EDUCATION

"Essentially, all models are wrong, but some are useful". - George E. P. Box
MASTER OF COMPUTER SCIENCE (GPA: 4.o)
ITESM CAMPUS MTY
MONTERREY MEXICO
JAN 2013 - DEC 2014
Major in Artificial Intelligence. Published thesis title: Prediction of Cellular Functional States Based on Network Signal Propagation of Biological External Stimulus
JAN 2008 - DEC 2012
Published thesis title: Prediction of RNA POL-II Promoters in Drosophila melanogaster Using Signal, Context and Structural Features .
BACHELORS OF SCIENCE IN BIOTECHNOLOGY (GPA 3.7)
UANL
MONTERREY MEXICO

 

EXPERIENCE

"Controlling complexity is the essence of computer programming." - Brian Kernigan
KONFIO
SENIOR DATA SCIENTIST
MARCH 2016 -
Data Hackerman and Machine Learning evangelist.¬†Founder of the Michael Burry Lab (Konfio’s Data Science and Marketing Lab).

KONFIO
DATA SCIENTIST
JUNE 2015 - MARCH 2016
Developing models for credit risk estimation, marketing segmentation, optimization of forms.

FREELANCE
DATA SCIENTIST
JAN 2015 - JUNE 2015
Developing intelligent software upon request for data analysis, decision making, feature estimation and selection, data clustering, parse and curate datasets, application of supervised and unsupervised Machine Learning algorithms, optimization of code to be scalable at large computations.
BIOINFORMATICS ITESM LAB
DATA SCIENTIST - BIOINFORMATICIAN
JAN 2013 - DEC 2014
Developed software for data analysis, decision making, estimate features from data, parse large datasets, application of Machine Learning techniques, enrich the results of the computations with biological meaning.
IDEKER LAB
SUMMER INTERN BIOINFORMATICIAN
JUN 2014 - JUL 2014
Developed software for network analysis in biological systems.
DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY LAB
DATA SCIENTIST - BIOINFORMATICIAN
JUN 2010 - DEC 2012
Developed a framework for an automatized promoter recognition tool using a SVM.

PORTFOLIO

"The trouble with programmers is that you can never tell what a programmer is doing until it's too late." - Seymour Cray

Introduction to K-means in R

Machine Learning, R

Neural Network in R

Machine Learning, R

The tale of two algorithms

Machine Learning, R

Fertility and life expectancy

R

Trim FASTA headers with AWK

Bioinformatics, Linux

Handling large FASTA files in R

Bioinformatics, R

Extract 5’UTRs

Bioinformatics, R

F1 vs accuracy

Machine Learning

Update R in Debian Wheezy

Debian, Linux, R

Markov Chains in R

Markov Chains, R, Simulations

Prisoner’s dilemma

Game Theory, Simulations

Brownian motion

R, Simulations

Parameter Optimization

Parameter Optimization, R

100-Prisoners

Game Theory, R, Simulations

SEP-names

Machine Learning, NLP, R

Typing Monkeys

Machine Learning, NLP, R

GET IN TOUCH

"Computers are getting smarter all the time. Scientists tell us that soon they will be able to talk to us. (And by 'they', I mean 'computers'. I doubt scientists will ever be able to talk to us.)" - Dave Barry