Fremont, CA *****.
Around 9 years of professional experience as Business Analyst with extensive skills in working on complex, cross-functional initiatives in a dynamic environment.
Comprehensive knowledge of SDLC, Waterfall, RUP and Agile (Scrum) methodology.
Experience in building the prototypes for demonstration and illustration purposes for peer groups, business partners, or senior leaders.
Expert in design and review of various documents including the Software Requirement Specifications (SRS), Business Requirements Document (BRD), use case specifications, Functional Specifications (FSD), Systems Design Specification (SDS), Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM) and testing documents.
Experienced in comprehensive project management of new business application initiatives, performing requirements gathering, analysis, elicitation and end-user support.
Experienced in Identifying customer requirements, develop test schedules, review testing plans, track and document the development and results of these plans.
Comprehensive experience in Root-cause analysis, SWOT analysis, Feasibility studies, Gap analysis, Impact analysis and Risk analysis.
Skills include defining Project Scope, Business Process Analysis, Business Process Reengineering, Requirements Gathering, Data and Process Modeling.
User Analysis and Research, Cross Functional Management & Collaboration, Problem Solving & Process Improvement, User stories, User Acceptance Testing
Requirements Management Tools
Requisite Pro, MS Visio, Jira, Trello
Agile, Waterfall, RUP, Scrum.
MS Office Suite
Standav Global Services, Santa Clara, California Dec’17-Till date
Senior Business Analyst
Conducted business in person interviews to gather and understand the business requirements.
Facilitated requirements workshops and performed demos.
Translated the business requirements into detailed Functional design documents.
Scheduled steering committee meetings and Weekly Status meetings with client and coordinated with the team.
Movimento Inc., Cupertino, California Jan’16- Nov’17
Senior Business Analyst
Collaborated with cross-functional teams and contributed to design and functionality enhancements for Movimento’s cloud-based platform for automotive industry.
Created user stories, collected and documented new customer requests and prioritized requirements for upcoming product releases.
Worked with change management and transition teams to implement training and integrated legacy systems with new systems and processes.
Supported end users with new requests.
Worked as a liaison between business users and developers to submit requirements and changes, clarify questions and issues.
Collaborated with the QA team in reviewing and validating test plans and test cases, ensuring that the final application catered to the user requirements.
Assisted Project Manager in scope estimation and work breakdown structure (WBS) to meet Project Milestone.
Conducted workflow, process diagram and gap analyses to derive requirements for existing systems enhancements.
HSBC Global Finance Operations, Gurgaon, India Aug’14-Aug’15
Performed data validation of HSBC’s Interest rate risk data for the North American region.
Identified project requirements, defined specifications, determined scope and documented results.
Communicated data-related problems and issues to key organization stakeholders.
Collaborated with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.
Worked with the business on developing business processes and governance to enhance system support.
Analyzed "as-is" process of the existing system and understood the "to-be" process and provided assessment document & created process flows.
Participated in JAD sessions to collect requirements from business user to initiate systems development process.
Participated in design meetings and contributed towards creating architecture diagram.
Indiabulls Technology Solutions Ltd., Gurgaon, India Aug’10-Jul’14
Gathered and Analyzed Business needs and requirements to develop/modify the online trading system.
Presented solution and proposed new features for client facilitations and functionality improvement.
Identified, defined and documented detailed business and system requirements utilizing the system development life cycle (SDLC) methodology including Agile and Waterfall models.
Created and managed documents that outline the specifications, workflow and layout of proposed application solutions. This includes BRD, SRD, CRF, RTM, Release Notes and User manuals.
In depth knowledge of UML in visualizing and documenting the artifacts using Use Cases, Use Case Diagrams, Activity diagrams, Class diagrams, Data Flow Diagrams, Business Flow Diagrams, Sequence Diagrams using MS Visio.
Experience in facilitating Joint Application Development (JAD) sessions, Rapid application development (RAD) sessions, conducting user interviews and acting as a liaison between the customers, development team and testing team.
Collaborated and interacted with business users/clients, developers, QA, different levels of management to align business goals to the required projects.
Facilitated User Acceptance Testing (UAT) with the stakeholders and the business users as well as trained users to use the system configured.
Bird Worldwide Flight Services (I) Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, India Aug’09-Aug’10
Performed financial planning, analysis, budgeting and forecasting.
Provides assistance to representatives of assigned departments in the formulation of departmental budget requests, including necessary documentation and related budget impact studies.
Compiled financial data received from assigned departments to prepare revenue balance statements and historical comparisons of departmental expenditures with requested appropriations.
Handled credit monitoring data to project the growth in business and performed cost/benefit analysis.
Blend Financial Services Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, India Feb’08 –Oct’08 Credit Analyst
Analyze credit data and financial statements to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money.
Evaluate customer records and recommend payment plans based on earnings, savings data, payment history and purchase activity.
Bank Liasoning - Negotiating and arranging funds for Clients.
Software Product Management Certification Sept’17-Oct’17
Product School, Santa Clara, CA
M.S in Engineering Management 2016- 2017
International Technological University, San Jose, CA
Masters of Business Administration 2006-2008 Jagan Institute of Management Studies, Delhi, India
Bachelors of Commerce 2003-2006
Satyawati College, Delhi University, Delhi, India