Rahul Kumar

Software Engineer

Sector: IT-Software

Member Since, December 10, 2020

About Me

  • Academic Level Master’s Degree
  • Experience Wireless Networking, Enterprise Networking, Telecom VAS, Startup Laundry Nextz, JanSoch, Https://jansoch.in A Research Company In Politics And Public Policy Domain
  • Gender Male
  • Industry Management
  • Date of Birth 12 Jan 1991

Description

Software Engineer with more than 12 years of software industry experience. MBA in
Product Leadership and Certified Product Manager from AIPMM. Seeking a role where I can
leverage my product leadership skills and add value to the organization.

Apart from my regular job, I write articles mostly on political strategy and many of my write-ups are published in leading news papers and news magazines in India.

Education

  • EMBA, Product Leadership (2015 - 2016) Institute of Product Leadership

  • Diploma in Advanced Computing (2006 - 2006) C-DAC, Hyderabad

    Computer Science

  • BCA, MCA (2003 - 2020) IGNOU

    Computer Science

Work & Experience

  • Jansoch, jansoch.in (2018 - Present ) Founder

    Its a research company in politics and public policy domain. Have done multiple research during 2019 general election, 2018 assembly elections, 2020 Delhi Election, 2020 Bihar election, and the research is published in leading newspapers. Have done research on challenges and possibilities in the Rural India and it was published by a leading news paper.

  • Laundry Nextz, A startup Venture (2016 - 2017 ) Co-founder

    Laundry Nextz was a premium laundry service, targeting the niche market segment. Taken care of the following - • Market Research • Competitor Analysis • MVP creation and validation of the idea • Pricing • Go-to-market Planning • Owned the Technology part of the product

  • Cisco Systems (2016 - 2016 ) Intern, Product Management (Part of the EMBA course)

    Worked for the idea of using TV white space for rural broadband connectivity • • Defining the problem statement • Calculation of total addressable market (TAM) • Explored the Potential use cases • Competitor analysis

  • Cisco Systems, cisco.com (2011 - Present ) Software Engineer

    Software Engineer of Cisco\'s flagship Wireless • Controller product • Developing new features and sustenance of the existing releases • Point of contact for customer escalation issues Understand the pain and gain factors of the customers and suggest new features and improvements in the existing product • Got multiple awards and recognition for my contribution from the field and senior management • • Responsible for release planning and team delivery • Responsible for work allocation for team members and integration • Hiring and on boarding new team • Mentoring Junior members of the team • Handle scrum meetings

  • Novell, Bangalore, novell.com (2010 - 2011 ) Software Engineer

    Owned DHCP, FTP components of OES (Open Enterprise Software) • Handled customer issues

  • WiFi Networks, wifinetworks.com (2006 - 2010 ) Software Engineer | Product Owner

    Owned multiple high revenue generating products of the company Co-ordinate with internal and external teams during development and sustenance of the products • Directly interfacing the customers for deployment, fixing their issues, understanding their requirements and pain points and plan enhancement and new features • • Did sanity in the customer environment Given User Acceptance Test (UAT) to senior management of big customers •Got multiple awards and recognition from the field and senior management