Jose Kurian  
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Goals and Ambitions
Goals and Ambitions To self actualize as a software architect with own innovations and creative ideas; to learn, to earn and to excel.
Employment Information
More than 10 years of experience in application designing, web designing, software
                                                                    engineering; worked on B2B, B2C software solutions More than 10 years of experience in application designing, web designing, software engineering; worked on B2B, B2C software solutions
Presently working as a Senior Software Engineer at Intel Corporation from 19-Mar-2012
                                                                    till date; duration of 2+ years Presently working as a Senior Software Engineer at Intel Corporation from 19-Mar-2012 till date; duration of 2+ years
Previously worked as a Senior Software Engineer at REI Systems Inc. from 01-Jun-2011 to Mar 2012; duration of 10 months Previously worked as a Senior Software Engineer at REI Systems Inc. from 01-Jun-2011 to Mar 2012; duration of 10 months
Afore worked as a Technology Lead with Infosys Technologies Ltd. from 08-Oct-2007
                                                                    to 27-May-2011; duration of 3 years 7 months Afore worked as a Technology Lead with Infosys Technologies Ltd. from 08-Oct-2007 to 27-May-2011; duration of 3 years 7 months
Previously worked with Wipro Technologies Ltd. from 12-Sep-2005 to 21-Sep-2007;
                                                                    duration of 2 years as a Team Lead Previously worked with Wipro Technologies Ltd. from 12-Sep-2005 to 21-Sep-2007; duration of 2 years as a Team Lead
Earlier, worked with Annapolis Technologies Ltd. from 01-Mar-2005 to 09-Sep-2005;
                                                                    duration of 6 months as a Software Engineer Earlier, worked with Annapolis Technologies Ltd. from 01-Mar-2005 to 09-Sep-2005; duration of 6 months as a Software Engineer
During 01-Mar-2005 to 09-Sep-2005, did part time jobs at Systems Domain Pvt. Ltd.
                                                                    Bangalore; also worked as freelance software developer During 01-Mar-2005 to 09-Sep-2005, did part time jobs at Systems Domain Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore; also worked as freelance software developer
Started his career with Integer Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd. from 23-Jun-2004 to
                                                                    18-Feb-2005; duration of 8 months as a Software Engineer Started his career with Integer Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd. from 23-Jun-2004 to 18-Feb-2005; duration of 8 months as a Software Engineer
Academic Information
Qualification Level Board Qualified On Aggregate (%)
Master of Computer Applications 6 Bharathiar University 30-Apr-2004 74
Bachelor Of Science Chemistry 3 Mahatma Gandhi University 30-Apr-2001 74
Pre-University Course 1 Higher Secondary Education Examination Board 30-Apr-1998 62
Secondary School Leaving Certificate 0 Secondary Education Examination Board 31-Mar-1996 74
Technical Skills
Skill set of an enterprise senior application developer, team lead; an architect in formation Skill set of an enterprise senior application developer, team lead; an architect in formation
Main expertise in Microsoft® Technologies; Well versed with .Net Framework 1.0, 1.1, 2.0, 3.5, 4.0 Main expertise in Microsoft® Technologies; Well versed with .Net Framework 1.0, 1.1, 2.0, 3.5, 4.0
Very good with C#, ASP.Net, WCF, XML Web Services, Windows Services, JavaScript, JQuery, HTML, CSS and IIS Very good with C#, ASP.Net, WCF, XML Web Services, Windows Services, JavaScript, JQuery, HTML, CSS and IIS
Worked on JQUERY, Microsoft® FAST ESP, ASP, VB 6.0, used Oracle, SQL Server and Microsoft® Access Worked on Microsoft® FAST ESP, ASP, VB 6.0, used Oracle, SQL Server and Microsoft® Access
Hands on experience with Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Design Patterns, MVC, MVP, Factory, Singleton. Experience with NInject Hands on experience with Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Design Patterns, MVC, MVP, Factory, Singleton. Experience with NInject
Good with Test Driven Development with experience of Visual Studio Test Projects, NUnit Good with Test Driven Development with experience of Visual Studio Test Projects, NUnit
Used PVCS, VSS, TFS, TortoiseSVN for Subversion for configuration management Used PVCS, VSS, TFS, TortoiseSVN for Subversion for configuration management
