Pete Skomoroch

Pete Skomoroch
Head of Data Products, Workday

Website | @peteskomoroch

Pete Skomoroch is a Principal Data Scientist at LinkedIn where he leads a team focused on identity, reputation, information extraction, and building data driven products. He was also the creator of LinkedIn Skills http://www.linkedin.com/skills/

Prior to LinkedIn, he was based in Washington, DC where he mined insights from search query data as the Director of Advanced Analytics at Juice Analytics and as a Sr. Research Engineer at AOL Search. While in DC, he also founded DataWrangling.com, which provided custom data mining solutions to clients in bioinformatics, finance, and cloud computing.

He spent the previous 6 years in Boston implementing Biodefense pattern detection algorithms for streaming sensor data at MIT Lincoln Laboratory and constructing predictive models for large retail datasets at Profitlogic (now Oracle Retail).

Pete has a B.S. in Mathematics and Physics from Brandeis University and did graduate coursework in machine learning at MIT.

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Sam Shah (SkipFlag), Pete Skomoroch (Workday)
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