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Data Scientist

Seattle, Washington, United States
January 12, 2018

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ZACHARY A. ESTELA Data Scientist

Seattle, WA 206-***-****


Data scientist and environmental researcher with experience in R&D, Python, ETL, data visualization, AWS, and machine learning.



ETL, NoSQL, Lambda,

Spark, Docker, AWS

Machine Learning

SKLearn, OpenCV, NLP,



matplotlib, seaborn,

Jupyter, GIS mapping


Python, NumPy, shell,

Git, pandas, pip


Media Bias Monitor

- Deployed scalable microservice for real-time classification of bias in news sources.

- Scraped over 70K news articles into MongoDB on Amazon EC2 for training data.

- Implemented live scraping of dozens of news articles for each user request.

- Visualization of classification results using custom-built neural network on AWS Lambda. IoT + Computer Vision

- Developed real-time drowsiness detection for Raspberry Pi, using Docker, OpenCV, Scipy.

- Finalized in Seattle Interactive 2016 T-Mobile IoT Hackathon. Home DNS Filter

- Deployed DNS proxy adware/malware filtering on Raspberry Pi Zero using docker.

- Designed a wifi hotspot with a built-in web app for easy setup on local network. EXPERIENCE

Data Scientist Integral Consulting Seattle, WA 2017

- Engineered economic modeling software for ecosystem damage assessment, using chemical and geospatial analysis via Python, ArcGIS, git.

Data Scientist, Software Engineering LiveStories Seattle, WA 2017

- Contributed to the design a domain-specific language for graph database ETL.

- Provided data modeling support using Python, Jupyter, pandas, Git, bash, AWS, SQL. Associate Scientist Integral Consulting, Inc Seattle, WA 2012-2015

- Developed signal filtering and sensor fusion algorithms for ARPA-E using Arduino and SciPy.

- Automated scientific map production for federal, private, and public use.

- Scripted ETL pipeline for scientific data related to BP Oil Spill.

- Developed web scraping algorithm for data QA using NOAA data lakes. R&D Lab Manager International Renewable Resources Institute DF, Mexico 2010-2011

- Managed research and development laboratory.

- Co-designed studies on biogas reactors and rainwater capture.

- Designed optimized burner for biogas, which was implemented across Latin America. EDUCATION

Certificate, Data Science Galvanize Inc Seattle, WA 2017 Certificates, Big Data Specialization Coursera Online 2015 BS, Environmental Science: Technology Humboldt State University Arcata, CA 2010

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