I seek frank evaluation of my profile. Any guidance, that would make my app stronger, will be highly appreciated.
I have total of 6.5 Yrs of IT experience with 3 plus years of international exposure.
Current Employer: : Wipro Technologies. (Total 3months)
Current Role and Position: I am working as Associate Consultant at a pharmaceutical client, USA. Here I am doing consulting in Material Data Management project which includes material master data creation for Warehouse / Non-Warehouse / Raw / Hazardous / Non Hazardous materials in SAP ERP. My role involves transforming Material Management / product Management buisness requirements into functional requirements which are used by the technical team for solution designing.
Previous Employer : Infosys Technologies ( 6 years and 2 months )
Previous Role and Positions : I have worked as Team Lead at various clients as a member of onshore teams. In my last project, I have handled a team of size 12 people ( both onshore and off-shore ). I was actively involved in the strategy planning for different solution implementations.
1) Have return a organization wide utility that helped train new technical recruits in SAP ERP.
2) Have been rewarded with SPOT AWARD as token of appreciation for my outstanding contribution to project.
3) Have played the role as Knowledge Management mentor across 6 locations in Infosys. My role included coordination among different teams across technologies for initiating knowledge management sessions and over seeing their execution.
Bachelor Of Engineering in Bio Technology from Panjab University --- 65 %
12th CBSE -- 82%
10th CBSE -- 10%
Reason for seeking MBA:
I am technology lover and gets very excited with new technology and closely follow their journey, right from the inception. This along with my career in IT software development has led to keen interest in product development and consulting. So with my MBA, I would like to enhance my career in more focused product development and promotion market. Over the period of career, I have written and promoted numerous tools and software for internal customers which have been widely accepted. So I want a program that helps me building sound understanding of technology product development and provide keen insight what goes in to their promotion.
Dream Schools -- Not sure on Safe ones ( suggestion invited ) but have applied to ISB , Hyderabad recently.
University of California, Berkley HAAS --> Would die to be here... This is right in the technology hub where most of the product inception happens.... This is my dream !!!
Tepper Business School : I have researched and found, this school has focused Consulting recruitment and has most of it coming from IT. So this suits my after MBA aim of furthering my career in technology consulting.
I am open to any ideas and suggestions. Do let me know if I need to add more details to make things clearer for better evaluation.
You have a competitive profile for both Haas and Tepper. If you would like help with your application,
please let me know.
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