Seasoned Business Analyst, Business Analysis Trainer/Mentor and Process/BPM Consultant with extensive IT/Business experience across global clients (of varied size and industries). Experience of working across many parts and cultures across the globe such as the India, U.S., U.K., Germany, Australia. Experience of training in Business Analysis and CBAP preparation across individual or small batches from the US, UK. Also have experience of training large size batches from multinational management consultancy and technology services. Proud to be Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) and happy to be ODesk endorsed as Top Rated Consultant. My objective is to continue excelling as Senior Business Analyst/Consultant while adding value to my clients during various phases of a project such as: • Extensive interaction with key stakeholders like users, senior leaders and vendor representatives. • Keeping tabs on governance/quality of organization-wide RFPs/requirements from various application domains, while functioning as the lead on requirements management process team • Active participation and contribution in stream leader meetings • Planning and actively participating in various workshops on solution concepts, scope, requirements analysis and detailed level functional requirements, gap analysis and design • BPA (Business Process Analysis) and improvement. Creation of As-Is end-to-end process maps highlighting the key processes, data(domain) models, rules and improvement opportunities • Creation of extensive documentation of requirements (new/enhancements) in the form of data and business process models, dashboard designs, use cases, user interface models (wireframes/mock-ups) or screen definitions, worksheets containing critical information like user groups and performance requirements • Assisting IT staff (including outsourced teams) in technical design, testing strategy, test case reviews/testing/QA. Creation of acceptance tests on behalf of business teams • Active participation in overall project planning, status tracking, document control, traceability and post closure activities • Extensive QA/testing and reviews of partner integration B2B transactions (data) to ensure those are per specs • Creating Message Implementation Guides (MIGs) for various interfaces including critical business processes related to Advance Shipment Notice (ASN/ 3B2) and Milestone updates (3B3)s • Designing client specific BPM Methodology based on industry best practices • Training and mentoring in the area of Business Analysis, CBAP-CCBA exam preparation, BPM/BRMS, Quality guidelines and process expertise. Successfully trained batches in the US, Canada and India • Member of Business Process and Data CoE (Centre of Excellence) team for a top tier client’s eBusiness team Professional Highlights: • Over the past 17 years , I have worked in all stages of SDLC, using different methodologies such as waterfall, agile, incremental. During all these years, I have contributed in wide variety of engagements as Business Analyst. I have in depth knowledge of BABOK framework. • I have specialized expertise in process improvement areas such as Business Process management Systems(BPMS), Business Activity Monitoring (BAM), Business Rules management Systems (BRMS), EAI and B2B based integrations. • I have worked with several US, UK and Australia based MNCs (such as Motorola, Genworth Financial, Capital One, British Telecom to name a few) on various IT engagements. While building my career expertise, I have lived and worked in India, U.S., Australia, U.K. and in Germany. As part of my odesk based consulting I have worked with several diversified clients located across U.S. Canada, Australia, Sweden and Dubai. • I have wide variety of business domain experience such as end to end Supply Chain, Trading, Insurance, Risk, Telecom, Performance Monitoring, in general web based systems, and ERP processes related to Sales, Inventory, Purchase and Logistics. I have also worked in the same role with small scale businesses as well, plus I have experience creating a small b2C online business setup. • Come from very strong technical and engineering background. Primary specialties include cloud computing, SOA and web-services, J2EE, client-server, .NET • I am certified NLP Practitioner from Australia and have skills to train/coach on the same as well. • Last but not the least- I have worked with global teams in completely remote model or partly remote model successfully for almost 5 years altogether. I have managed to do so successfully with regular communication and sharing updates, using remote access tools such as VPN, skype, teamviewer, GotoMeeting, WebEx along with appropriate preparation for the meetings and presentations. And yes, of course with help of great teams I have worked with.
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I am an internationally-experienced and knowledgeable analyst and manager with more than 12 years working in world-class internet and financial companies in IT operations, quality management, outsourcing and ITIL Service Management. I am also fluent in English (native) and Dutch (NT2-II). I am available for IT projects, process improvement consulting, and translation services. I look forward to helping you serve your customers better!
