Engineering Leader, Azure Identity
Greater Seattle Area
May 2017 to February 2018
February 2015 to February 2018
Chief Technology Officer
April 2012 to May 2017
Co-Founder and Vice President - Engineering, GoGoStat
February 2008 to April 2012
Director of Engineering
November 2005 to February 2008
Cordys is now OpenText
Founder and Chair - Application Architecture Board
January 2003 to October 2005
Hyderabad Area, India
Cordys is now OpenText
Senior Engineering Manager
January 2002 to October 2005
June 2000 to January 2002
June 1996 to June 2000
St. Xavier's High School
High School, 6th to 10th Grade
1985 to 1990
St. Theresa's Elementary School
Kindergaten to 5th Grade
1979 to 1985
Sri Venkateswara University
Bachelors in Technology, Mechanical Engineering
1992 to 1996
+2, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, 11th and 12th
1990 to 1992
What company does Charles Prakash Dasari work for?
Charles Prakash Dasari works for CodeSmart, Inc.
What is Charles Prakash Dasari's role at CodeSmart, Inc.?
Charles Prakash Dasari is Director
What industry does Charles Prakash Dasari work in?
Charles Prakash Dasari works in the Computer Software industry.
Director @ CodeSmart, Inc. Provide engineering leadership and drive success in customer engagements. From May 2017 to February 2018 (10 months) Lacey, WAFounder @ Konube Konube enables enterprises and services providers to manage their private, public and hybrid cloud environments seamlessly through a single pane of glass, providing solutions to some of the key challenges. • Built a geo distributed team from ground up spanning US, Canada and India.• Led the company through pre-seed and seed funding rounds.• Drove the company to revenue. Marquee customer was a large ($20B) service provider.• Built and launched Konube Integrator as a service (SaaS) for Data Centers and Enterprises to visualize and manage cloud resources through a single pane of glass across all major cloud providers, with 99.99% availability.• Built and launched Konube DRaaS that enables Data Centers to offer Disaster Recovery and Planning as a service to their tenants.• Built distribution and reseller partnerships in US and China.• Invited by Microsoft to speak at Ignite, TechEd, Hosting Summit and TechReady.• Featured and exhibited in Microsoft sponsored booths in Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference. From February 2015 to February 2018 (3 years 1 month) Redmond, WAChief Technology Officer @ Schakra • Was part of the executive team of the company contributing to strategy and investment decisions.• Responsible for the R&D budget and P&L. Consistently achieved 25%+ profitability.• Responsible for leadership hiring and building organization wide policies involving people and infrastructure.• Contributed to revenue generation by driving key sales and presales engagements and providing top class solutions to customers.• Led the organization-wide ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management) compliance, including a 3rd party audit.• Led and delivered over 100+ successful engagements across several customers, ranging from Fortune 100 to startups.• Designed and led a team to implement the first version of subscriptions platform for Microsoft Azure, provisioning Azure compute and storage resources integrating identity, usage and billing services.• Architected, designed and led a team to implement the first version of the service management platform for Office 365 (OSP) including monitoring, data analytics & visualization, on call scheduling and incident management functions providing insights and tools to reduce the MTTR on incidents.• Designed and implemented a large-scale Business Intelligence solution using SQL Server and SharePoint to manage service level agreements across layered organizational structures for managing uptime SLA, incident resolution SLAs etc. Increased visibility and accountability across the organizational structures causing the increase in overall CSAT. From April 2012 to May 2017 (5 years 2 months) Redmond, WACo-Founder and Vice President - Engineering, GoGoStat @ Schakra • Built and led the engineering team from ground up, consisting of software engineers, program managers, UX engineers and operation managers. Established vendor relations with multiple companies to scale the team up and down as needed.• Designed and built a REST framework for IIS handling identity, authorization, content negotiation, serialization and diagnostics. • Architected, designed and led a team to build and launch GoGoStat, a consumer facing SaaS that helps users be more productive with social media (Similar to IFTTT). Used OpenID, OAuth, AWS S3, AWS SQS, AWS SDB, MySQL, Route 53 and AWS EC2. Created several highly scalable microservices that comprised the platform, including a distributed job scheduler, a sandboxed rules engine.• Architected, designed and led a team to build and launch 3rd party REST API for building applications on top of GoGoStat platform, the companion mobile apps on iOS, Android and Windows Phones.• Created several pilots and solutions for customers like Vodafone, Telefonica, T-Mobile, University of Washington and SEATAC airport.• Integrated all major social networks including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Windows Live, Foursquare and MySpace.• Launched an internal hackathon to create 3rd party applications on top of the GoGoStat platform resulting in creation of over 15 applications.• Product featured in various top media outlets including TechCrunch, CNN, USA Today, Guardian (UK) and several other TV channels around the United States. From February 2008 to April 2012 (4 years 3 months) Redmond, WADirector of Engineering @ Schakra • Hired, mentored and led the entire engineering team of about 30 people, including Software Engineers, Engineering Managers and Project Managers.