Aruna Ragu

Aruna Ragu

Certified Scrum Product Owner and IRE Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering 

Work History

Work History
Jul 2014 - Jun 2015

Developer, TDS

Bombardier Transportation(I) Ltd

TDS Programming tool (TDS-PROG Tool)– It is a GUI based tool used by Application

Engineering and Maintenance Functions for configuring train diagnostic system.

We the project team in India did the complete development of this tool from scratch.

Tool usually has 2 releases every year for the TCMS Platform. Have worked for enhancements and change requests in the life cycle of the tool development and maintenance.


  • Analyzing the customer needs & preparation of proposals
  • Working on design development and code (C++/Qt)
  • Completely involved in the whole development process till the release. Also handled the DEA gates.
  • Supporting end customers by resolving issues.
Jul 2005 - Jun 2014

Product Owner-Tools & Diagnostics

Bombardier Transportation(I) Ltd

Product Owner – Tools & Diagnostics (Since June 2014)


Working as Scrum Product Owner for TCMS Tools and Diagnostics department. Responsible for handling all the diagnostics and maintenance tools. These tools are used in train diagnostic configuration, Uploading and analysis of the data.



  • Project planning in terms of resources, cost/effort (aligned with site specific business goals), schedule and scope
  • Project monitoring and adaptive planning through execution of product development projects using Agile methodology and Scrum Principles
  • Managing the interfaces outside of the development team
  • Risk management for vehicle project commitments
  • Product Backlog management
    • Prioritization of the BIs constantly as per the release plan, upcoming vehicle project issues, and known defects, long-time requested missing features, user forum input, usability and strategic planning.
    • Continuous refinement, technical clarification and estimation of Backlog items
  • Alignment of Product Requirements and overall product concepts (architectures,
  • User interfaces and tool chain integration) with product lead, product architect and other stakeholders
  • Project and product change management
  • Product release management
  • Product improvement initiatives
  • Preparing and aligning the product strategies
  • Securing, maintaining and developing core know-how for the product domain keeping the committed delivery dates (considering budget etc.)
  • Delivering according to revised roadmap, received user forum inputs and also Alignment with vehicle projects
  • Delivering product and user documentation with quality also including non-functional aspects like reliability, maintainability and required safety
  • Defining, aligning and executing mitigation measures in case of delay in the commitments
  • Status reporting to product team manager and product lead about ongoing work, the timelines and issues being faced
  • Planning for management office (time writing)

Providing timely user support in handling tool issues

Jul 2005 - May 2006

Team Member, Tms

Time Table Builder Tool

Time Table Builder Tool – GUI tool used for train’s time table handling in the TMS (Train Management System) for Western Railways, Mumbai.


  • Enhancements and Bug Fixing for Time Table Builder Tool
  • Putting all the sources in the Configuration Management System
Oct 2003 - Jun 2005

Freelance Designer

Time Table Builder Tool

Panel of Doctors

Worked as freelancer. Created Patient Management System - GUI based tool for the

patient data management.

Jan 2002 - Oct 2003


Jan 2002 - Oct 2003

Team Member

Advanced Electronics Systems

Advanced Electronics Systems                                         January 2002 — October 2003


Team Member, Remote Monitoring System of CP               

This is basically a research project being developed for interfacing through front

End GUI tool to all the remote CP (Cathode Protection) points through GPS and

controlling the same at a centralized location.


  • Coding & Documentation
Nov 1999 - Jan 2002

Project Assistant

Bombardier Transportation(I) Ltd
Nov 1999 - Jan 2002

Project Assistant

India Institute of Science

Project Assistant, HRV – Heart Rate Variability


GUI tool used for the patient diagnosis purpose. Analysis of the ECG - wave from is done through this software using the PDS of the ECG. Frequency analysis and time domain analysis gives the spectrum and the statistical reports which are used in the medical lines usually for diagnosis of the heart problems. This project deals with taking the fast Fourier transform of the ECG wave form and obtaining the high frequency spectrum from which the VLF, LF, HF band are chosen for drawing the report.


  • Coding & Documentation







Delivery Date


1953 - 1954



Software Development Life Cycle

E2E Project Management

Budgeting / Cost Control

Delivery Management

Quality Assurance & Control

Risk Management

Certification and Trainnings

Certified Scrum Product Owner (Membership ID: 000348572)

IREB Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering  (TUVSA/2014/IREB/0001/0012/0006)

Trained for DOORS Tool

Trained for Dimensions Tool

  • C# Programming Workshop
  • Qt Programming Workshop
  • Seven habits workshop
  • Product owner workshop
  • Project Management workshop