Technical know how on Adobe® Photoshop™, Adobe® Flash™ Technical know how on Adobe® Photoshop™, Adobe® Flash™
Acquainted with middleware technologies like TIBCO, Message Queues, BizTalk; Exposure to IBM Tivoli, Lotus Notes Acquainted with middleware technologies like TIBCO, Message Queues, BizTalk; Exposure to IBM Tivoli, Lotus Notes
Hands on experience with Requirements Analysis, UML, Rational Rose, Microsoft® Visio Hands on experience with Requirements Analysis, UML, Rational Rose, Microsoft® Visio
Considerable knowledge on requirement analysis and estimation techniques – Good with FP, DP, SMC, Optimistic – Pessimistic estimation Considerable knowledge on requirement analysis and estimation techniques – Good with FP, DP, SMC, Optimistic – Pessimistic estimation
Worked on assignments evaluated at CMM Level 5; followed agile, lean, six sigma, waterfall, and prototyped software engineering practices. Good with MS Office, MS Project, VersionOne, Atlassian Confluence, JIRA Worked on assignments evaluated at CMM Level 5; followed agile, lean, six sigma, waterfall, and prototyped software engineering practices. Good with MS Office, MS Project, VersionOne, Atlassian Confluence, JIRA
Technical Certifications
Service Oriented Architect - Ninja training by Intel Corporation Service Oriented Architect - Ninja training by Intel Corporation
MCP 070–229: Designing and Implementing Databases with Microsoft® SQL Server™
                                                                    2000 Enterprise Edition HFI Trained by Human Factors International at Intel Corporation
MCP 070–229: Designing and Implementing Databases with Microsoft® SQL Server™
                                                                    2000 Enterprise Edition MCP 070–229: Designing and Implementing Databases with Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2000 Enterprise Edition
MCP 070–310: Developing XML Web Services and Server Components with Microsoft®
                                                                    Visual Basic® .NET and the Microsoft® .NET Framework MCP 070–310: Developing XML Web Services and Server Components with Microsoft® Visual Basic® .NET and the Microsoft® .NET Framework
MCP 070-315: Developing and Implementing Web Applications with Microsoft® Visual
                                                                    C#™ .NET and Microsoft® Visual Studio® .NET MCP 070-315: Developing and Implementing Web Applications with Microsoft® Visual C#™ .NET and Microsoft® Visual Studio® .NET
PM Elite: Internal certification from Infosys Technologies on project management and process
IQ: Internal certification from Infosys Technologies on integrated quality and process models
DS 135: Internal certification from Infosys Technologies on .Net technologies
Trained on business language, cross cultural sensitivity from Infosys Technologies
Interviewer Certified Professional: Internal certification from Wipro Technologies on interviewing skills
Microsoft® Certified Professional Microsoft® Certified Application Developer
Contact Information
Cell Phone  :  +1-571-355-6424
Email  :  email@josekurian.com
Web site  :  www.josekurian.com
Linked In profile  :  http://www.linkedin.com/in/kurianjose
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Area of Interest
Application Architecturing, Service Oriented Architecture, Systems Integrations, Application Designing, Web Designing, Technical Problem Solving
Linguistic Skills
Possess good communication skills and cross cultural sensitivity, lived in various parts of India, stayed in Canada for 2 years on work, presently living and working in the USA.
Read Write Speak Understand
English as business language Y Y Y Y
Malayalam as mother tongue Y Y Y Y
Tamil as neighbour state language Y Y Y Y
Hindi as national language Y Y Y Y
Kannada as neighbour state language N N Y Y
Assignments
Experienced with 30+ assignments with hands on exposure to different technology and various process areas
Assignments at Intel Corporation.
30. Material Reconciliation Service Jul 2014 – till date
Role(s): Project Manager, Application designer, Architect, Developer
Working on the material tracing and reconciliation application for Intel Custom Foundry online services portal.
Technologies: Microsoft® Project, Team Foundation Server, ASP .Net, MVC, .Net 4.0, C#, WCF, JQuery, HTML, CSS, JSON, RestFul, NInject, Confluence Wiki, Kendo UI Controls, Agile
29. Search Integration for Intel Foundry Services Portal Apr 2013 – till date
Role(s): Project Manager
Working as a project manager and technical lead to realize the search integration with Intel Custom Foundry online services portal.
