10 years of practical and progressive software/hardware engineering industry experience 3 years of experience in practical and effective PMI compliant Project/Program Management techniques 3 years of experience developing/designing large software systems including experience with UNIX/Linux environments as well as extensive programming experience in C/C++ Expertise in PMI's PMBOK guide and PMO standards/tools/techniques Experience in overseeing technical relationships as well as the point of contact between partners and various teams within in the company Management of multiple projects across various groups with a focus on milestones/deliverables/cost/resources and key stakeholder relationships Familiar with different project management methodologies, tools and bug tracking systems Ability to identify risks and to clearly communicate them to project/program stakeholders Ability to identify future opportunities, improving processes and driving technical directions of programs Experience in website tools such as XML, HTML, and Perl/Unix shell scripting An eagerness and ability to learn new complex new domain-specific details Action-oriented with excellent organizational, analytical, and written and verbal communication skills Proven ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously, work independently and drive projects to completion with high attention to detail Exceptionally strong data-driven analytical approach toward solving complex challenges Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritization abilities Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, start-up environment and consistently deliver against committed deadlines and excellent presentation skills Exceptional ability to work across cross-functional teams in order to identify program capabilities, assess resources, and collaborate with personnel ensuring projects delivered on time Expertise in simulation, Object Oriented UVM/VMM and aspect oriented verification projects/programs Experience in Hardware Software Simulation/Verification/EDA tools design/development projects/programs Experience in managing many complex ASICs/IPs projects/programs with multi-million gates
Exceptional interpersonal communication
DV PMO Sr. Staff, 06/2002 to Current Texas Instruments Inc – Waltham, MA
Lead complex, multi-disciplinary engineering projects across virtual teams distributed globally Directed, supported and coached engineers/contractors across cross cultural /local teams on their work assignments, priorities, development plan Presented and participated in telecom infrastructure industry forums and internal training and knowledge development Developed key relationships with development management, quality engineering management Managed troubleshooting and resolution of integration related issues, worked closely with engineers to resolve technical issues, and provided high level support for strategic partners Escalated trends and filed bugs and feature requests Developed detailed documentation, identified areas to improve efficiencies of engineering processes Created documents/presentations on best industry practices as well as trained cross functional teams on PMO tools/practices and PMI's PMBOK guidelines Created a community setting in cross-functional teams to achieve collective goals effectively Managed/Delivered many IPs programs with bug free, first pass silicon as part of the telecom organization Managed Coverage Driven Verification Methodology using specman "e", system verilog, and UVM Oversaw DV environment of Proton VLIW processor as well as the WCDMA Frame Sync IP Program managed verification platform design for Serial Rapid I/O User Application Managed regression suite of test cases with Perl based reporting/simulation environment Designed/Developed XML based MMR Website database with automated HTML code generation Defined file formats for simulation test vectors; created Cron/ Unix scripts to automate regression Wrote detailed DV specification for WCDMA TX in compliance with 3GPP specification.
Design Engineer, 02/2001 to 03/2002 Intrinsix Corp – Bethlehem, PA
Designed and developed UART16550D transactor involving both HDL (simulation side) and C++ (test side) components.
Verified High speed multimillion mobile communication Linked List DMA ASIC device.
Designed C++ test application, HDL Bus Functional Model design and test cases.
Software Engineer, 02/2000 to 02/2001 HCL Tech. America Inc – Sunnyvale, CA
Involved in the performance/functionality validation of the Handel-C hardware development tool Implemented GSM6.10 Audio CODEC algorithm in Xilinx FPGA XC 4000 board using Handel-C/VHDL Implemented IEEE 802.3z Ethernet Packet analyzer (simulation model VHDL) from Verilog Involved in debugging/fixing C code (100k lines) using Solaris 2.6 tools Involved in the design of HDL CAD/EDA simulation tool algorithms and data structures using C Designed and developed a compiler for VHDL, strictly in compliance with the LRM.
Master of Science: Management of Projects and Programs, 2011 Brandeis University - Waltham, MA Management of Projects and Programs
Master of Science: Software Engineering, Brandeis University - Waltham, MA Software Engineering
Bachelor of Science: Electrical Engineering Electronics/Telecommunication, Bharathidasan University - Electrical Engineering Electronics/Telecommunication