Network Engg. @ Onward Technologies Limited From 1995 to 1997 (2 years) Sr. Software Mgr. @ Brocade Manage a team spread across multiple timezones to drive:- drive multiple features for the releases- drive regular sustaining / CPD releases for the NOS products- manage customer escalations to engg.- drive various product improvement projects / initiatives- provide deployment &...
Network Engg. @ Onward Technologies Limited From 1995 to 1997 (2 years) Sr. Software Mgr. @ Brocade Manage a team spread across multiple timezones to drive:- drive multiple features for the releases- drive regular sustaining / CPD releases for the NOS products- manage customer escalations to engg.- drive various product improvement projects / initiatives- provide deployment & design related guidance to the customers / field teams- deliver engg. presentations in various tech-forums / customer EBC's From August 2010 to October 2013 (3 years 3 months) Technical Leader @ Cisco Systems Inc. CRS-1 Software Engineering TeamProjects : In routing, FIB areas.Manage Engg. level escalations from the tier-1 SP customers & drive them to resolution From February 2006 to August 2010 (4 years 7 months) Software Engineer @ Cisco Systems Inc. Worked in the Layer-2 Switching area (GSBU - Catalyst 4500) on Metro Ethernet projects & undertook various development projects in CatOS & IOS (C, C++). Worked with customers to offer solutions / resolutions to the Engineering escalations. From February 2001 to February 2006 (5 years 1 month) Sr. BD Global Solutions Architect, DevOps Specialist @ Amazon Web Services (AWS) Specialist for AWS DevOps Service offerings, enable integration of Cloud-based DevOps in customer's SDLC processDesign Cloud Computing Service architectures, migration of workloads from On-Prem to CloudPartner with BDM's to evangelize the DevOps Service offeringsDetails:- Provide technical guidance on modernization of Apps, breaking monolith to microservices, deployment methodologies of Blue/Green Canary, build IaC declarative code using AWS CDK to automate the Developer workflow, deploy containers on AWS ECS, Kubernetes clusters with Service mesh using helm charts, Serverless platforms like Lambda, Fargate. - Evangelize services enabling automated code-reviews and app performance.- Also work on long-term projects for implementation of CD Pipelines for Cloud-Native Virtualized Network functions on a large scale of Cloud-based Kubernetes clusters- Speaker at AWS Events (AWS Speaker Certified) and external forums for DevOps services.- Publish Tech Documents (blogs, workshops, white-papers)- Engage AWS Technical Field Community for various projects San Francisco Bay AreaSr. Director Software Engg. @ Nebbiolo Technologies, Inc Startup in the area of Fog Computing serving the Industrial IOT space: https://www.nebbiolo.tech/• Drive features on Fog OS, Cloud based and on-prem fogSM (controller/orchestrator) to orchestrate provisioning, app deployment, upgrades, visualize / analytics for industrial sensor data from factory Robots.• Drive, plan, schedule, resource the architectural, infrastructural enhancements for fogOS-fogSM eco-system.• Institute & document processes for Software & Hardware product Lifecycle (ISO9001), Software Policies, Manufacturing Process Ecosystem (including OEM, Distributor, Systems Integrator) along with process flow for RMA's.• Work with PM, Sales, partners, customers to prioritize the features for IoT driven data analytics, management with multi-tenancy • DevOps Release Planning and Strategy, Scrum Master, Drive features with CI/CD Agile/Scrum methodology• Hands-on coding, built a tool to unify the DevOps operations, CI/CD pipeline, Nightly HW Sanities, Mfg operations, launching product in AWS, Azure, Onprem (qcow2, vmdk).• Test Automation Framework, Quality metrics• Build processes: Streamline SDLC, Release-planning, Collaboration with Partners and building relationship, Test Automation, Customer Support, POC's • Pre-Sales Engineering presentations to the prospective customers From August 2017 to June 2019 (1 year 11 months) Technical Director, SW Engg. @ Brocade Manage a team of ~ 35 engineers in Software Engineering Org across 4 product lines. Drive releases & oversee processes across software lineups with a focus on improving Customer Experience. Hands-on approach to coding, troubleshooting large networks, problem resolution. Highly cross-functional, Drive Features in Major, Minor releases, Plan & drive maintenance releases.Contribute, review architectural proposals, drive initiatives to improve customer experience.Drive EBC's, provide design, deployment & solution guidance to the field teams / customers From June 2015 to June 2019 (4 years 1 month) Group Mgr. / Principal Engg., SW Systems Engg. @ Brocade From November 2013 to June 2019 (5 years 8 months)
Onward Technologies Limited
1995 to 1997
Sr. Software Mgr.
August 2010 to October 2013
Cisco Systems Inc.
February 2006 to August 2010
Cisco Systems Inc.
February 2001 to February 2006
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Sr. BD Global Solutions Architect, DevOps Specialist
San Francisco Bay Area
Nebbiolo Technologies, Inc
Sr. Director Software Engg.
August 2017 to June 2019
Technical Director, SW Engg.
June 2015 to June 2019
Group Mgr. / Principal Engg., SW Systems Engg.
November 2013 to June 2019
What company does Nikunj Vaidya work for?
Nikunj Vaidya works for Onward Technologies Limited
What is Nikunj Vaidya's role at Onward Technologies Limited?
Nikunj Vaidya is Network Engg.
What industry does Nikunj Vaidya work in?
Nikunj Vaidya works in the Computer Networking industry.
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