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Noah S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 10, 2014

Noah S.

PhD, Data Scientist, Quant
   United States
  |   Los Angeles, CA
  |  7:36 pm Local Time

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PhD in statistics from UCLA.

Consulting details at: www.smartmediacorp.com.

Expert with R, Matlab, C++. Specializing in predictive modeling. Currently focusing on developing a statistical approach to financial models, arbitrage, and development of algorithmic trading strategies. Research focused on adapting Generalized Linear Models to dynamically predict event occurrence from noisy time series.

A particular specialty in Predicting events using advanced machine learning techniques such as Support Vector Machines, ADABoost, and Ridge...

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Skills (7)

Tested
Statistics
quantitative finance
Financial Engineering
Data Modeling
Analytics
Systems Architecture
Data Interpretation
Data Interpretation Test
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Employment

University California Los Angeles
Teaching Assistant
2012 - 2013
Taught Statistics at UCLA
Graduate Student Researcher
University California Los Angeles
2011 - 2012
Developing high performance computing software for implementation of generalized linear models of massive data sets. All software developed in C++ with particular focus on parallelization of...
AllResearch, inc.
Founder
1999 - 2012
Conceptualized and developed WebClipping.com. This service monitors tens of thousands of online news sources from traditional media, social networks and blogs searching for relevant business...
Quantitative Consultant
Alpha Trading, LLC
2011 - 2011
Short term project. Developed algorithmic trading strategies for trading high frequency commodities futures.
Quantitative Intern
Shinnecock Partners
2010 - 2010
Short term project. Developed improved portfolio allocation strategy for this fund of funds. Utilized MCMC bootstrap of past returns combined with Kelly allocation to find optimal portfolio

Education

University California Los Angeles
Ph.D, Statistics (In Progress
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University California Los Angeles
Masters, Statistics
- 2011
University California Los Angeles
Teaching, Statistics
2011 - 2011

Keywords

PhD
Data Science
Financial Modeling
Statistical analysis
Even Prediction (SVM AdaBoost etc.)
Quantitative modeling
trading
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