Kartik Kulkarni

  

Program Manager, Altisource

Location: Bangalore, India


Certifications

Certified Scrum Product Owner
Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

 

Kartik Kulkani is a passionate and result oriented IT professional over decade of experience in IT & other industries, proficient in conventional, Iterative, V Model, 2I and Agile ( SCRUM & XP ) Software development lifecycle and Project management with expertise in Solution Design, End to End Delivery with process improvements.

Working as PROGRAM MANAGER ( Scrum Master ) at ABSPL, practicing Agile for more than 8+ years including conducting trainings, mentoring and consulting to empower teams for Agile delivery across organizational business units.  

worked as CONSULTANT at Agile Centre of Excellence at Wipro Technologies, Extensively involved in senior stakeholder management, managing cross-functional projects, Bid Response, RFP / RFI / RFQ, Estimations/Budgeting, Resource forecasting, invoicing, people management and consulting.

3+ years Strategizing, Planning and Execution of new initiatives by working closely with customer at onsite premises

  • Active member of Agile core group for a large TSP - Enterprise Agile Transformation

Proven skills in designing implementation approach, managing Project/Program with Distributed Agile methodology and delivery with commitments.

Worked in multitude of roles at Wipro Technologies as Test Analyst, Test Lead, Test SME, Project Leader, Business Analyst, onsite-coordinator, Test Project Manager, Project Manager, Test Program Manager,  Manager - Offshore Development Centre And Consultant (Agile COE)  for many of the clients across verticals such as Telecom ( TEV & TSP ), Media, BFSI, RCTG, Hi-Tech, Manufacturing etc.

Interest: An ambitious Agile consultant passionate to build highly productive teams by coaching, training, enabling, empowering to deliver on their commitments and realise early business value in a highly productive environment.

Work experience

Altisource Business Solutions Pvt.Ltd, Program Manager
September 2013 - Present, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Helping teams across the organisation to adopt Scrum ( Agile Project Management) Framework by coaching, mentoring & training.

Wipro Technologies, Consultant - AGILE COE
September 2011 - August 2012, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Performing as Agile - Scrum Consultant at Agile Center of Excellence under Central Engineering Group of Wipro Technologies.

Wipro Technologies, Test Program Manager
April 2010 - August 2011, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Setup,Initiate,Manage the Offshore development center ( ODC ) at Bangalore. As ODC Manager and Process Owner for the offshore Delivery center, Coach, Mentor, Train team on Agile - Scrum Process, as new team members join along with onsite teams for delivering product enhancements & Projects from India - for Australian Leading Telecom Service provider.

Wipro Technologies, Project Manager (Testing Projects)
March 2007 - March 2010, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Experienced Project Manager for various Agile projects in Telecom & Media domain, managing end to end solution delivery.

Wipro Technologies, Test Lead, Test Architect, Test SME
November 2003 - February 2007, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Performed as Test Lead, Test SME and Test Architect for UK,Japan & Sweden Telecom service providers.