Sahil Ahmed

Sahil Ahmed

28 years

IT Technical lead with 5.2 years of experience in areas of Solution Design, Business Analysis, and Business Development. Also, an AWS certified solutions cloud architect with excellent exposure to digital technologies. 

  • IT & ITES
  • ...

... Functional Expertise

  • Operations
  • Strategy

... Education

  • B.Tech (Electronics and Communications Engineering), Budge Budge Institute of Technology, West Bengal University of Technology.

... Achievements

  • Received ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ from Client VP-IT Application Management Services in 2019 for implementing new modules that reduced shipping delays of merchandise by over 30 percent.
  • Awarded associate of the Month in 2018 in AVM business unit of Cognizant for implementing department restructuring of client business. 
  • Participated as an active member in Outreach, Cognizant’s employee-led grassroots social initiative. 

... Certifications

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate.
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification facilitated by Henry Harvin Education. 

Work Experience | 62 months

  • 62 Total Months
  • 62 Cognizant Technology Solutions

... Career Highlights

Solution Design

  • Designed and developed new programs, procedures, and user interactive online screens as per business requirements and deployed them into production to enhance business operations.
  • Developed applications in mainframe for forecasting future inventory needs basing on past sales data to help stores maintain an optimum level of inventories.
  • Worked closely with Database admins to facilitate smooth Database migration, increasing application efficiency, and thereby saving costs.       

Business Development

  • Spearheaded a project to optimize the Distribution System of Merchandise and managed to reduce the shipping delays of merchandise by over 30%. Received a ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ from Client VP-IT Application Management Services.
  • Collaborated with Cross-functional teams and Client teams to deliver technical and functional solutions to complex business problems.    

Business Analysis

  • Ensured SLA compliance by facilitating project delivery under strict timeline restrictions. Managed to achieve 100 percent SLA compliance during the peak season of 2019.  
  • As a single point of contact, provided functional support to client-side business users for planning, buying, and shipping of merchandise.