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SUMMARY

  • MBA graduate and experienced IT consultant with 5+ years of professional work experience while working for various clients in the industries ranging from Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Energy, Retail, Financial, Supply Chain
  • Procurements and Telecom. In - depth knowledge of all phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) while working, supporting and supervising systems integration, system re-engineering, systems automation, web based software development & process improvement projects.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Business Analysis
  • Requirements Analysis and Management
  • Use Cases
  • GAP Analysis
  • Business work flows
  • Technical Documentation
  • Traceability Matrix
  • Enterprise Reporting
  • Process Modeling and Mapping
  • Data Analysis
  • Leading JAD Sessions
  • Content Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Microsoft Visio
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Rational Clear Quest
  • HP Quality Center
  • Test Director
  • Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • BI Designer
  • JavaScript
  • PHP
  • XML
  • HTML, CSS
  • VB.Net
  • SQL Server Suite
  • ROSS ERP
  • SAP R3
  • Oracle 10g

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential

Consultant

Environment: Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint, ROSS ERP, Visual Studio

Responsibilities:

  • Worked with the members of the technical and business end user teams to understand the existing ERP system (ROSS Enterprise), reporting architecture and reporting tools (Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services) and identified key technical and business issues in context of enterprise reporting
  • Gathered, documented and analyzed business and data requirements on the reporting needs and created reporting views while performing complex data analysis and data mapping
  • Engaged in an in-depth data analysis using SQL queries on the database servers including the data warehouse to resolve the data redundancy and data accuracy issues while recommending methodologies to improve the future data efficiencies
  • Analyzed and consolidated up to 100 reports & created 20 reports using SSRS and Visual Studio for different sub modules such as accounts payable, accounts receivable, manufacturing and purchasing data.

Confidential

Sr. Business Analyst

Environment: Red Praire, Tokhiem, middleware FPS, G-SAP, CWR, FSC, Fixmer, lekkerland (Accounting systems), Wincor Nixdorf Namous Compact, Oracle 10g, UML, SQL, Java, Business Objects, HTML, XML, MS SharePoint Server 2007, MS Visio, MS Office, Rational Suite, Quality Center, Dashboard and suspense tool

Responsibilities

  • Led a team of business systems analysts while working closely with the project manager on several planning tasks like creating project charter, stakeholder analysis, identifying project activities for work breakdown structure, creating risk management and quality assurance plans etc.
  • Performed extensive research on the current systems and business processes for each of the sites, head offices and local offices to create AS-IS business work flows and data flows
  • Worked on documenting the To-Be state processes and engaged in Gap Analysis for various inbound and outbound interfaces.
  • Performed interviews, questionnaires, surveys and shadowing to gather business requirements from end users, subject matter experts and other key stakeholders.
  • Worked on creating complex process flow diagrams and data flows while performing extensive process modeling to define the detailed business rules and system engine data logic
  • Engaged in Structured analysis and sequence diagrams while converting business requirements to functional specifications
  • Worked with the technology teams to convert the business requirements to design and functional specifications documents and to identify various risks and process improvement areas.
  • Led the JAD sessions with representatives from business, technology and quality to discuss the system design, open issues and to resolve the conflicts.
  • Performed detailed business analysis and data analysis on gathering, eliciting and documenting the reporting requirements; worked closely with the technical reports development team which created the reports using business intelligence tool Business Objects (BO)
  • Performed functional testing on reports and accessed the reports templates and data models in the Business Objects environment
  • Extensively worked with Unified Modeling Language (UML) to create Use Cases, Structured analysis and sequence diagrams while converting business requirements to functional specifications
  • Worked in Rational Rose Enterprise toolset to perform UML based logical, data modeling and business modeling while doing relational database designs with DBAs and solution architects.
  • Worked with database administrators to create and review various as-is and to-be data models
  • Actively led the meetings with the QA managers and the test teams to help in the test plans and scripts.
  • Led the testing phase to test the interfaces and files at every level i.e. source and target files and inbound and outbound interfaces to ensure all the validations are checked in the file, before it updates the head office systems.
  • Developed SQL queries to query the database to test the back end process of the application
  • Engaged in setting up Business Analysis standards while training new business analysts.

Confidential

Business Analyst

Environment: SRM, PRT, SAP, UML, SQL, PL/SQL, HTML, XML, VB.Net, MS SharePoint Server 2007, MS Visio, MS Office, Rational Clear Quest, HP Quality Center, WebEx

Responsibilities

  • Acted as a liaison between business and technology during various phases of SDLC while working through the complete lifecycle of the projects from initiation to closing.
  • Understood the existing systems and business needs while working on various preliminary business analysis tasks including gathering, eliciting and documenting the business requirements.
  • Performed interviews, questionnaires, surveys and shadowing to gather business requirements from end users, subject matter experts and other key stakeholders.
  • Worked with the subject matter experts for requirements analysis for each of the three modules (SRM, PRT and SAP)
  • Led the JAD sessions with representatives from business, technology and quality to discuss the system design, open issues and to resolve the conflicts.
  • Engaged in creating process flows, cross functional work flows and data flow diagrams
  • Performed data analysis and worked on data mapping for the integration of systems
  • Worked with UML to create use cases while creating functional specifications for the new systems
  • Actively involved in the review meetings with the design, development and infrastructure teams over the complete solution implementation of the projects
  • Created sequence diagrams, context diagrams and performed structures analysis
  • Coordinated with the QA manager while assisting in creating the test scenarios and test cases
  • Managed change requests through formal change request board
  • Performed UAT and extensively used Rational Clear Quest to manage defects and to track various software development activities.
  • Efficiently managed project communication through timely and effective status reports, project presentations and review meetings

Confidential

Business Analyst, Test Lead

Environment: Ariba buyer, Ariba supplier, AML, Oracle 10g, HP Suite, QC Tools, UML, SQL, PL/SQL, HTML, XML, VB.Net, MS SharePoint Server 2007, MS Visio, MS Office, HP Quality Center, WebEx

Responsibilities

  • Engaged in extensive research on the current business processes via process mapping, business analysis and use cases; interviewed critical stakeholders, internal users and held periodic business team meetings to gather requirements while using various tools and methodologies
  • Coordinated and executed various business analysis, system analysis, data analysis and testing activities with multiple cross functional teams.
  • Led JAD sessions and acted as a liaison between business and technology to confirm that the application design meets the business requirements, resolving open issues, and change requests
  • Worked on converting the requirements to functional /technical specifications
  • Actively involved in the review meetings with the design, development and infrastructure teams over the complete solution implementation of the projects
  • Managed project communication while reporting project status to stakeholders and other management committees on a periodic basis
  • Prepared and maintained test scenarios, test cases and test scripts in HP Suite of QC Tools
  • Performed extensive data analysis and data integrity testing while creating and executing queries necessary to edit & update data within the database including fields and tables
  • Involved in Integration testing of SRM, PRT and SAP application in an Oracle 10g environment
  • Performed functionality, system, regression, integration, sanity and ad-hoc testing while leading a quality assurance team

Confidential

Technology Intern

Responsibilities:

  • Worked with infrastructure manager, product manager and vendors to understand the business value chain and information flow while documenting various process flows
  • Engaged in writing the technical specifications documents, traceability matrix and cross functional work flow diagrams
  • Assisted in the UAT, testing and validation of the new billing and accounting systems using manual and automated testing tools

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