Project Description

Ajoy Pushilal

Project Manager

Areas Of Expertise:

  • Project and Program Management
  • Solution Architect Professional

Education:

  • Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering – Aeronautical Society of India

About Ajoy Pushilal

Ajoy has over 16 years’ experience in leading IT and transformation projects. With expertise in technology and business transformations, system integrations, devops automation, security and cloud migrations-based projects, Ajoy has managed projects ranging from USD $100k to $16mil.


What Ajoy brings

  • A broad and deep understanding of project management, solution architecture, technology consulting, systems integration and IT operations
  • Experienced working with C-level management and other business leaders on complex projects.
  • Expert level knowledge on Project Management and Collaboration tools such as MS Project, SharePoint, JIRA, Smartsheet, Quip, Trello
  • Cloud migration and hands on experience on AWS infrastructure related services.

Key Clients:

  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Singtel Services on behalf of Tech Mahindra
  • FOX Media Network Group
  • Insys Singapore
  • Alcatel-Lucent Nokia

Key Achievements:

As Project Manager at The Walt Disney Company, Singapore, Ajoy was responsible for deploying multi organisation Fox-Disney integration accounts adhering to Disney’s global AWS security policies and shared services using Terraform and AWS Landing zones. In both programs with Disney, Ajoy was responsible for tracking and reporting integration progress to multiple business heads and oversight Steering Committee mitigating risks and resolve issues ensuring the synergy strategies are delivered as per plan and identifying opportunities for infrastructure optimisation using cloud native features such as spot instances, Just in Time processing, Elastic Auto scaling and deep archiving.


As Project Manager at The Walt Disney Company, Singapore, Ajoy was responsible for deployment of a new Media asset management and orchestration platform which involved migration of legacy workflow and 1.6PB of Video assets across Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore to Evertz Mediator system hosted on AWS leveraging Snowball, S3, Data Sync, Lambda, Aurora, EC2 and PXF messaging integration via Boomi.


As ITSM Project Manager for Tech Mahindra (via Ridik Solutions), Ajoy led Singtel Services Now Implementation on behalf of Tech Mahindra. Modules in scope include Incident, Problem and CMDB in Phase 1 and automated AWS Service Provisioning in Phase 2. Ajoy conducted deep dive workshops for requirement elicitation involving stakeholders from various Singtel departments, organised and facilitated project planning for both phases in coordination with vendor and established the PM framework for governance and reporting. Ajoy chaired daily stand-up meetings with customer, offshore team members and vendors, reviews retrospectives and remove project roadblocks


As IT Project Manager for FOX Media Network Group, Singapore, Ajoy was responsible for planning and delivery management of multiple cloud transformation projects for migration of broadcast operations such as Media supply chain, Playout and Video distribution from legacy infrastructure to AWS. Ajoy Implemented processes for managing RFP’s and vendor evaluation such as managing vendor responses, clarifications and determining weighted rankings for shortlisting vendors and successfully managed multiple vendors (11) through various stages of RFP evaluation leading to shortlisting 4 vendors for Proof of Concept.


As Technical Architect, Global Service Delivery, for Insys Singapore, Ajoy was responsible for the solution architecture, design and presales of infrastructure management solutions and cloud migration (GPC and AWS) for various government agencies. Responding to RFP’s and developing proposals for new opportunities in the areas of managed services, infrastructure implementation, devops automation, security tools, identity and access management, Ajoy led successful implementation of multi-tenant managed services infrastructure and Cloud migration for government agencies in various phases. In pre-sales, formulated process for expediting RFQ response time which led to winning bids of more than $10 million.


As Technical Project Manager for Alcatel-Lucent Nokia, Ajoy was responsible for Greenfield OSS-BSS process and applications for Next Generation Broadband Network consortium consisting of Network Link trust, Nucleus Connect and telco operators.


As Technical Project Manager for Alcatel-Lucent Nokia, Ajoy was responsible for designing and implementing new digital strategy for Singtel IPTV via development of new STB applications for user experience, personalization, and monetizing content.


As Technical Project Manager for Alcatel-Lucent Nokia was responsible for in-place middleware and infrastructure upgrade for entire IPTV platform consisting of 500+ servers, maximizing ROI through virtualization, orchestration and compliance.


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