Asutosh Pradhan

Asutosh Pradhan

15 Years 9 Months Overall Experience
Asutosh is a seasoned DevOps Leader with strong experience in heading DevOps Strategy & Implementation for large and complex programs. He is credited with starting and leading DevOps COE for conducting DevOps Assessments and transformations at BU level. He has strong understanding of full ecosystem in IT Product / Program Management ( worked in variety of roles like -Developer, Test Automation Specialist, Business Analyst, Consultant, Project Manager, Product Manager, Program Manager, Recruitment SPOC, L&D Liason, Transformation Director)

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Education

University College of Engineering, Burla, BPUT, Orissa
Electrical Engineering

Accomplishment

Infosys - Star Award

2007

Infosys - Star Award

2008

Infosys - Most Valuable Player

2008

Cognizant - Associate of the Quarter

2011

Cognizant - QA Pride Awards

2014

Cognizant - Delivery Excellence Award (Yearly Award - Best Performance as Project Delivery Lead),

2014

UHG - Best Team Award (2016) as Project Manager

2016

Wipro - Quarterly Performance Award

2021

Certification

SixSigma GB

2009

Project Management Certification

2014

Experience

Wipro Technology, Hyderabad

1 year

Transformation Director

Mar’21 – Mar’22

  • Program Head-DevOps Strategy & implementation for top telecom client in UK
  • Program Governance (Program Delivery Performance Review, Risks and Mitigation Planning, SWOT Reviews, Change Management, Growth Opportunity identification, Attrition Planning, Procurement, Overall Budget and Resource Planning, Interviews , L&D for Teams)
Deloitte Consulting, Hyderabad 

3 year 2 Month

Manager – Technology Consulting

Feb’18 – Mar’21

  • Program Manager for DevOps Center Of Excellence for a Large US Healthcare client  - Initiated and completed Successful 75+ DevOps Projects with 12 College Graduates who had NO prior training on DevOps

 

Optum Global Solution (UHG), Hyderabad

1 year 5 months

Project Manager

Sep’16 – Jan’18

  • As Product Manager for Automation COE, Developed 20+ internal Products for business team to improve operation efficiency , saving 2 M USD +

 

Capgemini, Hyderabad

Dec’15 – Aug’16

Project Manager

8 months

  • As Pre-sales Manager and Automation Architect for Automation COE , he lead automation strategy for 10+ proposals

 

Cognizant Technology, Hyderabad / USA

5 year 2 Months

Sr Associate

Oct’10 – Dec’15

  • As Project Lead for automation, successfully supervised multiple automation projects to completion, exceeding client expectations and was awarded best Project Delivery Lead and many other awards

 

Infosys Technology, Bhubaneswar / USA

4 year 4 Months

Test Analyst

Jun’ 06 – Oct ’10