A Data Science enthusiast interested in applying statistical and predictive techniques to the stockmarket.
Working at the intersection of Machine Learning and Finance
Developing trading agents using Reinforcement Learning
Using combination of R and Python for data analysis
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Worked as a data scientist at this fintech company based in Manhattan, New York. My tasks included:
Worked as a Teaching Assistant for Prof. Jaideep Mulherkar in the course Computational Finance (CS401) - a course based on the computational aspects and mathematical aspects of stockmarkets. I developed and graded 60 Computational Science students’ weekly python lab assignments related to:
I was a data science research intern and dealt with student educational data. My task was to analyse educational data and gain insights into factors which affect the scholastic performance of students - fluency, speech, endurance and teaching methodology in the schools.
Worked as a machine learning intern at Shipmnts, an Ahmedabad based logistics startup. Being a logistics company, Shipmnts recieves large number of shipping bills, invoices and import/export documents. My projects were -
I started my machine learning journey at this time by participating in Kaggle competitions and Analytics Vidhya. My entire december was spent working on interesting datasets, interacting with other data scientists on the discussion forums and reading about state-of-the-art techniques of Kaggle grandmasters
Served as a mentor for 30 pre-university students and guided them in tasks involving bug fixing, utility feature incorporation and test case enumeration. The tasks involved helping students write code in CSS, HTML, NodeJS, python's web framework Flask, dealing with Docker images and REST APIs.
I was selected in Google Summer of Code to work with FOSSASIA as a python web developer to rebuild it's server project open-event-orga-server from scratch. The project was built using python's web framework Flask and this was my first real development experience.
Started open-source contributions in FOSSASIA's open-event-orga-server: an event management application for managing events in real time. Solved bugs, raised issues and improved documentation.