Dandapani Parasa

  

Delivery Manager, Evoke Technologies

Location: Hyderabad, India

9848092013

Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Agile AP

Biography

I have an overall 15 + years’ (Offshore Development 9.2 Years, Domestic Development in India 8+ Years) rich experience in the industry with reputed IT companies, managing & overseeing Project Management, the successful initiation, execution & delivery of software projects in a diverse range of technologies. Significant exposure of working in an international business environment with expertise in handling various IT projects efficiently in a team & demonstrative competencies in conceptualization / creation of flexible / expandable software architecture to meet client requirements. In depth knowledge and understanding of business process analysis, design, domain & technology expertise with strong integration skills & the ability to train and motivate cross-cultural teams in optimizing their performance levels.

Work experience

Evoke Technologies, Delivery Manager
October 2010 - Present, Hyderabad, Andhrapradesh, India

I am working as part of a Scrum team for one of our Major customers in Corporate Governance. As far as this client is concerned I am performing Offshore Tech Lead role for a Scrum team and managing the deliveries.

SemanticSpace Technologies, Project Manager
February 2008 - August 2010, Hyderabad, Andhrapradesh, United States
I took a little break after leaving PB Systems (2 months) for writing my MBA (HR Specialization) in the month of May 2008 and joined SemanticSpace Technologies as a Project Manager. I was involved in writing different technical and cost proposals for different prospects in addition to managing the projects of Encore Capital Group (Midland Credit Management). I was playing more of a Technical Project Manager role involving in providing technical leadership to the team. The start of year 2010 brought a nice opportunity to me to work on the initiation of a major integration project i.e. FoxSports.com with Scout.com. I was involved in this project from the proposal stage till through the High Level Design phase and finalizing the deliveries for Release 1. I left SemanticSpace technologies in the month of August due to my personal reasons. In the Year 2009 I Complete my MBA.

PB Systems India Pvt. Ltd., Software Engineer/Project Leader
February 2004 - September 2008, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Andhrapradesh, India
I was one among the 9 member team when PB Systems started their operations in Hyderabad with a Product Maintenance of Open Channel Solutions (Poetic). I started of on this maintenance engagement with lots of enhancements to the product as a Software Engineer in 2004 and promoted as a Project Leader in January 2005. I worked with Poetic for about 2 years and moved to 20th Century Fox's TVD (Television Distribution projects) in the month of December 2005 and worked with Fox till April 2007. The whole next year I was involved in developing different frameworks to be used by the Organization for various projects performing Technical Architect role. I visited United States on Business Visa 3 times during this period (around 9 Months in total).

PB Systems India Pvt. Ltd., Software Engineer
February 2003 - January 2004, Vijayawada, Andhrapradesh, India
I started my career in Offshore Development model with PB Systems India Pvt. Ltd. During my first year with PB Systems I was involved in different short term projects of a customer who is very popular in Printing industry. I participated in projects that are mainly focused in the Supply Chain and Vendor Managed Inventory activities related to the company. The most important project I involved in was an EAI project using BizTalk to integrate our customer's application with their customer's application using Rosettanet Integration Framework.

Aaruni Corporation, Team Leader
January 2001 - December 2002, Vijayawada, Andhrapradesh, India
I was involved in the development of software packages for Indian Textile Agencies. I was involved in right from the requirements gathering till through deployment with hands on development activities using Visual Basic 5.0 and 6.0.

FutureZone Technologies, Web Developer
August 1996 - December 2000, Vijayawada, Andhrapradesh, United States
I was involved in development of different local portals on LAMP platform blended with Java and JavaScript.

Mikroflo Filters Pvt. Ltd., Programmer
February 1995 - July 1996, Hyderabad, Select a State, United States
I was the first programmer in the EDP department of the company and was involved in implementing Material Management System for the organization using Visual Basic 3.0 as front end and FoxPro 2.5 as the database.