RAGHAVENDRA MAHENDRAKAR

Web Marketing Analyst at Oracle

My BIO

I am a User Interface Designer (UI) & User Experience (UX) Professional based in Bangalore. Passionate to work on websites & applications using the UI Best Practices. Having an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI & UX skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

In one line, "My Passion Became My Profession".

Now, I am with Oracle's PartnerNetwork division as Web Marketing Analyst (Front-End UI Design). Synthesize the needs and goals of users, product managers, web marketing, user researchers, developers and testers to ensure the best possible experience.

// My Specialization //

Front End Development, User Interface, User Experience, Interface Layout, Interface Design, Visual Design, Interaction Design, Prototyping, Establishing Visual Guidelines, Product Management, Graphic Design

// My Expertise //

HTML 4/5, CSS 2/3, JavaScript, jQuery Oracle WebCenter 11g | Sites, Portal, and Content (formerly Oracle Universal Content Management - UCM) Accessibility Concepts (WCAG, Section 508) Browser Debugging (Firebug/IE developer) for fixing Compactability Issues

Experience

Explore my professional history and get to know the companies I worked at and the roles and responsibilities I've been assigned.

2013Current

Oracle

Web Marketing Analyst

20092013

Oracle

Senior Web Specialist

20062009

Infosys

User Interface Designer (LEAD)

20042006

ELSOFT Technologies, Bangalore

Web & Graphic Designer

20012004

DRDA - VELUGU

Systems Management Consultant (Web Designer & Media Director)

2013Current

Oracle

Web Marketing Analyst

My Roles & Responsibilities: # Integrate content from many different content stores through standard interfaces and present the task flow. Building pages that are consistent in structure, layout, and look and feel. # Build navigation components to facilitate enterprise-wide reuse as well as deliver dynamic query and content-based navigation. # Apply delegated security policies to a hierarchy of portal pages and other navigable elements, like portlets and content. # Personalize portal pages with Personalization for WebCenter Portal. # Multi-task, manage and act as creative mentor on larger, more complex projects including taking ownership of creative scheduling, deadlines, deliverable, quality control and art direction. # Delivering wireframes, UX Flows, Mock-ups, Interactive Prototypes, Design Specifications, and Final Assets. # Creating and testing features for usability and making changes where necessary, taking an iterative, agile approach. # Delivering Cross-Channel Support for Oracle Partners worldwide using CRM On Demand Tools.

20092013

Oracle

Senior Web Specialist

My Roles & Responsibilities: # Integrate content from many different content stores through standard interfaces and present the task flow. Building pages that are consistent in structure, layout, and look and feel. # Build navigation components to facilitate enterprise-wide reuse as well as deliver dynamic query and content-based navigation. # Apply delegated security policies to a hierarchy of portal pages and other navigable elements, like portlets and content. # Personalize portal pages with Personalization for WebCenter Portal. # Multi-task, manage and act as creative mentor on larger, more complex projects including taking ownership of creative scheduling, deadlines, deliverable, quality control and art direction. # Delivering wireframes, UX Flows, Mock-ups, Interactive Prototypes, Design Specifications, and Final Assets. # Creating and testing features for usability and making changes where necessary, taking an iterative, agile approach. # Delivering Cross-Channel Support for Oracle Partners worldwide using CRM On Demand Tools.

20062009

Infosys

User Interface Designer (LEAD)

My Roles & Responsibilities: # Involved in creation of mock-ups and production go-live for Finacle Corporate eBanking Application 6.7. # Creation of mock-ups and involved in production for Finacle eBanking Application 10.2 (Finacle eBanking Solutions) in Corporate, Consumer, RM+Admin modules. # Involved in creation of Infosys Finacle eBanking Internal Site 2.0 (all module project repository). # Involved in creation and implementation for ICICI DirectBanking Application 2.0. # Involved in creation and implementation for ANZ-Australia Corporate eBanking and RM+Admin Module Application 10.2. # Working closely with a cross-functional team to assess product requirements, and create and updating the user interfaces, wire frames, and prototypes from intangible concepts. # Responsible for User Interface Design Standards, Information Architecture, Task & Process Flow and to improve the GUI, solving navigational issues and able to create Mock-ups for new product UI Design of web application products, from conceptualization to product delivery. # Graphics for all publication material, support, marketing/ creative art, graphics and web. Enhancement and maintenance of graphics and web. # Co-ordinate with Project Manager & Developers for maximum compatibility.

