My job is to perfect the systems that allow Facebook users to share photos and videos with their community. I improve people’s lives by making it easier for them to relive their memories!
Data Scientist at Facebook_
Alexis keeps her eye on the powerful computers which run Facebook for its 2 billion users all over the world. One of her projects involves analyzing computer data and creating new and different ways to improve the user’s photo and video experience on Facebook.
StartStudied Mechanical Engineering at UC San Diego before switching to Mathematics and Economics
Graduated with no idea who or what she wanted to do or be
Studied to become an actuary while working at a local gym, but failed required exam
Worked as Sourcing Analyst at UC Berkeley, where employer introduced her to data science
Learned Python programming language and applied knowledge to do her job better
NowCurrent position at Facebook making a user’s experience with photos and video better