Continuum Expands Engineering Team in Mumbai, India

Posted by Continuum Staff

Aug 11 2014

Many High-Quality Job Opportunities as Continuum Increases Building Space to 46,000 Square Feet, Engineering Headcount to Grow to 150 by Year End 

BOSTON and MUMBAI, India – Aug. 11, 2014Continuum®, the industry's only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed IT services solutions, has expanded its engineering office in Mumbai, increasing its workforce to 120 engineers since January, with 30 more engineering hires planned, bringing the total team in India to 680 people. Due to the company’s rapid growth, Continuum signed a lease for an additional 19,000 square feet of office space, now occupying 46,000 square feet in the Times Square building. The office houses the company’s engineering team along with the industry–leading 24x7x365 network operations center (NOC), monitoring over half a million servers, desktops and mobile devices for the SMB clients of more than 3,400 of its Managed Services Provider (MSP) partners.

“Since the extensive upgrade to our industry-leading NOC in June 2013, we continue to expand and advance our engineering talent as well as our SaaS operations to ensure MSPs can quickly realize greater efficiencies and improved profit margins,” said Michael George, CEO at Continuum. “These advances reflect the company's commitment to help MSP partners lower labor costs by not adding technicians and increase support services to drive improvements in operational efficiency.” 

Michael George was recently at the office for the company’s quarterly board meeting. He announced Ashok Bhandari as Country Manager & Whole Time Director, responsible for leading and directing the day-to-day activities of the Mumbai office, ensuring business objectives are achieved as Continuum drives the business to the next level. Ashok has more than 34 years of corporate and business experience, serving various companies including Unilever, Honeywell and Century Rayon. 

Continuum recently expanded the leadership team by hiring Pratima Sethi in Mumbai as Vice President of Engineering. She has more than 20 years of engineering experience in the software industry. Previously, she spent over 13 years at Cisco in Bangalore, most recently leading the Security Protocols and VPN teams. She held various engineering roles at Cabletron Systems and Zeitnet India, a start-up in the ATM domain. Pratima specializes in networking protocol standardization and has authored Internet articles on IP security. She holds several patents in the networking domain and is passionate about building high impact teams. Pratima leads the engineering staff in India responsible for Continuum’s intelligent Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) platform, along with Continuum Cloud Console (C3). 

All of Continuum’s worldwide engineering is headed by Paiman Nodoushani, Chief Technology Officer & Vice President of Engineering. He has more than 20 years of experience in engineering management and was Senior Director Cloud Products & Solutions for Avaya and Director Engineering & Portfolio Management for Cisco. He is on the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity and a Board Trustee for Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC).

For more information on engineering openings in Mumbai, visit: http://www.continuum.net/company/careers

For more information on the Mumbai office, visit:

http://www.continuum.net/company/careers/mumbai-india-office.


About Continuum Managed IT Services

Continuum is the technology industry's only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed IT services, allowing its Managed Services Provider (MSP) partners to maintain both on premise and cloud-based servers, desktops and other endpoints for small-and-medium-sized businesses. Continuum’s SaaS platform enables MSPs to efficiently backup, monitor, troubleshoot and maintain clients’ IT infrastructurefrom a single pane of glass, all backed by an industry–leading network operations center (NOC) and Service Desk. MSPs leverage Continuum’s pay-as-you-grow business model to scale IT services without committing to long-term contracts and to reserve in-house staff for strategic initiatives. The company employs 800 professionals worldwide, supports over 3,400 partners and monitors over half a million endpoints. For more information, visithttp://www.continuum.net/or follow us on LinkedInand Twitter @FollowContinuum.