Rashmi Gupta

Rashmi Gupta

Work History

Work History
Nov 2012 - Present

Research Assistant (Volunteer)

Division of Medical Informatics, Case Western Reserve University

Requirement gathering and System Testing on projects OnWARD (Ontology-driven Web-based Architecture for Research Data Management) and OPIC (Ontology-driven Patient Information Capture) system respectively.

Jun 2010 - Oct 2012

Business Analyst

Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC)

Worked as a Business Analyst in Life Insurance domain for 2.5 years on Variable, General Annuity and Foreign Fixed Annuity products of CSC's Client Manulife Japan.a) Requirement Gathering Stage• Gathered and elicit client requirements, business needs and project objectives, via Interviews, feedbacksessions, Brainstorming and Client meetings, in collaboration with all stakeholders.• Creation of ROE(Rough Order estimate) and final estimation of work effort.• Analysis of business requirements with System Architects to prepare high level technical design.• Creation of Enhancement Summary and Business Analysis Specifications to document business as well as functional requirements.• Working closely with the Client’s Core-Insurance applications Subject Matter Experts, User Interface Teams for freezing the requirements and sign-offs.• Mapping the clients business processes and customizing the product for a smooth implementation.• Coordinate ongoing Change Controls to the business requirements working with the Project Manager on prioritization and impact.b) Development, Testing & Implementation Stage• Worked/Supporting closely with Development Team to ensure functional suitability and user satisfaction with Product and Domain Knowledge.• Functional/System testing to establish their conformance to the requirements.• Reviewing Quality Activities Pre and Post Release Migrations.• Helped in performing internal/ development/ client audits.• Preparing project related reports for client.• Created Proof of Concepts and Demos for many existing clients for conversion to web based platform, which involved creating a set of mock services and screens to explain the functionality.• Involved in organization-wide activities such as building domain related collateral, conducting domain related training within the company.

c). Others

• Passed LOMA Level I FLMI Certification & Won First Prize (shared) in Business Quiz Competition "Ignite".

Sep 2009 - Jun 2010

Trainee

Merino Consulting Services Inc

Worked as Financial Consultant Trainee on ERP Systems - Baan IV & LN-6.1 FP2- Finance Module

Education

Education
Jul 2007 - Apr 2009

Masters of Business Administration (MBA)

Jagan Institute Of Management Studies (JIMS)

Projects: 

Industrial Project (Management Trainee): Resource Mobilization Strategies,Power Finance Corporation Ltd.

Academic Project: Inorganic growth- A Viable Business Strategy

Prizes:

1st Position, Inter-College Case Study Presentation, 2nd Position, Annual Marketing Seminar

Skills

Business Analysis, Requirements Gathering, Gap Analysis, SDLC, Use Cases, System Testing, System Integration Testing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SQL, Life Insurance, Annuties

Summary

• MBA with 2.5 years of experience as Business Analyst in Information Technology Industry.• Experience in Financial Services and Insurance domain.• Strong knowledge of Business Analysis, Data Analysis and writing Business Requirement Documents (BRD), Unit and Integrated Test Plans & System Testing.• Knowledge of Financial Products tool Vantage One and Wealth Management Accelerator (WMA).• Pulling/Analyzing the Data using SQL from Oracle/SQL databases.• Strong SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) concepts including Waterfall/Agile methodologies.• Advanced use/application of Microsoft Office applications and Lotus Notes.• Knowledge of ERP systems, Six Sigma and CSR ethics• LOMA Level I FLMI Certification, NCFM Certified in Capital Market (Dealers Module) from National Stock Exchange of India.• Demonstrated capabilities to work as an individual or part of a Team.• Good learning, leading, communication and co-ordination skills.

Work Permit

Employment Authorization available on J2 Visa with no requirement for employer sponsored work permit or visa.

Independent Courses

Global Banking and Finance in E-World, Aug, 2009, Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad, India

Financial Modeling & Risk Management: Theory & Practice, May, 2009, Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.

References

References

Ms Navodita Singh

Ms Aanchal Mishra

Mr Vikram Nooyi Dayananda