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Desirable Skills and Attributes
  • Plan and conduct research
  • Evaluate experimental methods
  • Make interpretative analyses of data
  • Critical thinking and analytical skill to solve problems
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and projects
  • Self-disciplined and motivated to work independently 
  • Work well in a team setting or individually
Laboratory Skills


LC/MS-MS Analytical System:

  • Agilent 1200 series LC system
  • Agilent G6410A Mass Spectrometer Triple Quadrupole with electrospray ionization (ESI)
  • MassHunter Workstation Acquisition Software
  • MassHunter Workstation Quantitative Analysis Program

GC/MS-MS Analytical System:

  • Agilent 7890A GC with Deans Switching System
  • Agilent 7693 autosampler
  • Agilent 7000 Mass Spectrometer Triple Quadrupole using negative chemical ionization (NCI)
  • MassHunter Workstation Acquisition Software
  • MassHunter Workstation Quantitative Analysis Program

GC/FPD Analytical System:

  • Agilent 6890 GC equipped with dual Flame Photometric Detectors (FPD)
  • Agilent 7683 autosampler

GC/ECD Analytical System:

  • Agilent 6890 GC equipped with dual Electron Capture Detectors (ECD)
  • Agilent 7683 autosampler


  • Solid Phase Extraction (SPE)
  • Liquid Liquid Extraction
  • Accelerated Solvent Extraction (ASE)
  • Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC)
  • Florisil Column

Perform sample analysis of various matrices for identification, confirmation and quantification of organic environmental contaminants using extraction methods and analytical instruments mentioned above.

Relevant Work Experience
Chemist (Range C), 08/2016 to 05/2017
California Department of Fish and Wildlife 2005 Nimbus Road, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Perform a variety of chemistry work within a laboratory.  Independently perform a variety of chemical analyses to detect low level pesticides and other contaminants in the environment.  Instrument set-up and sample extract analyses using laboratory instruments, LC/MS/MS.  Operate and maintain laboratory instrumentation.  Prepare standards and reagent solutions and samples for analysis.  Process data, review and write final reports.  Independently initiate and perform new methods set-up and validations.

Other laboratory experience includes gas chromatography with various detectors depending on the analytes of concern.

Chemist, 06/2001 to 08/2016
San Jose State University Research Foundation 2005 Nimbus Road, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Perform a variety of chemistry work within a laboratory.  Independently perform a variety of chemical analyses to detect low level pesticides and other contaminants in the environment.  Instrument set-up and sample extract analyses using laboratory instruments, LC/MS/MS.  Operate and maintain laboratory instrumentation.  Prepare standards and reagent solutions and samples for analysis.  Process data, review and write final reports.  Independently initiate and perform new methods set-up and validations.

Other laboratory experience includes gas chromatography with various detectors depending on the analytes of concern.

Bachelor of Arts: Chemistry, 2001
California State University, Sacramento - 6000 J St, Sacramento, CA 95819
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Professional Summary

Self-motivated and detail-oriented Applications Scientist with four years of industry experience offering expertise in corrosion and scale applications as well as product formulation and design. Adept at providing support to customers of companies in the global petroleum industry. Seeking a challenging Applications Scientist position within the oil and gas sector.

SAP ~ Clarity ~ Scale Soft Pitzer (SSP2015) ~ Kinetic Turbidity Testing (KTT)

HACH Titrations ~ Pour Point ~ IR Spectroscopy ~ Non-volatile Residue (NVR)

Inventory Management ~ Chem Draw ~ Thin-layer Chromatography (TLC) 

  •  Customer Focused ~ Solution Driven ~ Team Builder ~ Quality Orientation
  • Excellent presentation, communication and customer facing skills
  • ~ OSHA Compliance ~  Familiar with HSE processes 
  • Critical Thinking Skills ~ Ability to troubleshoot problems systematically
  • Demonstrated ability to think outside the box, understand customer demands, and develop solutions for complex challenges
  • Results and proactive solution driven ~ Proven cross-functional leader
Work History
Applications Scientist, 01/2016 to Current
Baker Hughes Inc Sugar Land, TX
  • Improved operational efficiency of testing procedures through implementation of compatibility/stability measures on products
  • Conducted Dynamic Tube Block (DTB) testing in aerobic/anaerobic environments using prepared synthetic brines and compatible products to evaluate the performance of products
  • Steered process development experiments in the lab and supported scale up processes
  • Set up standards for sampling analysis and data interpretation using effluent analysis 
  • Prepared high TDS, synthetic scaling brines for various tests
  • Analyzed statistics and circulated results through documents to working groups
  • Engaged with sales personnel and customers to provide support for obtained and/or new business
  • Maintained integrity of lab by conducting monthly lab inspections required by OSHA
  • Collaborated with R&D team on various projects to roll out new products across the scale product line

Chemist I, 09/2013 to 12/2015
Baker Hughes Inc Sugar Land, TX
  • Contributed to significant changes to Aquaness portfolio by compiling and analyzing data from testing 
  • Conducted corrosion testing in CO2 and H2S environments on various metal alloys and inspected for localized pitting of coupon as well as compatibility of corrosion inhibitors
  • Researched and developed polyalkylated resins to replace incumbent resin in product to comply with strict regulations of the North Sea Product formulation/reformulation
  • Built new testing equipment for high pressure reactions with efforts deemed as instrumental in retaining client business 
  • Investigated and offered viable solutions for problem batches, leveraging analytical strengths to isolate issues and facilitate their timely resolution
  • Utilized viscometer/rheometer to study fluids for various applications

Undergraduate Researcher, 08/2012 to 05/2013
The University of Houston, Organic Synthesis Research Lab Houston, TX
  • Synthesized a-chiral heterocycles for use in the enantioselective 1,4-conjugate addition of alkenylboronic/heteroarylboronic acids to unprotected indole-appended enones
  • Employed column chromatography for purification of compounds
  • Characterized and identified reaction products by use of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)

Song, J., Walker, M., Hernandez, H., Stevens, S. 2015. Viscoelastic Surfactant Compatible Acid Corrosion Inhibitorsfor Acid Gelling Agent. U.S. Patent Application (Record 10227) Filed February 2015 and Issued May 2017.
  • Won sole scale business in the Permian Basin worth $10 MM, Dec 2016
  • Research work used in part for publication in scientific journal, Angewandte Chemie, June 2015
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry, May 2013
The University of Houston - Houston, TX
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Professional Summary
Seeking a Supervisory position or Managerial position in Analytical Department  to utilize my vast  14 years of experience for the profitability of the organisation.
Core Qualifications
  • Scheduling work as per priority,Training of Chemists,Analytical Data Review etc.
  • GC, UPLC,HPLC,UV, Dissolutions,
  • internal Audit,
  • Managing, 
  • Receiving Samples for Analytical Laoratory.
  • Research, Trouble shooting, Validations and Calibrations.
Lead Chemist (Chemist111) 06/2013 to Current JUBILANT CADISTA INC Salisbury, USA, Maryland