8+ years of QA, customer and technical support experience, oriented towards constant improvement. Built, trained and managed entire teams with people from all over the world. Highly adaptable and positive towards fast paced cultures and change. Strongly interested in long-term challenges. Even better if working with people all over the globe.
I am Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Professional who is thinking and talking in terms of creating business solutions, not just building software systems.Creating viable solution that unites the business and IT on projects. I am a modeler of business processes using the process/workflow software to create process models which can be simulated, analyzed, and even executed directly by the business,helping the business executives in decision making by modeling/simulating “what-if” scenarios. The most important responsibilities of mine are to act as a communication conduit between the stakeholders and the team . I represent the stakeholder community to the development team and translate the business needs for them. I am usually perform the following on any traditional software development project: 1. Scope the system. Work with key project stakeholders and business people to formulate and communicate the business vision for the project, map out initial requirements and the scope of the project. 2. Interpret business Processes and needs. work with project stakeholders to translate their requirements into something that developers can understand as well as to translate the resulting questions that the developers have into something the stakeholders can understand. 3. Translate technical issues. Breaking down technical and architectural complexities so that project stakeholders can easily understand any issues that crop up. Explain what the developers are doing and why they need to do it, including explanations. 4. Spell out the project details and requirements. work with project stakeholders to identify, model and then document their requirements and business domain details. 5. Test and validation. Work with project stakeholders to validate their requirements and analysis models via techniques such as reviews, walkthroughs and play acting,writing user acceptance test (UAT) cases and be a liaison between project stakeholders and testing team during UAT. 6. Represent project stakeholders throughout the process. the developers treat the BSA as the 'customer' from which requirements, domain information and business priorities are provided. The BSA, in turn, will work with the stakeholders to obtain information and to verify decisions. My responsibilities are to: 1- Identify and model process requirements using Visio , Itp-commerce and I grafx tools 2- Identify and model data requirements 3- Identify business rules requirements ; and test requirements which includes many levels of testing. 4- Manage requirements 5- Help scope the project 6- Write use cases 7- Improve business processes 8- Design screens (or prototypes) 9-Write system technical specifications 10- Determine benefit/cost 11- Lead and manage projects I believe that my strong technical experience and education is making me a very competitive candidate for any Business process and system analysis position. The key strengths that I possess for success in this position include, but are not limited to, the following: ► My experience is over 16 years as business process and system analyst ► I have extensive experience in business & systems requirements analysis with detailed documentation using various methods like process flow diagramming, use-case/ UML diagram, ERD, Screen mockups and Data flow diagramming using Balsamiq, Visio and Smart Draw and multiple process diagramming tools. ► I apply my experience as a Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt in Business process and software requirements analysis continuous improvement for business processes based on Agile/Scrum Methodology. ► I apply all the technical skills such as Critical thinking and Problem solving for identifying improvement opportunities. ► Solution-focused professional with excellent interpersonal and rapport-building skills. ► Responsible, loyal, reliable, and independent with high level of enthusiasm and creativity. ► Self-motivated professional achieve results and have superior ability to coordinate and perform several projects simultaneously. Skills and Competencies · Strong writing skills · Strong logical and analytical skills · Excellent oral and written communication skills · Proficient skills in process and project management Using Agile and Scrum Methodologies · Practical knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean or other process improvement methodologies · Proficient System Analysis and Critical thinking skills · Strong knowledge of industry best practices · Proficient PC skills · MicroSoft Word .Excel, PowerPoint & MicroSoft Project · Database applications like Access, SQL · Strong knowledge of Screen Mockups like Balsamiq, Visio, Smartdraw · Excellent customer service skills · Strong presentation skills Please Review also My LinkedIn Profile :http://eg.linkedin.com/pub/sally-william/22/b84/9bb
I am a freelance consultant and an Excel expert offering my services on the areas of Business Plan, Supply Chain Management, Six Sigma and Business Process Improvement, Strategic Planning for start-ups and on data processing and analysis using Excel and Minitab. I am an internet savvy professional. I am well experienced in a lot of data processing and analysis, powerpoint creation and presentation. I am a professional trainer, engineer, and project manager. I am well versed in English with two graduate degrees in Science (PhD) and in Business (MBA).
