Karunakar Vemula is a highly technical Sr. IT management professional with proven track record, with over 15 years of IT Technical/Functional Consulting and Management experience. Well suited not just to assist, but also to direct organizations in defining IT strategy and Roadmap.
Diversified SDLC experience in CRM, ERP, Web, Analytical DW BI/Reporting, Client Server, Business Processing Reengineering(BPM/BPEL), IT Infrastructure, IAM, Information Security, Regulatory Compliance (Sarbanes-Oxley SOX, FAS), Disaster Recovery (DR), Business Continuity Planning (BCP) experience in globally distributed environments.
Strong Project Management skills in coordinating and executing projects with globally distributed teams including On-Site, On-Shore, Off-Shore and Near-Shore with Cross Functional/Technical and diverse backgrounds.
Offer outstanding PM talent in resource loading (recruiting/staffing), leveling resources (sharing resources), team building, team consensus, budget management, developing project scope (budget, plan with timelines and delivery dates), customer relationship, cost avoidance, continuous design improvements, conducting status/steering committee meetings and customer reviews.
Managed Multi-year, multimillion-dollar IT projects on schedule and on budget. Consistent track record of meeting project budget and delivering milestones on time.
Global and diversified background in a wide variety of Government, Private and Public sectors and the management of IT Professional Service practice areas.
Karunakar Vemula is currently working as Sr. Project Manager with Hexaware Technologies and managing a Customer Portal implementation for one of Hexaware's clients with Agile methodology by adopting SCRUM framework.