STeP-IN is India’s first and most comprehensive forum exclusively focused on Software Testing. STeP-IN Forum has played a pioneering role in shaping the evolution of Software Testing in India. The numbers reveal the true story!
Director, OpenText & Chapter Chair, STeP-IN-BangaloreRead More
Director, OpenText & Chapter Chair, STeP-IN-BangaloreGraduated from Murugappa Polytechnic Chennai in Dec 1985. Started my career as a Field Support Engineer in the field of telecom EPABX systems in 1986 with HCL communications Ltd Chennai, Continued to work as Customer Support Engineer at Crompton Greaves Ltd till 1989. Took a break and furthered my education and pursued my Bachelors and Master’s program in Electrical Engineering. Worked in the US for about 14 years in Small, Mid-Sized and Large organizations between 1996 and 2010. Relocated to India in 2010 as a Director of Quality Assurance and Product Support at Onmobile Global. Currently, I am with OpenText GXS as Director of Software Quality (Strategic Projects). I am an active member of STeP-IN forum one of the largest Test Professional Groups in India and Asia. Additionally, I am chairman of STeP-IN Forum for the Bangalore Chapter.
Sr. Manager & Head of Process Methods & Tools (PMT) at Maveric Systems & Chapter Chair, STeP-IN-ChennaiRead More
Sr. Manager & Head of Process Methods & Tools (PMT) at Maveric SystemsSunil is an experienced Technology & Business Process Leader with multicultural background of 15 years’ experience in the areas of Business Quality Management Consulting, Process Architect for Cross functional processes & ERP automation, Coach, Trainer for change management. He is an expert in adapting global models such as SEI-CMMI, Agile, Scrum, SAFe, ISO, PSM, EFQM, TMMI & TMAP to benchmark and improve Service Delivery & Operations Excellence for internal & external clients.
Sunil has delivered various projects across various industry verticals like Defence/Aerospace, FMCG, Telecom, BSFSI, Travel & Transportation, spanning across APAC, Middle East, North Africa, US & UK. This gives him great understanding of the delivery challenges faced in multicultural settings & trouble shoots effectively.
He currently heads the corporate quality (PMT function) at Maveric & plays the additional role of Chief info sec officer.
He is a certified SAFe Agilist, CSP, CSPO, CSM, CMMI ATM, Green Belt.
He is a student of theology & philosophy. Loves traveling, meeting people & works for social causes.
Vice President - Delivery & Testing Services at TenXLabs & Chapter Chair, STeP-IN-HyderabadRead More
Vice President - Delivery & Testing Services at TenXLabsImran is a seasoned leader with focus on Testing Industry, Imran's current role as Vice President - Delivery & Testing Services, enables him to utilize his strong leadership and managerial skills to identify areas of efficiency in teams reporting into him.
Working to ensure delivery is met for all projects within TenXLabs, Imran focuses on strategic business and technology alignment. He holds a Post graduate degree in Information Technology from Monash University (Melbourne) and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Engineering.
Imran has experience in managing globally dispersed teams and domain experience includes Banking and Financial service, telecommunications, online measurement, Entertainment and FMCG. His last role was with Bottomline Technologies (U.S based collaborative payment, invoice and document automation Solutions Company, serving corporations, financial institutions and banks around the world). He was responsible for End to End delivery of all institutional cash management needs of ANZ Bank in Australia.
Director - Head Testing (Barclaycard), Barclays & Chapter Chair, STeP-IN-PuneRead More
Director - Head Testing (Barclaycard), BarclaysSundar is a banking and financial information technology professional leads large global teams. Sundar specialises in software quality and is focused on enhancing customer experience. Sundar joined Barclays Technology Center, India in its inception and was instrumental in setting up its testing practice from 2007. Under his stewardship, Sundar has matured a world class testing CoE which delivers quality with agility and innovation. Currently he heads the cards testing globally.
Sundar has a track record of successful delivery of testing projects for banks and financial institutions in USA, Europe, Asia Pacific and for global 500 financial organisations such as GE, Citigroup, Standard Chartered Bank, Wipro, CNA and State Bank of India. He is very passionate about QA and a keen contributor to the IT industry and partcipates in industry forums.
Senior Quality Engineering Manager at AdobeRead More
Senior Quality Engineering Manager at AdobeAs the Lead Quality Manager for Adobe InDesign, he is responsible for ensuring timely and quality release for this flagship desktop and digital publishing product. The team is distributed across India, US, Japan and China. In collaboration with a team of managers, he oversee the progress of the product and have devised measures to quantitatively monitor progress and success. We have formulated processes that have helped testing become agile and optimal.