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CV, UK based IT Delivery Manager in finance sector seeking work in UK

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 15783

List top 5 skills: delivery management, project management
Short Bio:

•A technology driven professional with 15 years of experience covering Project and Delivery Management, Product Design & Implementation, Data Migration / Warehousing, Banking and payments integration.
•Presently working on a Royal Bank of Scotland account as Delivery Manager, based in London, UK.
•Hold a tier 2 long term work permit to work in UK.
•PMI – PMP Certified with expertise in successful initiation, planning, execution & delivery of software projects in diverse range of technologies

Current location: 

England, United Kingdom - View on map

Nationality: 

Indian

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

IT and Technology

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

United Kingdom



Work Experience

Jul’ 10– Till Date: IBM India Pvt Ltd, as a Delivery Manager

Growth Path: Joined as project manager and serving as delivery manager on a major project. Also served as an offshore account manager for Llyod’s Banking Group account within IBM India.

Role:

 Steering initiatives towards achievement of Program goals with chief responsibilities pertaining to Strategic Planning, Delivery Operations, Project Execution, Client Relationship Management, streamline management processes, etc.

 Interfacing with clients for understanding high level requirements & supporting offshore team in requirement analysis / gathering / definition and documenting.

 Managed the end to end delivery of several projects in various accounts.

 Continuously coordinating with clients for communicating updates, reviews and milestones of deliverables.

 The current programme (NBS) involves a continuous stream of projects termed as work packages. I am performing the role of a delivery manager responsible for end to end delivery of several work packages in parallel.

Attainments:

 Served as a delivery manager for 2 critical accounts with distinction thereby helping IBM gain a lot of confidence from the end customer.

 The LBG program delivered in November’ 12 is the biggest data migration project attempted till date in terms of the amount of data being migrated.

 PMR rating of A was achieved for the program.

Key Projects Executed

Title : Rainbow.

Client : Royal Bank of Scotland, London, UK

Platform : Mainframes, Microsoft technologies.

Duration : April’ 14 – Till Date

Overview : RBS Group is required to divest a number of branches and customers either through selling to a third party or via an IPO. The scope for this divestment is RBS branches in England and Wales and NatWest branches in Scotland with their associated customers, both retail and corporate. This new banking entity, known as “Rainbow Bank”, requires full separation from RBS within an agreed time period.

Role: Batch Delivery Manager

 Managing Offshore / Onshore Delivery Management for technical deliverables.

 Interfacing with clients for understanding high level requirements & supporting offshore team in requirement analysis / gathering / definition and documenting.

 Manage the end to end delivery of all projects which are in flight.

 Continuously coordinating with clients for communicating updates, reviews and milestones of deliverables.

 Governance activities with respect to building and maintaining project plans, raid log and perform customer management with respect to reporting.

 Review and rectify issues, risks and dependencies and defects across the batch workstream .

 Assume complete responsibility for representing Batch team to release management in terms of managing the Increment based program level testing.

Title : Multi Channel Development Centre (MCDC).

Client : Nationwide Building Society, UK

Platform : .NET, Microsoft technologies.

Duration : Aug’ 13 – April’ 14

Overview : MCDC is involved in providing IT related services to wider Nationwide building society business. MCDC has various services that enable Nationwide building society business to fulfil their strategic goal in alignment with IT. The 2 major services provided by IBM are consulting – Involving helping business shape requirements and Delivery – This involves taking business requirement, converting into IT need and delivering changes

Role: Delivery Manager

 Managing Offshore / Onshore Delivery Management for technical deliverables of concurrent projects; driving efforts for outsourcing development activities & setting up remote development environment.

 Complete project lifecycle management for concurrent projects.

 Interfacing with clients for understanding high level requirements & supporting offshore team in requirement analysis / gathering / definition and documenting.

 Manage the end to end delivery of all projects which are in flight.

 Continuously coordinating with clients for communicating updates, reviews and milestones of deliverables.

Title : Lloyd’s Bank Transaction Management Hub (TMH).

Client : Lloyds Banking Group,UK

Platform : FTM, DB2.

Duration : Oct’ 12 – Jul’ 13

Overview : Lloyds Banking Group has significant number of point to point solutions within its payment estate which makes mandatory change difficult, time consuming and costly, with many customised processes and interfaces. Transaction Management Hub aims to reduce the impact of change on upstream processes and create a payments centric integration capability.

Role: Project Manager (Program Governance and Assurance)

 Devising and implementing strategies aimed at enhancing operational efficiency, implementing new processes and streamlining existing ones to achieve cost effectiveness / work efficiency.

 Tracking project progress, developing risk mitigation plans for tackling time & cost over-runs.

 Acted as a defect manager on 2 major releases to monitor the testing covering the entire test lifecycle on the project.

 Acted as a change manager on 1 release setting up change management process, controlling and monitoring it to completion.

 Negotiating SLAs with client and ensure compliance with the same with regard to project progress and completion within specified parameters, and delivery within schedule.

