Raghavendra
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Raghavendra Navale
"a forward thinking, goal-oriented professional "
Job Title: Senior Technology Professional
Company/School: Consultant
Location: Chennai,
Expertise: BA, QA & PMO
About Raghavendra
A forward thinking, capable and committed test manager with a proven ability to meet agreed deadlines, co-ordinate work and work to defined testing methodologies within a structured environment. Focused on any task at hand and able to utilize existing test knowledge and experiences to come up with practical solutions and alternatives to testing processes. Having first class executive leadership, negotiating and communicating skills and capable of providing authoritative guidance and advice to both in house and third party test teams. PROFESSIONAL ABILITIES  Experience across multiple types of testing i.e. user acceptance, system integration.  Experience of working on Business, Technical and Functional Requirements.  Knowledge of MS Office tools including MS project, AtTask (Workfront), Visio.  Able to take preventative action when any risks become unacceptable.  Understanding of different test approaches and techniques.  ISTQB Advanced Test manager accredited  PMP from Project Management Institute, USA  Actively maintain awareness and understanding of current developments and best practice in testing.  Knowledge of execution, scripting and planning.  Making sure that all testing plans comply with company guidelines, standards and regulations. MANAGERIAL ABILITIES  Managing test teams  Strong influencing and Communication skills  Having a flexible attitude and positive approach  Expertise in handling virtual teams  Experienced in handling Client facing roles  Constantly maintaining high levels of accuracy  Ability to quickly learn applications with minimal documentation  An understanding & appreciation of the full development life cycle & how testing relates to it  Translate Business process into clear and comprehensive test scenarios  Devised Risk Registers to escalate, Miti
WORK HISTORY
Sutherland Global Services
Mar 2012 - On Going
Job Title: Senior Manager
Work Type: Full-Time
Senior Manager
Mar 2012 - On Going
Responsible for the test management of projects throughout a projects life cycle. Also involved in creating structured processes to manage defects rig
Bank Of America Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Mar 2008 - Mar 2012
Job Title: Manager
Work Type: Full-Time
Manager
Mar 2008 - Mar 2012
My Role: Manager  Reviewed Business requirements, IT Design documents and prepared Test Plans for all assigned project releases  Leading the team i
RM Education Solutions India
Sep 2004 - Mar 2008
Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Work Type: Full-Time
Senior Software Engineer
Sep 2004 - Mar 2008
 Designed test plan for the project including estimation (TCP) of efforts in terms of time and resource.  Assisted team in preparing test cases and
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EDUCATION
AMFI-Mutual Funds
Mar 2015 - On Going
Certification
Financial Markets (NCFM)
Mar 2015 - On Going
Certification
Advanced Test Manager Certificate in Software testing
Mar 2015 - On Going
Certification
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SKILLS
Work Skills
DB2
Unix
ITIL
Integration Testing
CMMI
SOA
Integration
Scrum
Agile Project Management
XML
Web Services
Software Development
Pre-sales
SQL
Requirements Gathering
PMO
Waterfall
Software Documentation
Test Execution
Java
Test Cases
Regression Testing
Team Management
Test Automation
PMP
Test Strategy
Agile Methodologies
Microsoft SQL Server
Requirements Analysis
Software Project Management
Project Planning
Project Management
Quality Assurance
Management
Performance Testing
SDLC
QTP
Defect Tracking
Test Director
System Testing
Web Applications
Manual Testing
Quality Center
Test Planning
User Acceptance Testing
Testing
Vendor Management
People Management
Test Management
Software Quality Assurance
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