Ms. Saxena joined National Informatics Centre, Government of India in 1991 at the grass root level as District Informatics Officer. Since then has been involved in development and implementation of various eGovernance systems across the country.
Usha played an instrumental role in design development and widespread adoption of NIC eGP system, the Government eProcurement System of NIC, GePNIC © across India. NIC has also developed an eAuction system which caters to Forward and Reverse auctions of various kinds.
Currently heads the eProcurement Implementation Division at NIC and responsible for implementation of GePNIC across 30 State (Provinces) and that of Central Public Procurement Portal in around 580 Central Government Entities. This is one of the flagship projects of NIC which facilitates processing of 4000 electronic tender per day
Ms. Saxena degree of Masters in Computer Application and is also a Certified Software Quality Professional