Raj Parpani

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  • Irvine, California, United States
  • Individual & Family Services

Previous positions

  • Business Intelligence Developer & Customer Success at CreatorIQ
  • Front End Developer Intern at inWerks

Education

University of California, Irvine, Bachelor of Science – BS, Computer and Information Sciences

Background

Summary

Graduated from University of California, Irvine with a BSc in Information and Computer science.. Before graduation,pursued a front end developer job for social networking application. Also worked as a developer for a app designed to help parents of low income dominant families collect information about local STEM programs for their kids locally via text messages. After graduation, started working for CreatorIQ-a global leading enterprise platform that uses IBM Watson psychographic and audience data to measure campaign performance by digital influencers.

Experience

  • Salesforce Administrator

    Men Matter

    July 2018 – Present(1 year 3 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

    -Participate in process improvement activities providing system performance and usage metrics to track trends -Work with Sales Managers for supported applications and business processes -Develop & maintain reports and dashboards using Salesforce.com to improve visibility to business processes -Participate actively in change management efforts to implement better practices for improving overall performance -Assist website owner to proactively identify process inefficiencies and streamline or automate them

  • Business Intelligence Developer & Customer Success

    CreatorIQ

    May 2018 – May 2019(1 year)Greater Los Angeles Area

    -Worked with developers assisting with the designing of data structure -Worked in a agile environment contributing to the analysis of user feedback -Worked with BI tools such as Looker to build dashboards and reports -Worked with Google Data Studio to create visualizations -Resolves technical issues through research and investigation -Conducted online tutorials with existing clients to ensure high success rate -Generated reports to influence renewal contracts for top accounts like Salesforce,Amazon -Help marketing agencies understand how to use the platform for automating marketing campaigns

  • Front End Developer Intern

    inWerks

    September 2016 – March 2017(6 months)Orange County, California Area

    -Revamped UI for social media application with 10,000 users -Build, run and operate applications using Heroku -Developed product features for the application that helped professionals connect with each other via QR codes and Geofencing technologies -Used Android Studio for building the application -Showcased the product to investors for a fundraising event

Education

  • University of California, Irvine

    Bachelor of Science – BS, Computer and Information Sciences

    2014 – 2017

    Activities and Societies

    Two Capstone projects completed at UCI

  • Irvine Valley College

    Information and Computer Science, Programming

    2011 – 2017

  • Saddleback College

    Information and Computer Science, Computer Programming/Programmer, General

    2011 – 2017

Languages

  • English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

  • Hindi

    Limited working proficiency

  • Gujurati

Projects

  • Capstone Project(UCI)-Integrate Geofence API into an social networking app using Android Studio as your main development tool

    September 2016 – March 2017

    Integrate Android Development Geofencing API into a Social Networking App where if two users who are friends come close to each other within a given area , each receives a notification of their friend being nearby at the moment. The objective was to make social networking more efficient.

    Team Members (1):
    • Raj Parpani
  • Capstone Project(UCI)-Text Marketing App using Twilio API

    March 2017 – June 2017

    Create a text-marketing App targeted at informing low income parents about local after school programs available for their kids based on demographics such as age and interest.

    Team Members (1):
    • Raj Parpani

Skills & Expertise

  • Statistics
  • Training
  • Twilio
  • Leadership
  • AsterixDB
  • Agile Project Management
  • Software Design
  • Sales
  • Technical Documentation
  • XML
  • Data Structures
  • Time Management
  • Information Visualization
  • Project Management
  • Agile & Waterfall Methodologies
  • Research and Development (R&D)
  • Requirements Gathering
  • Team Leadership
  • Agile Application Development
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Python
  • UX/UI
  • Storyboarding
  • Microsoft Office
  • Android Development
  • Customer Service
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Management
  • Software DevelopmentMethodologies
  • Object-oriented Languages
  • Troubleshooting
  • Technical Support
  • Waterfall Project Management
  • Windows 7
  • Game Development
  • Team Building
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • MySQL
  • Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • C++
  • Android Studio
  • Microsoft Word
  • User Interface Design
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Java
  • Testing
  • Software Development
  • Scrum

Organizations

  • No

    No

    Present

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Causes Raj cares about:

  • Human Rights
  • Science and Technology