.

·Involved in setting up a Network securities (Firewall).

Aug 2003 - Mar 2005

Officer On Special Duty – Information Technology. (OSD-IT)

Mira-Bhayander Municipal Corporation

Work Profile:

·Establishment of IT division and recruitment and development of a skilled team for project execution.

·Procurement of Package Software’s, Hardware, Networking products.

·Involved in Setting up of LAN & WAN Connectivity’s.

·Vendor Management.

·Interaction with Internal & External Users, Citizens (Customers).

·Heading a team of 100 + Users, Internal staff.

·Arranging Training to Internal staffs.

·Replication & proper implementation of MAINet Project (e-Governance).

·Design IT Strategies to meet the Organizations corporate goals.

·S.S.A.D. (Structured System Analysis and Design).

·Project Management (SDLC - Planning, Control, Completion)

Achievements:

·The CFC Pattern of MAINet project is replicated successfully.

Apr 1999 - Jun 2003

Project Manager

ABM Knowledgeware Ltd.

An ISO certified e-governance Software Solution Provider, listed with the Government of Maharashtra as a Total Solution Provider (TSP).

Project Manager

Work Profile

  • Leading and managing project for premier clients, ensuring completion within negotiated time and cost budgets and in conformance with accepted quality standards like ISO 9001.
  • Interacting with the customers to understand requirements and develop technical/ commercial proposals.
  • Followed the Quality (ISO)& SDLC processes to complete & deliver the projects on time.
  • Preparing the software requirement specification (SRS) document on being awarded the project, identifying the resources required and developing the project schedule.
  • Designing the system architecture, providing database support to the projects.
  • Distributed Component : Implementation of J2EE Technologies including Enterprise Java Beans (EJB 2.0) with Apache Tomcat Web Server
  • Web based Technologies: Java based web development including Servlets, JSP, Scripting applications/pages using JavaScript and HTML and DHTML.
  • Allocating tasks to the team members based on skills profile, reviewing code and monitoring task completion.
  • Planning and conducting various tests and monitoring the debugging process to ensure the release of a zero-defect software to the client.
  • Monitoring the on-site implementation and providing post-implementation support and training.

Achievements:

  • Received an award for outstanding performance in 2000.
  • Maharashtra Govt. has already decided to replicate the MAINet e-Governance project across the state for all the Municipal Corporations.
  • MAINet project won the Skoch Challenger NationalAward for e-governance for the year 2003-2004.
  • MAINet is also short listed as one of the top ten projects for CAPPAM Award. (Out of 154 nominations among 14 Common wealth countries, this project is rated in Top 10 projects)
May 2000 - Nov 2000

Senior Manager (IT)

Bradma of India Ltd.

A part of the Tata Group, this company is a well-known manufacturer and marketer of Business Automation Equipment. It had entered the field of IT-services to provide complete solutions to its clients. Bradma is well known name in supplying Point of Sales (POS) systems to the large shoppers, supermarkets, (Retailers), and also supplying KIOSKS Systems to Banks, etc.

Work Profile

  • Established the IT division and recruited and developed a skilled team for project execution.
  • Setup the systems and processes to manage the division and deliver a high quality of services to the clients.
  • Customized software development to its customers in the field of Automobile Industries, Retail Market industries.
  • Collaborated with the marketing team in their interaction with potential customers to understand requirements, and designed customized technical proposals/ presentations.
Nov 1994 - Mar 1999

System Manager

Piramal Spinning and Weaving Mills Ltd.

Work Profile

  • Managed the entire systems department to provide a high quality of internal IT services to the various user groups.
  • Designed and executed the IT strategy to meet the organization’s long-term growth plans.
  • Interacted with various functional heads to understand their IT related requirements, plan and allocate resources and undertake software development.
  • Procurement of Package Software’s, Hardware, Networking products.
  • Interaction with Internal & External Users.
  • Heading a team of 100 + Users, Internal staff.
  • Arranging Training to User Depts.
  • Conducted system analysis and application architecture design, allocated tasks to the development team and monitored projects’ progress.
  • Led and motivated a team of engineers and developers, and looked after their training and development needs.
Jan 1992 - Oct 1994

Executive Information Services

Gujarat Guardian Ltd

Work profile

  • Designed and developed the corporate network for internal workflow requirements.
  • Setup and commissioned the infrastructure including the entire hardware, cables and connections as well as the software.
  • Identified and developed a high quality vendor base at low prices, ensuring long-term post-purchase support.
  • Provided planned and emergency maintenance support for the network and equipment, ensuring minimum downtime and loss of productivity.
  • Also designed and developed several applications to automate the business functions of the newly setup organization.

Major Projects:

  • Developed a Production Planning and Control system, an inventory control system and an accounts receivable system.
Apr 1991 - Jan 1992

Systems Executive (Software Support)

Zenith Computers Ltd

System Executive (Software Support)

Work Profile

  • Planned and implemented corporate LANs and WANs for the organization’s institutional clients.
  • Studied the business requirements, workflow and growth plans to suitably design the network.
  • Installed and commissioned hardware and network equipment of several leading brands and also installed the operating systems and business software as per client requirements.
  • Tested the network and conducted user training before handing over the systems to the client.
Nov 1986 - Mar 1991

Programmer

Indiana Engineering Works, Mumbai

Responsibilities and major projects

  • Interacted with functional users to understand their requirements, conducted system analysis and application design.
  • Designed and developed various applications for internal usage and deployment over LAN.
  • Conceptualized and executed user training to make them productive on the new applications within shortest possible duration.
  • The important applications developed and implemented include Inventory Control System, Payroll and Receivable Management system.
  • Also implemented the Financial Management System.
Oct 1984 - Oct 1986

Programmer

N Mohanlal and Co, Pvt Ltd, Mumbai

Work Profile

  • Provided maintenance support for various existing applications for sales and purchase automation, and ensured 100% uptime and productivity.
  • Studied the code to add features based on evolving user requirements and debugged the applications.

Education

Education
1999 - 1999

Certificate course

Boston Computer Institute
1983 - 1984

P G Diploma in Computer Science

Datamatics Corporations, Mumbai
1980 - 1982

B.Sc.

S B College of Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga