I want to work in a profession where work is driven by interconnected business ideas, the spirit of analytics and information science. With my extensive background in Software Analysis, design and application Testing, I have become quite interested and skilled in this area. Today, I have a unique blend of technical and functional aptitude, quality work experience, international exposure and an interest in IT-healthcare. I want to leverage my extensive experience and expertise to have a greater impact on the firm that I work for. A graduate course will be an ideal platform to gain knowledge and develop my personality to meet the challenges that come my way. A graduate degree in Information technology, in unison with my technical experience in Software Analysis and Application Testing, will give me an inimitable competitive advantage for my career advancement and help me apply the apply advanced concepts, tools, and techniques in the domain of my long interest of ?? or no need The Master of Science program in Information Technology at the Carnegie Mellon University is thus an ideal choice where I could enhance my knowledge and skills to achieve professional goals. After complete my Bachelor’s in Engineering in 2010, I was enrolled in the master’s program at The University of Texas at San Antonio. Throughout my academic program, I completed several Information Technology related courses, including Computer Concepts, C Programming, Computer Programming Lab, Basics of Computer Applications (SQL, XML, C++, DBMS), Bioinformatics & Computational (Medical Informatics), Management of Technology & Project Management. After graduating from the Master of Science program in 2012, I got an opportunity to work as a Business Analyst at Express Script Inc., a Fortune 500 Company, specialized in pharmacy benefit management. As a Business Analyst, I acquired knowledge and skills in Software Development Life Cycle, Requirement Gathering, Change Control Management and Testing. Currently, I am working at UPMC Health Plan (Pittsburgh) as Senior Systems Analyst for the Core Development team. My roles and responsibilities include functional requirements gathering, preparation functional and technical specification documents, coordinating system test activities with business, development and pre-production groups. Performing unit testing, functional testing, UAT testing, testing ongoing project enhancement, supporting the operations department on various backend systems analysis and data transformation using SQL. Additionally, I have developed an automation tool for loading pricing data which is used to configure several contracts for processing business rules. The automation tool used in the project significantly reduced the manual dependencies. I was actively involved in the product demonstrations and presentations which gave me an opportunity to become a process trainer for my team. I was also given an opportunity to lead a crucial project on Automation of Data at the UPMC Health Plan. Being able to deliver under pressure, meeting stringent deadlines and being a team player has further helped me enhance my interpersonal and project management skills. I believe I can bring the same energy and passion while working with my fellow students and professors at the Carnegie Mellon University. In my professional experience of about five years, I have learned to identify and organizing reverent information. Graduate Program in IT would not only be a new experience but will also challenge my capability, by pushing me towards achievement beyond my belief, proving to be an opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects. If given the opportunity to join your IS program, I will be able to utilize my extensive background in Engineering with over 5 years of experience in System testing and Analytics, while learning additional skills and techniques that will be greatly beneficial for my career advancement. I sincerely hope your university would share my confidence and give me the privilege of continuing my studies at this esteemed institution. I am unique, and uniquely privileged, to have a diverse background both academically and professionally. Apart from my academics and experience, Flexi-Time/Online program from Heinz school from will also help me refine my decision-making skills and develop technical perspective in me. As a result, I am confident in my ability to complete your MS in IS Program and become capable of solving and delivering business solutions. I sincerely hope your university would share my confidence and give me the privilege of continuing my studies at this esteemed institution.