Sagar Varma Samanthapudi
ETL Data Engineer
Sagar is the ETL Data Engineer for the center. ETL = extract, transform, and load. This means he identifies and evaluates data sources for quality, reliability, and appropriateness and integrates data as needed for analysis. He performs these tasks for the SAVI community information system, and projects such as those for the Indy East Promise Neighborhood, and other geographic information system workflows.
Prior to joining Polis as a staff member, he worked on multiple projects as an intern while he completed his Masters degree in Applied Data Science from IU. He earned a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from GITAM University.
His diverse technical prowess spans a wide range of programming languages, including Python, R, C++, and SQL and excels in various data science techniques, such as Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Regression Analysis, Hypothesis Testing, and Natural Language Processing (NLP). Proficient in data visualization tools like Tableau and Power BI, he has a knack for transforming raw data into meaningful insights. With a passion for data-driven decision-making, Sagar is committed to driving innovation and delivering impactful solutions in the field of data science and analytics.