About Sri

Visit my site https://sharepointpractice.wordpress.com/  for  SharePoint Practice in the areas of Architecting, Administration , Development & Certification.

Currently working as a SharePoint Practice Head in Syntel.

Sri Awards & Appreciation

Sri Profile

Overseas Experience  :  1 Yr in California Software- London UK

Certification :                     SharePoint 2013 Certified

Syntel Consulting Inc, Troy, MI USA  (Jul 2014 –Till date)                                                                             Role: SharePoint Practice Manager

Responsibilities:

  •  Working in SharePoint Practice Head –  Center of Excellence (COE) to support Syntel customers. Handling Microsoft SharePoint Application Delivery with strong exposure to Managed Application Development & support projects
  • Analyze business requirements, Propose new SharePoint RFP’s and also provide effort estimation, Project Plan and Architectural design documents
  • Guide & Develop Proof of Concepts / Prototype for customers. Designing and implementing SharePoint 2010/2013 Farms (Farm Topology, Infrastructure components, storage, network topology, service applications)
  • Provide leadership for implementation of enterprise application integration (EAI) involving Business Process, Forms, Business Intelligence (BI), Collaboration, Enterprise /Web Content Management and Developing Portal on best practices for Architectural design
  • Review and approve changes to Architecture, Design / coding guidelines, Information Architecture guidelines, Infrastructure capacity changes, New Products/migration tools
  • Responsible for Upgrade from SharePoint 2007/2010 to 2013, Integrate SharePoint with MS Project, Exchange, Outlook, Lync, Sales Force, Documentum & Migrate -Vignette, Lotus Notes, Eroom to SharePoint 2013.
  • Migrate using Syntel Trans Point tool for MCMS, E room, and Lotus Notes to SharePoint 2013 and On-premise to Online. Used third party tools AvePoint DocAve 6, Metalogics, and Quest.
  • Regularly have touch point meetings with the customer to understand new and complex requirements which helps in generating addition business for a practice.

Tata Consultancy Services, Siruseri IT Park Chennai-India (Sep 2011 – Jul 2014)                                          Role: SharePoint Practice Manager

Responsibilities
  • Architecture and design, implementation of SharePoint.
  • Provide technology fitment for business requirement
  • Provide technical Road map for a project roll out
  • Envision Portal Requirements based on Business Needs
  • Plan and design implementation for SharePoint Information Architecture and Taxonomy
  • Deployment Performance Tuning & Capacity Planning of SharePoint Intranet and Internet portal.
  • Analyse, Plan and implementation of Governance Strategies, Security, Enterprise Search, Fast Search and Service applications.
  • Plan for Personalization
  • Plan for  Content Collaboration , Retention Policies
  • Plan for Extranet and Multilingual Deployments
  • Plan for Line of Business Integration
  • Plan and design implementation Mobile / iPad capability for SharePoint portal.
  • Working and Guidance for Proof Of Concept & Prototyping
  • Preparing SharePoint RFP’s for proposing solution, effort and estimation
  • Experience in .Net custom workflow  – Nintex / K2 and WCF
  • Coordinating with Network and Infrastructure Teams – Domain, Load Balancers, Firewalls, Security Policies, SAN/Storage, Disaster Recovery
  • Coordinating with Development and Support Teams
  • Up gradation / Migration from SharePoint 2003/2007/2010 to 2013
  • Migration from Lotus Notes, Vignette, Eroom to SharePoint 2010
  • Coordinating with Business Customer

 

Technology Stack Windows  Server 2008 Enterprise,  SharePoint 2010,  Visual Studio 2010, ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server 2008, Tortoise svn, IIS 7

Thirdware Technology Solutions, DLF IT Park Chennai-India (May 2008 – Dec 2010)                               Role: SharePoint Project Lead

Management Responsibility Handled Phase wise delivery of the project with team size of 10 associates in development , admin and support activities Development

  • Intranet / Internet development of SharePoint Portal
  • Implementation and customization of SharePoint-based solutions.
  • Worked with Custom application development in SharePoint Object Model.
  • Creation of Sites, Site definition, Site Templates, Visual Web-parts, User Controls, etc.
  • Customizing SharePoint Context Menu, Ribbon controls, etc.
  • Designed Site Taxonomy and Navigation
  • Worked with Site content migration of application from SharePoint 2007 to 2010
  • Designed custom lists, libraries, custom views, site columns and content types
  • Developed and deployed event receivers , feature receivers and timer jobs
  • Worked with SharePoint branding using custom master pages, CSS
  • Implementation of SharePoint-based workflows (Designer & Visual Studio)
  • Developed Microsoft InfoPath form
  • SharePoint installation, deployment of WSPs (Power shell), etc.,
  • Up gradation / Migration from SharePoint 2003/2007 to 2010
  • Customer Support for Technical and Functional Issues.
  • Client interaction and end user coordination.
  • Implementation of change management.

Administration

  •  Installation, Configuration and Deployment of SharePoint Farms
  • Configuration of Central Administration and Shared Services
  • Integration with Active Directory
  • Designed Information Architecture and involved in Capacity Planning
  • Adopt Governance Strategies
  • Setting up Web Applications, configuring Authentication, single sign-on
  • Setting up Users, Groups and assigning Roles – Site Collection Owners etc.
  • Managing Site Collection Quotas
  • Provision Sites and Site Templates
  • Administering and Managing Policies
  • Designed Search, Keywords and Metadata
  • Search engine optimization
  • Designed Personalization
  • Designed Collaboration features
  • Monitoring Usage and Performance on daily basis – Web Trend
  • Managing Backup and Restoration
  • Managing product upgrades, service packs, patches and hot fixes
  • Managing SQL Database Administration Activities
  • Coordinating with Network and Infrastructure Teams – Domain, Load Balancers, Firewalls, Security Policies, SAN/Storage, Disaster Recovery
  • Coordinating with Development and Support Teams
  • Up gradation / Migration from SharePoint 2003/2007/2010 to 2013
  • Migration from Lotus Notes, Vignette, Eroom to SharePoint 2013
  • Worked with Power Shell scripting for automation and deployment of other custom activities.

 

Support

  • Involved in handling teams who are working on production support activities – incident solving, problem management by the tickets raised in Service Now ticketing tool.

California Software Company Limited, Tidal Park Chennai-India (Dec 2003 – Oct 2007)                                                   Role: Team Lead

 

Responsibility
  • Involved in Requirements Gathering, Design, Development, Code Review, testing & Implementation.
  • Setup development environment, solution base Design, Implementation of .Net 1.1, 2.0, and SharePoint 2007 Applications.
  • Setup database environment, Created and maintained the database objects and written stored procedures and triggers.
  • Coordination with customer teams during application deployment.
  • Customer Support and Product Maintenance.
Technology Stack Windows  Server 2003 Enterprise,  SharePoint 2007, Visual Studio 2005, ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server 2005, VSS

Lambent Soft System Private Limited, T Nagar Chennai-India (Feb 2002 – Dec 2003)                                                         Role: Team Member

Responsibility
  • Involved in Requirements Gathering, Design, Development, Code Review, testing & Implementation.
  • Setup development environment, solution base Design, Implementation of .Net 1.1
  • Setup database environment, Created and maintained the database objects and written stored procedures and triggers.
  • Developed Inventory, Sales and Distribution Module.
  • Coordination with customer teams during application deployment.
  • Customer Support and Product Maintenance.
Technology Stack Windows  Server 2000 Enterprise,   Visual Studio 2000, VB.NET,  SQL Server 2000, VSS

 

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