Simran Sachdev

Simran Sachdev

Simi Valley, CA, USA


Last updated October 9, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

My curiosity and drive give me something to strive towards as I constantly set goals for myself.

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Who I Am  

A Little About Me

Hi! I am a data science and math enthusiast who is always curious about the world around her. I am a food enthusiast and love trying new things. When I am not busy with my classes at UC Berkeley, I enjoy trying new recipes, dancing bhangra and hip-hop, and finding new hiking trails.

Interesting Factoid

I am ambidextrous and my favorite color is yellow


Languages

Hindi
English
Spanish

Countries Visited

Map View

Dubai
France
Spain
Switzerland
Singapore
Belgium
Italy
United Kingdom
India
Costa Rica
Mexico
Canada

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Data Peer Consultant

2020 - Present
• Provide consulting services for data science, graduate thesis work, and other computing research at UC Berkeley and assist students by augmenting their technical knowledge. • Led and developed workshops on visualization tools like Seaborn and Matplotlib, as well as linear algebra and machine learning technologies.

Data Science Intern

Jul 2019 - Dec 2019
• Worked on the eCommerce team to analyze how a client company could better maximize its profit. Helped cut onboarding costs by 90%. • Tracked issues, needs, and preferences of large companies to help lenders and insurers increase cross-sell by 30% • Created an action plan and strict deadlines for effective time management and relayed information with overseas supervisor • Performed EDA and Data Cleaning on client datasets
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Professional Organizations


Professional Interests

Business Analytics
Data Science
Finance
Marketing

What I Stand For  

Volunteer Experience

Berkeley Project

Berkeley

Jan 2018 - Present
Volunteer each semester in a vast number of community-service events. Have helped with building gardens, cleaning up public parks, and serving food to those in need.

What Inspires Me  

Favorites  

Hobbies

Hiking
Baking
Traveling
Badminton
Dancing
Photography

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Basketball
Badminton
Tennis
Football

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

The Patriot Act
Back to the Future
The Office

Education  

School

Bachelor, Data Science and Applied Mathematics

2017 - Present

Academic Interests

Math
Business Analytics
Data Science

Extracurricular Activities

DataStory
Women In Mathematics