  • Scheduling work for Chemists according to the priority and timeline.
  • Updating sample log sheets after allotment, ensure do not repeat the test again. 
  • Compilation of all Analytical Data before release.
  • Coordinating with Product Development technical Service Department.
  • Entering  Analytical Data in SAP for product release.
  • Troubleshooting Lab Instruments whenever required.
  • Initiate Investigations.
  • HPLC columns maintenance, ordering new HPLC columns, issuing new HPLC columns and retiring old HPLC columns. 
  • Ensure that system processes are in place, compliant and fully enforced.
  • Ensuring to avoid Lab Investigations.
  • Accountable for the accuracy and timeline of work performed in QC laboratory. 
  • Notify Metrology department to schedule routine maintenance and /or repairs to QC instrumentation and equipment.
  • Analytical Method modifications.
  • Monitor trends in Stability samples, Finished products, and Bulk samples.
  • Analytical Data Review for different projects.
Research Scientist in NDDS Analytical Department 12/2010 to 07/2013 JUBILANT LIFE SCIENCE LTD JUBILANT ORGANOSYS LTD
  • Managing daily work planning to give test results on time.
  • Maintaining lab as per  GLP Requirements.
  • Performing internal audit.
  • Involved in the initial development studies of Generic Tablets for US and EU markets.
  • Dissolution profile studies of Generic tablets with Innovator samples
  • Analytical Method transfer from R&D to manufacturing unit.
QC Executive 01/2006 to 09/2010 NEO PHARMA LLC
Trainee 07/2003 to 08/2004 MEDREICH STERILAB LTD,,having USFDA,MHRA Bangalore, India
  • Analytical data review of different projects.
  • Involved in Initial Development studies of Generic tablets.
  • Preparation of Protocols for Method Validation.
  • HPLC Column Maintenance and keep track.
  • Review of Analytical data.
  • Managing daily work planning to give test results on time.
  • Allotting samples to chemist as per requirement and urgency.
  • Maintaining lab as per GLP requirements and performing internal Audit.
  • Demonstrating Analytical experiments whenever QC chemist needs training.
  • Method Transfer by HPLC and GC and Validation of Analytical Methods.
  • Validation of Analytical Methods by HPLC and GC.
  • Prepare COA and Data Compilation of all analytical data.
  • Calibration of Analytical Instruments.
  • Receiving Development Samples from Formulation Scientist and keeping track by entering in to the system.
  • Reviewing Standard Test Procedure for different projects for different market.
  • Training Junior Scientists to perform analysis and documentation on time.
  • Trouble shooting Analytical instruments whenever it is required.
  • Independently performs tests and analysis of APIs, Finished Products, Scale-Up batches, Development Samples, Cleaning Samples, Stability Samples, Method Validations, Analytical Method Transfer, etc Supporting Formulation Research Department by analysing development samples.
  • QBD Studies for different projects Analysing Bio batches as per Analytical method.
  • Analysing Development samples of NDDS and Immediate Release dosage forms by HPLC, UPLC and UV.
  • Analysing and Documentation of data for US, Canada, UK, Australia, Brazil and South Africa market.
  • Comparison studies of Dissolution Profiles with Innovator Samples.
  • Past Assignments: Analytical Method Transfer from R&D to QC plant, Demonstrated Dissolution Techniques of Multiple Tablets by Visiting QC plant.
  • Major Achievements Received Spot on Award for Successful Analytical Method Transfer with in short time from R&D to QC Received Spot on Award for Demonstrating Dissolution techniques from R&D to QC.
  • Strengths A versatile, analytical and hardworking person with a practical hand- on approach, who always perseveres to achieve the best results, Instruments handled UPLC- Waters Aquity ,HPLC-Empower-2 Software HPLC-Waters Alliance 2695 separation module (Empower Software), Agilent ,Shimadzu-Prominence (LC20),Perkin Elmer, Dissolution - Distek, Pharma Test, Electro Lab- (TDT-08-L).
  • GC-,Agilent, Varian CP-3800,Perkin Elmer UV-Visible Spectra Photometer Shimadzu-(UV 1601), Perkin Elmer-EZ 201 Disintegration Test Apparatus- Elecrolab TDT-08L Friability Test Apparatus-Electrolab EF-2 IR Spectrophotometer-PerkinElmer RXI Autotitrator-Mettler Toledo DL55 Refractometer- Mettler Toledo RE40 D Tap Density Apparatus.
  • KF Titrator-Metrohm 795 Melting Point Apparatus.
  • Viscometer.
  • Polarimeter.
  • Organic and Inorganic Analysis and Estimations.
  • Wet Chemistry Analysis.
Research Associate 07/2005 to 01/2016 JUBILANT ORGANOSYS LTD ,Formulation R&D Noida, UP
Master of Science: Analytical Chemistry 2002 Mahatma Gandhi University Kerala, India Analytical Chemistry
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry 1999 Mahatma Gandhi University Kerala, India Chemistry
HPLC Used : Waters ,Agilent,Perkin Elmer,Schimadzu.
UPLC: Waters Acquity.
GC: Agilent Technologies
UV Visible Spectroscope.
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Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: (Chemistry/Biology) Texas State University San Marcos, TX, USA
Real Estate License Kaplan University Austin, TX, United States
Self motivated professional with a knack for math and processing, coupled with speed and accuracy. Strong ability to provide well rounded customer service, with strong communication skills, sales experience and a deep knowledge of the banking industry. Works effectively on teams, as well as independently, in fast-paced environments. 
  • Exceptional customer service
  • MS Office proficient
  • Sales expertise
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Vast technical knowledge
  • Troubleshooting proficiency
  • Patient and diligent
  • Exceptional telephone etiquette
01/2016 to 08/2017
Realtor Keller Williams Realty Austin, TX
  • Educated clients on the current real estate market and answered any questions they had.
  • Counseled customers on market current status for residential and land markets. 
  • Wrote contract documents, purchase agreements and closing statements. 
  • Negotiated contracts and coordinate with lenders, attorneys and inspectors.
  • Cold called clients to obtain their exclusives.
  • Coordinated appointments with prospective buyers to showcase houses and plots.
  • Created and maintained a large client base by meeting needs and providing exceptional customer service.
  • Advertised properties to the general public via networking, brochures, ads and multiple listing services to maximize exposure.

