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Alex Walczak 425-350-8482 awal[AT]awal.io EDUCATION: * University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, CA B.A., Computer Science Fall 2013 - Spring 2017 * Stanford University Stanford, CA CS230 Deep Learning Spring 2019 - Project: Deep Learning for MRI Reconstruction. https://github.com/alexwal/cs230-project * Princeton University Beijing, China Chinese language immersion in Beijing Summer 2015 * National University of Singapore Singapore Courses in Southeast Asian culture & history Summer 2014 WORK EXPERIENCE: * Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Software Engineer, Accessibility October 2018 - Present - Improving accessibility of iOS, iPadOS, and tvOS for blind and low-vision users * Adobe Inc. San Francisco, CA Machine Learning Software Engineer May 2017 - Sept. 2018 Adobe Sensei & Stock Search - Fast, large scale deep learning on the cloud powering Adobe Stock Search - Rapid, parallelized forward inference and indexing of 100s of millions of assets - Collaborating with Adobe Research to investigate new ML algorithms - Low latency model serving for interactive Stock Search features * Umbo Computer Vision Taipei, Taiwan Machine Learning Intern May 2016 - August 2016 - Developed app for efficient few-shot learning in real time * UC Berkeley EECS & Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley, CA Undergraduate Researcher August 2014 - May 2017 - Created video segmentation algorithm for automating data collection and analysis of rotating E. coli SKILLS: Languages: Python, Objective-C, Swift, C, Java, UNIX Shell Machine Learning: TensorFlow 1 & 2, Torch, GPU Tools: AWS & other cloud computing, Docker, git, Terraform PUBLICATIONS: T. Zajdel, A. Walczak, D. Sengupta, V. Tieu, & M. Maharbiz, "Towards A Biohybrid Sensing Platform Built on Impedance-based Bacterial Flagellar Motor Tachometry," IEEE BioCAS Conference, Turin, Italy. October 2017. EMPLOYMENT ELIGIBILITY: Citizenship: USA, Poland (European Union), Canada AWARDS: Berkeley CITRIS Invention Lab Fellowship, 2016 Huang Scholarship, 2015-2016 Santander Bank Scholarship, 2014 COURSEWORK: CS189: Machine Learning CS170: Algorithms & Complexity CS162: Operating Systems EE126: Statistics & Probability EE123: Digital Signal Processing EE222: Nonlinear Control Theory M113: Abstract Algebra M104: Real Analysis HOBBIES: Chinese language Native Polish speaker College Ski and Snowboard Club Traveler to 26+ countries