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Samee Zahid

Director of Engineering

About Samee Zahid

Generalist engineer skilled at end-to-end ML: data analysis, feature engineering, model training and deployment, data infrastructure, evaluation systems and A/B experimentation.

I develop with a strong product focus and big picture instinct. Excited about emerging tech’s ability to transform lives in developing economies.

Some of my favorite books include:
– The Beginning of Infinity by David Deutsch
– Behave by Robert Sapolsky
– Debt by David Graeber
– Thinking, Fast, and Slow by Daniel Kahneman

C++, Python, SQL, Bash, Java, Kubernetes, Map-Reduce, Colab/Jupyter, Data Viz

LLMs, Vector Search, RAG (Retrieval Augmented Generation), Ranking/Thresholding, Topic Clustering, Location Inference, Spam Detection, Local Intent Classification, Search Indexing, Naive Bayes, Various NLP techniques

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