Saeed Soltani

Saeed Soltani

Big Data Engineer, Cloud architect

Name:Saeed Soltani
Date of birth:Sep 6, 1989
Address:Vancouver, Canada
Email:soltani@live.com
I graduated from Simon Fraser University in 2017 with a Master in Computing Science in Big Data. I am currently working as a Big Data Engineer at Best Buy Canada.

Employment

Aug 2017 - Present

Best Buy Canada

Big Data Engineer

My role at Best Buy Canada includes: Designing a Hadoop Data Lake that could be used for various purposes, Working with cloud technologies to capture new data sources and events for analytical purposes, Building streaming applications on Azure to capture and process thousands of streaming data in seconds, Creating end-to-end data pipelines that will start by capturing the data and ends by visualizing it

My role in Black Duck as a co-op student includes: using NLP techniques to find insights from the data, use big data technologies such as Spark for ETL proccessing and Machine Learning, use machine learning techniques for classification.

June 2016 - Oct 2016

Appnovation Technologies

Data Engineer Intern

Gathered data from various sources and applied data integration techniques, Created a pipeline on AWS to organize updates and ETL processing automatically, Consulted on machine learning tecchniques that could be used for the project, Used Laravel for Transferring data from NoSQL to SQL readable format.

Oct 2013 - May 2015

KEYANA Information Technology

Database Analyst

I worked as a Database Analyst in Keyana Technology Information Corporation. In KEYANA, I had many duties such as : Develop and maintain scripts and queries to import and manipulate data from different users, Perform quality assurance on generated results to ensure accuracy and consistency, Research on new concepts and methodologies such as CouchDB.

Education

Sep 2015 - May 2017

Simon Fraser University

Msc in Computing Science

Studying Big data course for master degree. Core focus of this course are MapReduce and Spark programming. Modules that were included in the Fall Semester named: Machine Learning, Data mining and Programming for big data

Sep 2010 - June 2013

Queen Mary, University Of London

Bachelor's Of Science(With Honours)

Achieved First class degree in Computer Science, with modules included such as:

 

Graphic User Interface : 82.6%     Image Processing with C++: 72.0%

 

High Performance Computing : 68.0%     Object-Oriented Programming: 86.0%

Nov 2006 - June 2009

Islamic Azad University Of Sabzevar

Assoicate's Degree

Studied Computer and achieved A-Levels in Machine and Assembly and language and B-Levels in Mathematics