{ "instructor":{ "name":"Ram Seshadri", "expertise":[ "Python", "R", "Machine Learning", "Hadoop", "Spark", "Big Data", "Asset Management", "Investment Banking", "Insurance", "Retail Banking", "Trading and Risk Management" ], "short desc":"Ram has more than 20 years of experience in the Technology industry having worked for multiple consulting firms including Deloitte and Wipro. Prior to working in Technology, he worked on Wall Street as a Prop Trader, Analyst and Portfolio Manager for more than 11 years in leading Hedge Funds. While he is not working, he loves building Auto ML solutions and spends time with his family, watching old Detective TV shows together.", "current position":"Data Scientist at a leading Wall Street firm, developing Machine Learning solutions for Asset Management applications using Python and R.", "past positions":"Lead Instructor, Data Science Immersive, General Assembly: Teaching, mentoring career changes moving into Data Science from other disciplines. Data Scientist, Wipro Technologies: Built innovative solutions for Financial use cases in Python.", "education":[ "MBA, Double Major, Economics and Finance, Stern School of Business, New York University", "MS, Industrial Engineering with a minor in Artificial Intelligence, NC State University, Raleigh, NC", "B. Tech, Mechanical Engineering, IIT Madras, India" ] } }