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Data Scientist

Berkeley, California, United States
May 02, 2019

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Andrew J. Guenthner

**** ****** **., #***, ********, CA 94704

Ph: 760-***-****; E-mail: Web:


Summary: Data scientist with successful track record of award-winning data-based discoveries and successful team-building. Strengths: rapid learning, adding business value through technical insights, and creating compelling technical stories for a broad range of audiences Skills: Data analysis via statistics, machine learning, and modeling. Programming in C++, Python, Visual BASIC, and Matlab. Database management with SQL. Web design using HTML and WordPress. Scalable production workflows via Jupyter Notebooks and virtual environments. Additional Skills: Fund-raising (over $12M in grants for 18 innovative projects), product development, technical marketing, operations management, intellectual property development, mentoring, team-building, thought leadership, organizational leadership Projects:

County-Level Health Behaviors Analysis

• Effectively visualizes and communicates risks and their impacts

• Pilot version online at Solubility Parameter Analysis

• New, custom method with unique uncertainty and reliability indicators

• Project published; 28 citations: science-projects/hansen-solubility-parameters-for-nanostructued-chemicals Quantitative Structure-Property Relationships for Biomaterials

• Award-winning project identifies new value opportunity in renewable materials

• Award news release: Composite-Resins-Derived-from-Renewable-Polyphenol-Sources Experience:

Chief Technology Officer, Nano Hydrophobics, Inc. 2018 – 2019

• Developed data analysis tools to extract and quantify key performance metrics

• Created data-driven technology, intellectual property, and business plans

• Secured an additional nine months of operating runway through fund-raising Group Leader and Senior Technical Advisor, Air Force Research Laboratory 2016 – 2018

• Built 10-yr strategy, metrics dashboard, and operations plan for $10 M / yr, 60-person team

• Integrated a comprehensive suite of modeling and simulation tools into team operations

• Expanded resource base by $2M / yr in less than two years Senior Chemical Engineer, Air Force Research Laboratory 2009 – 2016

• Completed 4 data-driven research programs resulting in 36 journal articles and 9 patents

• Converted basic research insights into a $4M “game changing” fuel production program

• Utilized quantitative analysis to produce award-winning scientific insights (3 major awards) Education: UC Berkeley Data Analytics Certificate – Expected Completion, August 2019 Ph. D., Polymer Engineering, The University of Akron

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