Position: Software Engineer
Duration: July 2021 – Present
Overview: I began my journey at Sopra Steria, a leading global IT consulting and services company, as a fresher and underwent a rigorous six-month training program as a Software Engineer Trainee. Since then, I have been working as a Full Stack Developer, actively contributing to an exciting project for one of the leading aircraft manufacturers. Collaborating in a multicultural team spanning India and France, I have gained invaluable experience in technologies such as SAP ABAP, SAP UI5 framework, OData, and Object-Oriented ABAP (OOABAP) within an Agile model.
Key Responsibilities and Achievements:
- Full Stack Development:
- Utilized my expertise in SAPUI5 and OData to develop intuitive and user-friendly front-end interfaces for the aircraft manufacturer’s application.
- Leveraged Object-Oriented ABAP (OOABAP) to design and implement robust back-end functionality, ensuring seamless data integration and manipulation.
- Collaborated closely with the team to ensure effective coordination between front-end and back-end development, resulting in a cohesive and efficient application architecture.
- Agile Development Methodology:
- Embraced the Agile development model, actively participating in sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives.
- Engaged in iterative development and worked closely with Product Owners and Scrum Masters to prioritize tasks and deliver high-quality software within strict timelines.
- Adapted quickly to changing requirements and effectively managed multiple tasks, ensuring the smooth progress of the project.
- Multicultural Collaboration:
- Thrived in a multicultural work environment, collaborating with colleagues from India and France.
- Effectively communicated and collaborated with team members, transcending cultural barriers and fostering a positive and inclusive atmosphere.
- Gained valuable insights into diverse perspectives, enhancing my ability to work effectively in cross-cultural teams.
- Problem Solving and Innovation:
- Demonstrated strong analytical skills to identify and resolve complex technical issues efficiently.
- Actively participated in brainstorming sessions, contributing innovative ideas and suggestions to improve the application’s functionality and performance.
- Proposed and implemented process enhancements, resulting in increased productivity and improved software quality.
- Continuous Learning and Growth:
- Kept pace with the rapidly evolving SAP technologies and attended training sessions and workshops to enhance my technical skills.
- Collaborated with senior developers to expand my knowledge in SAP ABAP and SAP UI5, taking on challenging assignments and continuously improving my proficiency.
- Actively shared knowledge and mentored junior team members, fostering a culture of learning and growth within the organization.
Working at Sopra Steria as a Software Engineer has been a remarkable experience, allowing me to contribute to a mission-critical project for a renowned aircraft manufacturer. The opportunity to work with a diverse, multicultural team has not only broadened my technical skills but also enriched my understanding of global collaboration. I look forward to further leveraging my expertise to deliver innovative solutions and contribute to the success of the organization.