Marcus L.

Professional with 7+ years experience in IT Services & Media, specializing in Data Science

United States of America

Experienced data scientist turned DevOps leader, my skills cover the full data science stack: initial data gathering and exploration, preprocessing and ETL pipelines, developing analysis and algorithm...see more

  • Digital & Broadcast Media
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Professional Services
  • Education & Edtech
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Software Architect

4 years
Current position
Apr 2019 - Present
Promulgate best practices for data science and engineering workflows, such as machine learning model management and continuous delivery of containerized applications on Kubernetes. Pla...see more

Software Engineer

10 months
Jun 2018 - Apr 2019
Collaborate across engineering, product and data science teams to solve technical and business issues. Build scalable systems to collect, store, and transform data coming from a variet...see more

Director of DevOps

CKM Advisors
9 months
Aug 2017 - May 2018
Lead a team of engineers and developers delivering business value to enterprise clients through automated dashboards and machine learning models. Engage with project leads to identify ...see more

Data Scientist

CKM Advisors
2 years
Jul 2015 - Jul 2017
Derive business value by exploring, interpreting and analyzing enterprise data for clients in the IT and financial service industries. Develop analytics, visualizations and interactive...see more

Edward A. Knapp Undergraduate Research Fellow

Santa Fe Institute
2 months
Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
Developed an independent research project evaluating the performance of an algorithm for fitting parameters to an ecological model of the human microbiome. Self-guided reading and skil...see more

Creative Editor

1 year
Dec 2012 - Dec 2013
Developed overall vision of the organization, as well as generating original pitches and content and providing editorial advice to contributors.

Undergraduate Researcher

Columbia University Technical Services
8 months
May 2012 - Jan 2013
Developed a prototype graphical user interface in Python for time series analysis and statistical manipulation of photometric data from Cataclysmic Variable stars. Traveled to MDM Obse...see more

Daily Editor

4 months
Jan 2012 - May 2012
Responsible for all content posted each Friday.

Audio/Visual Technician

Columbia University Technical Services
3 years
Sep 2011 - Feb 2015
Responsible for setting up and operating technical elements (projectors, sound systems, lighting instruments) for assigned campus events.
 Each semester I worked on at least one studen...see more

Technical Director

Coral Springs High School
2 years
Feb 2009 - Jun 2011
Designed and executed audio, lighting and multimedia in the high school's auditorium, including both school productions and private groups renting the space. Responsible for maintenanc...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Digital & Broadcast Media
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Professional Services
  • Education & Edtech

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Information Technology


  • Programming
  • Machine Learning
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Amazon Web Services