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Mahesh Trivedi


Product Line Manager & Agilist:M-NGN, Alcatel Lucent

Location: Noida


Certified Scrum Product Owner


Work experience

Alcatel Lucent, PLM & Agilist: M-NGN
January 2005 - Present, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Designation/Role: Product Manager & Chief Agilist for M-NGN Product Unit (March 2011 - Present) Group: Mobile NGN Product Unit - Acted as Product Owner for Scrum Team( CUG for Video Call) Feb 2011-August 2011 - Agile Coach for newly formed teams, took care of teams training needs, piloting scrum in few teams (August 2011 - Present) - As Chief Agilist, driving Agile transformation in Mobile NGN Product Unit, recommending implementation model without impacting much current customer deliveries. Started piloting Kanban approach for Sustaining releases.(August 2011 - Present) Designation/Role:Deputy General Manager (DGM) (Feb 2012-March 2011) Group: Product Line Management, Asia Pacific Region - To plan roadmap of next upcoming release with right mix of key differentiator competition winning features, robustness & stability improvement features - To collect inputs from customer/regional project teams on current operational issues, new requirements and provide them work around solution if feasible. - In capacity of individual contributor, translating customer issues or needs into WCS5060 architecture based technical requirements Designation/Role: Engineering Manager(April 2009 –Jan 2010)/Senior Dev. Manager(April 2008-March 2009) - Sustenance, Integration Testing & LAB teams - To manage Integration Test team (size: 9), Sustaining team (size:10) and Lab team (size:2) in terms of technical guidance, grooming & people management. - To formulate Pre-DR2 testing strategy for new releases, acquire technical understanding of features, resource planning and test execution, prepare miniPMP (Project Management Plan). Designation/Role: Technical Manager-Enhancement & Integration team Jan 2005 - March 2008 - Design & Implementation of UMTS protocol simulators (RNCSim, AlcapSim, BSCSim, ISUPSim) to test UMTS calls and CN side features - To formulate integration test plan templates, Integration testing trackers, IT2ST HO criteria

HCL Perot Systems (DELL), Tech Lead
June 2002 - January 2005, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Role: Tech Lead for Client: Spatial Wireless/Alcatel, USA .  Implementation & Testing of call processing features like CLIP, CLIR, PCA) for IS-41 core network.  Design & Implementation of “Integrated HLR” for GSM (MAP) core network..  Enhancements and bug fixing in DDF (Data Distribution) module.  Executing field trials, customer support for GSM1X (Qualcomm), GSM/IS41 (China Unicom), GSM (Hutch) systems & executing TEC approval activity in India.  Lab Resource Management, Unix Administration, Repository System (CVS) support

Armillaire Tech. Inc, Senior Member of Technical Staff
May 2001 - April 2002, Bethesda, Maryland, United States
 Porting and Stabilizing of ISDN PRI and PRA stack on ISM’s UIC Vxworks based card which involves writing application level call managers and its APIs to other modules.  Participated in ISDN compliance testing task.  Fixing PRs reported from test group of system group in ISDN module.  Design and implementation of 1 : N redundancy of Line card.  Involved in trouble shooting for field related issues by taking ownership of ISUP module.

Cisco Systems, Software Consultant
November 2000 - April 2001, Herndon, Virginia, United States
Role: Software Engineer TCAP/SCCP Module  Re-writing and unit-testing of TCAP & SCCP module as part of Vantage project which is basically re-design of signaling controller. Idea is to provide OPT (open packet telephony) model, migrating to Times Ten database, Enhanced provisioning method, alarms/logs notification.  Fixing of TCAP-SCCP module related PRs reported from live sites and product test groups

TeraBridge Technology Corp. , Telecom Software Consultant
March 2000 - October 2000, Gurnee, Ilinois, United States
Role: Telecom Software Consultant  Being part of “Requirements & QA” group, I provided high level design specification for incorporating MGCP in existing product ‘PathMinder” and then testing of MGCP interface with Cisco AS5300.  Stabilization of SS7, ISDN interface by providing first hand support to customer and problem simulation in labs.  Customer visits for quick problem solving (Tampa, Florida site)  Testing of features like LNP, 8XX, Universal dialing, Call forwarding etc.

CDOT , Research Engineer
July 1997 - February 2000, Delhi, Delhi, India
Role: Research Engineer –MAX-XL, MSC-GSM  Worked as CE (Coordinating Engineer) in HECS (Higher Erlang Capacity Switch), responsible for design & implementation of diagnostics and device control modules  Code changes and testing of call killing feature in CDOT’s GSM solution.  Feasibility analysis of GPRS solution on existing product  Code changes in MRP (Module Recovery Process) to support MEAC(Multiple Enhanced Announcements Cards)  Code changes in MRP (Module Recovery Process) to implement DRING (Distinctive Ringing) feature on existing product)  To visit customer sites for debugging & fixing critical problems.


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