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Data analyst, business analyst, program coordinator or scrum master

Paradise Valley Village, Arizona, 85032, United States
November 18, 2018

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Manasa Rajappa

***** * ***** **** *** *** Phoenix Arizona 85032 480-***-****


Seeking a Project Manager or Business Analyst/Data Analyst position with an organization of repute to utilize my analytical thinking and relevant expertise.


Grand Canyon University,

(Colangelo College of Business) Phoenix, Arizona

Master of Science in Business Analytics (GPA: 3 .90 / 4.0) August 2018

Kuvempu University(PESiams) Shivamogga, India

Bachelor of Computer Applications (72.83%) July 2014


IBM Mysore, India

Desktop technician From May 2014 to December 2014

•Involved in keeping the computer network up to date with essential patches, performed small tasks on server and interact with various vendors.

•Performed tasks on the server, interaction with other departments and updated the network with critical changes.

•Co-ordinating IT consultants, vendors and suppliers

•Preparing cost and timeline estimates for the upgrades

•Handled and coordinated project implementation.

•Coordinated between various teams.

•Involved in planning, tracking the project, progress reporting of the project

HonorHealth (Volunteer)

IT Residency Project Coordinator Assistant Scottsdale, Arizona

From May 2017 to present

•Managing resident’s information.

•Database and learning system coordination.

•Responsible for administrative schedule creation and management.

•Co-ordinate with the Internal Medicine residents and doctors to align on the schedule

•Ensure the schedule is followed in a timely manner

•Anticipate for emergency situations and changes; manage and resolve them acting as the single point of contact

•Manage day to day workflow

•Worked in the following systems: New Innovation, Blackboard and Web Ex


•Programming: SQL, C/C++, R Language

•Applications: Tableau, SPSS, R Studio, SQL Server Management Studio, Visio, Solver, Excel Dashboards.

•Databases: MySQL, SQL Server

•Other skills: Regression Models, KPI analysis, Time Series Analysis, Data

•Driven Decision Making and basic knowledge on Machine Learning, Python and SAS

CERTIFICATIONS: Applied Scrum for Project Management and Python for Absolute Beginners.



•Worked on project using data from WHO (World Health Organization), conducted data analysis and created summary statistics, graphical analysis and linear regression.

•Used R language for many other small projects to analyze and visualize various datasets.

Data Mining- SPSS

•Worked on SPSS Modeler to predict whether credit card customers will default on their credit cards using their payment history by using models like Classification trees and Neural Networks model.

•Analyzing whether or not the information generated can be used to address a specific business problem using KNN, Logistic Regression, Clustering model

MS SQL (Adventure Works)

•Used Adventure Works Database to solve the course problems.

•Wrote multiple complex SQL queries to extract data from the database joining multiple tables and using various SQL functions.

•Created Database Model (Entity relationship diagram) using Microsoft Visio.

•Created various ER diagram in MS Visio. Adventure Works sample database from Microsoft which contains standard online transaction processing scenarios for a fictitious bicycle manufacturer (Adventure Works Cycles). Scenarios include Manufacturing, Sales, Purchasing, Product Management, Contact Management, and Human Resources.

Introduction to Hadoop MapReduce:

•Worked on an assignment to get exposed to Hadoop MapReduce application.

•Developed a MapReduce application to perform basic HDFS operations, run it and examine the results and make enhancements.

•The assignment was completed using a virtual machine/docker image.

Accident zone prediction system:

•Built a prediction system using various models of Multiple regression, Time series and prediction using SPSS.

•The model was built using the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Fatality Analysis Reporting System dataset and used to predict the particular area/roads which are dangerous to drive.

•Custom built scripts to extract the needed data fields from the NHTSA’s big data set

•Tableau was used to create multiple visualizations including map, stacked bar charts, pie charts and more

•Created dashboard using these multiple charts to help visualize the data and highlight the important details

Visualizing housing prices in Arizona using Tableau:

•Using an in-house dataset from the college and Tableau visualization tool

•Created a visualization to visualize the different cities in Arizona (using the map) and the average housing prices in each.

Online Data collection and analysis:

•Developed an online survey to collect data from users across the country on the topic – “Is Costco membership worth the fees”.

•The data gathered was analyzed and visualized using various tools to show the results of the survey.

Astrology App for Windows Store (Windows 8):

•Created an Informative app called Astrology app for Windows Store (Windows 8) [where we can get basic information of astrology and sun sign]

•Used Visual Studio IDE and C# and Java Script for the application.


•Volunteering in Honor Health (Scottsdale, AZ) as IT Residency Assistant in Internal Medicine Residency Program from May 2017 to present.

•Volunteered for Friday Farmers Market event in Honor Health (Scottsdale, AZ) where I coordinated all the employee orders and passed them on to the providers. I also coordinated with the Arizona food bank to give away the unclaimed orders.

•Participated in Windows app hackathon conducted by Microsoft team. Ranked under top 15 in the event.


Dr. Randy Bulriss. Professor at Colangelo College of Business, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ


Laura Jones. Program Coordinator at Internal Medicine Residency. Honor Health. 7400 E. Thompson Peak Parkway Scottsdale, AZ 85255


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