CV / RESUMÉ

Summary

Creative and thorough Data Analyst with a passion for storytelling through data visualization. 3 years experience designing and developing business intelligence solutions, specifically data mining online user behaviour and usage. Currently working on mining open source data and extracting insights to build tools powered by machine learning. Strong technical skills rooted in training as a Civil Engineer.

SKILLS

  • Proficient in Python (pandas, numpy, seaborn, matplotlib and Scikit-learn) and R

  • Skilled in implementing ML techniques and frameworks (TensorFlow, caret) to applications or analysis

  • Creative in visualization with different tools such as Tableau, Chartio, Plot.ly and D3.js

  • Significant experience working with APIs

Technical SKILLS

Programming Languages: Python, R, SQL, Web - HTML/CSS/Javascript

Developer Tools: Docker, Heroku, ETL tools (Talend), Git

Design Softwares: InDesign, Photoshop & Lightroom, Sketch

Other Tools:  Advanced Excel & Google Sheets, Salesforce, Tableau

EDUCATION

McGill University - Bachelors of Civil Engineering '14

EXPERIENCE

IoT Data Scientist – Umbrellium

November 2017 - Present

Current responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with designers and developers to build urban technologies powered by machine learning techniques

  • Developing projects, defining success metrics and exploring models and strategies to use

  • Implementing algorithms in data products and web apps

  • Analyzing data to generate findings and extract insights to turn into business value

  • Writing and publishing white-papers and press releases to help the community and stakeholders

    better understand our work

Data Analyst and Operations - Ready Education (Formerly OOHLALA Mobile)

October 2016 - January 2018

  • Lead data analyst for early stage Ed-Tech start-up through Series A

  • Analyzed user data across 200+ apps to determine behavior, extract insights, and report

  • Employed NLP algorithms to analyze sentiment of text data on social feed across app

  • Took charge of quarterly reporting to share with clients

  • Designed and built dashboards to display internal metrics company wide

Internet of Things (IoT) Data Scientist Consultant - Thingful at Umbrellium

June 2016 - Present

Data CONSULTANT - THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

November 2015 - April 2016

  • Designed interconnected data structures for the recording and monitoring of WHO Health & Aid facilities effectiveness worldwide

  • Strategized rules for extraction, transformation and consolidation of survey datasets

  • Reduced survey and input time allowing for collection to occur 4 times a year from once

DATA MANAGER AND FIELD ORGANIZER - LIBERAL PARTY OF CANADA

August 2015 - October 2015

  • Analyzed socio-economic data for approximately 100,000 residents in Montréal from census data

  • Determine buckets of most likely voters to contact

  • Organized approx. 60 volunteers from universities across Montréal to canvas to identify and recruit voters

DATA SCIENce Intern - UNITAID AT THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

January 2015 - April 2015

  • Contributed to the development of the Market Intelligence System (MIS) - a multi-million dollar public health initiative designed to determine optimal strategic interventions to improve access to health commodities

  • Created templates to analyze data and address access and affordability for medicines and diagnostic tools relating to Malaria, Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS

  • Devised Extract, Transform and Load workflows to merge and consolidate data for over 30,000 pharmaceutical commodities

RESEARCH ASSISTANT - MCGILL FACULTY OF ENGINEERING, DEPT. OF CIVIL ENG.

April 2013 - June 2014

  • Conceived and developed a system to predict flow in traffic networks and update them in real-time by collecting, analyzing and simulating data

  • Through batched advanced programming, used Excel, VISSIM, STATA, SPSS and GAUSS, to generate code accurately depicting driver behavior and route choice. Used a fractional split model to estimate flow and turning data

Research Assistant - École Polytechnique de Montréal

Summer 2014

  • Coordinated a project with the Ministry of Transport of Quebec to asses and ameliorate the implementation of roundabouts in Quebec

  • Collected on-site traffic data using placements of video cameras and Vehicle Magnetic Imaging (VMI) plates for capturing vehicle trajectories and volumes

  • Worked with a team to develop software to track vehicles trajectories across roundabouts to determine most likely crash zones in an attempt to minimize this area