BE/ B Tech / Product certifications especially for Cloud products
? Guide team in preparation of technical specification document and review the same.
? Break down the base lines requirements into business and functional requirements.
? Provide support in development of Proof of Concept Identify tools and technologies to be used in the project as well as reusable objects that could be customized for the project.
? Leverage product specified services / frameworks without impacts to version changes.
? Share the design document with the functional team post supervisor review.
? Understand performance implications and design for scalability.
? Adept at design as per latest methodologies adopted (Agile).
? Guide team in coding as per design.
? Follow coding standards and cloud products / platform best practices in development.
? Prepare guidelines and checklists (coding checklist, performance checklist, deployment checklist etc) for development and testing activities ? Update the performance, development and coding checklist/(s).
? Share developed code with supervisor for review.
? Rework on the code based on inputs if required.
? Perform complex cross module / product / cloud integrations as per standards.
? Ensure completeness in test scenario preparation with functional teams.
? Guide the developers in identifying, preparing and conducting unit test cases and fixing defects based on results.
? Identify components for performance testing.
? Consolidate the test results and share with supervisor.
? Provide periodic status update to supervisor and highlight / recommend any changes in design based on challenges faced.
? Update traceability matrix for the work package developed.
? Anticipate unreported defects and raise the same to supervisor.
? Conduct technical troubleshooting.
? Conduct reviews for codes created by team.
? Provide support for process audit services.
? The Senior Developer should have expert level knowledge of cross module data models , APIs as provided by product vendor especially for cloud applications.
? Coordinate with QA team during the testing phase.
? Leverage tools / products for test data preparation.
? Support all upstream and downstream systems for integration and connectivity testing.
? Address queries raised by QA within defined timelines.
? Understand impacts of product version upgrades on developed code for SAAS products.
? Conduct functional / non functional testing if required.
? Fix complex defects identified during functional / non functional testing.
? Understand the defect impact / criticality and handle accordingly.
? Raise issues to leads/QA.
? Report defect status as per project standard process within agreed timelines.
? Review defect fixes done by team guide them.
? Support System Integration Testing (SIT) and User Acceptance Testing (UAT).
? Fix defects identified during UAT within agreed timelines.
? Share revised code with supervisor for review.
? Assist team lead and project manager on estimates around defect fixes.
Deployment Support and Closure.
? Conduct allocated transition tasks as per agreed timelines.
? Address queries / provide assistance in fixing issues during warranty period.
? Provide prompt response during production support.
? Fix defects as and when required.
Review defect fixes.
? Maintain code versions, dependency lists & deployment tracker.
? Perform sanity check post deployment to ensure smooth production Coordinate with cloud product administrators for cloud migration as needed.
? Share activity status with supervisor and highlight concerns if any.
Service Support and Maintenance Release Management.
? Participate in scoping meetings and identify transition requirements for new projects.
? Reconfirm requirements with relevant stakeholders.
? Freeze SME calendar.
Provide transition activities.
? Regularly track progress of transitions through weekly dashboards.
? Attend user calls, and capture required information and incident details for logging.
? Post information gathering, identify whether the incoming request is a service request or an incident.
? Determine urgency and impact of the situation.
? Assign appropriate priority to the incident.
? Assign the incident to the right stakeholder for a workaround/fix.
? Conduct analysis on various incidents that occur frequently.
? Categorize recurring incidents as problems/known errors.
? Provide support to resolve these errors.
? Initiate change management process.
? Analyze and prepare releases based on business process dependencies.
? Enable sprint test cycles and deployment for release management.
? Create specific artifacts for tasks allocated by supervisor.
? Share artifact with supervisor for review.
? Upload article in the knowledge management repository.
? Seek inputs from knowledge repository to resolve problems.
? Apply best practices/ learning during development activities.
? Guide and mentor team members from a technical perspective to ensure quality improvement.
? Contribute to / search / reuse all types of assets from repository.
? Support design of practice accelerators, tools in competency.
Training and Recruitment / People Management.
? Provide support in creation of training courses and supporting artifacts on the training server such as demo, presentation on new versions of SAAS products.
? Conduct training with the help of academy and mentoring with respect to domain latest versions of SAAS products.
? Mentor new joiners in EAS function on an ongoing basis.
? Provide support to various project managers in identification of training needs of their subordinates.
? Provide inputs during goal setting and performance appraisal.
Project Planning and Set up.
? Understand and contribute to resource plan.
? Identify appropriate processes based on project landscape.
? Identify gaps and advise on improvements if required.
? Share inputs in creation of project plan.
? Contribute to hardware/software requirement plan.
? Understand the test strategy, evaluate the design and identify gaps in the test plans, if any.
Requirement Gathering and Analysis.
? Participate in requirement gathering sessions.
? Analyze functional/non functional requirements and seek clarifications for better understanding of requirements.
? Support Documentation.
? Define timeline estimates based on the requirements, complexity and inhouse capability.
? Communicate estimates to supervisor for review.
? Provide inputs on technical feasibility of requirements.
? Identify gaps in requirements.
? Share additional requirements identified with supervisor.
? Measure and report the actual effort against the estimated effort and track task progress reporting.
? Keep a close track on any changes to Requirements and impact to cost and schedule.
Business Development Support.
? Support Technical lead and contribute to proposals for minor enhancements and Application development type projects.
? Follow standard Cognizant process and estimation methodology.
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