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Assistant Data

Dallas, Texas, United States
November 02, 2018

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Mohamed Elsaied

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OBJECTIVE: A n enthusiast ic data scientist with deep understanding of using classical statistical inferences and modern machine learning algorithms to gain insights on big structured & unstructured data to make decisions that enables the business to grow profitably. Looking for a job that offers opportunity to challenge myself and solve complex problems EXPERIENCE:

UT Southwestern May 2018-Present

Bio-Statistician Dallas, TX

• Analyzing gene network involved in regulation of cardiomyocyte cell cycle using image processing for left arterial microscopic cell images with python OpenCV, Keras, & Tensor flow

• Analyzing gene expression in organisms called ‘extremophiles’ using state of the art predictive modeling in identifying the genes that can cross-reference with human genome

Southern Methodist University Aug 2017- Present

Teaching Assistant Dallas, TX

• Geographical Information System & Mapping using ARCGIS Pro

• Experimental statistics using SAS & R

• Consistently received positive teacher evaluations from students Vistra Energy Jan 2018-May 2018

Advanced Analytics Intern Irving, TX

• Developed reinforcement learning model for the energy bidding market utilizing game theory in building the environment and state of art deep learning for the model.

• Worked on Hadoop framework (Cloudera distribution) to draw meaningful insights on customer behavior using terabytes of data

• Hands-on Data Engineering Concepts (Extract - Transform – Load) and how to leverage it as data scientist

Playtri Jan 2017-Dec 2017

Geo-Spatial Analyst Dallas, TX

Used predictive modeling to forecast the market using census & customers data and then used OR techniques to build a robust model that included demographics, accessibility, and competition and was used in the location decision of 8 new franchise locations in 2017 and 2018 Triathlon Egypt Jan 2015-Jan 2017

Professional Athlete

• 2 years spent to qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games (qualified but missed due to injury) Silver Medalist in 2015 World Championships Chicago, USA

• Placed 5th in 2016 World Championships Cozumel, MEX Arab Academy for Science and Technology Aug 2014-Jan 2016 Teaching Assistant Cairo, EGY

Construction Engineering Drawings, Building Construction, Design and Construction of Earth Structures and Foundations, and AutoCAD


Southern Methodist University Jan 2017-Dec 2018

Master of Science

Operations Research/Applied Statistics Dallas, TX

GPA: 3.97

Arab Academy for Science and Technology Aug 2009-May 2014 Bachelor of Science in Construction Management Cairo, Egypt GPA: 3.6

Relevant Courses

Operations Research, Transportation Planning, GIS, Probability & Statistics, Production Systems, Data Mining, Intro to Data Science, Analytics For Decision Support, Engineering Economy & Decision Analysis, Machine Learning, Mathematics Optimization, Mathematical Statistics, Experimental Statistics, Pyhton & R for Data Science, Optimization Models For Decision Support SKILLS:

MS Windows, Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, GIS, HTML, Java, AutoCAD, Primavera, SAP 2000, Revit, SQL, R, Python, SAS, Tableau, Big Data, Hadoop, Hive, Impala, Spark, H2O, AMPL, Keras, Tensorflow, PyTorch


Undergraduate Athletic full Scholarship

2015 World Silver Medalist

African and Arab Triathlon Champion


Triathlete - Member of the Egyptian Olympic team

Travel - 18+ countries

TEDx SMU Speaker

Mentor for grade school students in Cairo and Dallas

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