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August 29, 2017

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Praveenn Bhargav

**** ** **** ******, ******** City, OK 73110 405-***-****


Experience as solutions-driven business analyst with cross-functional teams in the development, documentation and delivery of process innovations driving the attainment of business goals. Ability to transform company practices into fresh, cost-effective solutions leading to more efficient operations.


Business Analyst with experience in various domains like Insurance and Retail.

Good understanding of SDLC methodologies like Waterfall, Agile (RUP and SCRUM).

Experience in coordinating with Project Manager in preparing Project Scope, Project Charter, Project Plan, Project Estimates, Schedules, Resource Planning, Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and Status Reports.

Extensive experience in conducting JAD sessions - participated in varied roles ranging from facilitator, preparing visual aids, setting goals and objectives, providing read-ahead materials to participants, etc.

Proficient in writing Business Requirement Documents (BRD), Functional Requirement Documents (FRD) and Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM).

Proficient in creating Use Cases, Process Flows, Workflow Analysis and Unified Modeling Language (UML) Diagrams, Activity/State, Sequence, ER diagrams using Rational Rose and Microsoft Visio.

Expertise in creating Test Plans, Test Scripts and Test Cases from the requirements documents for distinguished testing efforts and User Acceptance Testing (UAT).

Ability to collaborate with peers in both, business, and technical areas, to deliver optimal business process solutions, in line with corporate priorities.

Proficient in the use of tools like MS Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio.

Proficient in coordination of defect management and monitoring the status using HP Quality Center.

Proficient in the implementation of production change management techniques and service delivery disciplines.

Good knowledge on Materials Management Inventory System (MMIS).

Process logistics requests from various management sources. Manage paperwork associated with shipping and receiving duties.

Used SQL Queries for accessing and manipulating database systems.

Effectively coordinated with the Onsite, Offsite and Onshore teams during projects.

Motivated high flier with excellent verbal/written communication skills, admirable presentation capabilities, efficient requirement gathering ability and effectively convey them to other members in the team.


Programming Languages: JAVA

Web Languages: HTML, XML

Data Base: MySOL, IBM DB2, Oracle

Defect Tracking Tools: HP Quality Center, Rational Clear Quest, ALM Quality Center

UML: Rational Rose, Rational Requisite Pro, MS Visio

Methodologies: Agile and Waterfall

Testing: UAT Testing, Unit Testing

Operating system: Windows, Linux

Other Tools: JIRA, GIT HUB, SharePoint, MS Office

ERP, BI and RDBMS tools: Decent knowledge in SAS and SAP business objects.

Working knowledge in Oracle, MS SQL server, MYSQL, DB2, IBM Cognos


Masters of Science in Systems Engineering

Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City, OK

(August 2014 – August 2016)

Majors in:

Project Proposals.

Requirement analysis.

Failure Analysis.

Budget Analysis.

Business Analysis.

Technical Specifications.

Major projects: Ref: (Project Lead :) Deepika.M

PROJECT: Housing for Salukis

Description: The objective of this project is to provide an application which helps students find an accommodation prior, as well as upon their arrival at SIU. For this project we considered using social capital as it deals with the agent’s behavior and other intangible features for this new application. This application exactly shows the local residence suggestion and recommendation to find best apartment and provides best interaction between new students and the residents who are present in local.


Designed Use Case Diagrams, Class Diagrams and Sequence Diagrams using Microsoft Visio.

created a web application pages related to leasing of apartment.

Developed and programmed project with in a team of three.

Worked HTML, JSP and Java to develop application pages.

Experience in deploying web application using web service Apache Tomcat.

Creating database using Ms Access database with different field and used queries.

Environment: Java, JSP, HTML, MS Visio, Ms Acces database, Apache Tomcat.

PROJECT: Online Tutoring

Description: The objective of this project is to design an online tutoring website where learners can interact with tutors and can post their quires and choose over a choice of recommended tutors to get help depending on availability and cost. The tutors are privileged users who can edit the profile and can provide related work tasks according to the schedule.


Defined site objectives by analyzing the application requirement.

Developed E-R diagrams.

Created page validations for the long in users and created registration pages for the users and the staff involved in online tutoring website.

Experience in developing web application pages using JSP and HTML.

Contributed in all phases of development lifecycle.

Supported team by developing documentation and presentation.

Environment: Java, JSP, HTML, MySQL, Apache Tomcat.

Onsite Projects:

Project 1: Automated Rotary Kiln to produce Activated Carbons

Automated Rotary kiln is designed to produce activated carbon product. Activated carbons are best known for its purification purpose. These carbons tend to react on almost all organic and inorganic compounds existing in the mediums of atmosphere (air, water, and gases). The manufacturing process is traditionally followed all these years which has liberal drawbacks that let me research and reconstruct the project with better benefits.

My project successfully given me growth in sale by 29%, quality assurance of 61%, minimum wastage in production to 4%, reduce human errors almost to 1%, increased production rate by 22%, above all is satisfactory client response.

Project 2: Global positioning system for physically impaired people using user input interfacing

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a U.S. space-based radio navigation system that provides reliable positioning, navigation, and timing services to civilian users on a continuous worldwide basis.

My role in this project is to analyze and specify the technical requirements, accessing the stored data of locations, accessing the functionality of the system. This project consists of software team, electronics team, hardware team, testing team and a business analyst.


Business Analyst and Technical writer in IT environment.

