Alexis Mattos-Vabre

Software Developer & Data Scientist

San Francisco, CA

I've always been a builder and analyst of systems, abstract or concrete. I currently am advancing my education in the direction of machine learning and artificial intelligence. With a solid basis in web programming and software architecture, I'm also a highly motivated, curious, innovative and results-oriented individual seeking a full-time position in a company where hybrid career types are valued.

Work Experience

  • Articulate Research

    Data Science & Data Visualization Consultant|Feb, 2016Current

    • Used Caffe, Theano (Keras), Lasagne, scikit-learn, TensorFlow and custom algorithms to complete projects.
    • Used libraries/tools such as D3 and Processing to create data visualizations
    • Research in current social problems using public data (Basic Income & Poverty in the San Francisco Bay Area, Time-Banking)
    • Policy development through data analysis and predictive analytics
  • KINKBNB

    Data Product Architect & Software Engineer|Jan, 2016Current

    • Created new rental reservation system in Django/Python with a fully integrated CMS, analytics and data visualization.
    • Implemented the use of Docker and MicroServices.
    • Managed and created sprints in SCRUM methodology.
    • Created migration plan for legacy PHP system to new Django stack.
  • Figure8Labs

    Creative Technology Consulting |Jun, 2008Current

    Web, marketing, and communications consulting as well as development, design, and UX design.

    • Clients include: Chanel, LVMH, Au Feminin, Le Manoir de Paris, Barbara Bui, FITC, Circus Automatic, Sensoree
  • Circus Automatic

    Technical Director|Jun, 2014Aug, 2016

    • Networked wall of 45 LCD screens using Raspberry PIs and software in python
    • Managed and developed code base for robotics development
  • MediaPilote Paris

    Technical Director|Mar, 2010Mar, 2011

    • Advise and develop technical strategies for web and HCI projects
    • Develop custom modules for the branded CMS using php, ajax, and css.
    • Integrate creative and technical concepts, and advise on technical feasibility and cost.
  • Logikart

    Full-stack web developer|Dec, 2007Jun, 2008

    • Created Modules in PHP and AJAX primarily to extend OScommerce.
    • Maintained the webstore and servers for LOLLIPOPS, a webshop with an international presence (with over 100 physical boutiques worldwide)

Education

  • University of California, Santa Cruz

    BFA - Fine Arts|Sep, 2000May, 2005

  • General Assembly

    Certificate - Data Science|Feb, 2016May, 2016

  • Udacity

    Nanodegree - Machine Learning|Jul, 2016Current

    I'm currently pursuing a certificate program in Machine Learning and participating in the Beta version of the Self-driving car programming nanodegree

Skills

    • predictive analytics
    • statistical analysis
    • python
    • algorithm development
    • php
    • data visualisation
    • splunk
    • ux design
    • scikit-learn
    • keras
    • caffe
    • data visualization
    • data analytics