Pratibha Shambhangoudar

Pratibha Shambhangoudar

Engineering Lead at Target

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My next available slot is

  • Wednesday 1st Jun7:00 PM (GMT)

I am passionate about developing innovative products or solutions, bringing technology to the masses in a meaningful manner. A breadth of experience in engineering leadership, entrepreneurship, software development, technology consulting, R&D spanning from Supply chain, retail, banking, healthcare, and video-gaming industry. Five years into engineering leadership/management experience, I have worked on several cross-functional initiatives like operationalizing the online subscription service for meal kits and the impacted areas had $112 million in sales. Managed global teams across North America, Asia Pacific, and the EU. Led the initiative to automate the process of multi-datacenter high availability. Some of the applications I have led the development efforts for range from backend technologies like Kotlin, java, microservices, Kafka, android development to AI technologies like natural language processing, Deep learning, conversational systems, Question answering systems using BERT. With over 15 years of experience as an engineering lead, I have managed global teams of up to 21 software engineers and data scientists. Cofounded a startup in the video analytics space and developed a B2C app using machine learning and NLP.

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5 Years


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Computer Software

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Influencing Without Authority (Servant leadership)

2 September

Pratibha Shambhangoudar, Senior software engineering manager (emip) at Target, shares how to influence without authority, demonstrating how to use your technical expertise to enable the team.

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New Manager
Taking a Leap of Faith: My Career Path

2 September

Pratibha Shambhangoudar, Senior Software Engineering Manager (emip) at Target, tells of her determination and courage to venture into different fields and make the most of the existing opportunities.

Personal Growth
Career Path
Managing a Report With Communication Issues

2 September

Pratibha Shambhangoudar, Senior Software Engineering Manager(emip) at Target, dissects how she handled a report with poor communication skills and how reverse mentoring brought unexpected changes in a short while.

Personal Growth
Internal Communication
Coaching / Training / Mentorship
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