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Former protein biochemist at Harvard & McGill University turned software engineer/data scientist. Started software engineer journey in 2014 after having co-founded a successful creative agency. Equipped with 5 years of full-stack development experience and 1 year of professional data science experience. Prior NCAA student athlete that brings a disciplined and hardworking attitude to any team or project.

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Lightspeed 2019-03-01 — 2020-05-01

Data Scientist

Highlights

  • Automated the company's GTV (Gross Transactional Volume) metric calculation. Involved building an anomaly detection classification model to flag fake transactions. The V1 random forest model was then later simplied to a median absolute deviation from median algorithm to improve the model's interpretability.
  • Developed the team's Infrastructure as Code (Terraform).
  • Worked daily with advanced/expert level SQL concepts and often with large/complex queries (500+ line)

Lightspeed 2018-10-01 — 2019-03-01

Senior Software Developer

Highlights

  • Initial team member of the company's first microservice team. Involved in all early stage discussions/planning of the microservice related to infrastructure, deployment, database, monitoring, etc.
  • Developed a large portion of the initial POC in Golang.
  • Engineered a docker-compose setup to make local development of the service much more efficient

Shutterstock 2016-08-01 — 2018-10-01

Software Engineer II

Highlights

  • Full stack developer on the office's internal tools team. Built web applications (Python + React + Jenkins + k8s) for other teams at the company, to ease/automate their processes.

Harvard University 2014-07-01 — 2015-11-01

Research Associate - Protein Engineering

Highlights

  • Part of a multi-disciplinary team involved in designing a therapeutic device for the treament of sepsis.
  • Expressed, purified, and characterized novel fusion proteins for various therapeutic applications.

100 Danish 2013-10-01 — 2020-05-01

Co-Founder & CTO

Highlights

  • Co-founder/CTO of the six team-member creative agency
  • Lead developer on 5 full-stack (Python + React + GCP/Terraform) web application development projects. Often interfaced directly with external clients to understand the project's goals and features.

Berg Health 2013-06-01 — 2014-07-01

Research Associate - Antibody Engineering

Highlights

  • Cultivated hybridoma cells to produce monoclonal antibodies which were later affinity purified on AKTA Pure system
  • Developed several diagnostic ELISA assays with in-house purified monoclonal antibodies

iNERDE 2014-01-01 — 2015-01-01

Director of Nerdy Marketing

Traveled to Bamako, Mali during the summer of 2014 to teach STEM to children during our summer camp.

Avalon Volunteer Fire Department 2010-05-01 — 2013-05-01

Firefighter

Avalon Rescue Squad 2010-05-01 — 2013-05-01

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

McGill University 2016-01-01 — 2016-06-01

Protein Biochemistry
Doctorate

York College of Pennsylvania 2009-09-01 — 2013-05-01

Biology & Chemistry
Bachelor of Science

York College "10 Under '10" Award

Awarded 2014-04-01
by York College of PA Office of Alumni Relations

Honorable Mention for Excellence in Research

Awarded 2013-12-01
by Berg Health

Athletic Honor Roll

Awarded 2013-05-01
by York College of Pennsylvania

All-Academic Team

Awarded 2012-05-01
by NCAA Capital Athletic Conference
Awarded to NCAA student athletes holding >3.5 cumulative GPA

Full Stack Development

  • Python
  • React + Typescript
  • Cloud Infrastructure (GCP + AWS)
  • Terraform
  • k8s
  • CI/CD

Data Science

  • SQL
  • Supervised Learning
  • Unsupervised Learning
  • pandas + numpy
  • Web Scraping
English
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French
Professional working proficiency

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