RAKESH PANDEY PMP®
Contact No.: +91- 9810112234, Email: email@example.com
Linked In Profile: http://in.linkedin.com/in/rpandeydelhi
In quest of positions in areas of IT Program / Portfolio / Projects’ Management, Strategy Planning & Management, Solutions Delivery with a frontline organization.
³ Result-oriented technocrat with about 15 years in the areas of Project / Program / Portfolio Management & Co-ordination, Strategy Planning, Solutions Architecting & Software Design & Development.
³ Currently associated with Zones Inc. as Project Manager.
³ Diverse IT Experience blended with professional education / training including Exec. Management Program from IIM Calcutta, PMP® Certification, Certified Scrum Master.
³ Vast experience of delivering multiple projects using various software development methodologies, i.e., Agile, Iterative, RUP, Waterfall.
³ Expertise in devising and implementing strategies aimed at achieving smooth project transition, implementation, stabilization and execution till final handover to client.
³ Comfortable in interacting with people across hierarchical levels under multinational environments for smooth project execution.
- Project/Program/Portfolio Management - IT Roadmap & Development - IT Infrastructure Management
- Risk/Contingency Management - Business Transformation - Technical Deliverables
- Client Management - Team Management - 3rd Party Liaison
- Staffing & Recruitment Support - Training - Mentoring & Coaching
³ Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2008, Red Hat Linux, WinCE.
³ Programming Languages: VB.Net, C#, ASP.Net, ASP, VB, Java/J2EE, C, C++, FoxPro, HTML/DHTML, Java Script, VB Script, Jscript, SQL, PL/SQL
³ Development Tools: VS.NET, Visual Studio, Crystal Reports, Eclipse, iReports.
³ Databases - Oracle, SQL-Server.
³ Hardware: Desktop PC, Pocket PC’s, Hand Held Terminals.
³ Network / Servers /Technologies: IIS, JBoss, Apache, AIDC Solutions, Bar-Coding, RFID, RFDC Solutions.
³ Web Technologies: ASP.NET 1.1/2.0/3.5 Frameworks, .NET Web Services, XML, ASP, Java Servlet 2.1, JDBC 2.0, JSP, HTML 4.0, EJB.
³ Project Management Tools: Microsoft Project, Microsoft Project Server.
³ UML & Design Tool: Enterprise Architect, Microsoft Visio.
³ CMS Tools: Sitecore, OpenCMS, SharePoint.
³ Design Patterns: Microsoft (WCF, WPF, WWF, Application Blocks), SOA, GOF.
Since Dec’08 Zones Corporate Solution Pvt. Ltd. Noida, India
³ Pivotal in setting up offshore development team and managing the gamut of activities encompassing interaction with Clients, Vendors, and other stakeholder, Business System Analysis, and Requirement Analysis.
³ Used Agile Scrum Practices/Methodology for successfully delivering projects.
³ Working in Role of Product Owner and Scrum Master for teams in Scrum environment.
³ Oriented team to become Self Managed teams, and adopt team focus approach to problem solving.
³ Involved in Architectural Discussions and decision making and estimation of various projects.
³ Managing a gamut of Development Projects and Operations
o Involved in management and Integration of the online content of the Zones.com website
o Development and enhancement of various products, ZAC (Zones Activity Center), Content Manager, Webster, Zones.com
o EDI Integration Projects and EDI operations involving interchange of various transactions including PO’s, Invoices, Catalogs, Inventory, Sales Out Reporting, etc.
o Interacting with Vendors and Customers for establishing up trading partner relationship
o MIS Reporting involving Business reporting to the Sr. Management, Sales, Warehouse, Products and other business divisions.
Jan’08 – Nov’08 EDynamic Softtech Solutions Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi, India
Sr. Project Manager
³ Responsible for managing all aspects of delivery including Project Planning and Coordination, Estimation, Customer Management, Team management, Onsite/Offshore Coordination, etc.
³ Managed the Portfolio of Projects for American Express including CMS Accounting, DCP, Tenencias, Francesca, T2e, etc.
³ Managed the Portfolio of Projects for Max New York Life including Group Portal, Alternate Portal, myMoney.
³ Managed the development online portal for NYMagic (a leading Insurance Group in USA).
³ Member of core SEPG (Software Engineering Process Group), which is entrusted with responsibility of defining, reviewing and implementing processes.
³ Involved in IT Asset procurement and Implementation.
Apr’07 – Jan’08 InfoAxon Technologies Ltd. New Delhi, India
³ Interaction with Clients, Business Process Mapping, and Requirement Analysis.
³ Managed the project and administration teams for various customers, using Iterative & agile methodology besides estimation, project scheduling, production, deliveries & postproduction support.
³ Coached project teams for adopting Agile.
³ Spearheaded successful delivery of a portfolio of Projects for HDFC Bank Ltd.
³ Managed the execution of Event Management System for AOUK & the CMS project for UNDP.
Aug’06 – Apr’07 Qualtech Consultants Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi, India
³ Interacted with Clients for Business process mapping & Requirement Analysis.
³ Managing Projects and administration teams for various customers.
³ Pivotal in requirement gathering, analyzing & designing solution, onsite project management & interaction with clients.
³ Managed the estimation, project scheduling, production, and deliveries & post production support as well as involved into standardization of documentation & processes and quality standards.
³ Delivered a portfolio of projects at Hindustan Times; interacting with client for any project related issues; and gathering and initiating new requirements.
³ Involved in initiation, designing, development and implementation of projects at Qualtech Consultants.
Apr’02 – Mar’06 Orbit Infosys Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India
³ Managed/Lead heterogeneous teams of varying sizes.
³ Responsible for requirement gathering from the clients, onsite project management and client interaction, estimation, team management and allocation of tasks to team members, design and development, production support.
³ Pivotal in managing the development of application for Automobile Dealership & Workshops.
³ Involved in development of Various Customized Applications.
³ Responsible for Software development process definition and implementation.
PREVIOUS ASSIGNMENTS HANDLED
Nov’97 – Mar’02 NupuSoft, New Delhi, India Tech Lead / Tech Arch / Tech PM
Dec’96 – Aug’97 Win-Medicare Pvt. Ltd., Modipuram, Meerut, India System Officer
Jul’95 – Dec’96 VRK Consultants Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, India Software Developer
2009-10 Executive Program in Business Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.
2009 Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Certification Scrum Alliance
2007 PMP® Certification PMI.
2007 PMP Training Workshop AstroWix Corporation
1997 Certification in Computing IGNOU, New Delhi, India
1992-95 Graduation B.A (with Industrial Relations & Delhi University New Delhi, India
1992 -94 Certificate Diploma Aptech Computer Education, New Delhi, India
1996 Certificate Course in Oracle Software Technology Group International Ltd.
1990 Certificate of Merit at B-Level National Mathematics Olympiad Contest, 1990
Date of Birth : 24th January 1975.
Passport No. : ***************
Address : 21, Naval Apartments, 14 Vasundhara Enclave, Delhi – 110096.