Digital Services

Sparksoft stands on its robust foundation of services and capabilities. This is what makes us so successful in delivering results.

Cloud Services

We aim to provide access to an integrated set of IT solutions efficiently and effectively, resulting in cost savings. Our cloud solution offers expertise in current technologies coupled with a deep understanding of business objectives. Sparksoft brings this experience to ensure smooth operation with secure access to keep business moving. Our team offers AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud certified engineers.

Neethi Dhandapani
Senior Solutions Architect

With a Masters in Computer Applications and AWS Solutions Architect Certification, Mr. Dhandapani is an extremely qualified expert in cloud solutions. Currently, Mr. Dhandapani acts as Senior Solutions Architect and provides over 20 years of experience in delivering complex IT solutions on premises and on cloud environments. His experience also includes 11 years in application development and maintenance of projects in securities clearing, banking, and investment management, and nine years in federal projects for CMS and the USPTO.


Anand Sundaram
AWS Subject Matter Expert

Mr. Sundaram possesses over 20 years of experience in architecting, building, and maintaining business critical applications. He also as over 12 years' experience working on Big Data platforms and large-scale distributed storage and data systems along with a thorough understanding of the SDLC and Agile/Scrum methodologies. Being customer focused and being passionate about delivering an amazing end user experience has helped Mr. Sundaram successfully deliver the right technical solutions across multiple projects. In addition, his day-to-day responsibilities involve examining the immediate and the long term technical needs of organizations in the context of the companies' strategies. He then defines and drives the required IT and technical process transformation to help reach company objectives.

Past Performances (At Sparksoft)

  • CMS/CCIIO Multidimensional Information and Data Analytics System (MIDAS)
  • CMS/OIT HETS Independent Testing Contractor (HITC)
  • CMS/CMMI Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V)
  • CMS/CMCS Collaborative Application Lifecycle Tool (CALT)

Human-Centered Design

We leverage Human-Centered Design (HCD) to implement custom-made solutions, tailored to meet our end users' needs. With HCD integrated in every step of our design process, we swiftly deliver the highest value with minimal frustrations to our customers. This is done through continually understanding who we are serving and why. With these insights in mind, we develop solutions that are useful, intuitive, enjoyable, and desirable.

Evan Katz
Director of HCD

Mr. Evan Katz has over 20 years of HCD experience with a waide variety of experience in Healthcare, Financial, Education and Government. He is the big brain behind all of our HCD processes and works diligently to produce innovative solutions for all of our business processes.

Past Performances (At Sparksoft)

  • CMS/CCIIO Multidimensional Information and Data Analytics System (MIDAS)

Test Automation

As an organization, we are passionate about quality. We utilize Agile methodologies and our innovative DevTOps concept to test during development; providing our customers with insights earlier. This results in more informed decision making, resolving issues at lowest cost, and an overall improvement in lifecycle efficiency.

Harsha Boddepalli
Senior Automation Architect

Mr. Bodepalli is a skilled Senior Automation Architect with over 10 years of experience in requirements gathering, analysis, design, development, user acceptance testing, business process engineering, and implementation of projects. He possesses an MBA and an MBI Level 5 clearance. Mr. Bodepalli is experienced with wide range of tools, including Selenium 2.0, SOAP UI, CALT, Jira, Quality Center, MarkLogic, HADOOP Map Reduce, SQOOP, HIVE, HBASE, and GUI which allows him to provide expertise on all forms of testing.


Prem Kumar
Automation Test Specialist

An experienced Test Automation Specialist, Mr. Kumar has over eight years of professional experience developing Business Intelligence Applications and Quality Assurance Solutions for the Health IT and Finance industries. He has worked on Selenium WebDrier Java Automation for the Healthcare.gov marketplace application creation and also has extensive knowledge in testing ACA modules. His experience with BI Reporting and Testing tools include Tableau, Cognos10, Crystal Reports, Selenium Webdriver, TestNG, Jenkins, AutoIT, and Sikuli. In addition, Mr. Kumar has hands-on experience with Integration, Functional, System, End-to-End, Regression, User Acceptance, and Agile testing.


Sindhu Srinivasan
Automation Test Specialist

Ms. Srinivasan is a seasoned Test Automation Specialist with over four years of total IT experience in designing, development, and testing and over four years of experience in business requirements analysis, application design, development, and implementation. Additionally, Ms. Srinivasan has over three years of experience with Java, C#, C++, and other object-oriented programming languages. To add, she has hands-on experience with Oracle and SQL Server through writing stored procedures, functions, cursors, triggers, views, and creating RDBMS.

