Ravi kiran from United Kingdom applies for Blue Card Germany

Software and applications developers and analysts not elsewhere classified

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Name of profession: Software and applications developers and analysts not elsewhere classified Name of latest business sector: IT Consulting Latest occupation/title: Analyst Developer Latest main activities: Analysis, Development, Application Support


Completed education: master Title or Qualification: MSc Specialisation: Computer Science Additional trainings:

Preferred countries:

1. Preferred country | region / city: Germany | 2. Preferred country | region / city: France | 3. Preferred country | region / city: Austria |

Language skills:

1. Language skills: english => excellent 2. Language skills: 3. Language skills: Hindi => excellent

Personal note /detailed application:


A motivated, creative and enthusiastic individual with a passion for technology who has experience working on a variety of roles including Software Developer, Automation Tester, Business Analyst and PMO Analyst. His problem solving and analytical skills have led him to work on different challenging projects successfully delivering to agreed scope, time and budget. He has practical experience and a very good understanding of development lifecycle from identifying and documenting technical requirements through system build and testing. He has gained strong technical skills from his experience, and underpinning a strong academic qualification in MSc Computer Science from University of Edinburgh and professional qualifications and Formal training which include ISTQB certification and Business requirement, analysis and design.

Work Experience:
CGI Graduate Consultant(Programme and Technical Services)
Apr 2012 - Present
Oct 2012 – Present Support Analyst – Client: Scottish Power, EDF Energy, GDF Suez
Support analyst on the Scottish Power Product Centre, working on the NIDP & DQM applications, providing development and 2nd/3rd line support for the NIDP product and Data Quality systems to Scottish Power - Energy Retail.
• Developed and tested new user interface replacing Oracle forms for a system called Logistics for Energy trading, which plays a major part in overlooking trends in energy trading, and predicting the future prices of energy, that helps in successful bidding at lower prices
• Planned scope, cost, schedule and risk management for upgrade and maintenance of new Logistics interface
• Involved in Defect call analysis, development work and daily communications with client with “batch processing” progress and issues tracking
• Provided support for DQM applications using Informatica, and was involved in daily interaction with client on the working status and defect analysis and fixes.
• Tools used: Visual Studio, Oracle, Informatica, MySQL, PLSQL Developer

May 2012 – Oct 2012 Business Analyst/ PMO Lead - Client: BT
Joined the BT Harlequins Programme to assist Senior Business Analyst with planned upgrade to the system, and assist Project Manager with Resourcing, and workspace restructuring.
• Assisted the Senior BA in preparation of Project plan and design user acceptance tests
• Prepared the functional test plans used by the test team
• Worked closely with Senior BA, and Managers that helped me to gain in depth knowledge of process plans, business requirements, and functionality
• Handled the main streamline of documents on the SharePoint workspace by working closely with the Programme Quality Manager
• Realised the list of standard requirements for Workspace restructuring
• Restructured the workspace for the project to comply with organizational standards
• Gathered project data, and produced management reports
• Forecasted resource availability, screened applications for roles, and set interviews with the Project Manager
• General PMO activities such as scheduling meetings, taking minutes, granting system access, resourcing and requesting updates from various teams on the Programme
• Assisted with the organisation of a team building event involving both Client and Logica teams(Onshore and Offshore resources)
• Tools used: SharePoint, Eclipse, Visio, MS Project, HP Quality Center

April 2012 – May 2012 Automation Pilot Tester – Client: Bord Gáis
Used HP QTP to perform GUI testing of a web system for a leading Irish energy provider.
• Set up environment for Testing and troubleshooting
• Recorded actions, manually wrote test scripts for individual test cases and executed the scripts
• Identified the root cause of a significant problem for synchronization between the tool and the web system and advised the development team of the required solution
• Tested all the functionalities of the system and escalated defects.
• Tools used: HP QTP
Beam telecom
Jun 2008 – Aug 2008 Developer Intern
Broadband installation software
• Gathered requirements from the client and the customers
• Proposed two versions of the application, and requested feedback from the client
• Developed an easy-to use, and customer friendly solution with additional features to the client requirements
• Gained experience in team work and leadership by leading and working with a team of 4 interns, and in development lifecycle by working from gathering requirements to delivery of the application.
• Tools used: Eclipse, J2EE, Oracle
Aspire Solutions
Feb 2008 – Mar 2008 Freelance Web Developer
Online Job Portal
Developed a website for a start-up job agent to support advertising jobs and for the job seekers to register and submit their CV for jobs.
• Gathered requirements from the client and suggested a model for the website
• Developed a flexible design that can be extended to add new features in the future
• The system brought in 1000’s of new jobseekers and contacts with potential employers
• Client was impressed with the website and requested to work on another similar system
• Tools used: Visual Studio, Oracle


MSc Computer Science 2010-2011
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology (2:1) 2006-2010
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India

A Levels: 2004-2006
Holy Cross coop Junior College, Hyderabad, India
Maths (A), Chemistry (B), Physics (B), English (A)

GCSEs: 2002-2004
St Alphonsas High School, Hyderabad, India
Maths(A), Science (A), Social Studies (B), English (A)

Tools and Technologies:
Programming Languages: C, C++, C#.NET, Java, Python
Web Development: HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML, SharePoint
Platforms: Windows, Linux, Unix, Solaris
Databases: Oracle, My SQL, DB2, MS Access

Personal information:
• Date of birth: 08 August 1989
• Nationality: Indian
• Gender: Male
• Marital status: Single

Hobbies and interests:
• Photography, Cricket, Football, Tennis, and badminton
• Social networking and meeting new people
• Supporting charitable and fundraising initiatives

Training and Certifications:
• ISTQB Certified Foundation Level Tester
• Business Analysis Requirements and Design


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