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VIPUL CHANDRA

EDUCATION

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY

Applications/Areas

IBM AS/400

RPG/400, COBOL/400, Control Language, SDA, DFU, SEU, RLU, Debugger, Office Vision, Hawkeye, TurnOver, JDE

IBM 3090 & IBM ES/9000

COBOL II, JCL, CSP, TSO/ISPF, DB2, Clist

HP 6000

Pascal & C

DEC 2050

Pascal & Fortran

Personal Computers

Basic, Fortran, Pascal , C, MS Office, Lotus Notes

 

From October 1996 Till Date

Position : Manager (Systems)

Responsibility :

Work Location : Stellar Informatics (P) Ltd., Noida

From January 1996 - September 1996

Project : Tech Support / 400 Group

Position : Team Leader

 The Project : The aim of the group is to technically support the AS/400 Group at TCS. The group is involved in Research and Development, studying new technologies, and solving the technical problems of all other projects. The group also develops new in-house software.

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, Noida

From November 1995 - January 1996

Project : Disaster Recovery Planning

Client : Remedi Pharmaceuticals Sdn. Bhd, Malaysia

Position : Team Leader

The Project : Presenting a report on the Disaster Recovery Planning for Computer Systems at the client offices. Remedi Pharmaceuticals is the leading medicinal goods supplier to various government and private hospitals in Malaysia. They have set up a Wide Area Network that links there offices to their customer hospitals on the AS/400. All the Order Processing and Delivery is handled electronically

Responsibility : Study the existing Hardware, Software and the Network and to present a report on the Recommendations for Disaster Recovery Planning.

Hardware : IBM AS/400, Standalone PCs

Work Location : Remedi Pharmaceuticals Sdn. Bhd, Klang, Malaysia

From July 1995 to October 1995

Project : Tech Support / 400 Group

Position : Team Leader

The Project : The aim of the group is to technically support the rest of the AS/400 Group at TCS. The group is involved in Research and Development, studying new technologies, and solving the technical problems of all other projects. The group also develops new in-house software.

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, Noida

From December 1994 - June 1995

Project : PRIME to AS/400 Conversion

Client : Ballysí Health and Tennis Corporation, USA

Position : Module Leader / Team Leader

The Project :

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Operating System : OS/400

Language : ILE Cobol/400

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, Noida

From June 1994 - November 1994

Client : Clothestime Inc., USA

Position : Team Leader

 

The Project :

Responsibility : Performance Tuning, Development & Testing

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Operating System : OS/400

Language : RPG/400

Work Location : Clothestime Inc., Anaheim, CA, USA

From March 1994 - May 1994

Project : Coilyard Inventory System

Client : Tata Iron and Steel Company, India

Position : Team Member

The Project : Development of Coilyard Inventory system, from the client supplied program specifications. The application consisted of modules like Warehousing, Processing of raw material, Reprocessing of defective products and reporting

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Operating System : OS/400

Language : Cobol/400 with embedded SQL

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi

From May 1993 to February 1994

Client : P&O Containers, New Jersey, USA

Position : Team Member

The Project : Development/Maintenance of Mission Critical Applications for the Carrying and Shipping business. The existing applications on IBM mainframes were to be integrated with the JDEdwards financial modules, on the AS/400. Fresh development of some MIS reports was also done.

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Operating System : OS/400

Language : Control Language and RPG/400

Work Location : P&O Containers Ltd., East Rutherford, NJ, USA

 

From December 1992 to April 1993

Project : Order Handling System

Client : Tata Iron and Steel Company, India

Position : Team Member

The Project : Development of Order Handling system on IBM 3090 using CSP (Cross System Product). The product was to be generated to tun on CICS on IBM ES/9000. The modules developed were :

 Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM 3090

Operating System : MVS

Language : CSP/AD

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi

Tata Iron and Steel Company Ltd., Jamshedpur, India

From October 1992 to November 1992

Project : Personal Information System

Client : Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala, India

Position : Team Leader

The Project : The project involved the development of a Personal Information System for the Rail Coach Factory.

Responsibility : Quality Assurance Testing of the System before the final Delivery of the product

Hardware : HP/3000

Operating System : MPE/XL

Language : ALLBASE 4GL

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi

From April 1992 to October 1992

Project : Banking Software for Commercial Bank of Ceylon, Sri Lanka

Client : Commercial Bank of Ceylon, Sri Lanka

Position : Team Member

The Project : Conversion of Banking Software from S/36 environment to IBM AS/400. The software included Basic Banking System, Foreign Exchange Handling and Interface with ATMs. Fresh Development of MIS Reports was also carried out.

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Operating System : OS/400

Language : COBOL/400, RPG/400 and Control Language

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi

Commercial Bank of Ceylon, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

From November 1991 to March 1992

Project : Sales Customer Service System

Client : SKF, Sweden

Position : Team Member

The Project : SKF is the world leader in Bearing technology. The project involved automation of the following areas of operations :

Functional Enhancements were to be incorporated in the existing S/36 software, along with fresh program development.

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM AS/400

Operating System : OS/400

Language : RPG/400 and CL

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi

From September 1991 to October 1991

Project : Conversion of applications from Sperry environment to IBM environment

Client : Sandoz Pharmaceuticals, Switzerland

Position : Team Member

The Project : The aim was to covert Sperry UNIVAC 1100 applications to IBM 3090 Mainframe. The converted subsystems included : Pharma Production & Marketing

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM 3090

Operating System : MVS/ESA

Language : COBOL

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi

From August 1991 to September 1991

Project : Development of Ricoh Business Application System for Ricoh Inc. (USA)

Client : Nomura Research Institute, USA

Position : Team Member

The Project : The application involved automation of the following applications :

The existing HP COBOL applications had to be converted to IBM COBOL .

Responsibility :

Hardware : IBM 3090

Operating System : MVS/ESA

Language : COBOL

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi

From June 1991 to July 1991

Project : Integrated Standard Banking System

Client : State Bank of Hyderabad, India

Position : Team Member

The Project : Project involved the creation of a standard package for various Indian Banks.

Responsibility : Preparation of a program cross-reference for the consolidation of different customised versions of the existing application programs from various client offices, for creating a base version for an integrated banking package.

Hardware : DG/UX Aviion 5000

Operating System : Unix

Language : C with Embedded SQL and Unix Shell

Work Location : Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi