Contact Information

  • Siva Kesava Reddy Padakandla
    (346) 504-8577




United States


Supply Chain Intern, The Boeing Company, Everett, Washington June 2023 - August 2023
• Led cross-functional team of interns in spearheading initiatives to enhance work movement execution compliance and conducted supplier risk assessment gap analysis using SCRS (Supply Chain Readiness System).
• Identified 20 gaps within 5 focus areas of the Supplier Risk and Review Assessment process and provided recommendations to improve efficiency and 90% accuracy of supplier risk ratings.
• Achieved executive level approval for integration of proposed enhancements into forthcoming Boeing Enterprise Business Systems upgrade.
• Developed risk mitigation plans, standard work improvements and performed risk analysis for suppliers.

Graduate Assistant, CASA, University of Houston, TX October 2022 – December 2022
• Performed check-ins and verifications of candidates taking exams to ensure authorization of individuals.

Pipeline Engineer, China Petroleum Pipeline Bureau India Pvt. Ltd, Andhra Pradesh, India May 2019 - May 2022
• Led direct supply and demand planning activities within the end-to-end supply chain management process.
• Optimized transportation routes to reduce shipping costs and assured timely delivery of pipes using Oracle TMS.
• Negotiated supplier contracts, succeeding cost reduction and improvement of on-time deliveries of pipes by 8%.
• Implemented quality control assessments and resulted in a 3% decrease in defects and non-compliance issues.

Summer Intern, Central Institute of Tool Design, Hyderabad, India June 2018
• Reduced excess inventory by 10% by optimizing inventory levels of tool room leveraging demand variability analysis.
• Analyzed supply chain data and generated reports and insights to inform decision-making processes using Tableau.

Intern, Vizag Steel Plant, Andhra Pradesh, India October 2017
• Constructed and maintained demand forecasts based on historical data, market trends, and input from various stakeholders to facilitate accurate procurement and production planning of steel.
• Devised and tracked key performance indicators (KPIs) to monitor effectiveness of supply chain processes.

Awards and Certifications

• Certified in IISE Six Sigma Green Belt. URL:

• Recipient of Ted. R. Akin merit scholarship of $1000 for graduate academic excellence at UH.


• SAP MM, SCRS (Supply Chain Readiness System), Lean Six Sigma, Purchasing and invoicing using SAP Ariba
• MS Project, MS Visio, MS Office, Risky Project Professional, Risk and Cost Analysis, SAP ERP
• Demand planning and forecasting, Data analysis and Visualization using MS Excel, MS Power BI, and Tableau
• SAS JMP Statistical Analysis, Oracle TMS , SQL programming, Quality Control and Supplier Management


University of Houston, Cullen College of Engineering, Houston, TX May 2024
Master of Science in Supply Chain and Logistics Technology
Coursework: Supply Chain Strategies, Global Logistics, Procurement Strategies, Risk Management, Project Management,
Urban Logistics, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Supply Chain Operations, Logistics Planning, Leadership and Team Building
GPA: 4.0/4.0

Narasaraopet Engineering College, Andhra Pradesh, India May 2019
Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering
GPA: 3.3/4.0