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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Tech-savvy Security Project Manager versed in all aspects of project management from inception to completion. Excels in recruiting and talent acquisition, as well as process reengineering and improvement requiring fast-paced execution. More than 5 years in project management with proven success in security, governance and control implementation services across numerous industries with proven ability in helping clients with customer-oriented management, resolving complex business problems and creating an effective cyber governance strategy. Specialized in the areas of application security role design & implementation, risk identification, mitigation & management and governance; in SAP security strategy solutions, deployments; with strong experience in cloud (SaaS) application security. Applying creative and analytical approach to operations for continuous process improvement. Skilled at identifying or anticipating problems and providing solutions, mentoring, training and empowering the team to excel in its performance.

  • Strategic Planning
  • Project planning and development
  • Advanced problem solving
  • Business process re-engineering
  • Systems Installation, Configuration, and Upgrading
  • Coaching and Counseling
  • Knowledge management
  • Leadership
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Staff Management
  • Advanced understanding of Cloud Security & Architecture
  • Software Development Lifecycle
  • Project estimation and bidding
  • Change Control Processes
  • Mergers and acquisitions knowledge
  • New product introductions strategies
  • Startups and turnarounds background
Northern Illinois University Dekalb, IL Expected in Master of Science : Computer Sciences - GPA :
  • Elected to Secretary for Indian Student Association in 2009
  • Graduated with 3.8 GPA
  • Majored in Data & Analytics, Programming in C#, JAVA
SreeNidhi Institute Of Science & Technology , Expected in Bachelor of Science : Computer Sciences - GPA :
  • Elected to Board member for IEEE in 2006
  • Elected to President for VOX Populii in 2005
  • Awarded a few prizes at other prestigious institutions like IIT Chennai, BITS Pilani
  • Graduated in Top 1% of Class
Cornell University Ithaca, New York, Expected in Leadership Certification : Technology Leadership - GPA :
PMP: Project Management from University of California, Irvine through CourseraCISM: Certified Information Security Manager through ISACA
  • Co-led the internal GRC center of excellence in supporting client RFP requests for SAP GRC implementations, along with the multitude of integrations to SAP and non-SAP solutions.
  • Led training delivery and deployment to train cyber application security professionals on courses for SAP products like GRC Access Controls, Process Controls, S/4 HANA security, Automated controls, and SaaS security & controls on applications such as Netsuite, Salesforce CRM, Apttus, OneSource Global Trade, Workday.
  • Collaborated with other subject matter experts to develop white papers on product comparisons, integrations for Governance and Compliance products and presented at SAP GRC conferences.
  • Supervised team of 12 staff members on the latest engagement.
Work History
Cox Enterprises - Advisory Manager
Maitland, FL, 08/2014 - Current
  • Developed and initiated projects, including managing costs, schedule and performance while successfully delivering implementations of SAP products and multiple SaaS application Security and Controls deployments as part of transformation journeys.
  • Managed resources, revenue for multimillion projects and was key player for day to day interactions with senior client leadership, cross-functional teams, audit, compliance and internal teams leading to seamless deployments and communications.
  • Developed implementation methodologies to rein in project costs while meeting key milestones.
  • Orchestrated projects within strict timeframes and budget constraints by solving complex problems and working closely with senior leaders.
  • Provided counseling/coaching, oversight and support for delivery and staff resulting in great team camaraderie.
  • Developed deep meaningful relationships with clients and leaders in understanding growth opportunities while supporting new initiatives in thought leadership for our center of excellence and in training.
Kpmg - Experienced Associate
Alexandria, VA, 04/2012 - 08/2014
  • Studied organization's security policies and made appropriate changes to improve data access governance.
  • Led the security implementation for diverse industries with primary focus on Consumer & Industrial Products industry.
  • Streamlined go-live processes and led effective knowledge management and transitioned to clients.
  • Automated and created tools that accelerate client implementations that can serve as repositories.
  • Led automated controls testing on Enterprise Systems to comply with COBIT frameworks and ISO standards.
  • Key subject matter expert in end user testing (UAT) for SAP GRC 10.1 product release by SAP.
Computer Aid - Risk & Compliance Associate
Dover, DE, 08/2010 - 04/2012
  • Primary owner for designing, implementation, maintenance of automated user provisioning to the ERP solution.
  • Co-presented at a roundtable conference at SAP Tech Ed'2011.
  • Acted as a SAP Security liaison for all integration points with PepsiCo's Enterprise Portal & SAP Portal, identity access management tools.
  • Participated in continuous improvement by generating suggestions, engaging in problem-solving activities to support teamwork.
  • Developed and delivered multiple training sessions, coached an intern and authored/documented SOPs for best practices for SAP Security and related technologies, including delivering training to SAP Security offshore staff in Bangalore, India.
PepsiCo - SAP Security Intern
City, STATE, 06/2009 - 07/2010
  • Support GRC 5.3 Access Controls and a primary point of contact for all SAP GRC integration with Sun IDM solution.
  • Society of Women in Technology, Chicago chapter
  • Chicago coordinator for IndianRaga (a start-up in media, arts)
  • Volunteer mentor at iMentor, Chicago

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School Attended
  • Northern Illinois University
  • SreeNidhi Institute Of Science & Technology
  • Cornell University
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  • Advisory Manager
  • Experienced Associate
  • Risk & Compliance Associate
  • SAP Security Intern
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Leadership Certification

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