Todd Schiller, Software Developer in New York, NY, United States
Todd Schiller

Software Developer in New York, NY, United States

Member since August 1, 2019
Todd is a software engineer with more than a decade of experience working on business and analytics applications. He's built decision systems for some of the world's largest hedge funds and consumer companies. Along with a Ph.D. degree in computer science, Todd has published peer-reviewed research on machine learning and automated program analysis.
Todd is now available for hire

Portfolio

Experience

Location

New York, NY, United States

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Mac, IntelliJ IDEA, Git, Chrome

The most amazing...

...project I've worked on is modeling end-to-end production network profitability and interactive simulations of new factories.

Employment

  • Head of Engineering

    2016 - PRESENT
    MOKA Analytics
    • Brought the product from concept to market with customers including Fortune's Global 500 companies.
    • Designed analytics systems using optimization, statistical modeling, NLP, and expert systems.
    • Spearheaded a requirements analysis with a client business and IT stakeholders during sales and deployment.
    • Managed a team of full-time software engineers; along with supervising contractors for QA, UI design, and ETL development.
    Technologies: Python, Django, React, Redux, D3.js, Informatica, SQL, NumPy, Scikit-learn, GLPK
  • Researcher | Knowledge Engineer

    2015 - 2015
    Bridgewater Associates
    • Worked as a member of the Systemized Intelligence Lab led by Dave Ferrucci (former IBM Watson team lead).
    • Liaised between research and development; wrote the requirements for the knowledge engineering systems.
    • Designed and implemented knowledge-engineering tools with a focus on metareasoning.
    • Built statistical models for people analytics.
    Technologies: Python, Scala, Angular, NumPy, Pandas, Microsoft Excel
  • Founding Consultant

    2013 - 2014
    FinLingua, Inc.
    • Led the design, development, and integration of a derivatives order management system (OMS) for an investment manager with $130 billion AUM.
    • Co-organized a workshop on domain-specific languages for financial systems (DSLFIN) at an international ACM/IEEE conference.
    Technologies: C#, Telerik, jQuery, JavaScript, SQL
  • Business Analyst | Software Engineer

    2010 - 2012
    Numerix, LLC
    • Led the design and development of domain-specific modeling infrastructure for a new analytics product; worked with product management to establish business and technical requirements for the product.
    • Collaborated with senior developers and CEO to design the specification for a new structuring technology for the company‚Äôs flagship product.
    • Held internal and external presentations for new technologies; presented technologies in sales demos.
    Technologies: C#, C++, Java

Experience

  • Strategic Planning SaaS (Development)
    https://www.moka.nyc/

    I developed strategic planning software for consumer package companies (CPG). It models the value chain of the business from marketing, to finance, to supply chain, to production.

    I took from concept to market, including a client from the Global 500.

  • Derivatives Order Management System (OMS) (Development)

    This project involved a derivatives order management system (OMS) for an investment manager with $130 billion AUM. It allowed traders to quickly and accurately capture the details of their trades and monitor their portfolio.

Skills

  • Languages

    Python, SQL, JavaScript, C#, Java, TypeScript, Scala, RDF
  • Frameworks

    Django, Redux, Django REST Framework, Apache Jena
  • Tools

    IntelliJ, Gensim, Weka
  • Paradigms

    Business Intelligence (BI), Data Science, Functional Programming, Object-oriented Programming (OOP)
  • Platforms

    Azure
  • Libraries/APIs

    React, NetworkX, NumPy, Pandas, D3.js, Highcharts, TensorFlow, Scikit-learn
  • Storage

    Azure SQL, PostgreSQL
  • Other

    Linear Optimization, Informatica, Chrome Extensions

Education

  • Ph.D. degree in Computer Science
    2009 - 2014
    University of Washington - Seattle, WA, USA
  • Master's degree in Computer Science
    2008 - 2009
    Washington University in St. Louis - St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
    2005 - 2009
    Washington University in St. Louis - St. Louis, MO, USA

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