Megan S.

Professional with experience in the IT & Software Development Industry, specializing in Data Science

United States of America
English

Data scientist passionate about improving the lives of others through machine learning, experimentation, detailed analysis, and support for women and other underrepresented groups relating to STEM via...see more

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Information Technology

450

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

Experience

Senior Data Scientist

Microsoft
6 months
Current position
Jun 2022 - Present
Skills: Machine Learning · SQL · Data Analysis · Data Science · Design of Experiments (DOE) · Python (Programming Language).

Data Scientist II

Microsoft
3 years
Nov 2019 - Jun 2022
Leveraging machine learning, experimentation, and other key data science functions so our users can save time, focus on what's important, and achieve more. -Built AI to answer premium...see more

Data Scientist

Microsoft
1 year
Jul 2018 - Nov 2019
Shaped the world's first mixed reality business applications by applying growth strategies, identifying customer accelerators and blockers, projecting the impact of features, and presen...see more

Team Lead

UP MARS
9 months
Aug 2017 - May 2018
Led a multidisciplinary team of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and computer science majors to design, build, and program a mining robot to compete in the 2018 NASA Robo...see more

AI Algorithm Implementations

University of Portland
4 months
Jan 2017 - May 2017
Trained agents with algorithms such as minimax, neural nets, and Markov chains for a computer game.

Physics Peer Leader/TA

Physics Department
3 years
Aug 2015 - May 2018
Instructed students in Mechanics (Physics 274) and Electromagnetism (Physics 275) three times a week. This involved explaining processes, grading homework, and asking questions to help ...see more

Residential Computer Consultant

Information Services
8 months
Aug 2015 - Apr 2016
Helped students with their tech problems by troubleshooting on Windows, Macs, printers, androids, iPhones, game consoles, and other devices for issues involving Internet connections, pr...see more

IT Security Application Developer

Intel Corporation
2 months
Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
HTML5, JavaScript, AngularJS, C#, MS SQL, CSS, ASP.NET Created a modular dashboard using agile development processes to consolidate key information security metrics for various levels ...see more

Server and Hostess

Olive Garden
2 years
Jan 2013 - Jun 2015
Every summer and winter break I worked with the server and host teams to make guests feel comfortable and welcome through friendly conversation and efficient service.

Cook, Waitress, and Cashier

Nova Restaurant
10 months
Mar 2012 - Jan 2013
Nova was a small restaurant near my house. I cooked all menu items (Fish 'n Chips, burgers, salads, etc), prepared pizza toppings, took orders, and washed dishes.

Soccer Referee

Northshore Youth Soccer Association
3 years
Jul 2008 - Dec 2011
As a certified soccer referee, I made sure that the soccer fields were safe for games and that the players followed the rules. I also kept track of the time elapsed and goals scored.

Owner

M & M Ventures
8 years
Jan 2008 - Jul 2015
My brother and I started this business together when we were in Junior High School. We sold and installed furnace filters to homes in the Clifton Housing Development.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom

Role experience

  • Information Technology

Expertise

  • Computer Science
  • Teamwork
  • Event Planning
  • Time Management