Ravi Talsani

Ravi Talsani

  • Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP), Issued by The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)
  • Performed overall Tech management, analysis, architecture, design, development and implementation of data warehousing / business intelligence initiatives since 14+ years
  • Worked on data warehousing projects from inception to implementation and delivered high quality solutions in a timely manner meeting and exceeding the business requirements. This involved working with the top management and executives, business sponsors and IT department
  • Responsible for defining the BI technology infrastructure along with the design of multi dimensional data models and the Business Intelligence delivery solutions
  • Responsible for managing the data analysis, data sources, data mapping along with defining the meta data repository
  • Managed the evaluation of ETL,  Reporting tools and recommended the most suitable solutions depending on business needs
  • Skilled in implementing Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence solutions. Expertise in Ralph Kimball and Bill Inmon’s Data Warehouse methodology
  • Provided leadership roles including client mentoring
  • Managed Development and Migration projects (data migration, source migration and software migration) .
  • Certified training in Kimball methodology of Dimensional modeling from the Kimball University.
  • Hands on experience in following Database and technology tools
      • SAP Business Objects (Crystal Reports, WebI, Universe Design, Dashboard, BO Explorer, BODS)
      • MSBI (SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, MDX)
      • Informatica (Power Center, Data Quality)
      • Cognos (Analysis Studio, Query Studio, Metrics Studio, Event Studio)
      • Tableau, Quilkview
      • Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, Tera Data
  • Knowledge on tools like OBIEE, SAP, Data Stage, ERwin ER Studio, Microsoft Visio, Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
  • Experience working in industries like Banking | Energy | Insurance | Telecommunications | Public Sector | Government | Manufacturing | Energy

Work History

Work History

Texas Comptroller

Information Design Tool, Universe Design Tool, Interactive Analysis
Center 7.1,, Tableau, Quilkview Texas Comptroller, Austin, TX BI Architect. Responsibilities ● Responsible for understanding user requirements and translating those requirements into architected solutions ● Design and Development of new BI solutions(Reports, Dashboards, Analytics data structures, Interactive visualizations) within existing BI platforms ● Maintenance of existing BI platform versions, upcoming product releases and bug patches. ● Partnered with ETL architects and DBAs to close gap between internal business customer's expectations/needs and current system platform. ● Assist with management of the overall Business Intelligence­ Information Delivery development strategy. ● Lead platform architecture/design and development code review process for BI/Information Delivery upgrades and development efforts. ● Provide leadership and mentored team members ● Provided Level 3 support for the production BI/Information Delivery environment ● Hands on involved in quickly troubleshooting problems and optimize/fix BI solutions, where applicable. Center, Crystal Reports 9/XI, SAP Business Objects 6. x, ASP.NET, VB.NET, SQL Server 2003/2005, Crystal Xcelsius, Sql Server
Aug 2010 - Present

Senior Reports Developer/analyst

Business Intelligence Development Studio, Oracle, VMWare. Senior Reports Developer/Analyst ● As a senior report developer in Business Intelligence team working closely with users and business analysts from various line of businesses in the bank to meet their reporting needs. ● Involved in creating mappings, transformations using Informatica Power Center. ● Interact with users and business analysts and gather requirements for the reports ● Hands on report development using Crystal Reports, SAP Business Objects WebI. ● Performed admin tasks related to Crystal enterprise Leon County MIS, Tallahassee, FL