Sacchidanand B. Kasale

Cell No +91 9823999374

sacchidanand@gmail.com

CURRICULUM VITAE

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Professional Summary

  • Overall 5.8 years of total IT work experience, in which 3yrs+ of Testing Experience.
  • 4.7 years of experience with “Capgemini India Pvt. Ltd. Pune” (Former Kanbay Software (I) Pvt. Ltd) as a “Consultant”.
  • Recently was engaged with “Citigroup” for “Capital Market – Basel II Analysis and Support” –Database/ Manual Testing.
  • Currently engaged with Netherland BU.
  • Prior to Capgemini (Kanbay), about to 1.2 years of tenure with “DGP Hinoday Industries Ltd”, was engaged in manual testing – User Interface, implementation and coordination with in-house resources/ Vendor testing activities.
  • Worked in co-ordination with client on testing activities.
  • Exposure with Mercury Quality Center for overall testing management.
  • ISTQB Certified. QC Certified. Basic QTP Skills. QTP Certified.

Professional Experience

1. Capgemini India Pvt. Ltd. Pune - From Nov 2003 to Till Date.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Understanding the business requirements and testing scope.
  • Scenario identification, test case writing and test data preparation.
  • Co-ordination with ONC, client and developers on testing activities.
  • Involved in the project and processes related training programs to the team and simultaneously focus on team building.

Summary of projects

Project: Capital Market – Basel II

Duration: June 2007 – June 2008

Client: Citigroup

Role: Team Lead

Since June 2007, worked for Citigroup client on B2NCR project. (Basel II Non CMB Risk Weighted Assets).

Basel II is the second of the Basel Accords, which are recommendations on banking laws and regulations issued by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision. The purpose of Basel II is to create an international standard that banking regulators can use when creating regulations about how much capital banks need to put aside to guard against the types of financial and operational risks banks face.

Involved in Preparation Phase (SIT) and Execution Phase (SIT) of Enhancement for B2NCR. Test Script Preparation; SQL Query development for Test Scripts using ORACLE SQL Developer. Prepare to Test Critical (Level 5 and 4) fixes to be delivered and tested in SIT. Test the Defect / Enhancement fixes migrated to SIT in MQC.

Project: Callidus Phase 1B

Duration: February 2007 – May 2007

Client: HSBC Account

Role: Team Member

Worked with Callidus Phase 1B Project (HSBC Account), this involves Preparation Phase (SIT, UAT), Execution Phase (SIT, UAT). This Project involved 3 sub modules and those are Integration, Compensation (TrueCompManager) and Report (TrueInformation). Integration further involved 3 sub stages (Landing Pad, PreStage and Stage).

Compensation deal with Incentive calculation of HSBC employees of PFS BU. Involved in Preparation Phase (SIT/UAT) and Execution Phase (SIT/UAT) of all the three modules (Integration, Compensation and Reports)

Project: Data Cleansing – Contact Updates

Duration: March 2005 – November 2006

Client: Morgan Stanley

Role: Team Lead

As a Team lead responsible for Interacting Client, Project Estimation and Delivery of Projects.

Data Cleansing is work to cleanse the unformatted data and as well keep the data up-to-date in the Client systems. The responsibilities also involved are to Understand the client requirements, design the cleansing pattern, method and process, Allocating and scheduling the work for the team, Over-see the work and work flow, Review the entire work.

• Estimation of Projects.

• Interacting with Clients / Managing team members.

• Distribution of Work among the team members.

• Reporting / follow up of, if any problems with the tools/application.

• Handling Delivery of Projects.

Environment: Windows XP, Web based Client Tools

Project: Data Cleansing – Contact Updates

Duration : November 2003 – February 2005

Client: Morgan Stanley

Role : Team Lead

As a Team lead responsible for Interacting Client, Project Estimation and Delivery of Projects.

Data Cleansing is work to cleanse the unformatted data and as well keep the data up-to-date in the Client systems. The responsibilities also involved are to understand the client requirements, design the cleansing pattern, method and process, Allocating and scheduling the work for the team, Over-see the work and work flow, Review the entire work.

• Estimation of Projects.

• Interacting with Clients / Managing team members.

• Distribution of Work among the team members.

• Reporting / follow up of, if any problems with the tools/application.

• Handling Delivery of Projects.

Environment: Windows XP, Web based Client Tools

2. DGP Hinoday Industries Ltd - Sep 2002 to Nov 2003

Project: Supply Chain Management Software

Duration : June 2003 - October 2003

Role : Team Member

As Testing Lead, assisted in testing the Supply Chain Management Application. This was an implementation for an organization (Ceramic Industry) having 100+ users. The project involved Sales, Purchase, Accounts modules, which were tested by 4 professionals. It not only involved testing of application, but also training the users and gathering their feedback and reporting the same to Developer Team Lead. Three Tier Application, having JSP as Front End and MySql as a Back End.

Task includes

• Writing Test cases & Testing of all modules and reporting accordingly

• Providing Training to Users on all modules

• Getting Feedback from users and follow up with Development Department

Environment: Windows 95, JSP

Project : Phone Book Implementation

Duration : September 2003(1 month)

Role: Project Lead

As a project lead, gathered the requirements as per users requirement, Designed the Application and Database. This was an implementation for an organization (Ceramic Industry) having 100+ users. This application allows user to maintain / view company wide user details and phone numbers. Two Tier Application, having VB as Front End and Text file as Back End

• Gathering requirements.

• Designing Front End and Database.

• Deploying on Users Machine.

Environment: Windows 95, Visual Basic, Text file

Technical Skill Sets

Operating System : Windows XP, NT.

Environment : Client Server, VB as Client and Access/ SQL as Server.

Database: SQL Oracle Developer, MS-Access, Magic 5.5.

Languages : Visual Basic, VB Script, ASP

Test Management Tools : QTP, Mercury Quality Center, BluePrint Requirement Center, Load Runner.

Educational Qualifications

Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application - 2005

Pune University (IMCD College, Nigdi – Pune).

Diploma in Mechanical Eng – 1998

Bombay Board of Technical Education (Y.B. Patil Polytechnic, Pimpri – Pune).

Personal Details

Address : Vithai Bunglow, Sector No. 2, Plot No. 247,

IndrayaniNagar Prdikaran, Bhosari – Pune – 411026

Cell No: 9823999374

Passport No: G0543779

US Visa Status: L1 B

Email Id’s: Sacchidanand@gmail.com

Sacchidanand B. Kasale