Project: PSS My Soft Pvt. Ltd

Client : Life Insurance Corporation, Mumbai, India

Duration : September 2013 – July 2014

Role : Business Analyst/Technical Writer

Description: Life Insurance Corporation is a public sector non- profit Insurance Company that provides health insurance to the individual, families and self - employed. As a BA for the Business System Delivery (BSD) team, I was involved in providing support to the multiple projects through their entire lifecycle.


Gathered requirements by coordinating and interviewing with Subject Matter Experts (SME)s and Product Owner

Conducted Joint Application Development (JAD) sessions and developed business requirements and design document based on business user concepts and specifications.

Created Use Case document that contained the Use Case defining role of users receiving claims, processing claims and adjudicating claims. Also created UML diagrams to validate EDI claim process as per HIPAA compliance.

Used Agile SCRUM methodology for tracking defects and managing the project.

Documented User Stories and facilitated Story Point discussions to analyze the level of effort on project specification.

Analyzing the story point prioritization of Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog to manage current and subsequent release was done using JIRA.

Used MS Visio to design detailed business process flow diagrams and created UI Wireframes and Mockups using Snag it tool.

Experience with TriZettos Facets Application Groups (Cognizant): Claims Processing, Guided Benefit Configuration, Medical Plan, Provider, Subscriber/Member, Utilization Management.

Performed GAP analysis by creating AS-IS and TO-BE documents to increase operational efficiency and alignment of business unit objectives.

Created test cases as per the test plan to ensure the user stories are as per the compliance and accurate and validated the user stories.

Created Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM) to trace the requirements and to make sure the project requirements are being met.

Participated in daily stand-ups, Sprint planning and Sprint retrospective meetings to ensure the team members do not have any road blocks and participated in SCRUM ceremonies.

Responsible for analyzing and validating Claims processing in FACETS

Actively interacted with the client and Technical team to gather requirements regarding Technical specifications.

Performed GAP analysis for new functionality requirements and worked as per rules and regulations to draft Business rules and claim process.

Responsible for checking member eligibility, provider enrollment, member enrollment for the claims.

Develop Third Party Administrators (TPA) to handle all member benefit and payment.

Had knowledge of the state's electronic Medicaid eligibility verification system & the Medicaid & Medicare welfare system and their role in claim processing.

Responsible for checking National Provider Identifier (NPI) and approval of claim payments.

Environment: MS SQL Server, JIRA, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), MS Visio, EDI, ACCESS, Quality Center, Share Point

DB Administrator in IT environment

Project: Iquisitive Solutions

Client: GNIT Institutions

Duration: December 2012- August 2013

Industry: Database management systems (Oracle)

Role: Jr Oracle database Administrator


Working knowledge in Real Application Cluster (RAC) administration including 10g Database cloning, tuning, patching and monitoring concurrent manager processing etc.

Wrote several shell scripts for checking Oracle errors in alert file and database backup log files.

Cloning of application from production environment to test environment and application of patches.

Performing Backup/Recovery of all the Oracle databases using Recovery Manager (RMAN), also setup Recovery Manager Catalog for the same and hot and cold backups.

Creating tablespaces, sizing the system tablespace, allocating default table spaces for users.

Creating users with restricted access, with default and temporary table spaces.

Creating different kinds of partitions on tables and indexes.

Creating roles and granting to users based on their group requirements.

Creating profiles and attaching them with users, performing.

Sizing the SGA, sizing the database buffers, shared SQL area, log buffer based on the requirements.

Oracle Export, Import, SQL*Loader and data pump utilities.

Installing & configuring Oracle 10g, 10g RAC on Linux & RHEL.

SQL issues and Tuning Considerations for Different Applications.

Established and wrote the Database Administrators Procedures document for the IT department.

This document outlines all standards for the DBA group including installing/ upgrading Oracle, creating databases, DBA tools, administration and monitoring, naming standards.

Estimate growth of database size by detail analysis of the company's future policies and generating reports for the management to act in advance.

Clear documentation was prepared on all the processes like program specification, bugs fixing logs & change requests for future reference.

Working knowledge in PL/SQL, SQL and UNIX Scripting (Used to write UNIX Scripts & implemented by Using CRONJOB for Day - to - Day activities.)

Project: Prime World Solutions Pvt. Ltd

Client: MetLife Insurance-India

Duration: November 2012- October 2013

Industry: Insurance

Role: Jr Developer

Description: MetLife Insurance provides a wide range of protection and retirement products through its financial advisors and multiple bank partners, and provides access to Employee Benefit plans for over corporate clients in India.


Developed the application under JEE architecture, developed Designed dynamic and browser compatible user interfaces using JSP, Custom Tags, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Deployed & maintained the JSP, Servlets components on Web logic 8.0

Developed Application Servers persistence layer using, JDBC, SQL, Hibernate.

Used JDBC to connect the web applications to Data Bases.

Implemented Test First unit testing framework driven using Junit.

Developed and utilized J2EE Services and JMS components for messaging communication in Web Logic.

Configured development environment using Web logic application server for developers integration testing.

Environment: Java/J2EE, SQL, Oracle 10g, JSP 2.0, EJB, AJAX, Java Script, Web Logic 8.0, HTML, JDBC 3.0, XML, JMS, log4j, Junit, Servlets, MVC, My Eclipse


Bachelor of Technology in Electronics and Communications Engineering

(June 2008- July 2012)

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad- India

High School Diploma in Math and sciences

(June 2006- May 2008)

Board of Higher Education, Government of Telangana, Hyderabad, India


Certification in building apps for Microsoft Windows Jump Start.

Certification in C, C++ from Microsoft Virtual Academy.

Merit certificate in Space-09 for developing GPS model for physically challenged and senior citizens.

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