Senior Associate - Applications Development

Minneapolis, MN

Ph.: 7865468826

Minneapolis, MN

Professional Summary:
• Extensive experience in software development life cycle using Agile methodology.
• 3 years of experience in managing projects as a Scrum Master.
• In-depth knowledge of information systems architecture, software design patterns and object oriented designs.
• Experience managing and collaborating with co-located & geographically dispersed teams.
• Coordinated all aspects of IT applications development projects, from planning through implementation.
• Managed project scope, budget, priorities, deadlines and deliverable schedules.
• Skilled in gathering and documenting business requirements, designing prototypes, developing project plans and assisting with usability testing.
• Thorough experience developing Web, Windows and embedded applications.
• Experience in SOA and integrating multiple systems from different vendors.
• Designed, developed and implemented Web Services used for Mobile application.
• Mentored and trained new hires into the team.
• Ability to influence, lead and inspire others to ensure visions are delivered successfully, across technology peers and leaders, and with business partners.
• Excellent communication, presentation and organizational skills.

Core Competencies:
• Product Management using SCRUM.
• Leadership and Team building
• Application Development and Support
• Object-Oriented Design and Analysis
• Data Modeling and n-Tier Development
• SOA design and development using WCF & Web API
• Mobile application integration.
• Web application development and deployment
• Client-Server and Windows application development
• Clear communication with stakeholders
• Emerging technology analysis
• Accountability and Decisiveness

Bachelor’s in Computer Science, India

• Certified Scrum Master [CSM] • Certified Scrum Product Owner [CSPO]

Technical Experience:
• Web Frameworks/Technologies: .NET 4.5, ASP.NET MVC, Telerik controls, LINQ, WCF, MVC 4, Entity Framework, Web API, AngularJS
• Case Tools: MS Visio, UML.
• Programming Languages: C#, C++, JavaScript, HTML, jQuery, T-SQL
• Databases: MS SQL Server 2005/2008/2012
• Data Interchange: XML, SOAP, JSON
• Development/Productivity Tools: Visual Studio 2012/2013, Team Foundation Server 2013, SharePoint 2013, MS Office 2013, MS Project 2013, ActiveBatch v9.0, Intralinks, Install Shield 2011, VMware

Professional Experience:
May 2014 – Present: Senior Associate – Applications Development
Working as a Senior Associate with the Software Development team. As a member of the Software Development team, I design, develop and maintain applications that supports Analytics and Portfolio Management team. I own and drive end to end solutions through working closely with key business stakeholders. I provide technical oversight for these applications and ensure that critical processes are performing optimally at all times.
Software: C#, .NET 4.5, ASP.NET MVC, WCF, Web API, AngularJS, MS SQL Server 2012
Tools: MS Visual Studio 2013, TFS 2013, SharePoint 2013, MS Visio 2013, MS Project 2013, MS Office 2013, ActiveBatch v9.0, Intralinks

• Perform feasibility study, prototyping and participate in selection of development tools.
• Produce technical artifacts and perform code reviews.
• Serve as technical liaison between internal business teams and vendor (Intralinks) to manage third party data exchange for Audit, Servicing Operations & Underwriting. Responsible for training the internal teams on configuring and managing the data exchange via Intralinks.
• Proactively partnered with internal customers to determine their requirements and made decisions with their best interests in mind.
• Design and develop applications, using Microsoft stack technology.
• Lead the teams for providing automation using ActiveBatch.
• Develop SharePoint portal for collaboration.
• Mentor programmers to achieve deliverables in timely fashion.

• Designed, developed and implemented:
1. .NET based suite of integrity reports.
2. Web services to get real-time market prices using Bloomberg API.
3. Service Request Management system with approval workflow and reports in SharePoint.
4. Centralized tool for tracking and maintaining all project related tasks and assignments in SharePoint.
5. Solutions to support 3rd party integration with existing system.
• Automated complex business processes and thus increased the efficiencies.
• Led the company-wide efforts in transitioning all the business units to use SharePoint as a collaboration tool.
• Coached team-members and helped the department to adopt SCRUM methodology.

April 2008 – May 2014: Software Systems Engineer II
Working as a Software Systems Engineer II for Diebold Eras, Miami, FL.
Diebold Eras provides financial institutions with advanced software solutions for Remote Deposit Capture, Image Item Processing, Payment Processing and Document Imaging. These solutions enable branch back-counter capture of teller items, merchant capture, as well as item clearing. These solutions also enhance the financial institutions’ ability to offer innovative self-service tools to their customers, such as Web-based image archive, e-mail statements, cash management and consumer deposit.
Software: C#, .Net 4.0, ASP.NET, WCF, ASP.NET MVC, Entity Framework, LINQ, MS SQL Server 2005/2008, Telerik controls, JavaScript, HTML, jQuery
Tools: MS Visual Studio 2010, TFS 2008, MS Visio 2013, MS Project 2013, MS Office

• Function as Scrum Master & System Architect.
• Perform feasibility study, prototyping and participate in selection of development tools.
• Prepare project plan, risk assessment & budget estimates.
• Provide estimates for development and allocate resources for these tasks.
• Produce technical artifacts and perform code reviews.
• Mentor programmers to achieve deliverables in timely fashion.
• Serve as technical liaison between stakeholders and developers.
• Conduct gate reviews and provide progress reports to the management.
• Collaborate with 3rd party vendors to seamlessly integrate our system with vendor applications.
• Design and develop applications.

• Managing projects as a Scrum Master for past 3 years.
• Managing and collaborating geographically dispersed teams.
• Designed n-tier solutions to process deposits captured via flatbed scanners & mobile devices.
• Developed and consumed WCF services as part of SOA strategy.
• Designed, developed and implemented mobile deposit capture solution used by large financial institutions.
• Implemented AES based encryption for secured data transfer.
• Designed and developed solutions to support 3rd party integration with existing system.
• Led and directed technical team to result oriented execution and delivery.
• Functional knowledge of remote deposit capture & item processing.

Aug’1996 – Jan’2001: Sr. Project Leader
Worked as Sr. Project Leader for Windowmaker Software Ltd (UK based). Developed and supported multi-lingual package software used by the window manufacturing industries in around 60 countries.
Software: C++/OOPS, COM, XML, ADO, GUI tools.
• Developed the modules with emphasis on the system design, code optimization and memory management. Successful completion of fifteen projects gave experience of managing the schedules while satisfying the requirements and meeting the deadlines.
• Identified the requirements of the project, gathered business related information.
• Prepared the system specification, design & programming specifications.
• Programmed the complex modules taking into the account the code optimization and memory management issues.
• Prepared Test Specifications.
• Conducted design & code reviews.
• Mentored and coached a team of senior developers and new hires.
• Involved in implementing multilingual support for Windowmaker product depending on language code pages.

  • Updated 8 years ago

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