Technologies: Microsoft® Project, Team Foundation Server, Google Search Appliance, ASP .Net, MVC, .Net 4.0, C#, WCF, JQuery, HTML, CSS, JSON, Confluence Wiki, Kendo UI Controls, Agile
28. Wafer Acceptance Criteria Automation Mar 2014 – Jul 2014
Role(s): Project Manager, Application designer, Architect, Developer
Worked on the wafer acceptance criteria automation application for Intel Custom Foundry online services portal.
Technologies: Microsoft® Project, Team Foundation Server, ASP .Net, MVC, .Net 4.0, C#, WCF, JQuery, HTML, CSS, JSON, RestFul, NInject, Confluence Wiki, Kendo UI Controls, Agile
27. Q&R Calculators for Intel Custom Foundry Mar 2012 – Dec 2012
Role(s): Application designer, Architect, Developer
Architected, designed and developed GOX and IM Calculators for Intel Custom Foundry online services team.
Technologies: ASP .Net, MVC, .Net 4.0, C#, WCF, JQuery, HTML, CSS, JSON, Team Foundation Server, Confluence Wiki, NInject, Kendo UI Controls, Agile
26. Intel Foundry Services Portal - https://myfoundry.intel.com/ Mar 2012 – Mar 2013
Role(s): User interface lead, application designer, estimations, agile developer, interviewer and mentor for new recruits
Intel Foundry Services poral is the customer facing online services portal for Intel Custom Foundry. In this project, designed the User Interface framework, improved the usability by outlining the user experience standardization, defined the content architecture, created professional photoshop wireframes and style guides to define the visual experience, designed and developed the client side and server side user interface framework.
Technologies: ASP .Net, MVC, .Net 4.5, C#, WCF, JQuery, HTML, CSS, JSON, NUnit, Team Foundation Server, Confluence Wiki, NInject, Kendo UI Controls, Agile
Assignments at REI Systems Inc.
25. Platform for Electronic Hand Books Jun 2011 – Mar 2012
Role(s): Senior software engineer, estimations, agile developer, interviewer and mentor for new recruits
Platform is a reusable application framework for developing and deploying web applications in less time. Electronic Hand Books is a web based solution which serves as a life cycle management tool for grants management by health care service department of the USA.
Technologies: ASP .Net, Web forms MVP, .Net 2.0, C#, WCF, JQuery, HTML, JSON, NUnit, JIRA, Confluence Wiki, NInject, Tortoise SVN, Telerik web controls, Aspose, Agile
Assignments at Infosys Technologies Ltd.
24. IT Center Jul 2010 – May 2011
Role(s): Lead Developer, Client Interfacing
IT Center resource library web application integration with the portal of a major manufacturing enterprise
Technologies: ASP .Net MVC, .Net 4.0, C#, WCF, JQuery, HTML, JSON, VersionOne, TFS, XML, Log4Net, Documentum, Mercury Quality Center, Agile
23. Enterprise Profile Bridge Service Jan 2011 – Mar 2011
Role(s): Lead Developer, Client Interfacing
Profile management bridge service which has integration with the portal of a major manufacturing enterprise
Technologies: .Net 4.0, C# Windows Services, TFS, Message Queues, SOA, XML, Log4Net, Waterfall models
22. FAST Services Generic Nov 2009 – May 2011
Role(s): Technology Lead, Application Designer, Developer, Client Interfacing, Onsite Coordinator
FSG is a WCF based web service functioning as a generic search data provider with data source as Microsoft® FAST™ ESP. This web service supplies search results to sever search driven web applications which are built on various technology stacks including Java - Apache AXIS, Rampart, ASP.Net, ASP.Net MVC, JQUERY widgets. This was developed for a leading manufacturing enterprise.
Technologies: .Net 4.0, C#, WCF, SOA, Basic Profile 1.1, WS-* Standards, TFS, Microsoft® FAST™ ESP, XML, XSD, Mercury Quality Center, Load Runner, SOAP UI, Waterfall, prototyping models
21. FAST Proxy Dec 2010 – May 2011
Role(s): Technology Lead, Developer, Client Interfacing, Onsite Coordinator
FAST Proxy acted as a proxy layer before Microsoft® FAST™ ESP search engine, which enabled secure communication channel using MTLS - HTTPS. This was developed for a leading manufacturing enterprise.
