Vivek Mathur, current President of STeP-IN Forum, manages process and contractual compliance for the Delivery teams, Security Training and Awareness, and Information Risk Management for Mindtree. He was Head of Specialised Test Engineering Services from 2018 to 2020.
Vivek was leading the Bangalore centre and leading the delivery organization for Indium Software (India) Limited, and driving Automation, Performance, Security testing, as well as Game Testing via its subsidiary, iXie Gaming.
He had set up the Quality Engineering organization in Altisource Labs, bringing in DevSecOps, Metrics based management, automation, and performance testing across multiple applications in varied technology stacks, covering the entire application lifecycle.
Vivek matured the Quality Engineering organization for McAfee India (now Trellix). During this time, he broke product silos and nurtured Special Interest Groups that formed the basis for future corporate-wide Secure Development, White Box, and Agile initiatives.
Vivek set up the Testing Line of Business for Intelligroup (now NTT Data), providing testing services, with functional automation accelerators for SAP & Oracle implementations and upgrades.
An early member of Infosys Independent Validation Solutions team, he handled large and distributed teams for Insurance, Transportation, & Education clients. He had been a part of the onsite client interface team for a 50 Mn client, where he led analysis and development of software for a completely new line of business taken up by the client.
Vivek has an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, and started his work life in the Indian Railways Service of Mechanical Engineers (IRSME).
He keenly follows the changes in the Testing and Quality space, and its interaction on Information Security. He is passionate about software quality, and in assisting the growth and development of Application Quality practitioners such as yourselves.