09/2013 to 06/2015
Procurement Specialist Sigma Aldrich Round Rock, TX
  • Transmitted and prioritized purchase orders and supporting documents to supplier.
  • Tracked order acknowledgement, confirmed system leadtimes, delivery dates and costs.
  • Prepared and communicated shortage and backlog reports, and provided visibility of potential interruptions to internal customers and actively mitigated production impact.
  • Lead finance and logistics staff in resolving reception and invoice discrepancies.
  • Identified opportunities and implements actions to achieve efficiencies.
  • Contributed to consolidation, reduction, and rationalization of the local supplier base.
  • managed Procurement and cost negotiations in ensuring all Raw Materials needed to fully support production plans are in house on time.
  • In depth knowledge and experience with DRP, MRP and other supply chain planning concepts to determine raw material requirements.
  • Interacted closely with cross functional teams, engineering, quality (CAPAs), production planning and operations; plays a lead role during material engineering qualifications.
08/2011 to 09/2013
Business Analyst Life Technologies Austin, TX
  • Entered time, absence, and updated contact information in Workday as an end user. Provided training and support in Workday functionality across the department. 
  • Submitted expense reports in Workday and helped with design requirements for the approval process, in order to make it more efficient. 
  • Responsible for gathering functional requirements from end users and translating those functional requirements into a user requirements specification (URS) document.
  • created the vision of how the requirements overlay onto the company's Cloud platform and Core Informatics CoreLIMS and CoreELN products out of the box functionality to produce a cohesive solution, providing functional options to the Customer teams to ensure implementation and system use, within project timelines.
  • Partnered with the customer to establish deployment objectives and success criteria and helped them develop a plan to achieve those objectives.
  • Developed a comprehensive understanding of the customer's industry business challenges and objectives to appropriately map Core Informatics and Cloud platform features and associated business benefits to address their needs.
  • Ensured all customer communication and documentation was recorded in appropriate repositories (JIRA Confluence, Salesforce, etc.) to maintain product documentation.
08/2007 to 08/2011
Analytical Chemist Hospira,Inc Austin, TX
  • Conferred with scientists and engineers on conducting analyses of research projects. Developed product testing and analysis.
  • Coordinated all phases of product development, including formulation, experimentation and documentation.
  • Trained junior chemists on ICP-Atomic Emission Spectrometry, ICP-Mass Spectrometry and High Resolution-ICP-MS. Evaluated and inspected incoming raw materials.
  • Maintained up-to-date records of product technical data sheet and certificate of analysis.
  • Drafted reports on all test and research results.
  • Improved formulas and processes to increase efficiency.
  • Coordinated all personnel involved in testing labs.
  • Employed chromatography, spectroscopy and spectrophotometry techniques.