Chief Data Scientist2018 - 2021Sonodot
Technologies: RStudio Shiny, R, Aiohttp, Asyncio, Plotly, NumPy, Scikit-learn, Keras, Pandas, Apache Kafka, Python
- Built a platform for the ingestion of large volumes of data from IoT devices, based on Apache Kafka.
- Constructed a real-time cleaning and pre-processing pipeline for sensor data, based on Asyncio, NumPy, and Apache Kafka.
- Developed web APIs for on-demand and real-time analytics and visualization, based on Python, Pandas, and Plotly.
- Developed machine learning applications for time series of sensor data, for instance, activity detection and trajectory classification with deep neural networks.
- Developed simulation models and optimization engines.
- Managed the development team and developed strategic plans for software and product development.
Assistant Professor2017 - 2018University of Lisbon
Technologies: Java, Python
- Taught Programming I & II (Python), Algorithms and Data Structures (Java), and Theory of Computation.
- Developed pedagogical materials.
- Mentored undergraduate and postgraduate students.
- Prepared and established project proposals and scientific collaborations.
- Prepared a project proposal on Markov chain models and machine learning that was awarded €250,000 in funding.
Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researcher2012 - 2017Instituto de Telecomunicações
Technologies: Evolutionary Algorithms, R, Java
- Developed my Ph.D. thesis on evolutionary computation, autonomous agents, and neural networks.
- Implemented a statistical analysis and visualization of large volumes of scientific data in R.
- Used unsupervised machine learning to extract knowledge from large volumes of high-dimensional data.
- Developed new algorithms for the training of autonomous agents and neural networks.
- Built an agent-based simulator for supporting the evolution of neural-based autonomous agents controllers, in Java.
- Ran experiments with high-performance computing (HPC), including Google Cloud and Sun Grid Engine.
- Wrote and published over 20 scientific papers in the top conferences and journals in the field, four of which were nominated for best paper awards.
Co-founder2016 - 2016Ocean Swarm
Technologies: R, Java
- Worked on robotics testing, programming, and development.
- Conducted market research and developed a business plan.
- Prepared two research proposals for European Commission's H2020 calls.
Invited Teaching Assistant2013 - 2015University of Lisbon
Technologies: Assembly, Java
- Taught the courses of Computer Systems Architecture (Assembly and hardware architecture) and Programming Laboratories (Java introductory programming).
Research Assistant2009 - 2012LabMag
Technologies: NetBeans RCP, X3D, R, GeoTools, OWL, Java
- Worked as a research assistant in projects involving artificial intelligence.