Amita Karadkhedkar

Amita Karadkhedkar

Asst. Vice President Barclays

  • Experienced Project Delivery Manager who has also demonstrated capabilities of end to end test managing projects in the financial services industry (retail and investment). A delivery and customer centric professional who is also a #NASSCOM speaker, Diversity and Inclusion advocate, a trailblazer in creating safe spaces and a part time counselor.
  • Over 12 years of experience in SDLC spanning across project management and end to end test management of pertinent flagship projects. Currently associated with Barclays Technology Centre of India, Pune, as Project Delivery Manager.
  • Thorough understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and have handled responsibilities across Project Initiation, Planning, Execution and Closure successfully.
  • Have also handled responsibilities of end to end test manager which involved Test planning and estimation, end to end Test strategBarclaysy, test model creation, creation of test plans/scripts/cases/Test Result analysis,defect management
  • Instrumental in creating status reports of the project - Daily Status Report, Weekly Status Report, Project Closure Metrics and Project closure client presentations which includes Post Implementation Review and Lessons learnt documents as well.
  • Work experience on LEAN, JIRA,Confluence,Tivoli Workload Scheduler,and Quality Center tool.
  • Have also been responsible for Supplier Management, Vendor management, stakeholder Management and Line Management of the direct reports.
  • Innovative professional with proven ability to identify, analyze, and solve problems to increase customer satisfaction and control costs.
  • A celebeated role model who is also good at conflict resolution and coaching.
  • Recommends resolutions to complex matters of significance and coordinate the implementation of the approved course of action
  • Cohesive Team Player with Fast Learning Curve along with strong analytical, problem solving, innovation, planning, organizational, communication & interpersonal skills.