Mahes Kumar P C

  

Program Manager, Xerox Services India

Location: Kochi, Kerala/India

91-9895078649

Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Mahes Kumar P C

 Overall 18 years of experience in software Development Life Cycle,Over 11 years in Service delivery, Project, Program  and Product  management experience, Rich experience in Business analysis, Business Process Re-Engineering, designing and constructing integrated business solutions,Deep insights into various industry verticals and IT processes.

Experience Details

 Development Competency Manager – ACS, India Pvt Ltd, a Xerox Co.    Apr-09  to till date

Build Scrum Teams with right technical skills

Acquire right skill sets from internal and external resource pool

Training and development plan for team members to fill the technology and process gaps

Align India Development center team with the onsite work processes

Recommend / Encourage usage of developer productivity tools, initiate pilot projects, share best practices across team.

Strategy for Innovation and Continuous improvement

Support underperforming team by team realignment and resource leveling

Working through issues and barriers the team may bring up; ensure adequate focus/priority is given to common issues and barriers

Monitor, coach and appraise team members

Define carrier goals and objectives, Review goals and objectives quarterly and yearly with the employees,

Address employee grievances with competency managers, Product Owners and ACS HR Manager

Execute rewards and recognition programs to improve team morale and productivity

Project Manager – Surface Transportation – IBS Software Services Pvt Ltd, Kochi    Apr-08  to Apr-09

Manage the development of products comes under Surface Transportation line of business

Ensure the delivery of project following  the quality standards of the organization and within budget

Leading and reviewing the product requirements and design to meet the customer expectation.

Project progress review with internal and external stakeholders

Manage the implementation and customization of projects comes under the Line of busines

Head of Projects- Katrasoft, Katra Group,  Bangalore, Indi   Aug’06 – Mar 08

 Manage multiple projects with a cross functional team, Project and Product Management  to ensure delivery of quality product within scheduled time and budgeAccount management of the projects, Product Owner of Supply Chain Management for Food processing industries, Leading and reviewing the product requirements and design to meet the customer expectation,Functional and Technical assistance to Business development team for Pre-Sales activities, Development and motivation of team by timely appraisals and reward programs

AGM Product Management - iSmart Business Solutions PvtLtd - Apr-04 - Aug 06

Owner of  Product Master Plan for the .Net version of ERP named HARVEST it ,Manage the requirements and product functions, Lead the Product Design team to convert the functional requirements to Product Design, Do product research activities for enhancing the functionalities and features of the product, Provide product consultancy for ongoing development / customization of projects, Conduct system requirement / Business Process Re-engineering study and analysis, Provide consultancy for customer support department and Implementation department, Play techno-commercial role between functional and design team, Provide consultancy to stage the implementation process

 Project Manager, Soft Systems Ltd (re-known as iSmart from 2004), Cochin           Apr’94 –Mar’04

Joined as a Software Developer and transformed to Project Lead, Project Manager, Head Product Maintenance and  Product Manager, Executed and managed medium and large scale projects across India, East Africa, South East Asia, Sri Lanka and Europe

====================== Education & Professional Affiliations   ========= 

  • Master of Business Administration (Operations), ICFAI
  • MSc (Information Technology)  (SMU, Manipal - Distance)                                                                                         
  • Certified Scrum Master ( CSM) from Scrum Alliance
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) , 2009  from PMI, USA, Valid until Jan 2016                                   
  • B.Com,  (Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application (NICT, Kollam, Kerala, India)

Work experience

ACS, a Xerox Company, Development Competency Manager, Software Delivery Manager
April 2009 - Present, Kochi, Kerala, India
Training and development plan for team members to fill the technology and process gaps Align India Development center team with the onsite work processes Recommend / Encourage usage of developer productivity tools, initiate pilot projects, share best practices across team, Strategy for Innovation and Continuous improvement Support underperforming team by team realignment and resource leveling Working through issues and barriers the team may bring up; ensure adequate focus/priority is given to common issues and barriers,Monitor, coach and appraise team members Define carrier goals and objectives, Review goals and objectives quarterly and yearly with the employees, Address employee grievances with competency managers, Product Owners and ACS HR Manager Execute rewards and recognition programs to improve team morale and productivity

IBS Software Services Pvt Ltd, Project Manager
April 2008 - April 2009, Kochi, Kerala, India
Manage development of products comes under Surface Transportation line of business Ensure the delivery of project following the quality standards of the organization and within budget Leading and reviewing the product requirements and design to meet the customer expectation. Project progress review with internal and external stakeholders Manage the implementation and customization of projects comes under the Line of busines

Katrasoft, Head of Projects (General Manager- Projects)
August 2006 - March 2008, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Manage multiple projects with a cross functional team, Project and Product Management to ensure delivery of quality product within scheduled time and budgeAccount management of the projects, Product Owner of Supply Chain Management for Food processing industries, Leading and reviewing the product requirements and design to meet the customer expectation,Functional and Technical assistance to Business development team for Pre-Sales activities, Development and motivation of team by timely appraisals and reward programs

iSmart Business Solutions Pvt Ltd, AGM - Product Management
April 2004 - August 2006, Kochi, Kerala, India
Owner of Product Master Plan for the .Net version of ERP named HARVEST it ,Manage the requirements and product functions, Lead the Product Design team to convert the functional requirements to Product Design, Do product research activities for enhancing the functionalities and features of the product, Provide product consultancy for ongoing development / customization of projects, Conduct system requirement / Business Process Re-engineering study and analysis, Provide consultancy for customer support department and Implementation department, Play techno-commercial role between functional and design team, Provide consultancy to stage the implementation process

iSmart Business Solutions Pvt Ltd, Project Manager, Technical Lead
April 1994 - April 2004, Kochi, Kerala, India
Joined as a Software Developer and transformed to Project Lead, Project Manager, Head Product Maintenance and Product Manager, Executed and managed medium and large scale projects across India, East Africa, South East Asia, Sri Lanka and Europe