20042006

ELSOFT Technologies, Bangalore

Web & Graphic Designer

My Roles & Responsibilities: # GUI layout design and production experience with art and graphic design direction. # Solely responsible for art, animation, banner ads and promotional material on many projects. # Providing creative graphics and support with technical knowledge for digital and multi-media graphics, web graphics, and design and project management. # Research and use standard guidelines for specific files (banners, flyers, quarter sheets, posters etc.) # Graphics for all publication material, support, marketing/ creative art, graphics and web. Enhancement and maintenance of graphics and web.

20012004

DRDA - VELUGU

Systems Management Consultant (Web Designer & Media Director)

Worked as Systems Management Consultant (Web Designer & Media Director) at District Poverty Initiatives Project (VELUGU - World Bank Project functioning under the supervision of Government of Andhra Pradesh) Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh since November 2001 to October 2004.

Education

See where I spent time studying and gained early knowledge to prepare for my professional life.

20012001

NIIT

Web Designing & Development

19992001

Sri Venkateswara University

Commerce

19971998

APTECH

Information and Systems Management (DISM)

Skills

A concise list of some of the most valuable professional skills I possess. My tricks of the trade and what I can bring to the table.

User Experience

User Interface Design

CSS

Dreamweaver

HTML

User Interface

XHTML

SEO

CMS

HTML, XHTML, HTML5

Web Design

jQuery

Interaction Design

Photoshop

Web Analytics

Web Applications

E-commerce

CSS2, CSS3

JavaScript, jQuery

HTML5

JavaScript

Agile Methodologies

Projects

Take a look at a few of my favorite projects I’ve started or been a part of during the course of my career.

Oracle Deal Registration Training Schedule

Designing & Updating the External XML Feeds using jQuery & YQL API.

Oracle PartnerNetwork

Major Projects & Mock-ups Design Involvement & Accomplished

Partner News

Display News Feeds for Product Pillars

OPN Newsletter

Newsletter Design and Implementation with Oracle Web Standard Compliances

Infosys Finacle

Finacle e-Banking Application Designing & Development

Oracle Deal Registration Training Schedule

Oracle offers ongoing training sessions for partners interested in registering deals online from the Oracle Partner Store.

Tools: Designing & Updating the External XML Feeds using jQuery & YQL API.

Oracle PartnerNetwork

Designing, Developing and Updating 1000+ Pages including Regional Language page supporting for the OPN Website using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Dreamweaver CS5, Photoshop CS5, Oracle WebCenter 11g (formerly Oracle UCM Stellent)

Partner News

Designing & Updating the External XML Feeds using jQuery & YQL API.

OPN Newsletter

For Oracle PartnerNetwork, I have Designed this Newsletter Template for Oracle Business use.

Tools: HTML, CSS, JQuery, Oracle WebCenter 11g

Infosys Finacle

UI Design, Updating & Developing Prototypes, Mock-ups for Finacle Core Banking, Consumer e-Banking, Customer e-Banking, Islamic Banking, Finacle Universal Banking Solution.

Tools: HTML, CSS, Javascript, Jquery, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Eclipse

Note: Due to Infosys privacy, e-Banking Application Screenshot is not available.

Testimonials

Hear what some of my clients and colleagues have to say about me after working together on various projects throughout my career.

Bipin Gupta

Principal - Experience Design at Infosys

Raghavendra is very focused on his work. His zeal to learn new things within and outside work is almost addictive. He is always keen to learn things that are new and have potential. With focus to excel its always a pleasure working with him. A very pleasant personality.
I wish him the very best.

kumar katakam

Sr. SQL DB Consultant at Transnational Software services inc.

Awesome graphic designer. I beleive he is strong in learning new technologies and innovative in designing.

Abhishek Upadhyay

Editor, How Architect Works

"Raghavendra, a real cool headed guy who can work under all work pressures without compromising on the quality and sanctity of the output..
His novel approach to each situation makes him a budding leader in innovaton. A true team player spirit and quest for handling bigger responsibilities makes him a big asset for a team."

Murali Ratnagiri

Director at Prime Factor Business Solutions Pvt Ltd

An out of the box thinker and a willing enthusiast to go against the trend if needed.

Jitendra Khatri

Project Manager at Sandstone Technology

Raghav is a committed team lead highhly dedicated to his work. He is a responsible person and has faired very well during tough times!! Raghav has very good knowledge of new technologies in User Internface area.

Sathya Kanth Pottumarthi

Director - IT at Riyadh International Catering Corp. (McDonald's)

Raghavendra is a dedicated guy and delivers the jobs assigned to him.

We worked on various projects in Elsoft as a web/graphic designer and a through professional.

Contact

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