Download PDF

Amos Akinola

DATA ANALYST. ENGINEER. PROBLEM SOLVER.

Education

Sep 2013Jun 2018

B.Sc Mechanical Engineering

Drexel University, Philadelphia PA

Work Experience

Oct 2017Jun 2018

Data Analyst

Fair Tech Collective | Philadelphia, PA
  • Working to make air quality monitoring data more accessible to communities next door to oil refineries.
  • Experimenting with different community-friendly methods of interpreting air quality data and creating new and innovative visualizations of that data that represent air quality over specified intervals.
  • Programming in R and Python, making API calls, aggregating data from different pollutant sensors, cleaning data, and creating derivative data
Sep 2016Mar  2017

Data Analyst

Thomson Reuters | Philadelphia, PA
  • Wrote python scripts to map classification of Territorial Units for Statistics geocode standards to all appropriate European addresses of published academic papers in Web of science core collection. Mapping success rate of 91% achieved while on project for over 600,000 papers.
  • Conducted essential project management ticket analysis using JIRA for an upcoming product, by creating a method to track ticket status visually to show accurate project progress. Process effectively cleared over 60 passive tickets.
  • Provided customer technical support for Incites, Web of Science, Essential Science Indicators and Journal Citation Reports; all products of Clarivate Analytics. Fulfilled maximum customer response time of 3 business days for all tickets.
  • Aggregated data and performed unification testing for Highly Cited Researchers; a list published by Clarivate Analytics.
  • Project manager of a team of 5 co-ops to deliver final presentation. Administered brainstorming sessions to develop presentation theme and topic, led team practice sessions and delegated  responsibilities to team members.
Sep  2015Mar 2016

Innovation Engineer

Exelon Corporation | Kennet Square, PA
  • Carried out data gathering and formatting and administered access to data sites for General Electric contractors, for the development of the Predix data Analytics platform for Exelon.
  • Administered test sandbox by granting access to test users and made tutorial videos, for the development of IBM Connections platform for Exelon. 
  • Converted Autodesk Revit model of Exelon’s new Baltimore location into first person perspective game in Oculus DK2 using Unity game engine. VR walk through provided proof of concept as to the applicable uses of VR at Exelon.

Leadership

Resident Assistant - Myers Hall, Drexel University                               Sep 2017 - Jun  2018

  • Supervised, advised and mentored a floor of 40 engineering residents