Amir A

Manager - 15 Years of Experience - Near 94582



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Summary: A cloud computing & ITSM expert who has spent several years championing the industry-wide shift to cloud computing while helping my clients develop successful cloud migration strategies. Work closely with client teams/stakeholders to discover the current state of their IT infrastructure requirements and help them assess the feasibility & Applications suitability of migrating & operating these systems on the cloud. Help organizations define a cloud migration strategy and guide them during the journey, helping them fully realize the long-term benefits of a well planned and executed cloud strategy. Providing consulting services regarding ongoing cloud management, capacity management, governance and support once a company has successfully implemented cloud services. Successfully managed multiple business migrations to the cloud using Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure (hybrid), Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS), Workday, etc. Most recently, I have been working with several enterprise clients to develop successful cloud strategies for the use of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) applications by SAP (Successfactors) and Oracle on AWS, Azure, Google & Oracle cloud services. These efforts have led to dramatic application performance improvements, increased user adoption, and decreased IT-support requirements for these clients Senior Technical and Business Leader with many years of increasing capabilities & developing expertise in IT infrastructure, Security, Project & Portfolio Management (PPM), ERP, Enterprise SaaS Applications' Global Deployments including Workday and SalesForce Capacity Management (Flex Capacity, Cloud Workloads, Application Performance), Vendor Management, Supplier Relationship, SDLC, PMO, MS Project Server Deployment & Training, engineering design, architecture, and operations management, applications migration, Data Center & NOC build & transformation (compute, storage, network, database, Hybrid Cloud design & deployment (On-Prem /Private and Public Cloud) physicals & VMs Strong Relationships with AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google, etc. BI and Big Data Tools Implementation: Hadoop, MicroStrategy, Teradata. Resilient Consulting, Business Development, Sales, and Customer Service Professional. OpenStack Integration, Cloud Storage deployment. Strong experience in IT Technical Operations. CMDB, hardware & software Asset Management processes & tools implementation (ServiceNow). Proven proficiency in vendor relationship management and supply chain strategy & management. Established expertise in ITIL Service Management framework & service desk, and implementing various ITSM (BMC, ServiceNow) tools. Strong expertise in Portfolio, Program & Project Management, and in designing, creating & managing PMOs. Expertise in industry standard operations: PDLC, SDLC, projects delivery methodologies: Agile and waterfall (PMI) & tools: JIRA, Rally, Clarity, MS Project, Smart Sheet, Advanced Excel Several years of experience in program managing application development with full SDLC using Agile and waterfall environments. DevOps products & services: Managed QA & Test Stages, Self-Healing & Self-Starting capabilities, ERP Integration, OpenStack Cloud development/integration: * Managed open source contributions and programs for OpenStack and others * Utilizing various toolkit for Infrastructure, networking, storage and servers Management in the Cloud * M&A- One Common Cloud and On-Prem Infra Integration between eBay & PayPal: OpenStack based Multi-Tenant Cloud Architecture. Successfully implemented PPM Solutions including JIRA, PlanView, HP PPM, and Wrike. * Integrated Teradata EDW Infrastructure with BI and Data Analytics Tools like MicroStrategy, Tableau, and Non-Relational & NoSQL Business Intelligence Big Data tools/DB like Hadoop. Career Highlights: DIRECTOR GLOBAL DATA CENTER & CLOUD STRATEGY / DIR CONSULTING, PM & BUSINESS DEV / SR DIR ENGRG SRVCS / SR MANAGER PRODUCT & IT / MS & BS ENGINEERING (US) / DFX-STANFORD U/ AADR PUBLICATIONS Areas of Expertise: Integration & Divestiture Mgmt, M&A, Operational Transactions, Vendor Management, IT Due Diligence, Release Management, PPM Tools (JIRA, HP, PlanView), WBS, MS Project, Data Center & Hybrid (On-Prem & Public) Cloud Deployments with AWS, Azure, Google. Applications Architecture & Migration, Infra Transition/Transformation (Compute, Storage, Network, Database, App Servers), IT Technical Ops, Supply Chain Management, CMDB, H/W & S/W Asset Management, Capacity Management, IP Product Development Infrastructure Virtualization, CRM, HRMS SaaS delivery: Workday. Product Management, Contracts Negotiation, SLA & OLA Mgmt, Budgeting, OpenStack, Cloud Services (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, Storage as a Service), Business Intelligence-Big Data & Analytics' Reporting, and tools Implementation: Hadoop, Tableau, Teradata etc. Program/Portfolio Management, JIRA, Data Center Strategy, P&L, Sales, Consulting, SDLC, Agile Scrum, Global IT Strategies, Infra Optimization & Transformation, SAN, Strategic Sourcing, ERP, Capacity Planning, Biz Dev & Go To Market Strategies, Manufacturing Ops, Strategic Planning, IT Service Mgmt, ITIL, Business Process Re-Eng, DMAIC, Six Sigma & Experience: Senior Technical Leader & Business Acumen with several years of experience Managing IT Services Sales Cloud Services Vendor Management Capacity Management M&A Business Development Consulting Services Data Center IT PMO (Agile and Waterfall) Product Development & Mgmt Supply Chain Management Large & Complex Portfolio of Projects/Programs & managing teams at both Regional and Global Levels.