Rashika Saxena

Rashika Saxena

26 years

5 years of product development experience using Waterfall and Agile methodology, hands-on experience in managing cross-geo and cross-functional teams across France, India and Singapore, received multiple excellence awards.

  • Semiconductor Industry
  • ...

... Functional Expertise

  • Consulting

... Education

  • B.Tech (Computer Science), Banasthali University, Tonk(Rajasthan).

... Achievements

  • Received “SuperFLIS Award” for the Product Development(Reliability Information System), which reduced company cost by ~20%, ST Microelectronics.
  • Nominated for “STAR Award” for Leadership Projects which achieved 60% performance improvement and higher customer-satisfaction, ST Microelectronics.
  • Awarded ILP Kudos for outstanding contribution to the organization, Tata Consultancy Services. 

... Certifications

  • Certified Scrum Master by Scrum Alliance.

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Work Experience | 58 months

  • 58 Total Months
  • 51 St Microelectronics
  • 7 Tata Consultancy Services
  • 1 International

... Career Highlights

Product Development

  • Headed Product Development of ~7 applications closely working with Product Owners and Architects in France and Italy.
  • Designed the database and formulated algorithms for all critical modules in the applications.
  • Coached a team of 7 developers and accomplished end to end software development in Agile and Waterfall models.
  • Managed release planning and estimation, mapped competencies, and allocated resources.
  • Member of recruitment committee for hiring developers for our projects.
  • Transformed functional requirements to technical specifications.

Leadership

  •  Spearheaded the Oracle (2TB+ of data) migration of the cross-fertilization platform, managing a cross-functional team of 30 engineers, business analysts, and platform managers.
  • Worked with cross-geo stakeholders across France, Italy & Singapore.
  • Led the process improvement initiative of migrating from waterfall to Agile software development.
  • Facilitated the understanding and use of agile tools and methodologies (sprint planning, demo, retrospective) by the business team in France and Italy and by the development team in India.
  • Worked as a single point of contact with the editorial team in France for publishing tech team achievements on the company’s internal information portal.
  • Introduced the concept of Lean Methodologies to the team.
  • Led the “Engagement Enhancement” drive for the team.