Rakesh P

Computer Programmer - 8 Years of Experience - Near 27101


Computer Programmer


Winston Salem, NC

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Summary: Around 8+ years of IT experience in which includes Solid experience in complicated lead build and release systems, Configuration Management, Release/change/Build Management, Support and Maintenance under Unix/Linux/NT/2000 platforms. Experience in automated builds using TFS team build and build for .net applications and Salesforce. Migrated all projects from various version control tools VSS, GIT, Clear Case, SVN to RTC. Participated in RTC release upgrades through recognizing and making process changes and performing FVT. Extensive experience with Version Control Tools like Rational Clear Case, Rational Team Concert (RTC) and GIT. * Experience in Software Configuration Management, Build, Release train Management using CVS, GIT, VSS, TFS, Subversion, Clear Case, RTC, ANT, Maven, CA Harvest, JIRA, Azure, Perforce and Clear Quest on Unix, Windows environment. * Evangelism of best practices and tools and Programming/scripting skills using tools like shell scripting, Python, Groovy, PowerShell. * Maintaining and Modifying Triggers using Perl, Python for automation of routine tasks & Build Scripts (ANT), for compilation & importing the code to ClearCase. * Extensive experience on Build Automation and Continuous Integration concepts by using tools like ANT, Maven, Cruise Control and AnthillPro. * Worked on the Build Automation in TFS 2013/2012/2010/2008 using XAML files Customiztion, MSBuild, TFSBuil.Proj * Extensive experience in using Continuous Integration tools like TFS Build, Cruise Control, and Cruise, AnthillPro, Build Forge, Bamboo, Jenkins and Hudson. * Involved in Customization of WorkItems, Transition Matrix in TFS, Clear Quest * Proficient in Perl Scripting, Visual Build Pro, SQL, Clearmake, build utilities like Openmake, ANT and Cruise Control. Experience as a Software Configuration Management (SCM) architect for ClearCase UCM. * Maintained and modified triggers for ClearCase using Perl. Experience in writing Shell and Perl scripts for database connectivity and to retrieve data from different sources. * Created SCM Process, policies and procedures to follow development and SQA team to release or deploy highest quality product for the enterprise. * Worked on different Build tools like ANT, NAnt, Maven and MS Build. * Extensive experience in using Build Automation tools and Continuous Integration (CI) concepts by using tools like MSBUILD, ANT, Visual Studio, Cruise Control, AnthillPro and Maven2.Experience with Visual Studio Build Professional, NANT, MSBUILD. * Deploying and updating a template and its associated collection of resources (called a stack) by using the AWS Management Console. * Extensive experience in defining the branching and the merging strategies, creating baselines and releasing the code. Worked with different bug tracking tools like JIRA, Remedy, Clear Quest and Bugzilla. * Managed build results in Jenkins and deployed using workflows. * Created CM Plans and Test Plans for Applications. Experienced in trouble shooting, configuring and deploying enterprise applications in WebSphere, BEA WebLogic and Tomcat as well. Conducted SCM Verifications and Audits to comply with SOX requirements. * Created triggers for efficient access control of the ClearCase operations, to invoke operations before or after the execution of vital ClearCase events. Troubleshooting of database performance related issues in MySQL and Oracle. * 2003/2008/2012/2012 R2 servers using deployment tools like octopus and PowerShell scripts . * Knowledge on SaaS, PaaS and IaaS concepts of cloud computing architecture. Implementation of AWS (IaaS) and Openstack (SPA) like AngularJS * Worked closely with Product Management and Development Team to ensure testing is comprehensive. Expertise in implementation of Automation Tests and Manual Tests. Involved in Requirement Management, Peer reviews, Inter group coordination and Training Programs. * Worked on change Management tools like Maximo, Remedy.