Karthik Gudodagi

DevOps, Cloud, Digital
Karthik Gudodagi
DevOps Architect
18 yrs

Personal Experience

An experienced IT professional having 18+ years of experience with consistent accomplishments in delivering Digital Transformation projects – Cloud Infrastructure, DevSecOps, Application Design, Delivery Management, Project Management for Fortune 500 companies. Specialised in Agile/SCRUM, RUP, PRINCE2 processes. Worked closely with senior management to execute strategies. Excellent communicator and hands-on approach to team leadership.

Professional Skills

Business and Technology Transformation
22 yrs
financial services
16 yrs
programme delivery
19 yrs

Areas of Expertise

DevOps, Digital Transformation, Cloud Infrastrucure, Blockchain, Applications Design and Architecture, Project Management, AWS, Azure, IT Strategy, Agile@Scale.

Core Competencies

  • Architecture, Blockchain & DevSecOps – Technology Lead with over 11+ years of experience in implementing
    highly available Cloud infrastructure using AWS, Azure & Openshift. Extensive experience in application design and
    development complimented by technical expertise including C/C++, Java, ATG, Client/Server systems,
    Infrastructure automation on Amazon Cloud. Solutions developed were related to Digital, CRM and Middleware
    platforms. Ensure compliance with enterprise frameworks and meet various standards (PCI, SOX etc). Blockchain
    implementation within Supply chain process, Supply Chain finance & Editorial/ Submission platform.
  • Leadership & Delivery Management – Lead DevSecOps team and manage Cloud projects at Nationwide, Lloyds
    Banking Group, Elsevier & Barclays. Lead delivery of cloud infrastructure for major publishing platform called Evise
    (Top 5 revenue generating app for Elsevier). Setup eCommerce delivery centre for UK at NTT Data – Owned P&L
    KPOs, grew revenue from £50K/yr to over £2 million/yr. Established strong and successful business relationships.
    Excellent management skills including staff management, financial, coaching junior staff
  • Project Delivery – proven skills in all aspects of project management – Prince 2 certified (P2R/618136) and
    delivered solutions using multi-sited (US, UK, France & India) and multi-vendor project teams (NTT Data, Infosys,
    IBM, HCL, etc). Successfully executed projects on time and budget with varying methodologies (Waterfall, Scrum,
    Iterative-V process, RUP). Over 7 years of experience in Program / Project Management, including capacity
    planning, resourcing, budget preparation, vendor relationships. Project size was about £3-8m
  • IT Strategy – consulted on IT strategy in Telecom, Retail, Publishing & Finance sector – Barclays, Nationwide
    Building Society, Lloyds Banking Group, Everything Everywhere, Orange, T-Mobile, Reed Elsevier, Meteor, Kiln,
    Bank of America, and Unisys. Established IT roadmap, rationalised application portfolio, implemented continuous
    improvement changes to reduce total cost of ownership
  • Domain Knowledge – experienced in design and delivery of applications within Finance, Telecom & Retails sector.
    Over 12 years of experience in defining and delivering end-to-end digital, mobile, CRM, Integrations & SOA
    solutions. eCommerce solutions included use of mCommerce (PhoneGap,IOS, Android), ATG (2007, 9.4), Microsoft
    Commerce & Magento