Lakshmi Narasimhan Raghavan

Work History

Work History
Jul 2006 - Jul 2009

TEST ANALYST

HEXAWARE TECHNOLOGIES LTD.

Key accomplishments:• Provided excellent Customer service by interacting with the business analysts and clients. • Involved in business requirements analysis, developing test cases, test scripts and test plans. • Trained new team members on the project and Organizational goals.• Provided support for production testing of reservation systems.

Participated in the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).• Led a team of 4 during test automation phase of the product AIRCORE.• Instituted the library access structure for the automation project using VSS software for restricted access.• Launched and integrated test execution files for successful deployment of product, locally and on-site.• Provided training on the Automation tool for teams.• Performed careful analysis of team strengths and allocated work for the team members accordingly.• Monitored the work progress by tracking it with the execution plan. • Performed Risk analysis and prepared a blue print for identified risks.• Based on the identified risks, process improvements were incorporated and improved the project efficiency. • Coordinated with teams through status reports and suggest actions in case of slippages. • Coordinated with Quality control team in SCM (Software Configuration Management) activities and audits. • Conducted defect analysis and held defect prevention review meetings as a Defect Prevention Coordinator. • Played instrumental role in developing the automation framework for the project.

Education

Education
Aug 2009 - Present

M.S

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, ARLINGTON

GRADUATE PROJECTS:Statistical Analysis and Data Interpretation: Performed statistical data analysis on parameters influencing turbine power plant output using SAS (Statistical Analysis Software) and designed both simple and multiple linear regression model for the power plant output .Analysis of Queues and Non-Linear systems: Performed analysis of queues in a system and interpreted the effects of queue parameters on the system using TORA – Optimization Software. Conducted Non-Linear system analysis using LINGO and provided feasible solutions for a stable system.Research paper on Systems Engineering: Analyzed and presented a research term paper on Systems engineering. Key concepts include System Integration, Configuration Management and evaluation of System.

Skills

Skills

SPECIALITIES

Understand business requirements . Statistical Data Analysis using SAS . Simple & Multi Linear Regression analysis . Enterprise business modeling . Process improvements . Market Research . Engineering Economics . Optimization and Simulation . Metrics and Measurements . Configuration Management

Summary

A highly resourceful, tech savvy graduate student with 3 years experience as Test Analyst and possesses strong Statistical and data analysis skills. Highly detail and result oriented professional with ability to build strong relationship with strategic partners as well as consensus across multiple organizational levels. A motivated self-starter and highly and has a niche for delivering highest quality product while meeting Organizational goals.

Interest

  • SAS Programming
  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • Business Intelligence
  • Market Research
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Business Modelling

Objective

Graduate student seeking Summer Intern positions to positively impact a Organization

Certifications

Certifications

NATIONAL CERTIFICATION ON CAPITAL MARKETS

NSE - NATIONAL STOCK EXCHANGE

FINANCE FOR BEGINEERS

LOYOLA INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

CERTIFIED TEST ANALYST

ISTQB