Sitija Sarkar, Senior Engineering Team Director, leads the User Experience Engineering team within the Aladdin Product Group.

Sitija has held a number of roles at BlackRock. Before her current role, she was a development lead in the Web Tools and Technology team, previously a part of the Aladdin Product Group, where she specialized in a variety of solutions and products such as Social Security Tool, a US retirement tool, Model Portfolios, and other retail BlackRock Websites/tools. She joined BlackRock in 2012 as a Front End developer for BlackRock.com website and became the development lead in 2014.

Prior to joining BlackRock, Sitija has been part of organizations like Sapinet, Xerox.
She earned her Bachelors inTechnology (Computer Science) from an esteemed university in India.

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