Karukonda Rahul Rao
Sector: IT-SoftwareMember Since, June 22, 2022
Academic Level Degree Bachelor
Industry Internet startups
Date of Birth 01/08/1993
Product Manager with 6 years of experience participating in creation of
new products from idea stage until launch. Skillful in gathering product
requirements, suggesting product enhancements and performing quality
assurance controls. Familiar with market research, consumer behavior and
marketing techniques paired with experience with web technologies. Have
worked with multiple startups and have grown from a developer to a Product
Manager. Looking for a company which allows learning, growing and career
Bachelor Of Technology (2011 - 2015) International Institute Of Information Technology, Bhubaneswar
Work & Experience
Disprz (2021 - Present ) Associate Product Manager
Disprz is an E-learning startup with more than 1.7Mn users and 180 clients across 66 countries that include fortune 500 clients like Amazon, Uber, IOCL, Petronas and industry giants like Bajaj, Airtel, Naspers, Swiggy, Godrej. Oversee the product lifecycle including ideation, wireframing, development, QA, launch and adoption with regular iterations. Built comprehensive product documentation, release plan and feature retrospection practices to be followed across the company Prioritized product features balancing productized customer requests and new feature development Collaborate with Technology, Design, QA and Data to plan and execute agile development sprints Collaborate with cross- functional teams including sales and customer success to conceptualize and ship features that increased the revenue by 5X and helped increase customer base by 10X across India, US, EMEA and SEA. Drove quarterly consumer research sessions with marquee clients to identify new customer needs, apprise new features and build adoption of recently launched functions Introduced processes and prioritization frameworks to optimize performance and delivery based on scale and expansion rate
Doctorplan (2020 - 2022 ) Product Manager
DoctorPlan helps doctors save time and deliver personalised care at scale. With the Intelligent Healthcare, DoctorPlan automates patient interaction & engagement, follow-ups, charting, and Patient Reported Outcomes. Leading product development effort for multiple apps across different platforms - Web, iOS and Android. Completely revamped the development process with Agile methodologies Create roadmap for short term and long term releases. Designed and developed the entire feedback loop mechanism for customer complaints from scratch. Lead the development of the telemedicine feature of the DoctorPlan App. Worked with the Design team to increase user experience of apps.
FullCycle (2018 - 2019 ) Frontend Engineer
Was the first member of the Izenda team in India. Have experience of expanding the team to a strength of 30 strong. Worked with the product team for deciding new features of our product based on customer data analysis. Worked in the pre-sales team to launch our product in India and different markets across the globe. Leading a team of 5 front end developers for developing various features in our product.
Toppr (2018 - 2018 ) Software Engineer
Created a custom video player for the main platform replacing the Youtube player which increased the average watching time of the users. Built the front end for the Toppr Doubts Application which allows students to connect with the tutor and help them get solutions to their doubts.
Jaitra Inc (2017 - 2018 ) Associate Consultant
Worked on development Team Management Web Application for our client Johnson and Johnson. Worked on development of NPD (New Product Development ) life cycle management Web Application for our client Johnson and Johnson. Led a team of UI developers for developing Product Claim Application for our client Johnson and Johnson
ITC Infotech (2015 - 2017 ) Associate IT Consultant
Worked on Warehouse distribution application for our client British American Tobacco. Was instrumental in designing and developing a core feature to reduce the waiting time for customer representatives. Have worked with different teams including product development, testing and Operations across the project.