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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
March 05, 2018

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Aditya Kumar

***** ******** ** *** *, Charlotte, NC 28262 954-***-**** Available immediately and willing to relocate


I am a graduate student with a master’s degree in Engineering Management from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. I have extensive background in statistics and hypothesis testing, predictive analytics, variable and model selection for statistical analysis and developing self-learning models.


R, SAS, MATLAB, MS Excel (VLOOKUP, Macros, VBA and pivot table), MS Access, Forecasting and decision making, SQL, Tableau, Minitab, JMP, SolidWorks, ARENA, SAP MM, MS PowerPoint MS Visio, Hypothesis testing, SAP HANA (predictive modelling and SQL scripting), python (Jupyter Notebook and Spyder)


• 2nd rank in NPower forecasting competition (Britain 2017): One day ahead load forecasting using neural network, substantially improved the model from a MAPE of 9% to 4%.

• Credit risk modeling to determine the credit score of a customer using logistic regression. Collapsed and dummy coded nominal variables to increase model’s predictive strength. Used univariate smoothing to incorporate non-linearities in the model. Performed cluster analysis using PCA analysis to create the most parsimonious model while keeping the information lost at minimum.

• Short term load forecasting using gradient boosting with a MAPE of 3.7% on one-year data using SAS.

• Visualized Sales data using tableau, trend analysis and trend adjustment.

• Developed a self-training model which imports and updates weather data from the web and generates hourly forecasts using VBA.

• Monte Carlo Simulation using EXCEL and scenario-based forecasting.

• Automated the reporting system of SK Constructions by using VBA Programming.

• Short term electricity load forecasting using machine learning techniques both supervised and unsupervised learning (ANN, SVM, kernel-based regression) using python.

• Used ARENA in Processing Systems and simulation’s project to recreate the working environment of a warehouse and determined the number of workers for maximum profitability.


• MS in Engineering Management: University of North Carolina Charlotte, USA

• BTech in Chemical Engineering: Vellore Institute of Technology, India, 632014

• Microsoft Excel Essentials: Level 3 – VBA Programming + Macros

• SAS Certified Base Programmer

• SAS Certified Business Analyst using SAS 9 Regression and modeling

• Python for financial analysis and algorithmic trading

• Python for data science and machine learning boot camp

• SAP HANA SQL and SQL scripting

• Lean Six Sigma Green belt certified


Quality Intern: Fiberon, New London, United States of America (May 2017 – July 2017)

• Design of experiments to control the deviation in product.

• Statistical analysis on several product groups to identify area of improvement and cost of poor quality.

• Determine the process capability for all the existing process, work order preparation and data cleansing. Research Assistant: University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, United States of America (March 2017 – May 2017) Project under NASA for 3d modelling.

• Created a 3d model as per design provided using MATLAB

• Created a 3d interactive model using media9 and LATEX Analyst: TATA Pigments, Jamshedpur, India (May 2015 - December 2015) My job responsibilities included

• Demand planning by analyzing previous trends in sales.

• Variable preparation and model selection to predict product popularity.

• Purchase requisition initiation, purchase order creation, vendor selection and tracking of materials using SAP MM.

• Economic order quantity analysis for the chemicals used in production to reduce inventory cost and prevent shortage. Procurement Analyst: SK Construction, Jamshedpur, India (May 2013 – February 2015) I was responsible and accountable for

• Analyzing the cost of raw materials for the new projects.

• Successfully performing contract negotiations, strategic sourcing and analyzing supplier’s material quality.

• Supervising all mergers and acquisitions and helped leadership draw reasonable conclusions. ACHIVEMENTS AND HONORS:

• 1st runner up in Npower forecasting competition held in Britain (2017).

• Worked as a Vice President in AICHE student chapter. Led a team of 20-25 members and successfully conducted seminars and workshops.

• Represented University Soccer Team as Team captain.

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