a) Demonstrated track record managing all aspects of a successful software or technology product throughout its life cycle b) Drive Buy vs Build vs Partner discussions c) Analytical, problem solver, strategic planning, leadership, project management and execution, communication with diverse audiences and stakeholders. d) Attention to details, able to interpret data and trends, diagnose problems and formulate effective actions plans to resolve issues. Portfolio Manager @Cognizant Application Services - Responsible for complete business transformation in Travel & Immigration domain within Cognizant - Defined a vision, strategy & roadmap for Product deployed Specialties: Social design, Lean implementation & Users' delight are the key theme of the transformation Innovation: Service Optimization, New Technology proposition with Management cost benefits to the customer, Application of Industry best practices.
Associate Director, Cognizant Technology Solutions
Jul 2012 to Present
a) Responsible for conceptualizing new ideas/products from scratch or etch out new product features in existing suite of products. b) Owning the strategy & roadmap for product (New or existing), partner and collaborate with stakeholders from multiple teams like Engineering, QEA, UX etc across across locations & teams. c) Managing all aspects of a successful software or technology product throughout its lifecycle, including product strategy development, customer insights/needs and requirements definition d) Understanding the customers’ needs and aspirations deeply and acting as a customer champion
Metallurgical Engineering, NIT Jaipur
Oct 1991 to May 1995