With an illustrious career spanning over 20+ years, Konda Reddy is a distinguished figure in the realm of Quality Assurance (QA) and Test Management. Currently steering the QA transformation at Red Wing Shoes, Minnesota, Konda’s expertise is both vast and varied. He proudly possesses a rich background in IT and management, notably with his decade-long experience encompassing project management, test management, e-commerce web applications, and ERP application testing, with a particular emphasis on SAP HANA and Oracle.
His professional trajectory has witnessed esteemed roles such as the Senior Manager of Quality Engineering at L&T, the Sr. QA Manager at NTT DATA Services, and the SAP Test Manager at Johnson Controls. These roles not only honed his technical prowess but also underscored his knack for leadership, especially in global team management, vendor management, and test center excellence setup. Peers and industry leaders have consistently lauded Konda. His remarkable ability to innovate, drive cost-effective QA strategies, and effectively communicate complex architectural solutions stands unparalleled. Testimonials frequently cite his meticulous approach, adaptability, and unyielding commitment to quality. Konda is also a certified professional, with notable credentials from Tricentis, GAQM, and the TMMi Foundation. At the upcoming SAP SIT event on 17th September in Brookfield, WI, Konda will be illuminating the audience on best practices for selecting testing tools and strategies for HANA migrations. He will underscore the criticality of automation testing and share invaluable real-life experiences on the pivotal role of testing tools in S/4 HANA migration. With Konda on the dais, attendees are in for a comprehensive overview of quality assurance and test management in today's dynamic tech landscape.