Shama Keskar is a resourceful, forward-thinking and goal-oriented Entrepreneur, and Technical Advisor. She is a successful Sr Engineering Leader with 15+yrs of in-depth & hands-on experience in Software engineering (Planning, development, testing & deployment) at companies like Google Inc, LinkedIn Inc, Visa Inc and Amazon Inc.
As a seasoned Engineering Leader with expertise in managing multiple large-scale business & technology initiatives, and system infrastructures as well as recruiting, leading and empowering top performing teams, Shama has demonstrated successes in directing the implementation of a wide variety of complex yet innovative solutions to business and technical customer facing products .
Nothing is more powerful than helping other people by providing them with opportunities. I have always enjoyed the bi-directional nature of learning and teaching, both personally and professionally. I have been fortunate to have had good mentors through-out my career. Thus, this has become a natural transition giving back to the community.
I have mentored and coached multiple folks to achieve their career aspirations by listening and being approachable. to become successful leaders, principal engineers and Through Women-Tech I hope to support, encourage, challenge and guide various women through the mentorship program.