Participated in one business strategy project, providing perspectives on how to design and implement strategies that win in today’s market; Collected development information from several departments and conducted desk research; Recorded expert interviews, and conducted cold calls to target company customers and agents; Drew charts based on the data collected and visualized data in PowerPoint report; Assisted in the preparation for project proposals and wrote the benchmarking enterprise analysis;
As an intern and part of the project management team, the first thing on a work day is to check project progress, have a overall understanding of the process, then report to the manager. Then usually need to do a PPT for consulting director, and they would use this to report to the client. The hardest part is to improve working efficiency. In an consulting company, problems and requirements occurs everyday, you need to address the problem as soon as possible to satisfy your client.
Creative thinking environment
Worked mainly on an application for Astra-Zeneca, a British-Swedish pharmaceutical company. A typical work day was usually around 10 hours. There was usually a lot of work to be done but the experience was truly educational and interesting.
When I worked in Accenture, I was in charged of doing research about major players in TTP industry in China. So I followed the successful case of Alibaba. Some of the information is online available and clear, like the development path of its TTP platform, the services they offered, etc. But some of information is not, which brings great challenge to me. So in those several days,I contacted the customer service of Alibaba, I inquired them about any information I need such as the monitoring methods for the money put into this platform, the characters of their online financial products.
From May 2013 to August 2013 Responsible for deploying and managing the version of system for developing team Wrote test scripts, prepare testing data and execute testing script for SIT Team Designed a suitable database relational schema for the system based on the data relationship Reported and tracked defects and wrote log to record them In charge of communication with developer about development process and user research process. Assisted developer to control the whole design style and proposed my own opinions. Conducted feasibility testing by relevant assessment methods. Wrote project development document Helped project manager to manage development schedule Co-workers: AstraZeneca Hardest part: deploying and managing the version of system for developing team most enjoyable part of the job: can work with so many talent work mates.