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Short Bio:
I am working in Blueline Corporate Solutions INC. My second job is in Pursuit Software INC.My background is Mathematics. I have passed SAS Base Programming Certification Exam.
I live in Cupertino, CA with my husband Tarak and my son Jay.


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408-242-3093 (C)






Seeking a fast paced dynamic environment to apply my professional skills in the field of Information Technology, Project Management, and Business/Decision Analysis with strong work ethic and thereby apply my technical and interpersonal skills. I believe I could play a useful role in implementation of enterprise applications like enterprise resource planning.




  • Over 7+  years of extensive experience in Information Technology with SAS as prime area of work
  • Mathematics major and experience in different areas of SAS including SAS BASE, SAS GRAPH, SAS MACRO
  • Knowledge in SQL on Oracle platform and Microsoft Office (MS Excel, MS Word)




  • Operating Systems:                         Windows NT, Windows 95/98/00, UNIX 10.2.
  • Software Testing Tools:                   QTP 9.2
  • RDBMS:                                          Oracle 7.0/8.0, Oracle 9i
  • Internet Concepts:                           LAN (Intranet – Ethernet), WAN (Internet – HTTP, FTP,                                           UDP)
  • Languages:                                     SAS Base, SAS Macro, SAS GRAPH, SAS/STAT, SQL, MS Excel, MS Word and Visual Basic 5.0.
  • Web Languages:                             Perl,  VB





Project: SPRINT   Kansas City,                                                                      02/2005 – 01/2011

Role: SAS Consultant



  • Developed SAS programs, built import programs (DATA steps) for large files (i.e., txt, rtf, xls files), and built different types of charts and trend reports using ODS HTML Output System.
  • Maintained existing SAS programs, performed minor modifications
  • Interacted with Business Analyst to understand the requirement, input file structure or Database table structure, picked data from file or table and built the code as per BSA’s requirement document
  • Sent Reports/GRAPH in PDF format to end-users or published in internal website
  • Produced graphs containing information on average time users are on cell phone during weekdays, nights, and weekends, and number of users growing/decreasing per month; compared male vs. female


Environment: Application Platform: VB, DB2, Windows XP/NT, SAS 9.0, SAS 9.1,SAS/Base,SAS/Macro, SAS/STAT, And UNIX 10.2



Project: VAPAHCS     Palo Alto, CA                                                              04/2003 – 12/2004

Role: SAS Developer



  • Prepared Patient-data analysis and reports for Drug Sales in United States including information on region wide sales, average age of people who took that drug per region
  • Organized reports based on gender, male vs. female, average number of times people came for refill in a period of three months
  • Applied different formats and techniques for SAS data import, array merge, concatenation, interleaving more than one datasets  because data from different regions were not in same format (i.e. Text format, Excel Sheet)
  • Produced 2-D or 3-D pictorial view of the results using SAS Graph


Environment: Application Platform:  Windows XP, SAS 8.2, SAS/Macro, SAS/STAT, SAS Graph, Oracle 9i, MS Excel



Project: GENENTECH,   SFO   CA,                                                            03/2002 – 03/2003

Role: SAS Developer



  • Maintained data loading programs written in shell script and SQL
  • Brought transactional data from OLTP system to TA (Trend Analysis) System
  • Developed and maintained SAS programs which would run on data available in TA system
  • Developed reports including information on average time to close a Service request, maximum and minimum number of Service requests per product and product group, average cost of maintenance per product per quarter, mean time between failures of different products


Environment: Application Platform:  Windows XP, SAS 8.2, SAS/Macro, SAS/STAT, SAS Graph, Oracle 9i, MS Excel



Project: SAFEWAY   Pleasanton, CA,                                                           03/2001 – 02/2002

Role: SAS Consultant



  • Built and maintained different SAS data gathered through EDI at the end of the data
  • Used EDI interface to produce data in a predefined text format
  • Developed and maintained appropriate DATA section in SAS program and read that data as well as previous day’s historical data and produced different type of Sales trend report
  • Some of the GRAPH was co-relation regression on average sales per shop, mean or average sales of different types of vegetables per quarter, standard deviation from the average


Environment: Application Platform: VB, DB2, Windows XP/NT, SAS 6.0, SAS/Base, And SAS/Macro



Calcutta University, India, 1987

BS in Mathematics


Calcutta University, India, 1994

BA in Education



SAS Institute, USA, 2007

SAS Base Programming Certification


Portnov Computer School, CA USA, 2008

QTP 9.2 Training






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