Leadership Team

Khalid Shaikh( Sr. Director, Quality & Audit )
Khalid Shaikh

Khalid has over 14 years of experience in Software Quality testing, Information security and implementing quality processes including CMMI, ISO and PCI standards. Khalid has worked in Software Quality domain for banking, financial services and insurance verticals.

At Aurus, Khalid leads the Quality Assurance and the Security process reporting to VP of AurusPay. The QA function works closely with the PMO to ensure the QA process is an integral part of the overall improvement in the product lifecycle. Under Khalid’s direction the QA team develops comprehensive test plans, and metrics to evaluate the key milestones of each phase enhancements made to AurusPay including a formalized signoff at the end of the development process Under Khalid’s direction our Security group ensures that AurusPay is PCI-DSS and PA-DSS certified and adheres to PCI guidelines. The Security team conducts daily, weekly, monthly and yearly tasks that are planned and scheduled and thereby our compliance is monitored at regular intervals. Internal audits and checks are conducted to ensure the adherence level. His department works closely with Aurus’s external PCI- QSAs. Kahlid is also experience with various software quality testing methodologies and CISSP security domains, HIPPA, SISSA, CISA and BS1799

Prior to Aurus, Khalid has also worked in senior engineering roles at Computer Associates; Aztech; and as an on-site engineering co-coordinator during a UAT phase in Finland for a leading bank in the Nordic and Baltic region.

Khalid has received a Diploma in Computer Engineering from St. Joseph Technical Institute, India. Khalid is also a ISTQB, ATM ( CMMI v1.3), and CISSP boot camp Certified professional.