Ashwani Kumar

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Telecom Provisioning Solutions Specialist.


Telecom Solutions Architect with a passion to help fast-paced emerging companies grow.

Working For Everything Everywhere IT Division as Subject Matter Expert in Telecom Domain. Experience of working with France Telecom Group IT provisioning in the OSS domain - SCA (Service Configuration & Activation).
Provisioning Solution for Mobile, TV-Services, IMS and Fixed Domains). Involved in the project across various business units, stakeholders & cross-functional project teams – FT/Orange Subsidiaries, FT/SCA skills center, FT-Group Network & Platform Owners, internal FT-Group organization and various skill centers (Volubill, BSCS, IN etc).

  • Expert in Kabira Infrastructure switch (KIS), Kabira Provisioning and Service Activation (KPSA), and Kabira Extended Call Records (KxDR).
  • Experience in design and development of applications using KIS, KPSA for Telecoms provisioning applications.
  • Experience in C++, Unix, PL/SQL, Kabira Infrastructure switch(KIS), Telecom provisioning and service activation ( using KPSA).
  • Strong understanding of Algorithms and Data structures with good hold on programing logic. Good experience in OOPS concepts.
  • Experience in software design and development on technologies such as Java, J2EE, Kabira, C, C++ and Unix shell scripts.
  • Experience in testing, integration, deployment, technical support and client interaction activities.
  • Proficiency in modeling tools like IBM BPrime, Rational Rose and Software design using UML, and IDEs such as Eclipse.
  • Proficiency in Database access and custom Object Persistence using JDBC.
  • Proficiency in Web Component Development using Java Servlets. Web Services Development using Axis2.
  • Knowledge of Comptel Instant Link Tool for Provisioning and Service Activation
  • Skills

    JAVA, J2EE, C++, KPSA, Kabira Action Language, KxDR, Ruby on Rails, Git, SVN, SOAP, XML, XSLT, Oracle, OOAD, WebServices, Telecom Mediation Systems, Telecom Provisioning systems, App Deployment on Cloud (Heroku).


    Everything Everywhere - EE (Bristol, UK)

    Subject Matter Expert [ May 2013 - Till Date ]

  • Improve the technical quality of the group and project team by helping the manager to identify areas of development for the engineers as well as providing high quality service delivery.
  • Mentor team and other technical leads. Conduct face-to-face meetings with variouus stakeholders. Drive learning and development opportunities. Ensure technical readiness; influence teams technical development.
  • Manage customer escalation and provide appropriate help. Report feedback to groups, advising on potential software/process improvements.
  • Facilitate the timely resolution of customer issues and case escalations, mentoring team in critical situations. Contribute to automate process and internal tools development.
  • France Telecom - Orange (Lannion, France)

    Functional Architect [ Oct. 2012 - April 2013 ]

  • Client Interfacing, Project Management, Business & Techno-functional Consulting, Software Delivery Management, Business Requirements management, Producing Business Proposals & presentations to clients.
  • Worked across various Technologies & Domains – Mobile, TV Services, IMS, and Fixed Access Domain.
  • Point of contact for 24+ Member country organizations and Orange Subsidiaries across Europe and EMEA Region for Service Configuration and Activation (SCA)
  • France Telecom - Orange (Lannion, France)

    Onsite coordinator - Group Core Components (GCC) [ March 2011 - Sep 2012 ]

  • Provided technical specification and oversee enhancement to the software.
  • Responsible for best in class quality of the delivered product.
  • Provided Functional estimation for new features.
  • Tracking development progress and reporting through client interaction
  • Provided expert (technical/architecture/business) assistance when required
  • Analysis of impact on existing and technical choices.
  • France Telecom - Orange (Lannion, France)

    Technical Expert [ Dec 2010 - Feb 2011 ]

  • Responsible for Various studies in Mobile, TV, Fixed Line areas.
  • France Telecom - Orange (Grenoble, France)

    Onsite coordinator - End 2 End Provisioning application [ March 2010 - Nov 2010 ]

  • Detailed requirement gathering.
  • Contributing in better design by reviews and analysis.
  • Status reporting with on-site/offshore project Coordination.
  • Work effectively with team and clients.
  • Acceptance support contact.
  • Production defects analysis
  • Education

  • Corporate-Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration  - Symbiosis Center of Distance Learning, Pune, India
  • Masters Degree in Computer Application  - Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, India
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Application  - Kumaun University, Nainital, India
  • Certifications

  • Certified SCRUM Master  - SCRUM Alliance
  • Certified for Online course on SaaS.  - UC Berkeley, California
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    Personal Passions

  • Movie enthusiast.
  • Swimming, Roller Skating.