Vikneshvar C.

  • Data Engineer at CGI
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Computer Software

Previous positions

  • Analyst – Oracle PeopleSoft ERP at California State University, Fullerton
  • Software Engineer at Tata Consultancy Services

Education

California State University, Fullerton, Master of Science (M.S.), Business Analytics

Background

Summary

Research-oriented Data Scientist/Engineer adept at building ETL workflow and data pipelines for Machine learning, Data Warehousing, and Reporting. Research in Natural Language Processing and Healthcare Analytics. Functional knowledge in Finance, Budget and Human Capital Management. Experience in Android/iOS Applications, Webservices development, API lifecycle management, and New product development.

Experience

  • Business Intelligence Consultant

    Los Angeles County Office of Education

    April 2018 – Present(1 year 6 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

  • Data Engineer

    CGI

    March 2018 – Present(1 year 7 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

  • Analyst – Oracle PeopleSoft ERP

    California State University, Fullerton

    June 2016 – December 2017(1 year 6 months)Orange County, California Area

    Recommendations (1)
  • Software Engineer

    Tata Consultancy Services

    October 2013 – January 2016(2 years 3 months)Chennai, India

    Recommendations (3)
  • Product Development Engineer

    Schneider Electric

    January 2013 – April 2013(3 months)Chennai Area, India

Education

  • California State University, Fullerton

    Master of Science (M.S.), Business Analytics

    2016 – 2017

    Activities and Societies

    Business and Data Analytics Club, American Marketing Association

  • Anna University

    Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering

    2009 – 2013

    Activities and Societies

    IEEE Society, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC), Symposium and Cultural Coordinator

Languages

  • English

    Full professional proficiency

  • Tamil

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Projects

  • Public Health Risk Analysis & Geographical Mapping

    January 2017 – December 2017

    Created an emergency decision support system using SAS, ArcGIS, and Python by assessing the Medicare – HCC Risk adjustment factor (RAF) score, socio-economic factors and chronic conditions of the people living in Los Angeles and generating Vulnerability score based on healthcare accessibility during disaster http://www.baztechstudio.com/rp/rep2

    Team Members (1):
    • Vikneshvar C.
  • Impact of Political Polarization on Business Advertising & Public Relations

    September 2017 – December 2017

    Project to improve the business communication of the companies to reach wider audience and achieve high product acceptance rate. Achieved 90% accuracy in identifying words and phrases that are found to be biased. Classified the textual content as liberally or conservatively biased using NLP and Deep Learning Algorithms http://www.baztechstudio.com/rp/rep1

    Team Members (1):
    • Vikneshvar C.

Skills & Expertise

  • ASP.NET
  • PL/SQL
  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • SAP BusinessObjects
  • Electronic Circuit Design
  • Visual Basic
  • Statistical Programming
  • Core Java
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • PCB Design
  • Extract, Transform, Load (ETL)
  • JSON
  • Data Analysis
  • Mobile Applications
  • Multivariate Statistics
  • Project Management
  • SPSS
  • C#
  • R programming
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Python
  • Finance
  • Microsoft Office
  • Android Development
  • Machine Learning
  • SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
  • Web Services
  • SAP Implementation
  • Tableau
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS)
  • C
  • SQL Server Anaalytical Service
  • MySQL
  • C++
  • Android
  • Big Data
  • SAP HCM
  • HTML
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Accounting
  • Java
  • Hadoop
  • SAS
  • Software Development
  • SQL

Certifications

  • Google AdWords Essential Training

    Lynda.com, License B767C4

    July 2016

  • Google Analytics Essential Training

    Lynda.com, License C41FD0

    August 2016

  • CCNA Exploration: Network fundamentals

    Cisco, License

    April 2012

  • EXCEL Telecom Professional

    Ericsson, License

    2012

  • Cambridge ESOL

    University of Cambridge, License

    March 2011

  • Electronic Design Automation

    CADD Centre Training Services Pvt Ltd., License

    December 2012

  • Deep Learning

    Udemy, License

    March 2017

  • Data Science and Machine Learning

    Udemy, License

    June 2016

  • Certified SAFe 4 Agilist

    Scaled Agile, Inc., License 59215158-3247

    September 2019

Courses

Tata Consultancy Services

  • iOS development
  • Hybrid application development
  • WSO2 API Management Tool
  • Business Intelligence

California State University, Fullerton

  • Bigdata & Hadoop
  • Google Adwords
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Data Warehousing(4)
  • Data Mining(1)
  • Database Processing(5)
  • Modeling with Excel(3)

Anna University

  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Wireless Communication & Networks
  • Transmission Lines And Waveguides
  • RF and Microwave Engineering
  • High Speed Networking
  • Mobile Ad Hoc Networks

Honors & Awards

  • TCS – ILP Star Performer Award

    Tata Consultancy Services

    January 2014

    Awarded for consistent learning effort, dedication and excellent commitment in the Initial Learning Program (ILP) conducted by TCS. ILP is the technical and business training offered by TCS before working on client projects.

  • Winner of Teradata Partners Conference 2017 – Analytics Competition

    Teradata

    October 2017

    Teradata PARTNERS Conference is the premier, global data and analytics conference. Presented a business analytics research application for Disaster Preparedness in Los Angeles to save Frail Elderly Population http://www.teradatauniversitynetwork.com/PARTNERS2017/

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Member

    Chennai Trekking Club

    October 2014 – January 2016(1 year 3 months)

  • Member

    TCS Toastmasters Club, Chennai

    March 2013 – January 2016(2 years 10 months)

  • Member

    Student’s Sea Turtle Conservation Network (SSTCN), Chennai

    July 2016 – January 2017(6 months)Animal Welfare

  • Member

    TCS Purpose For Life