Nirdesh Shukla

Nirdesh Shukla

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28 years

An IT professional with 6 years of experience in functional consulting, solution designing, client handling, strategic planning, and project coordination. Expertise in the Retail domain with extensive experience in managing teams to implement and support category and space management solutions.

  • IT / ITeS

... Functional Expertise

  • Consulting

... Committee

  • Placement Committee

... Achievements

  • Inducted to the TCS Hi Potential Employee Program – Inspire in 2019.
  • Appraised with the highest performance rating for four consecutive appraisal cycles at TCS (2017-20).
  • On the Spot Award for highest competencies across Retail-UK ISU at TCS in 2019.
  • Awarded ‘Kudos’ and ‘LIREL’ honor for exceptional performance during ILP at TCS in 2015.

... Certifications

  • MFDM AI Aware Certification, TCS-2020.
  • ASCENT – Young Leadership Certification, TCS-2019. 
  • Agile Way of Working Foundation Certification, TCS-2016.

Work Experience | 71 months

... Career Highlights

IT Analyst - Tata Consultancy Services 
Functional Consulting

  • Supervised a 5-member team under the flagship Retail Business Transformation program for fifth-largest grocery retailer in UK. 
  • Implemented a broad spectrum of space planning and assortment solutions, generating £18.6m in profitability through improved ranging capability and £3.2m savings in the form of reduced waste.
  • Mentored L2 and L1 teams and Subject Matter Experts (SME) regularly regarding the latest developments in category and space management.

Project Management

  • Managed a 5-member hyper care team defining job responsibilities and measured individuals’ performance.
  • Identified gaps and implemented scripts to automate repetitive tasks to save time on every planogram and floor plan created.
  • Diagnosed the delivery on KPI’s like incident volume, reoccurring issues, response time to propose PI projects.

Solution Development

  • Performed Windows 2003 remediation of 28 legacy servers for a UK based retail client.
  • Designed the Warm Home Discount application, to manage the applicants information under the WHD scheme of UK government, offering subsidies on energy bills to economically weaker section.