I am currently open to Product Management roles (Internship and Full time). I am eager to change the way every product is perceived and want to redefine product experiences.

Resume: Anirudha Resume

Education:

Duke University

Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

Master of Engineering Management- Product Management Track; GPA: 3.9/4.0

Relevant Coursework: Marketing, Finance, Design Thinking and Innovation, Competitive strategies, Data analytics, Product Management in High Tech Industries, Business law, IP law, Management in High Tech Industries, Innovation Management.

Ramaiah Institute of Technology

Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, KA, India

 Bachelor of Engineering – Electronics and Communication Engineering; GPA: 3.91/4.0

Relevant Coursework: Machine Learning, Neural Networks and Deep Learning, VLSI design, Intelectual Property Rights, Management, Constitution and Professional Ethics.

Experience:

Bitsian

Associate Product Manager: Student Consultant – Bitsain, New York, USA                                                          Bitsain is an online cryptocurrency trading platform

  • Collaborated with 5 users and developed customer journey maps to gather product requirements for a fin-tech product
  • Created a payment feature with initial wireframes and workflows which increased the customer acquisition by 15%

 

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)

Product Development Intern – Indian Space Research Organization, Bengaluru, India                            ISRO is the Space agency of Government of India 

  • Ideated and shipped a software product that determined the angular velocity of satellites with an accuracy of 97.89%[1]
  • Coordinated with the top executives of ISRO to launch the product in ISRO’s first human mission to space
  • Helped the engineering and design teams evaluate trade-offs which reduced the risk of satellite trembling by 400%
  • Developed product roadmaps, co-created success metrics and suggested improvements to KPIs for a $200M project

Product Strategy Analyst: Kashyap creations, Bengaluru, India                                                                                     Kashyap Creations is a small-scale industry which sells artifacts and religious products

  • Interviewed 192 customers and defined user stories and to introduce a new product line in the small-scale industry
  • Revamped the go-to-market strategies which improved the sales by 37% and increased the revenue by 18%
  • Cultivated strong relationships with 9 external B2B and B2C businesses thereby increased customer reach by 30%
  • Analysed past 3 years of data to identify a major flaw and developed a business strategy that saved $120,000 annually

Academic and MEMPDC Club projects:

Compass Youth Center

Design Thinking Consultant, Compass Youth Center, Durham, USA                                                                       Compass Youth center is an NGO that is working to provide better STEM education to K-12 students

  • Interviewed 4 users to identify pain points and strategized the marketing methods to improve donor funding by 15%
  • Redesigned the advertising strategy to increase donor reach at 10% lesser costs by improving social media presence

 

PushEngage

Student Consultant, PushEngage, Wilmington, USA                                                                                                              PushEngage is a web-based push notification provider

  • Conducted market research to define the product scope and identify key metrics to improve user engagement
  • Revamped the current SaaS pricing to tailor the needs of 4 prioritized segments and offer a unique value proposition

Leadership Experience:

President, Product Management Club, Duke University, Durham, USA

Duke University

  • Negotiated with 5 companies to establish industry projects assisting 32 students to gain hands-on experience
  • Developing a mentorship program for over 60 aspiring Product Managers to assist in interviews and workplace
  • Founded the inter-university Product Management forum to assist over 200 students achieve collaborative growth

Student Ambassador, Duke University, Durham, USA

Duke University

  • Engaging with more than 500 prospective students and serving as lead contact for all volunteering events
  • Conducting spotlight interviews with faculty and students to bring about enhancements in career fairs

Ramaiah Institute of Technology

Student Ambassador, Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, India

  • Represented over 4,500 students in the governing body meeting to improve the institute’s vision and mission
  • Raised $7,000 sponsorship for the annual fest and publicized the event to make over 400 registrations
  • Improved parking and optimized traffic congestion by 20% and helped enhance the quality of food in the cafeterias

President, Postal Colony Youth Association, Bengaluru, India

  • Led a team of 150 youths and raised over $5,000 to organize free health check-ups to senior citizens and orphans
  • Reduced public defecation by 80% by building public toilets with the help of local governing body in a village Avathi
  •  Mentored over 700 students and rural masses on lessons of hygiene and the importance of preserving nature

Skills and Tools

Product Management: Jira, Agile, Trello, Balsamiq, InVision, Wireframe, Proto.io, Kanban, SDLC, Confluence, MS Visio, Sketch

Programming Languages: Python, MATLAB, C, SQL, MS Excel, Tableau, Google analytics