Devismita Chakraborty

Product Owner

Sector: IT-Software

Member Since, August 29, 2023

About Me

  • Academic Level Degree Bachelor
  • Experience 12+
  • Gender Female
  • Industry Management
  • Date of Birth 19 10 1989

Description

I am a knowledge seeker at heart and enjoy researching & reading about different topics including but not limited to personal finance, business, geopolitics, psychology, philosophy, ancient world history. My source of knowledge is primarily podcasts, followed by books. My interest in different topics helps me look at problem statements differently and empathize with those impacted. They say I am a good listener & have an attention for detail.

Education

  • International Certificate in Product Management (2023 - 2023) Institute of Product Leadership

    The program is tailored for professionals who aspire to become a full stack product manager, along with building skills in product management, product design, agile development, product marketing, and data-driven product management.

  • Executive Program in Business Analytics (EPBA) (2017 - 2018) Indian Institute of Management Calcutta

    The EPBA is a long distance program by IIM Calcutta designed for working professionals to provide a comprehensive understanding of various analytical tools and techniques that can be used to solve business problems.

  • B. Tech in Civil Engineering (2007 - 2011) National Institute of Technology Agartala

Work & Experience

  • PwC (2020 - Present ) Product Owner

    1. Lead Product team 2. Prioritize team efforts to ensure focus on the highest-value work 3. Foster strong collaboration between product management, UX design, development & quality assurance team members, while effectively managing relationships with stakeholders and internal/external partners 4. Ensure consistent and coordinated execution of Lean/Agile workflows, from backlog creation and grooming to UX research/prototyping, development, testing, deployment, analysis, and iteration 5. Facilitate clear communication of product requirements to all members of the product team, and ensure Acceptance Criteria accurately reflects intended functionality 6. Ensure adherence to best practices 7. Collaborate with other Product Owners and teams to unlock dependencies and effectively leverage shared data, systems, and services 8. Ensure team members maintain a current understanding of relevant business and customer trends and pain points 9. Train, coach, and evangelize Lean disciplines to minimize waste and maximize speed of value to customer/business: user-centric design, Design thinking, MVP and iteration, Agile Development, etc. 10. Continuously evolve and optimize processes and standards to build speed, quality, agility, and flexibility 11. Issue Triage and Resolution

  • Cognizant (2011 - 2020 ) Senior Business Analyst

    1. Hands on experience in Business Analysis, Requirement Gathering, Preparing BRDs/ FSDs/ product manuals, writing use cases, reviewing test cases, functional testing. 2. Highly responsive to changing business priorities with the ability to plan, accounting for potential changes and corrective actions. 3. Collaborated with Product Owner & Managers to identify functional and technical requirements, translating the requirements into technical design specifications reflecting Functional Design, User Interface Design and Business Process Design. 4. Closely partnered with the Architecture team, ensuring the technical solution will meet the business requirements. 5. Assist in UAT and change management for Projects 6. Collaborate on all business readiness activities including end user training and product testing

Expertise

Agile Product Development
Product Prioritization
Wireframe and Prototyping
Business Model Design
Story Mapping and Product Roadmaps
Design Thinking
Hypothesis & experiments
Customer Insighting
Value Proposition Design
Product Market Research
Product Analytics
Key Metrics and Goals
Customer Acquisition
GTM & RTM Strategy
Growth Marketing