Nicolae Petridean

Machine Learning
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Machine learning engineer. Experienced hands-on software engineer & architect



Vetting results

Machine Learning

Software Engineering&Architecture;Python;Spark;TesorFlow;Java




- Python, Java, C++

- Spark

- Hadoop

- SciKit-Learn, TensorFlow


Work Experience

Lead Machine Learning Engineer, Southeast Asia's, 2021 - present

We solve critical transportation challenges and make transport freedom a reality for 650 million people in the region. We believe anyone should be able to go anywhere and trust that they can book a safe ride.

PhD Candidate - Computer Vision, Cluj, 2020 - present

3D computer vision, deep learning. Machine Learning. Segmentation for 3D scene: instance, semantic and panoptic. Scene understanding.

Machine Learning Engineer Software Engineer Software Architect, Porsche Engineering, 2017 - 2021

One of the software companies inside VW group, mainly connected to Porsche AG software projects. I joined the company in it's early days in Romania, basically starting the big data and machine learning team. Being early on the team, I was also responsible of project bidding and acquisitions, hiring and later on guiding the team from a technical perspective. Later I also took over the role of technical responsible for Machine Learning team.

Projects :

Friction Map: build a proof of concept, a digital map, estimating the friction coefficient on public roads, using car sensor data and public information like the one provided by HERE maps. Sensor data analytics.
Python, Java, Maven, Spark, Spark Streaming ingestion pipeline,Hadoop, SciKit-Learn, TensorFlow - using a private cloud

CarDataBox: integration between car and cloud, using a bidirectional data link. Data gathering and storage. Sensor data analytics.

Python, C++, Java, Spark, Spark Streaming, Hadoop, AWS, Kera & TensorFlow Level3/4 HighWay Pilot: self driving redundant component responsible for safety in general, trajectory prediction and collision detection.

Cut-in Detection: detect earlier a possible situation where another movable object could make a maneuver inside ego lane. Goal was to detect this situation as early as possible.

Python, Recurrent Neural Networks, Keras & TensorFlow, SciKit-Learn

Software engineer Software Architect, Neverfail, 2016 - 2017

Worked on a the secure Workspace-as-a-Service (WaaS) solution, supporting multi-cloud and multi-tenant, enabling management and secure access to applications in customer environments, using almost any device. The solution supported building, migrating, management of secure mission-critical workloads through a single interface. Public cloud identity and authorisation management platform

Software architect, ISDC - A Member of the Endava Group, 2012 - 2016

Projects & activities I was involved in:

Banking, crowd funding and pensions industry
   -  software architect for mutiple products across multiple clients
   -  Continuous Delivery. Deployment automation, test automation framework
   based, BDD with Cucumber
   -  Identity and Authorisation Management

Lead Software Engineer, Endava, 2012 - 2012

- Leading and managing a team of software engineers

- Designing and architecting software systems

- Collaborating with cross-functional teams

Software Engineer, Betfair, 2011 - 2012

- Developing and maintaining software application

- Mentoring and coaching new team members

- Communicating with team members, stakeholders, and clients

- Bug fixing

Software Engineer, ISDC, 2007 - 2011

- Creating and upkeeping software application

- Guiding and supporting new team members through mentoring and coaching

- Engaging in communication with team members, stakeholders, and clients.



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