Pankaj Saikia

Data Engineering Consultant (freelancer) at ThirdEye Data Inc.

Pankaj Saikia has extensive experience in data engineering and analytics. Pankaj is currently working as a freelance data engineering consultant, where they design and builds data engineering solutions for clients. Pankaj provides experience, advice, skills, and services to help solve technical and business problems.

Previously, Pankaj worked as a data engineering consultant freelancer at ThirdEye Data. Prior to that, they served as a senior data engineer at Amplify Analytix, where they worked with a Fortune 500 adhesives company to build and maintain data ingestion pipelines into Azure Data Lake for lead scoring models. Pankaj also built and managed a PostgreSQL Data Warehouse hosted in the cloud for a marketing analytics company.

Before their role at Amplify Analytix, Pankaj worked as a freelance data consultant and analytics engineer, where they designed and built data engineering solutions for various clients. Pankaj has also held senior managerial roles in the enterprise data and analytics field at Western Union, where they supported multiple business functions across different geographies. Pankaj delivered analytic solutions for digital marketing, privacy, risk and compliance teams, resulting in significant cost savings and additional revenue.

Prior to Western Union, Pankaj worked at Target as a senior business system analyst, specializing in data warehousing and business intelligence. Pankaj'searlier career includes a role as an assistant project manager at Cognizant, where they focused on data warehousing and business intelligence projects.

Overall, Pankaj Saikia possesses a diverse range of skills and experience in data engineering, analytics, and project management, having worked with various clients and organizations throughout their career.

Pankaj Saikia completed their education in a chronological order. From 1995 to 1999, they attended the National Institute of Technology Karnataka, where they earned a Bachelor of Technology (BTech) degree in Mining Engineering. In 2020 and 2021, Pankaj enrolled in the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore for the Executive General Management Program (EGMP).

In addition to their educational qualifications, Pankaj Saikia obtained two certifications in the field of Information Technology. In May 2023, they received the certification for "AZ-305: Designing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions" from Microsoft. Pankaj also achieved the "Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate" certification from Microsoft in April 2023.


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  • Data Engineering Consultant (freelancer)

    August, 2022 - present

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