Jan Jitse V.

Data Scientist with 17+ years experience in Machine Learning

Dutch, English

I love to work on challenging technical problems, and lead the implementation of solutions that actually solve the problems of the customers. Pushing the envelope with innovative new techniques, drawi...see more

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  • Pre-vetted expert
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  • Available on short notice


Data Scientist

OKRA Technologies
2 years
Current position
Apr 2021 - Present
Skills: Natural Language Processing (NLP) · Apache Airflow · Data Visualization · PyTorch · Keras · Mathematics · Programming · Linux · TensorFlow · Machine Learning · Python (Programmi...see more

Data Scientist

10 months
Jun 2020 - Apr 2021
Responsibilities: • Design and implement computer vision solutions for agriculture clients using OpenCV and Tensorflow on Azure cloud environment. • Support a client implementing scena...see more

Educational Consultant

2 years
Apr 2020 - Dec 2021
Mentor for the Tensorflow: Advanced Techniques specialization - Answer student questions on on Tensorflow topics like custom layers, functional API, AutoGraph, and many more - Debugging...see more

Senior data science consultant

3 months
Jan 2020 - Apr 2020
• Architect, plan and develop a digital biomarker for mobility for Orikami, using Deep Learning, with a team of 3 developers using Keras and Tensorflow running on Kubeflow in the GCP cl...see more


2 years
Jan 2018 - Dec 2019
Led a team of engineers in developing innovative new techniques for semiconductor metrology. Reponsible for translating customer needs into technical roadmaps, ensuring the output of th...see more

Design Engineer

1 year
Sep 2016 - Dec 2017
Design engineer in the YieldStar Algorithms and Physical Modeling group. Developing parameter estimation algorithms, physical models and calibrations that enable and improve semiconduc...see more

Postdoctoral Researcher

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
2 years
Sep 2014 - Aug 2016
Postdoctoral Researcher in the Research Training Group 1493 "Mathematical Structures in Modern Quantum Physics"

Postdoctoral Researcher

California Institute of Technology
2 years
Sep 2012 - Aug 2014
Postdoctoral Researcher in the Mathematics Department, working with prof. Marcolli. Research in Noncommutative Geometry. Teaching courses and supervising students.

PhD student

Universiteit Utrecht
4 years
Jan 2009 - Sep 2012
PhD student Mathematics in the Vici project: "From Arithmetic Geometry to Noncommutative Riemannian Geometry, and back". Advisor: prof. dr. G. Cornelissen. Thesis: Classification and e...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Semiconductors
  • Information Services
  • Program Development
  • Machinery & Equipments
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom

Role experience

  • Consulting
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Program and Project Management


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  • Physics
  • Teaching