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Latest Projects

  • Intake-esm, An intake plugin for loading earth system data sets such as CMIP, CESM Large Ensemble.
  • ESMlab, Tools for working with earth system multi-model analyses with xarray.
  • pop-tools, Tools to support analysis of POP2-CESM model solutions.

Professional Experience

Software Engineer, National Center for Atmospheric Research

October 2018 - Present | Boulder, CO
  • Working on the Pangeo platform, a collection of open source technology...

Software Developer Intern, Quansight

June 2018 - September 2018 (3 months)
  • Implemented datetime, categorical accessors for dask-cudf: Partitioned gpu-backed dataframe, using Dask.

  • Contributed to xnd: a library for refactoring of NumPy capabilities to low-level libraries and high-level interfaces.

  • Contributed to cudf (a Python interface to access and manipulate the GPU DataFrame) with Apache Arrow library.

Data Scientist Intern, First Orion

December 2017 - May 2018 (6 months) | Little Rock, AR
  • Machine Learning: Designed and built scoring, predictive models with Scikit-learn using First Orion’ s proprietary telecommunication data.

  • Data Processing: Identified patterns and characteristics within First Orion’s data warehouses using Dask, Apache Spark, Pandas.

Research Intern, National Center for Atmospheric Research

May 2017 - August 2017 (3 months) | Boulder, CO
  • Installation: Installed Apache Spark on both Cheyenne and Yellowstone Supercomputers.

  • Schedulers: Cleaned/fixed Spark launch bash scripts that work with the LSF/PBS schedulers.

  • spark-xarray: Wrote spark-xarray, a python package that integrates PySpark and xarray for Climate Data Analysis.

  • Jupyter notebooks contribution: Contributed Jupyter notebooks and scripts using Apache Spark to NCAR’s Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP) Analysis Platform.

  • Documentation: Documented research work at


University of Arkansas at Little Rock

(2014 - 2018) | Little Rock, AR

Bachelor of Science, Systems Engineering


Languages & Frameworks

  • Python
  • C++
  • Bash
  • Xarray
  • Dask
  • NumPy
  • Keras


  • Kubernetes
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • AWS