 Overseeing team management activities including resourcing, hiring, training, performance measurement, development and mentoring of team members. Providing them support throughout the project lifecycle.

 Managing Offshore / Onshore Delivery Management for technical deliverables of concurrent projects; driving efforts for outsourcing development activities & setting up remote development environment.

Title : Lloyd’s Bank Data Migration (Post Release C)

Client : Lloyds Banking Group,UK

Platform : DataStage, Unix.

Duration : Oct’ 11- Nov’ 12

Overview : Lloyds Banking Group acquired HBOS and has engaged IBM in a program to integrate the banks. The entire program is of data migration.

Role: Delivery Manager

 Managing Offshore / Onshore Delivery Management for technical deliverables of concurrent projects; driving efforts for outsourcing development activities & setting up remote development environment.

 Complete project lifecycle management for the data migration program.

 Interfacing with clients for understanding high level requirements & supporting offshore team in requirement analysis / gathering / definition and documenting.

 Managed the end to end delivery of all projects under the SADM post release C program.

 Continuously coordinating with clients for communicating updates, reviews and milestones of deliverables.

 PMR rating A achieved on the project.

Title : Lloyd’s Bank Data Migration (Release C)

Client : Lloyds Banking Group,UK

Platform : DataStage, Unix.

Duration : Jul’ 10- Sept’ 11

Overview : Lloyds Banking Group acquired HBOS and has engaged IBM in a program to integrate the banks. The entire program is of data migration.

Role: Project Manager

 Complete project lifecycle management for the data migration program.

 Served as a project manager for 2 critical projects which completed entire data migration program started in September 2009.

 The program delivered in November’ 12 is the biggest data migration project attempted till date in terms of the amount of data being migrated.

 Interfacing with clients for understanding high level requirements & supporting offshore team in requirement analysis / gathering / definition and documenting.

 Manage the Source data handling project which acts as a horizontal for all 18 projects in the program and involves IA reports, masking process for development and integration of source across the program.

 Manage the operations reconciliation project which is a reconciliation method between extract, transform and load. Responsible for developing and supporting the operations reconciliation engine. This is a critical operation in the program, generating ops-rec reports for all 18 projects within the program.

 Also contributing as a duty manager for critical business testing.

 Continuously coordinating with clients for communicating updates, reviews and milestones of deliverables.

Nov’ 04–Jun’ 10: Great Software Laboratory Private Limited, Pune, India as Senior Member of Technical Staff and Project Manager.

The company started operations in 2003 and provides expertise – based product development services.

Growth Path: Joined as Team Lead and moved on to be Project Manager

Role:

 Undertaking design and development of various modules in different versions of the product.

 Interfacing with clients for understanding high level requirements & supporting offshore team in requirement analysis / gathering / definition and documenting.

 Continuously coordinating with clients for communicating updates, reviews and milestones of deliverables.

 Regularly updating objects library for sending to clients to customers every week.

 Delivering product presentations of product as required.

Attainments:

 Served as the team interface, onsite at Cenzic Inc., Santa Clara for client co-ordination.

 Experience of going through 4 major release versions and 5 minor release versions of the product covering the entire software development life cycle.

 Involved in presales for integrating with third party tools such as Borland Gauntlet, Clear Quest and Bugzilla.

Key Project Executed

Title : Cenzic Hailstorm

Client : Cenzic Inc. Santa Clara, California, USA

Platform/Languages : Windows- C#.net- JavaScript – SQL Server

Duration : Since Nov’ 04

Overview : It is a privately owned company headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. Cenzic is funded by top tier investors, including ATV, Mohr Davidow Ventures, JK&B Capital, Hummer Winblad, and Symantec Corporation. The company’s proprietary enterprise solution, which tests the web applications in a stateful manner and emulates a hacker, is able to produce manual penetration testing results in a cost-effective way.

Jun’ 03 – Oct’ 04: IAP Company Private Limited, New Delhi, India as Team Lead

It is an Indo-Japanese organization catering software services to the Japanese Market.

Role: Project Lead

 Understanding and analysing SRS Documents in Japanese & preparing design documents.

 Performing code review for new requests along with client communication and co-ordination.

 Undertaking development of interface functions in C.

Mar’ 99 – May’ 03: Tilak Autotech Private Limited, Pune, India

The company was taken over by Cranes software and is now a sister concern. The organisation is into developing products and delivering projects in embedded systems and PC based automation.

Growth Path: Joined as Engineer and promoted as Team Lead

Role:

 Team Lead for design and development of various modules of the project.

 Interfacing with clients for understanding requirements and conducting functionality analysis.

 Developing electrical design of entire software functionality

 Conducting testing, onsite commissioning and system proving.

As Non Technical Lead

 Responsible for product marketing & business development

 Preparing quotations / offers and conducting technical and commercial discussions with customers viz. Bharat Forge Ltd. Pune. Kirloskar Brothers Ltd. Pune, FINE Testing Miraj, etc. and liaising with distributors.

Education

1998 B.E. (Computer Science) from Pune University