Technologies: .Net 4.0, C#, WCF, TFS, Microsoft® FAST™ ESP, Waterfall, prototyping models
20. Customer Station Jul 2008 - Oct 2009
Role(s): Technology Lead, Developer, Onsite Coordinator
An E-Business portal for a leading rail transport based logistics company.
Technologies: MOSS 2007, .Net 2.0, C#, WCF, SOA, Basic Profile 1.1, Vb 6.0, COM, COM+, MS SOAP Toolkit, Web Seal; played very key in enabling Kerberos based security model with delegation.
19. TCRM - LMS Mar 2008 - Jun 2008
Role(s): Technology Lead, Application Designer, Developer, Web Designer.
A web based application module aimed at counterparty management, credit limit management, named LMS in conjugation with a Business Intelligence based project for a major bank.
Technologies: .Net 2.0, C#, ASP.Net 2.0, IIS, Microsoft® SQL Server 2005, Cognos, Abnitio.
18. Input System & Report Portal Oct 2007 - Feb 2008
Role(s): Technology Lead, Application Designer, Developer, Web Designer, Onsite Coordinator.
Car Management Input system was developed as a web application; an interface to gather data from business users to facilitate decision making business intelligence reporting system. This assignment also involved a portal to present the reports generated. This was developed for a leading rail transport based logistics company.
Technologies: ASP.Net 2.0, C#, IIS, Microsoft® SharePoint™ 2003, Oracle 9i, Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2005 (SSRS, SSIS), Informatica, Dimensional Data modeling.
Assignments at Wipro Technologies Ltd.
17. Compact Apr 2007 - Sep 2007
Role(s): Team Lead, Application Designer, Web Designer, Mentor.
Compact aimed at automating the generation of various reports and metrics on projects managed at offshore development centre of a pharmaceutical manufacturing client of Wipro. Invoices and summary of business were made available at one click through this application.
Technologies: ASP.Net 2.0, C#, IIS, Oracle 9i.
16. Bitra Jul 2007 - Sep 2007
Role(s): Team Lead, Application Designer, Web Designer, Developer.
BITRA - an intranet web application automating work flow involved in processing business trips, starting from planning, approving, calculating advances, approving documents, printing documents and final expenses calculation after return from trip etc. ensuring on-line access to all business trip data for every user.
Technologies: ASP.Net 2.0, C#, IIS, Oracle 9i, Adobe® Photoshop™.
15. Manufest - Who wants to be millionaire Quiz Feb 2007 - Mar 2007
Role(s): Team Lead, Application Designer, Web Designer, Developer.
Manufest Quiz was developed as a quiz application for the event Manufest 2007, conducted by manufacturing division of Wipro.The user login presents screen to enter the user details, play the quiz and results are presented to him. The quiz uses the animated Ms Agent character “Merlin” to guide the user during the quiz. The quiz gained wide appreciation and brought first prize to Chem&Pharma account in the event.
Technologies: .Net 2.0, C#, XML, Microsoft® Access, Microsoft® Agent SDK.
14. ScreenPDF Feb 2006 - Apr 2007
Role(s): Team Lead, Application Designer, Developer, and Steady State Support.
ScreenPDF was developed as a windows forms based application to capture the screen shots of NMR Spectra and save them to PDF files to save and share them among the scientists.
Technologies: VB.Net, .Net Framework 1.1, COM.
13. AIDEX Feb 2006 - Apr 2007
Role(s): Team Lead, Application Designer, Developer, and Steady State Support.
AIDEX is a tool, a windows forms application developed for converting the alliance data (from a Verticalli* Server) for the enterprise from a P3i hub data mart to XML format which is defined by an XSD. This data to XML conversion tool was necessary for supplying up to date information to the DEX (Dictionary Exchange) servers.
Technologies: C#.Net, .Net Framework 2.0, XML, XSLT.
12. Razzmatazz - Event Management Web Site Jan 2007 - Feb 2007
Role(s): Application Designer, Web Designer, Developer.
