Mihaela Grigore - Data Scientist

Mihaela Grigore

Data Scientist | Entrepreneur | Researcher

PARIS, FRANCE
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, ENTREPRENEURSHIP & EDUCATION

CURRENT: DATA SCIENTIST AT ZELROS AI  View More

EDUCATION: UNIVERSITY OF PARIS, UNIVERSITY OF AMSTERDAM  View More

Personal Details

  • Nationality: Romanian
  • Location: Paris, France

ABOUT ME

I love working in Artificial Intelligence / Data Science in an innovative company committed to developing cutting edge Machine Learning and AI solutions.

Through a multidisciplinary background, I acquired the hybrid of skills that also make up a fully round Data Scientist: data modeling from working on AI solutions for insurance companies, business sense from my years as an entrepreneur, research skills and statistics from working in academic research and programming from my experience as a software developer.

My experience in corporations, SMEs and research institutes shows my adaptability to different work environments, team sizes and international settings.

SKILLS & LANGUAGE

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BUSINESS
ECOMMERCE
STRATEGY
MANAGEMENT
PRODUCT DESIGN

Technical Skills

  • Programming: Python, R, SQL, C, C++, Java
  • Relevant Frameworks: Tensorflow, PyTorch, OpenCV, Keras, Pandas, Scikit-learn, Plotly, Seaborn
  • Data analysis: Python, SPSS, R, MATLAB
  • Tools: Anaconda, RStudio, Gephi
  • Cloud services: Azure Machine Learning, Azure Virtual Machine, Azure Storage
  • Web front-end: JavaScript, HTML, CSS
  • Web backend: PHP, Node.js
  • Web server: Apache, IIS
  • VUI design: Amazon Alexa ASK
  • Game Engines: Godot
  • Hardware prototyping: Autodesk EAGLE, Arduino, 3D Printing
  • Database: MySQL, Postgres
  • OS: Windows, Linux

Languages

  • EnglishEnglish:Proficient
  • SpanishSpanish:Basic
  • FrançaiseFrench:Basic

PORTFOLIO


EDUCATION

EXPERIENCE

FromJuly 2021ToDec 2021

ZelrosPARIS, FRANCE

Data Scientist

Zelros is a French startup building the first AI helping insurers better serve their clients. Insurance companies like MAIF, CNP Assurances, Natixis Assurances, AXA are daily users of Zelros’ product.

Responsibilities:

  • Natural Language Processing: Transformers-based semantic search engine for the insurance domain
  • Computer Vision: apply Deep Learning models for automatic processing of handwritten information in accident reports; synthetic image data generation to overcome the scarcity of data at our disposal and improve metrics

FromMar 2020ToJul 2020

Bio SentinellePARIS, FRANCE

Growth Strategist

Studio Traversee is a game design school for at-risk adolescents.

Responsibilities:

  • Benchmark of alternative education ecosystem in Paris; Interview stakeholders in the field.
  • Develop growth proposals, identify new revenue streams.

FromMar 2017ToPresent

Mission to OnduBUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Co-Founder

Mission to Ondu is a non-profit organization whose aim is to promote the prolonged usage of consumer electronics in order to reduce waste. We organize events and workshops where we invite people to bring their broken devices and we empower them by teaching them how to diagnoze and fix them, when possible.

FromJan 2015ToDec 2015

PopUp StreetBUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Co-Founder

I teamed up with two Romanian architects to create, manage and grow an online platform and community for facilitating the short term rental of commercial space (the so called pop up shops) as a means to address two problems: the underdevelopment of creative industries and the regenaration of abandoned urban space.

The idea was received with enthusiasm by potential tennants, but our in-dept marketing research showed the landlords not to be ready for this model of property rental. We did not succeed in securing the funding for the amplre marketing campaign that became clear was needed and we decided to shut down Pop Up Street.

FromApr 2014ToPresent

Mura Car AccessoriesBUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

We design, manufacture and refurbish in-vehicle infotainment equipment. I am involved in company management, online and offline marketing, but also in hardware engineering and product design.

We started as a product development company and as we got acquianted with the level of unjustified electronics waste in the field of automotives we developed to a remanufacturing company.

FromFeb 2014ToPresent

MopticsBUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

We supply educational institutions with remanufactured multimedia equipment, suited for their notoriously low budget.

FromSep 2012ToSep 2013

Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and BehaviourNIJMEGEN, THE NETHERLANDS

Research Intern

Cognitive Artificial Intelligence Group. I conducted research on improving auditory perception of a non-native language by means of EEG-based neorofeedback.

FromJan 2012ToJul 2012

Netherlands Institute for NeuroscienceAMSTERDAM, THE NETEHRLANDS

Research Intern

Vision and Cognition Group. I conducted electrophysiology research on mouse primary visual cortex with the final goal of uncovering similarities between the mouse and the primate brain.

FromNov 2010ToAug 2011

Oracle CorporationBUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Technical Analyst

I provided resolutions to technical issues with Oracle products to company’s clients in the EMEA region.

FromSep 2009ToOct 2010

RadcomBUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Software Developer

Designed and developed web applications, involved in all steps, from requirements gathering to training customers in using the final product.

FromMar 2008ToSep 2008

Critical SoftwareCOIMBRA, PORTUGAL

Software Developer

I was part of a team developing a real time operating system commissioned by the International Space Agency

FromJul 2007ToDec 2007

Freescale SemiconductorBUCHAREST, ROMANIA

Software Developer

I designed and implemented software tools for verifying the correct functioning of new hardware produced by Freescale.