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Monday, November 22, 2010

Member of Strategic Opportunities Response Team (SORT) (Pre-Sales Activities) in Covansys (now CSC)

• Prepared Responses to Customers and Prospects for the Request for Proposals in Insurance Domain

• Pre-Sales Support to Covansys Global Offices in Insurance Domain Projects

• Formed Strategic Operations to be adopted to achieve more Projects in Insurance Domain to Covansys.

• Participated in Clients Meeting to explain about various Insurance Domain Project Achievements and Track Records that happened in Covansys.

• Responsibilities

a. Implemented an effective RFP Response Process

b. Developed a Knowledge Base to help assemble Proposals in a short time to help reduce Sales Cycle

c. Prepared Guidelines and Templates for different types of Proposals

d. Made better measurement and control of Response Life Cycle and Post Response Tracking

e. Improved the quality of the responses to RFP /RFI Streamline and standardize Solution Handling

Friday, November 12, 2010

Life Insurance Projects in Covansys

Even though I started my career in Property & Casualty Insurance, I have developed expertise in providing Functional Support to Life Insurance and its products like Annuities, Variable Annuities, Disability Insurance, Group Insurance, 401 (K) Plans and other allied products.

• Provided Functional Support to 2 Life Insurance Projects also.

• One Life Insurance Company is providing Disability Insurance, Accident Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance and allied products of Life Insurance.

• Other Company is providing financial products and services including individual life and disability income insurance, group insurance, 401 (k) plans, variable annuities, variable life insurance and mutual funds to its customers.

Amerisure - Workers Compensation Insurance - Underwriting (UW) and Claims Project

Amerisure is a Mutual Insurance Company in USA and No. 1 in Workers Compensation Insurance in USA.

• Done the System Requirement Study at Onsite (Detroit, Michigan USA, - 80 days between March 2002 and June 2002) in the Amerisure Project in Policy and Claims Team

• Doing Testing, Table Review, Table Modification, Table Verification and Table Testing in Database according to the Incidents Tracking and Change Requests for underwriting and rating tables

• Giving Analysis and Clearance for Error Logs Solutions after testing - for Moving from QCL to Production

• Preparing the Fundamental Insurance Domain Knowledge Base, which will be useful to Amerisure Project and in future, it may be useful to other Insurance Projects of North American Insurance Companies.

• Analyzed the Functional Requirements for Generalized Function Modules for Insurance Rating and Premium Calculations for North American Insurance Market, so that the same may be used in future Insurance Projects also, with some modifications, if any

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Experience in ACORD XML Global Insurance Standards

• ACORD XML provides a foundation for real-time exchange of data between producers, insurers, rating bureaus, service providers and more.
• Able to provide insurance software Functional Requirements in compliance with ACORD XML Global Insurance Standards

Experience in Oriental Insurance Company Limited (8th Feb 1988 to 23rd Feb 2002)

• Worked as Administrative Officer (Software Development) in In-house-Software Development and Participated in the following Projects in my Previous Organization, The Oriental Insurance Company Limited, in various types of Business Analysis and Software Development Activities.
• Created various Functional Requirement Specification for Software Development Activities and participated in developing
• User Requirements Specification
• Business Requirements Specification
• Systems Requirement Specification and
• Software Requirement Specification
• For Total Integrated Web Enabled DBMS for the whole Insurance Industry comprising Convergence of all Functional Activities of an Insurance Company in India and learnt the Global Requirements for Software Development of Insurance Domain.

Front Office Computerization (FOC) for Oriental Insurance Company Limited

• Prepared the Functional Requirements for Policy Issuance and Claims Processing for insurance products – for which the Software is developed
• Wrote Algorithm for various processes required in the modules
• Done Coding in some Functions and Events
• Designed some front end forms also in the software
• Involved in User Acceptance Testing, System Integrated Testing and Functional Testing

Re-Insurance Program for Marine Cargo & Fire Department

• Done System Study and Analysis and developed the system
• Had discussions with the Users and formulated the Software Requirements Specification for the Marine Cargo Reinsurance and Fire Reinsurance
• System Integration with other Systems (Accounts Packages) carried out
• Unit Testing, System Integrated Testing done with the Team

Housing Loan System – for Calculation of Housing Loan for Employees

• Designed Housing Loan Calculation System for the Employees which involved Loan Disbursement for 10000 employees over a finance of Rs.150 crores
• Involved in entire SDLC in the Project
• Worked as Project Lead in the Project

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Vigilance Intelligence System - Software for Vigilance Department

Vigilance Intelligence System - Software for Vigilance Department - for Oriental Insurance Company Limited, New Delhi, India

• Developed a interactive System for Vigilance Dept. satisfying the Compliances of the Central Government – Central Vigilance Commission
• Made required System Study, Designing, Coding and Testing with the Team