Wesley Engers

Data Science and Statistical Consultant

San Jose, CA, United States

Medical statistics analytic Business Statistics Modeling Statistics
Accepting new clients and projects in Data Analytics, Data Science, Statistics, and math.

Brief Analysis example: https://rpubs.com/wengers11/uw_crime_visual
Small R Shiny App: https://wengers11.shinyapps.io/Data_Products_Project/

Brief Background:

Currently working as a Freelance Data Scientist and Statistical Consultant. Profile can be found at https://www.upwork.com/freelancers/~01c6840b75e6db0cac. Looking to provide data informed insights to companies and people using applied mathematics, statistics, and human ingenuity. Have experience using SQL, R, Rshiny, SAS JMP, Excel, SPC Excel Add-in, SPSS, and PowerPoint. Familiar with Python, Matlab, Tableau, and XLMiner (Excel Add-in)..

Formerly worked as an Associate Statistician at Symantec providing Data Analytics and Statistics insights to advise on pricing and discounting. Also, looked at Order Process Control using Six Sigma principles.

Founded Wesley's Tutors (http://www.wesleystutors.com/) in December 2013 to provide In-home tutoring services to the South Bay Area. We tutor in all subjects and are currently hiring, so if you are interesting in becoming a tutor please contact me.

I graduated from Claremont Graduate School with a Masters in Mathematics. I graduated from Santa Clara University with a double major in Business Finance and Mathematics.

Article on Data Science Course Beta Testing I do: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2017-02-17-should-online-courses-go-through-beta-testing-how-one-provider-taps-2-500-volunteers

Specialties: Statistics, Probability, Hypothesis testing, Data Analysis, Predictive Modeling, Regression, Problem Solving, Finance, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point)
Discrete Modeling of Tennis Tournament using Monte Carlo Analysis

Data Science Consultant at EdgePeak Consulting, LLC

Dec 2014 - Present

-For a SaaS / subscription client, utilized multivariate and logistic regression to identify the primary drivers of churn, and developed key recommendations on how to reduce churn -Completed advanced analysis utilizing statistical methods for the customer service division of an e-learning company, leading to deeper insights of service quality

Associate Statistician at Symantec

Feb 2014 - Oct 2015

CSI (Commercial Strategy and Insights) and IP&A Go to Market Teams: -Provide analytic support to the CSI and IP&A-Go to Market Teams -Use SQL to pull data and provide aggregate and high level data insights -Built a model to determine the probability of winning custom deals for use by Deal Desk and Sales -Use multivariate regression, logistic regression, probability modeling, bootstrapping and other advanced applied math techniques to build marketing and discounting models Process Excellence Team: -Received 3 Applause awards supporting various PMTs (Process Management Team) as a member of the Process Excellence Team -Created Dashboards utilizing Six Sigma principles to provide data driven insights to high level management -Used Microsoft Excel, SPC Excel, JMP, and R to run statistical analysis for Deep Dives and Root Cause analysis

Data Science and Statistical Consultant at Upwork

Mar 2012 - Present

Formerly worked through Elance which then migrated to Upwork https://www.upwork.com/freelancers/~01c6840b75e6db0cac - 100% Job Success Rate and Top Rated on Upwork - 4.9/5 rating and in top 1% of freelancers in Finance category on Elance -Provide math and statistical consulting to various people, companies, and organizations -Help people with math problems including statistical analysis, data interpretation, and general math knowledge. -Created momentum based model for commodity trading -Created algorithms to rank movie theaters, freelancer website, and social media content -Constructed Markov Chain organizational chart to determine money flows -Created risk minimization model for selling stocks -Wrote an educational book on percents -Develop and review math questions for high school and middle school students -Retained as an expert witness in the field of mathematics for a court case


M.S. Mathematics at Claremont Graduate School

Aug 2012 - Nov 2013

B.S. Math and Finance at Santa Clara University

Aug 2007 - May 2011

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