Senior Programmer Analyst, Scotiabank
Contact No. +1-647-***-****
6+ years’ experience in application development, support and maintenance of multiple Global EDI projects including expertize in products like Sterling B2B Integrator, File Gateway, Control Center, IBM WDI, Axway Interchange, Sentinel, WebTrader, GXS AI, Trading grid.
Work Authorization – Canada Permanent Resident
Possess excellent knowledge of design and architecture for Global EDI Gateway/B2B solution.
Expertize in EDI Gateway data mapping products like Sterling B2B integrator Map Editor, IBM WebSphere Data Interchange (WDI), and GXS AI.
Excellent knowledge of designing complex business processes using Sterling BPML adhering to the complex business requirements.
Expertize in EDI Gateway B2B data exchange products like Sterling B2Bi, File Gateway, Secure Proxy, Axway B2Bi Interchange, GXS Trading grid, IBM GUI.
Expert level knowledge of multiple data formats and translations: EANCOM, ANSI X12, EDIFACT, TRADACOM, XML, IDOC, GS1, flat files and CSV.
Excellent knowledge of multiple data exchange protocols: AS1, AS2, HTTP, HTTPs, SMTP, SSH, SFTP, FTP, FTPS, VAN, Sterling Connect Direct, IBM MQ data exchange, data encryption and compression techniques like PGP, ZIP.
Expertize in Workload automation tools like BMC Control-M, Windows scheduler, AIX/Linux Crontab.
Good understanding of Retail, CPG, Supply Chain, Insurance and Banking domain level processes.
Working knowledge of Shell scripting, AIX, Linux, XPath, XSLT, Java, DB2, MS-SQL, C/C++ and MQ series.
Working knowledge of incident and change management tools like, BMC Remedy, HP SM7, QC and Service Center.
Senior Programmer Analyst at Scotiabank, Canada – Oct 2017 – till date
Primary activities include application analysis, design, installation, development, testing.
Understanding the business complexities and providing optimum solution to enable the project execution and achieving business requirement.
Coordination with development and QA teams through various life cycles of the process development and testing.
Senior System Engineer at IBM, India – Mar 2016 – Feb 2017 (11 months)
Communicating with business users, trading partners and on-boarding partners based on requirements.
Daily system monitoring planned system outages and issue alerting as part of various support activities.
Prepare and track Status Reports and Defect tracking with details on the effort and progress.
Senior System Engineer at Tech Mahindra, India – Jun 2015 – Feb 2016 (8 months)
Gathering requirements, monitoring for issues and provide an optimum solution.
Coordinate with various application team(s) during various lifecycles of the project.
Preparation and review of Weekly Status Reports with internal and external Client Application Managers.
Senior System Engineer at Infosys, India – Jan 2012 – July 2014 (2.5 years)
Primary activities undertaken were Analysis, Design, Coding, Testing and Review of Maintenance and Enhancement problems.
Requirements gathering and analysis of enhancement activities to Global EDI application.
Systems Engineer at Infosys, Bangalore – Jul 2010 – Jan 2012 (1.5 years)
Responsibilities included analysis, coding, testing, review and on-time delivery of requests.
Involved in creating support document and various other helpful manuals for support projects
Payment Highway (EDI/B2B MFT migration) – Leading Canadian banking organization
Duration – Oct 2017 – till date
Planning and strategizing the global EDI/B2B MFT application on Sterling Integrator/File Gateway.
In-depth business analysis of the existing architecture and preparing specifications required for designing new EDI/MFT application.
Coordination with product vendors in installation and configuration of the application aligning with the business requirements.
Continuous involvement in project development activities and leveraging the Sterling File gateway expertise.
Participation in all unit testing, integration testing, and system testing cycles.
MFT application support and migration – Leading Europe Petrochemical client
Duration – Mar 2016 – Feb 2017
Working on Sterling File Gateway managed file transfer application for trading partner setup and migration.
Documenting Technical specifications and coding complex business processes using BPML in Sterling Integrator for enabling the partner data processing.
Participation in cutover activities and coordination with different stakeholders during the partner migration.
Status reporting and defect tracking activities during cutover and brainstorming post cutover for process improvement opportunities.
Handling planned outages and system upgrade activities during weekends or extended support hours.
On-going day-to-day application support activities including job monitoring and issue resolution within SLA.
EDI application support and maintenance – Leading Telecommunication client
Duration – June 2015 – Feb 2016
Working on business users change requests and incidents related to EDI data translation/mapping on Sterling B2B Integrator.
Writing Technical specifications, Coding, testing and implementation of data exchange and translation maps for multiple customers of varying complexity.
Participation in brainstorming and process improvement initiatives pertaining to EDI gateway application.
EDI Implementation Wave 1 & 2 - Leading North America BFSI client
Duration – Jan 2013 – July 2014
The project included enhancement of EDI implementation for a North America Banking major in the LATAM region.
Design and Implementation of EDI Gateway application using AS2/SFTP protocol in the client environment using Axway Synchrony Interchange including partner specific customizations for entire LATAM landscape (customized).
The project included implementation of transactions including (not limited to) EDI X12 820, 824, Flat file transactions with trading partners.
Hyper care support post go-live implementation.
Project GEMINI - Leading North America CPG client
Duration – Jan 2012 – Dec 2012
The project was an IS implementation of the CPG client to split into two independent organizations for different business groups respectively.
Design and Implementation of EDI Gateway-B2B Hub application for the split of various business critical processes like OTC, RTR, Transportation, and Warehousing.
Participated in migration of approximately 1000 trading partners across various protocols on EDI application.
EDI Gateway-B2B Hub application support and maintenance - Leading North America CPG client
Duration – Sep 2010 – Dec 2011
Primary responsibilities include working on the business users change requests and business process incidents and providing solutions within SLA.
Coding, testing and implementation of data exchange and translation using IBM WDI and partner on-boarding.
Bachelor’s Degree – B.Tech, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Jul 2006 – Jun 2010.
Secondary and senior secondary education - G.D.P. School, India - Excellent academics throughout the tenure.