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I can help with a range of data science and big data consulting tasks, including A/B testing, machine learning, and data visualization

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A/B Testing

Test new features with online experiments

Machine Learning

Predictive models in R and Python

Data Visualization

Online dashboards to explore your data

Projects

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US State Court Explorer

Submission for NCSC State Court Viz-a-thon

SpotiFest

Find music festivals based on your favorite Spotify tunes

Predicting Customer Churn with Deep Learning in Keras

Shiny app built in collaboration with RStudio and Business Science

spotifyr

Scalable R wrapper for the Spotify API

Sentify

Analyze musical sentiment for your favorite artists and Spotify playlists.

Blog posts

Thom Yorke dancing across a plot describing Thom Yorke dancing

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Shiny app tracking how many people are using your Shiny Server

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The three types of artists you’ll find at the festival

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Finding the most depressing Radiohead song with R, using the Spotify and Genius Lyrics APIs

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Talks

spotifyr is an R package for pulling data from Spotify’s Web API. We’ll go over a few projects that have used it and walk through how …

Until recently, a big concern when deploying Shiny in production has been R’s single-threaded-ness, which can often lead to poor …

Data visualization challenge: Visualize worldwide musical preferences with Spotify’s API to help curate an “ideal” …

A/B testing generates massive amounts of data. This talk will explore ways to efficiently aggregate your data with SQL for analysis in …

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December 2018 – Present
New York

Data Scientist

Spotify

Analyze A/B tests to understand how artists can help bring users to Spotify Premium
 
 
 
 
 
January 2018 – November 2018
Washington, DC

Data Engineer

Storyblocks

Built data pipelines and interactive dashboards to analyze user behavior and search algorithms
 
 
 
 
 
April 2016 – December 2017
Washington, DC

Analytics Specialist

Storyblocks

Used machine learning and A/B tests to learn how people found and used our online stock media library
 
 
 
 
 
January 2016 – March 2016
Washington, DC

Senior Consultant

Booz Allen Hamilton

Used R to provide forecasts and trend analysis for government clients
 
 
 
 
 
March 2015 – December 2016
Washington, DC

Consultant

Booz Allen Hamilton

Built and deployed interactive web tools with Shiny to visualize data
 
 
 
 
 
July 2014 – December 2014
Barcelona, Spain

Research Assistant - Macroeconomics

Banc Sabadell

Researched bubbles in the Colombian housing market
 
 
 
 
 
August 2013 – June 2014
Barcelona, Spain

MSc in International Trade, Finance, and Development

Barcleona Graduate School of Economics

Thesis: Primary Education Reform in Argentina
 
 
 
 
 
September 2009 – May 2013
Spokane, WA

BS in Economics

Gonzaga University

Thesis: Estimating the Union Wage Premium in Washington State

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