To obtain an internship in the field of Data Science and Machine Learning, specifically in relation to Masters in Applied Computing at University of Toronto. I will be available starting May, 2017.
Prospective Data Scientist with degree in Statistics and Computational Math with experience in R, Python, SQL, Apache Spark, C++, and Scala. Knowledge of a wide variety of statistical models learned though B. Math in Statistics and Computational Math Demonstrated leadership and management skills as President of Statistics Club for 2 years. Passion for communicating ideas and concepts via presentations/tutorials for the UW Statistics Club as
well as national conferences.
Data Science Skills
Studied various statistical models through Bachelor of Math in Statistics.
Prepared and presented extensive tutorial on using SQL for Statistics Club and two Research Terms using Big Data manipulation tools like Apache Hadoop, and Apache Spark.
Created various presentations to convey complex information to others.
Taken a statistics course on Data Visualization.
Experience with R, Python, Matlab, and Apache Spark in data ana- lytics. Taken a CS course with C++ (Object-Oriented Software Development).
Built a small Hadoop cluster using single board computers.
University of Toronto - Toronto, Ontario — Fall 2016-Present
Masters of Science in Applied Computing — 4.0 GPA
Courses: Topics in ML: Interference & Generative Models, Algorithms for Genome Sequence
Analysis, Probabilistic Learning and Reasoning, Fundamentals of Statistical Genetics
University of Waterloo - Waterloo, Ontario — 2015
Bachelor of Mathematics with Major in Statistics and Computational Math and CS Minor — 85%
Courses: Inference for Big Data, Classification (Machine Learning), Data Visualisation, Function Estimation, Computational Math, Data Types (Python), Object-Orientated Programming (C++), Databases (SQL)
College of the North Atlantic - St. John’s, NL — Fall 2005
Statistical Consulting Centre, University of Waterloo — 2015
Provided software advice on R, SQL, and SPSS for graduate students.
Undergraduate Research Assistant — Summer 2015,14
Shoja’eddin Chenouri: University of Waterloo.
Worked with Apache Spark on various data projects and Investigated and wrote supplementary material on various Big Data Tools
Statistics Club, University of Waterloo — 2013-2015
Lead a team in providing various statistics related educational and social activities for fellow students.Presented tutorials on SQL, Hadoop, and Big Data (videos up on YouTube Channel “UW Stats Club”).
Math Society, University of Waterloo
Executive Evaluation Committee Member — Fall 2015
Evaluated MathSoc executives and provided constructive criticisms and recommendations.