Past Performances (At Sparksoft)

  • CMS/CCIIO Marketplace Advisor System Integrator (MASI)
  • CMS/CCIIO Accountable Care Act (ACA) Testing
  • CMS/CCIIO Multidimensional Information and Data Analytics System (MIDAS)
  • CMS/OIT HETS Independent Testing Contractor (HITC)
  • CMS/CMMI Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V)
  • CMS/CCSQ HCQIS Enterprise Integrated Supplemental Testing (HEIST)
  • FAA Information Systems Penetration Testing
  • Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange (MA HIX)
  • Johns Hopkins University Testing Program

DevOps Delivery

Our teams design and build new systems from the ground up, integrate new functionalities, assess current architecture, convert legacy systems, maintain current systems, and more. We work across methodologies, are experienced with a large scope of tools (including open source), and are skilled in mainframe, client server, cloud, and mobile development. We use tools like Ansible, Docker, Puppet, etc. to automate the DevSecOps delivery.

Deepak Singapalli
Operations Lead

Mr. Singapalli is a solutions-oriented Operations Manager with 15 years of progressive work experience under his belt. His experience spans across several domains, including Finance, Healthcare Management, and Information Technology in both Federal and Commercial areas. Mr. Singapalli's work experience is related primarily to CMS. He is a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Scrum Master (CSM) with in depth knowledge of Application Life Cycle Management and CI/CD practices. In addition, Mr. Singapalli is highly proficient in Amazon Web Services and Cloud Architecture, providing cloud solutions for several IT projects efficiently.


Anand Sundaram
AWS Subject Matter Expert

Mr. Sundaram possesses over 20 years of experience in architecting, building, and maintaining business critical applications. He also as over 12 years' experience working on Big Data platforms and large-scale distributed storage and data systems along with a thorough understanding of the SDLC and Agile/Scrum methodologies. Being customer focused and being passionate about delivering an amazing end user experience has helped Mr. Sundaram successfully deliver the right technical solutions across multiple projects. In addition, his day-to-day responsibilities involve examining the immediate and the long term technical needs of organizations in the context of the companies' strategies. He then defines and drives the required IT and technical process transformation to help reach company objectives.

Past Performances (At Sparksoft)

  • CMS/CCIIO Multidimensional Information and Data Analytics System (MIDAS)
  • Collaborative Application Lifecycle Tool (CALT)

Cyber Security

Through our work, we have gained experience in a range of security issues from protecting personal data, to network security. We have developed a comprehensive security management program that is ISO 27001:2013 compliant, designed to ensure FISMA compliance, protect your systems, mitigate risks, and improve overall security posture.

Adam John
Chief Information Security Officer

Mr. Adam John is an experienced and well-versed senior information security executive with over 18 years of experience in the multiple domains of IT and information security fields, including policy, operations, architecture, implementation, and management within various organizations. He has worked with C-level, legal, finance, physical security, vendors, project teams, and IT/DevOps to develop and operate security programs in various environments and levels within organizations.


Sergiy Donets
Senior Security Specialist

Mr. Sergiy Donets possesses over 10 years of experience in the information technology field. Currently, Mr. Donets works as a penetration tester at Sparksoft. He is responsible for understanding and applying specialized knowledge of information technology vulnerabilities and ethical hacking to ensure the utmost security and integrity of Sparksoft projects. Mr. Donets is not only knowledgeable in security but also has experience with networking such as understanding general networking concepts (routing, VLANs, subnetting, OSI model) and more complex concepts such as 5SH port forwarding and 802.1x. To add, he also possesses experience writing scripts and applications in Python, C#, BASH, and Java. With Mr. Donets' technical prowess, he provides tremendous value to the integrity of multiple Sparksoft projects.

Past Performances (At Sparksoft)

  • CMS/CCIIO Multidimensional Information and Data Analytics System (MIDAS)
  • CMS/CMMI Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V)
  • Collaborative Application Lifecycle Tool (CALT)
  • FAA Penn Testing

Data Science

Our data forensics teams scrutinize digital assets and transactions across our Medicare, Medicaid, and ACA Marketplace business lines for program vulnerabilities, compliance risks, and cost efficiencies using AI neural networks and deep ML algorithms. This supports data-driven policies for fraud investigations, NIST-based risk assessments, regulatory audits, HIPAA data breach analysis, and more.

John Cavey
Data Team Lead

Mr. Cavey is a Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and Certified SAFe Agilist (SA) with more than 20 years of Information Systems experience. He has 9 years’ experience with Federal Health Care systems, including MSIS, NMUD, MARx/MCS, MBD, DDPS, EDB and PWS. He has 9 years’ experience as a Data Architect and 15 years Database Administrator experience, working with Oracle, SQL Server, IMS and DB2. He was the Database Design Team Lead for the CMS shared systems analysis (SSA) project.


Dirk Lieske
Senior Solutions Architect

Mr. Lieske possesses over 20 years of experience in designing and building some of the world's largest analyic platforms, including an extensive and varied 12 year commitment to CMS Integrated Data Warehouse where he acted as program manager and solution architect. He is an industry expert for his knowledge of Medicare reimbursement principles and has fostered trust and rapport within the CMS community by understanding driving factors and pressures. He has accrued more than 14 years of experience managing all aspects of the SDLC with a specialization in fraud analytic system architecture and administration.

Past Performances (At Sparksoft)

  • CMS/CCIIO Multidimensional Information and Data Analytics System (MIDAS)
  • Marketplace Program Integrity Contractor (MPIC)