Piyanka Chatterjee

Piyanka Chatterjee

Honors

Beta Gamma Sigma, 2009

Summary

I am a Masters of Engineering and Management graduate with a background in  Information Technology, seeking an analyst positon with an organization that will utilize my analytical, technical and strong interperonal skills.

My interests are in the field of product development and management, market research, project management, organizational effectiveness and development. I am technically creative and have a great passion for learning new things and helping people solve problems.

Work History

Work History
Dec 2008 - Present

Commercialization Associate

Cleveland Medical Devices Inc.

I am consulting with CleveMed and helping with the formation of a business plan. The business plan is for a revolutionary Parkinson's disease assessment device.

The deliverable involved requirements gathering, rigorous research and efficient business writing skills.

Jul 2008 - May 2009

Project Co-ordinator

Case Western Reserve University, School of Nursing

I work as a project co-ordinator for a research study. My primary responsibilties are recruitment of participant which involves screening participants through phone calls, making schedules for data collectors and intervention providers and over all coordination of study. I am an NIH certified research recruiter and have followed strict confidentiality and adherence to protocols.

May 2008 - May 2009

Managing Member

Lake Effect Innovation, LLC

Lake Effect Innovation is a student run consulting firm at Case Western Reserve University. Five students from the Engineering and Management program have revived the  firm to enable it to start doing business again. I was involved in business planning and day-to-day management activities. We were able to fetch two successful contracts which helped us keep the business running.

It was a great opportunity to leverage classroom knowledge in order to solve real-life industry problems.

Jan 2007 - Feb 2008

Infrastructure Engineer

http://www.eds.com

My primary responsibilty was overall infrstaructure management and production support. The work involved complete knowledge of Information Technology Infrastructure Library(ITIL) best practices framework. HP Peregrine was the tool used to streamline processes through business process management. Worked in the service delivery automation team in order to automate service level agreements(SLA) for General Motors.My areas of everyday work were incident and problem management, monthly  24/7 on call duties for global production support, network health care monitoring and mentoring off shore team members. I am also a ITIL Foundations Certified professional.

Education

Education
May 2008 - May 2009

Master's of Engineering and Management(MEM)

http://www.case.edu

The coursework of the MEM program is closely aligned to the present industry requirements. The curriculum included courses like Product Development and Design, Six Sigma, Lean Engineering, Project Management, Engineering Economics, Enterprise Resource Planning, Supply Chain Management, Business Planning, Brand Management, Consumer Behavior, etc.

The coursework was supplemented by numerous real life projects with successful companies like Lubrizol, SIFCO Forge, Criterion Tool, Hamilton Beach Brands and Best Buy.

Aug 2002 - Aug 2006

Bachelor of Science

Pune University

My favourite subjects during undergrad were Feedback Control Systems, Power Electronics, Fiber Optics Communication and Wireless Communication.

My senior year projects were in the field of Fiber Optics and Power Electronics.

Certifications

Certifications

Information Technology Information Library

EXIN