Summary

Seeking a lead/ consultant GIS (Geographic Information Systems) position. Expertise in GIS Mapping, Analysis, Application Design and Project Management.

Skill Sets

Management Experience

Managed a small team of professionals and trainees in own consultancy with focus on preservation, research and documentation, mapping and analysis.

Highly organized and professional with the ability to work independently or in a group.

Have coordinated and executed multiple projects simultaneously. Managing projects and scheduling, coordinating with clients, subs, and project team; invoicing; documenting project stages and deliverables; meeting coordination; written and verbal correspondence; and calendar and travel management.

Excellent communication skills, have managed multi-focus projects requiring detailed schedules, and resource management.

GIS Analysis and Mapping

Proficient with the ESRI ArcGIS 9.X suite including ArcMap, ArcObjects and ArcPad.

Knowledgeable in database design,data-modeling models within ArcGIS 9.X environment.

Highly familiar with many functions of the ArcGIS ArcToolbox. Worked on various projects to provide results through vector overlay, proximity, and analysis.

Managed and created raster and vector layers in a massive geo-database for the utility management, transportation and storm water structure.

Completed a vast portfolio of thematic map outputs which were generated with combination of various types of data.

Worked on various aspects of cartography and have high level understanding of map rendering, data formats, geocoding, route calculations, general cartography and coordinate mapping.

Digitized a series of topographic maps which were to be used for various analyses.

Data Collection, Data Management and General Computing

Advance user of MS Office suite including Visio, Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint, MS Project.

Skilled in a variety of data collection techniques including the usage of handheld GPS and DGPS, total stations and theodolites.

Learned experience with object oriented programming using Visual Studio (both 6.x and .NET) VB,and SQL.

Created and managed both extensive geo-databases and relational databases in ArcCatalogue and MS Access, respectively.

Association

Advisory Committee member of Heritage Preservation Board at 4Culture,Seattle.

Real Estate Task Force Team member for 4Culture, Seattle.

Employment History

June 2007-Till Date (ongoing work)

Department of Historic Preservation, King County Office of Business Relation Economic Development, Seattle, WA

Initiated documentation and analysis projects for Risk and emergency management in the department.

Evangelized advance use of GIS technology, beyond mapping through presentations and research work.

June 2008- Dec 2008 | GIS

Department of Finance and information, City of SeaTac, WA

Design, researching data models for city’s Utilities infrastructure and creating geo-databases.

Editing, standardizing and merging large sets of street data sets from various sources for new geo-database. Editing storm water data for network analysis applying topology rules.

Mapping and analysis support to various projects for different departments of finance, planning and engineering. e.g Capital improvement program, customer support for permit plans.

June 2004-Nov 2006 | Project Consultant(Self-owned Consultancy)

Archeological Survey of India (ASI), Bangalore Circle, India Institute for Conservation Technique and Research (ICTR), Bangalore India

Manage project scope, budget, schedule, project acquisition, completion and delivery.

Coordinate the production of deliverables for client-driven needs promptly and accurately. Supervised and mentored multiple full-time technicians on time-sensitive projects.

Communicated and coordinated projects and data with clients.

Provide GIS solutions, services and training for a wide range of auxiliary and support needs.

Managed GIS tasks and oversaw departmental quality control for client products in a fast-paced, budget-sensitive environment covering a diverse range of environmental, civil engineering, planning and cultural resources projects.

Recruited and managed a 14 member team of professional and trainees.

Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH), Pune Chapter, India| Project and Research Coordinator

Forecasted conservation land management, eco-tourism, heritage structures ownership and distribution, population growth and urbanization, and other environmental issues using GIS analytical tools. Conducted multi-disciplinary research with a wide range of sources.

Coordinated and conducted data and map production for Historic resource delineation, Archaeological survey, and resource management projects. Created maps, reports, charts, posters, transparencies, and multi-media presentations.

Supervised and managed a 5 member team of GIS professionals.

Jun 2003-Jun 2004 | Research Coordinator

School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi, India

Integrated Management Plan for WHS Hampi, India.(Project commissioned by UNESCO)

Provided technical research support and research for habitat management for Archaeological world heritage site.

Analyze quantitative and qualitative data, including making critical observations of analyses or data and identifying patterns in the data. Prepare clearly written technical and analytical reports.

Preparation of clearly written technical and analytical reports.

Prepare quantitative data files to include evaluating the quality of the data and describing its structure, overseeing data entry procedures, identifying ways to validate data and enhancing quality control of data.

Design inventories and other methods to collect quantitative data, conducted literature reviews.

Assist with the organization and implementation of research projects such as reporting on the status of various research tasks and identifying ways to improve research design.

Create and deliver professional presentations on research and evaluation results.

Managed all map production, map layers, imagery, geodatabases, and metadata needs, as well as the acquisition and management of

Mar 2001-Jun 2003| Project Assistant

Coordinated a multidisciplinary teams of Architects and environmental specialist like biologists, hydrologists, geologists, and engineers on a variety of environmental and architecture projects.

Assisted senior project managers on larger, more complex assignments

Managed smaller projects, project teams and tasks.

Provided business development support for permitting and regulatory projects which include building and civil infrastructure.

Education

Jan 2009-Ongoing | Aptech

Visual Studio Training

Oct 2007 – June 2008 | University of Washington

GIS Certificate Course

Jul 1999 – Mar 2001 | School of Planning and Architecture

Master of Architectural Conservation

August 1994 – Jun 1999 | Jawaharlal Nehru Engineering College

Bachelor of Architecture