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Data Analyst

Location:
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Posted:
January 11, 2020

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Karan Vohra

***-*** ********* *** *, Ottawa, ON • ada9yy@r.postjobfree.com • 416-***-****

Experienced professional with six years of experience in successful delivery of strategic initiatives to meet Organizational goals with multi-tasking talents in team participation, organization, interpersonal communications and attention to detail in time-sensitive situations.

CAREER PROFILE

•Proven expertise in methodology development, process re-engineering, facilitated sessions, proposal development, functional testing and software metrics and other quality assurance techniques.

•Strong problem solving and analytical skills with ability to work independently as well as in a team (onshore/offshore).

•Experience in creating Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Data based on business requirement for testing.

•Other experiences include application of data mining, statistics and analytical methods, tools and techniques

•Strong knowledge of Oracle HCM, Netsuite, Peoplesoft, SAP Products, SQL, JavaScript, Service-Now and Microsoft Products

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

The Ottawa Hospital 10/2019 - Present

Business Analyst

Serves as the business analyst and test lead during Peoplesoft HCM implementation project at The Ottawa Hospital.

Responsible for implementing Core HR, Time & Labor, Recruiting, Talent Management, Payroll and Compensation.

Analyze and document business requirements for projects and software customizations or configurations by working with Subject Matter Experts, Business Managers, Product Owners, Project team etc.

Understanding existing business processes by designing process workflows and communicating to business on operational tradeoffs between different configuration options proposed by the implementation partner.

Designing and implementing all the testing activities, such as creating test plans, detailed test scripts, test reports and facilitating testing sessions for different stakeholders across multiple modules.

Acts as a functional expert and works with the implementation partner and/or IT to resolve any system and or configuration issues.

Maintain project status records, resource allocation, task details and perform weekly review with the management team

Facilitate project kick off meetings, requirement gathering sessions, fit-gap analysis, usability analysis, design discussions and design checkpoint meetings

Will be responsible for Coaching, training and knowledge transfer of Peoplesoft HCM suite of products and applications.

Ensuring compliance of the new system’s data and security roles with organization’s privacy policies.

Consultadd Inc.

Sr. Business Analyst, Client Carnival Cruise Line 02/2018 – 11/2019

Serves as the business analyst and test lead during Oracle HCM implementation project at Carnival Cruise Line.

Responsible for implementing Core HR, Benefits, Talent Management and Compensation.

Coordinated with various stakeholders for successful transitioning from existing system to Oracle HCM for Core HR, Benefits, Talent Management and Compensation.

Understanding HR business processes by designing process workflows and communicating to wider audience including HR & HRIS management on operational tradeoffs between different configuration options proposed by the Oracle HCM vendor and/or IT.

Designing and implementing all the testing activities, such as creating test plans, detailed test scripts, test reports and facilitating testing sessions for different stakeholders across multiple modules.

Leading defect meetings and ensuring that all post testing activities have been successfully completed.

Acts as a functional expert and works with the HCM vendor and/or IT to resolve any system and or configuration issues.

Maintain project status records, resource allocation, task details and perform weekly review with the management team

Facilitate project kick off meetings, requirement gathering sessions, design discussions, fit gap analysis and design checkpoint meetings

Coaching, training and knowledge transfer of Oracle HCM suite of products and applications.

Analyze and document business requirements for projects and software customizations or configurations by working with Subject Matter Experts, Business Managers, Product Owners, Project team etc.

Generate and analyze defects report, looking for trends, issues, solutions and work-around

Ensuring compliance of the new system’s data and security roles with organization’s privacy policies.

Business Analyst, Client Ernst & Young 04/2017 - 01/2018

•Participated in system designing and conducted requirements gathering and prepared the Business Requirement Document (BRD).

•Worked with client's senior team and process owners during the requirements gathering phase to thoroughly understand existing business processes, generate process workflow diagrams and document requirements for NetSuite’s implementation.

•Analyzed implementation requirements and managed internal specifications.

•Prepared detailed functional specification document which highlighted key specifications and functionalities

•Prepared test scripts and created project status reports.

•Managed change orders & enhancement request with the client which resulted in additional revenue to the company

•Liaised with technical team to create custom transactions as well as custom forms such as PO, Purchase Contract, RFQ, etc as per the client’s requirements

•Developed, launched and managed in-depth KPI's, dashboards and reports for all team functions at both management and individual level.

•Experienced in NetSuite scripting, workflows, csv imports, user provisioning, defining roles and other NetSuite administrative functions.

•Worked on customizations such as fields, lists, forms, pdf layouts, custom records, saved searches, csv imports, providing access to users, adding permissions to roles etc

•Train new and current users on daily functions within the NetSuite environment.

•Troubleshoot implementations, scripts, workflows, and elevate trouble tickets to NetSuite support as necessary.

•Worked on Integrations between NetSuite and other third-party applications such as Workday and Concur.

Cosmic structures Ltd. 06/2011 – 12/2014 Data Analyst

•Conducted requirement gathering sessions and created Business Requirement Document (BRD).

•Collaborated with stakeholder groups across the organization to ensure business and technology alignment. Proposed solutions meeting defined specifications and needs.

•Performed quality assurance, system integration and user acceptance testing facilitating on-time, on-budget and acclaimed “go-live” of enterprise implementations

•Using analytics to identify opportunities for potential improvements in cost containment.

•Assessing and tracking performance of sales team against variety of metrics.

•Review specific business operations, determining and documenting processes & identifying process bottlenecks.

•Define and direct complex data analysis, identifying underlying principles, and then breaking down data to analyze the current state and recommend solutions or alternatives.

•Developed basic to complex SQL queries to research, analyze, troubleshoot data and to create business reports

•Analyzing already existing reports and increasing the performance on these reports.

•Involved in debugging / troubleshooting SQL queries, upgrading existing ones according to new requirements.

•Performed ad-hoc data analysis using SQL to create custom reports.

•Gather business requirements meeting with clients and document the requirements into technical specifications.

•Design and develop the Test Plan, Test Scripts and Test Strategies for the applications and perform execution.

•Created detailed documentation of business and system requirements, process flows, and data models.

•Liaise between business and technical personnel to ensure a mutual understanding of processes and applications.

EDUCATION

The University of Texas at Dallas 12/2016

M.S. Information Technology Management

•Graduate Teaching Assistant

•Data Mining and BI Certification

Kurukshetra University 05/2011

Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application

Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith 05/2010

Bachelor in Computer Application



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