Mr. Young PM
Graduated from an engineering school in 2015 and joined a leading Business Software manufacturer. Pursued my masters, sponsored by my employer, while working Full-Time from 2015-2017. Although I am yet another techie from India, I believe I have a differentiating career trajectory with a penchant for going beyond my defined duties.
Undergrad School: Manipal University Jaipur
Undergrad Major: Engineering
Age: 26, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: Masters in Technology - Software Engineering
School Name: BITS Pilani
Extracurriculars: Member of LGBTQIA+ employee resource group. In addition to hosting events around the year, I designed and am delivering an inclusion session to sensitize 8,000+ employees regarding LGBTQIA+ issues., Founding President of an international internship club at undergrad that facilitates international student exchange to gain technical experience. Placed 20+ exchange students from 300+ applicants from Tunisia, Poland, Germany, and Belgium. Managed ₹350,000 budget., Author of a quarterly employee news letter that is distributed to 10,000+ SAP employees. Led a team of 6 in writing and editing editorial pieces. We were the first team to publish 4 issues/year.
Title: Product Specialist
Company: Fortune 500
Length of Employment: 4 yrs, 11 mos
Big Life Wins:
1. Promoted 5 times in 4 years to become one of the youngest Product Manager at my organization 2. AWARDED CHAIRPERSON’S GOLD MEDAL for Best Outgoing Student of Manipal University Jaipur, 2015 (Equivalent to Summa Cum Laude).
Post MBA Goal:
Short Term: Become a Product Manager for a customer-facing software solution at Microsoft / Google / Amazon / Apple. Long Term: Lead Product Strategy for a suite of products in a Business Unit of a Fortune 500 Technology organization.