Event management web site for offshore development centre of a pharmaceutical manufacturing client of Wipro.
Technologies: ASP.Net 1.1, C# .Net, .Net Framework 1.1, Oracle 9i.
11. HistologWeb Oct 2006 - Feb 2007
Role(s): Team Lead, Application Designer, Developer, and Steady State Support.
HistologWeb is a tool used by the research and development department of the pharmaceutical client of Wipro to create, edit, and manage tissue requisitions used in various experiments. Using the tool the scientist can request for human tissues, animal tissues from internal as well as external vendors. User can raise a request and the request goes through a process cycle of revisions and approval or rejection.
Technologies: ASP.Net, VB .Net, .Net Framework 2.0, Oracle 9i.
10. Sleek Apr 2006 - Oct 2006
Role(s): Developer.
Sleek is an intranet web application developed for a manufacturing domain offshore centre of Wipro Technologies, Bangalore. The web site serves in automating administrative, software license management and resource management of the account.
Technologies: ASP.Net, C# .Net, .Net Framework 1.1, Oracle 9i.
09. ChemRetriever V2.0, V3.0. Apr 2006 - Oct 2006
Role(s): Developer.
ChemRetriever was a windows forms application, a tool developed for use by scientists in R&D department of a Pharmaceutical client of Wipro to create, edit, and manage chemical compounds’ information. The product could search and find a compound based on compound id, exact structure, sub structure, and similar structure. Using this tool scientists could find the hierarchy and properties of a compound. Information about the compounds were availed from data centers around the globe using web services.
Technologies: VB 6.0 (Version 2.0), VB .Net, .Net Framework 1.1 (Version 2.0).
08. Good Practices Repository Jan 2006 - Apr 2006
Role(s): Module Lead, Developer.
Good Practices Repository is a web based application developed for a pharmaceutical client of Wipro. The application is aimed at improving the business processes by maintaining a common repository of the proven good practices. The application automates creating, updating, assessing, adopting and deleting good practice records.
Technologies: ASP.Net, C# .Net, .Net framework 1.1, Oracle 9i.
07. Effort Tracking Reporting Sep 2005 - Jan 2006
Role(s): Developer.
Effort Tracking Reporting System is aimed in calculation and management of Efforts put by the scientists in the research and development; developed for R&D division of a pharmaceutical client of Wipro.
Technologies: ASP.Net, C# .Net, .Net framework 1.1, Oracle 9i.
Assignments at Annapolis Technologies Ltd.
06. Legal Notices Web Site Apr 2005 - Sep 2005
Role(s): Developer.
This is a web site which complements traditional legal notice advertising through partnerships with newspaper publishers, making it easier for attorneys, government agency representatives and others to place legal notices. It helps to find out about public hearings, court actions, bids and proposals, foreclosures, unclaimed properties, liens, zoning notices, and so much more.
Technologies: C#.Net, ASP.Net, .Net Framework 1.1, SQL Server 2000.
05. ATI Intranet Mar 2005 - Apr 2005
Role(s): Developer.
ATI intranet was the internal employee portal developed for Annapolis Technologies.
Technologies: C#.Net, ASP.Net, .Net Framework 1.1, SQL Server 2000.
Assignments at Integer Software Solutions Ltd.
04. Event Management System (Advertising client.) Jul 2004 - Feb 2005
Role(s): Web Designer, Developer.
An internal web application developed for an advertising company aimed at automating event management; events being weddings, concerts etc.
Technologies: VB .Net, ASP .Net, .Net Framework 1.0, SQL Server 2000.
Freelancing and Consultation Assignments
03. www.josekurian.com Sep 2010 - Sep 2010
Role(s): Web Designer, Developer.
This is my personal web site.
Technologies: HTML, JavaScript.
02. www.gravitonsolutions.com Feb 2005 - Mar 2005
Role(s): Web Designer, Developer.
www.gravitonsolutions.com is the official web site for the Graviton Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Technologies: HTML, JavaScript.
01. www.cricketkarnataka.com Jan 2005 - Feb 2005
Role(s): Web Designer, Developer.
This is the official web site for Karnataka State Cricket Association.
Technologies: ASP .Net, C# .Net, .Net Framework 1.1, HTML, JavaScript.