Professional Website: http://www.prozaro.com Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/in/shehryarkhan I work with clients to help them in their project needs, provide advisory and execute on delivering value. 8+ years of Management and IT consulting experience in Fortune 100 and Start-ups, providing advisory to increase revenue, cut costs and improve efficiency. Project Management / Business process analysis / Lean Six Sigma / Business & strategic planning / Marketing Plan / Supply Chain Operations / Human Capital (HR) Strategy / Business Case development / QA / CRM / Technical writing / Process Re-engineering / Financial Analysis / RFP/RFI/Proposal writing Web Development / Domain registration / Blogging / Content writing / SEO
Thank you for viewing my profile! Here's little brief about self.. MBA graduate with 3 years diverse experience in agriculture, chemical & retail industry with functional experience in Brand Protection & Consumer Awareness, Project management and Supply Chain, in real word. And recently began my virtual career with Odesk. Successfully completed seven projects (in various field of work) with 5 star rating. An effective communicator with excellent relationship building & interpersonal skills. Also carry strong analytical, problem solving & organizational abilities. I am a detailed and thorough professional believe in delivering quality services with good writing skills. Also carry hands on experience with MS office tools, Word Press
Vijay R. Agency Contractor
Over the last 15 years, my work has been in the areas of Software Development, Software and Service Delivery Management, Process and Metrics Consulting and Operations Management. I have managed projects of various sizes in sectors like Healthcare, Banking & Insurance, Travel & Transportation providing specialist services including Process Design and Metrics Implementation. The last few years have been around Designing and Implementing Business Intelligence Solutions for medium and large clients. I also have considerable experience in Software Testing, and Statistical Analysis. I am seeking challenging opportunities in the above areas to utilize my skills and experience for mutual benefit.
Mark R. Agency Contractor
*North American based - Native ENGLISH Speaker - Corporate and Consulting experience in North America - Expertise in offshore resource management As a senior software professional, I bring 15 years of technical experience with several Fortune 500 companies. My roles have included Senior Project Management and Senior Quality Assurance Strategy and Implementation across multiple industries. In addition to my corporate experience, I have spent several years consulting with start-ups and small to mid-sized businesses to successfully release highly complex technical software projects with great success. I have a Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Six Sigma training and excellent client references. I am also a partner in my agency Core Consulting Services Inc. Our company provides end-2-end Business and IT Management services. Our motto that we stand by is “Good Client Relationships come thru the delivery of Expert Professional Services and understanding the needs of our clients". Here is a high level overview of my expertise: Project Management • Project Mgmt including use of Agile/SCRUM methodologies • Sourcing & Recruitment (including local and offshore resources) • Budget Management • Management of Deliverable Schedule and Project Forecasting • Vendor Relations & Integration • Priority Management & Problem Solving Software Design Management • Strategic Quality Planning/Analysis • Design, Development, Delivery of End-to-End Testing • Automation (Selenium) / Manual Testing • Technical Writing and Documentation • Metrics Reporting • Requirements Gathering / Business Analysis • Business Process Improvement Leadership • Coaching • Mentoring • Team Development • Personnel Training & Management • Conflict Resolution • Corporate Training Thank you for reviewing my profile and for your consideration for me to contribute to any of your current and/or future projects.
Looking for a job in IT. To improve (learn and progress) knowledge and skills in competitive environment. Fast learner. Fast searcher. Basic knowledge of HTML, PHP. Advanced pc user (using windows, linux. macos, aws ec2 - ssh,ftp, console). QA skills: QA core courses. Selenium IDE, basic web driver. Bug trackers - Jira, Mantis, Redmine, Bugzilla - bug reporting, installation on aws ec2, running through their web interface. SQL basics. Java skills: Pre-core (basics cycles, threads, io) JavaRush, level 20 (online courses with practical approach, like codecademy). Main education and work experience: Pharmaceutical technology engineer - execution of high responsibility tasks, drawing up specifications, plans, protocols, organization of facility manufacturing process. Master of quality assurance - drawing up validation and qualification documentation, holding qualification and validation events, choosing appropriate equipment and finding/contacting dealers/manufactures. (On plants, producing medical products for human and veterinary use) English-to-russian translations, commonly technical.