• Established highly effective software engineering processes and guidelines for the engineering organizations earning several accolades from the customers directly.• Responsible for high quality code, timely delivery and people development.• Worked closely with sales and was a key contributor for key sales and pre-sales engagements.• Designed and led a team that built the Connected Services Framework product for Microsoft. Designed and built the RDF & SPARQL parsers.• Architected, designed and led a team to implement and host a marketplace on behalf of Microsoft, for WS-* standards based Web Service providers and consumers primarily aimed at TELCOs and developers to integrate disparate web services creating value added solutions.• Ran a multi-day executive briefing for Globe CXOs, a P 16B Philippines TELCO, in partnership with Microsoft to help them build their new research center on top of Microsoft Platform (Windows, AD) and Applications (SQL Server, BizTalk Server, Connected Services Framework). From November 2005 to February 2008 (2 years 4 months) Redmond, WAFounder and Chair - Application Architecture Board @ Cordys is now OpenText Founded and chaired the application architecture board responsible for implementing homogeneous architecture across all applications built in the company on the Cordys platform, spanning the application teams of over 100 engineers. Provided architectural and design guidelines through the board to the application teams in the areas of Authorization, Diagnostics, Telemetry, Analytics and Deployment. Established best practices, engineering excellence policies & guidelines and improved overall time to market for building and delivering applications with increased agility and reliability. From January 2003 to October 2005 (2 years 10 months) Hyderabad Area, IndiaSenior Engineering Manager @ Cordys is now OpenText • Responsible for 3 product lines in Cordys – BCP Integrator, NetProtector, AutoPilot, leading a team of 65+ people consisting of software engineers, engineering managers, product managers, UX/perf/doc engineers.• Shipped various product releases with a geographically distributed team between Holland and India key releases among which are BCP 4.2 and Cordys+, a standards-based EAI platform.• Founded and chaired the application architecture board responsible for implementing homogeneous architecture across all applications built in the company on the Cordys platform, spanning the application teams of over 100 engineers. Provided architectural and design guidelines in the areas of Authorization, Diagnostics, Telemetry, Analytics and Deployment. Established best practices, engineering excellence policies & guidelines and improved overall time to market for building and delivering applications with increased agility and reliability.• Built and shipped Cordys Business Application Framework, which later went onto become one of the key products of the company, Cordys Orchestrator.• Built and shipped Cordys Real Time Fulfillment Apps Product Suite with three products – Kanban Manager, Quality Manager and Business Application Connectors, targeting the manufacturing & process industries. • Envisioned and led a major change initiative, Cordys Continuous Integration, in redefining software development processes impacting over 300 engineers: introduced Scrum methodology for project management, end to end software engineering automation, automated merges and regression test framework. From January 2002 to October 2005 (3 years 10 months) Program Manager @ Microsoft Corporation • Responsible for designing new features for Telnet in Windows XP and in Windows Services for UNIX (SFU), System Utilities & Installer in SFU, within the Windows division and managing the development life cycle for the same, including sustained engineering.• Set objectives, priorities and goals for the feature team to ship products on schedule. Managed vendor teams, their priorities and deliverables.• Shipped SFU 3.0 with major feature additions and merger of MS Interix 2.2 and SFU 2.0 products. Created specs for integrated and seamless deployment, drove the feature team prioritization and delivery.• Shipped Telnet client and server components for Windows XP.Secure Windows Initiative Champion: Championed driving security features and fixes into the product and was a single point of contact to the global team driving security features across Windows Organization.Liaison Microsoft Security Response Center: Was responsible for handling communications, bug fixes and delivering content for public bulletins for security vulnerabilities in Windows Telnet. From June 2000 to January 2002 (1 year 8 months) Product Architect @ Baan Corporation • Architected and led a team of 12 engineers to implement Baan E-Procurement 2.1 and laid the way for common web application framework E-Enterprise; championed product transition from Holland (HQ) to Hyderabad R&D center, incubating and building the team from ground up.• Led the development team of Baan ERP Manufacturing and built & shipped several key modules, including Bill of Materials, Routing, Lead-time Planning, Shop Floor Control and Assembly Control• Designed and developed Assembly Line Sequence Engine, as an individual contributor, which schedules assembly orders on line segments depending on rules controlled by effective dates. Key customers for this product include Boeing & DAF trucks. From June 1996 to June 2000 (4 years 1 month) Engineering Manager @ Microsoft Leading a team building Azure Identity Diagnostics Platform, Azure Identity Virtual Agent, Self-Service Diagnostic Experiences and Secure Data Access for Partners. Redmond, WA
Extraversion (E), Sensing (S), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
3 year(s), 1 month(s)
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