I’m an industry researcher of extraordinary ability in the fields of machine learning and big data mining. I got Computer Science Ph. D. diploma from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and my works have made a direct impact on industry leaders such as Microsoft, eBay, China’s Yihaodian (acquired by Wal-Mart) and Feiniu (established by the biggest offline supermarket
I’m an industry researcher of extraordinary ability in the fields of machine learning and big data mining. I got Computer Science Ph. D. diploma from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and my works have made a direct impact on industry leaders such as Microsoft, eBay, China’s Yihaodian (acquired by Wal-Mart) and Feiniu (established by the biggest offline supermarket in China).
After the over 10-years research & developing, I successfully transferred over 10 key algorithms for industry companies, published 20 academic publications with 97 independent citations all over the world, file 13 patents with 4 issued by USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office), and achieve numerous awards from industry leading companies, international conferences and other prestigious institutions. I have been invited to be a review expert for Computer Engineering Journal (Chinese). I have reviewed and judged over 10 paper submissions before December 2014. I also compose one chapter of an E-Commerce related book, which is published in 2014.
Machine learning & data mining research, including text-based search, recommendation online-advertising etc.
Rich practical experience to productize research outcome
Creativity for technique and business, results-oriented and team-spirited
Solid academic reading and writing, good communication skills (verbal/written), and project coordination
Solr/Lucene, Hadoop/HBase/Hive, MapReduce, Mahout, ActiveMQ, Java, Maven, JUnit, Spring, Mybatis, Python, C#, C++, JS, Matlab, R, Weka
Senior Director Of Big Data, including Recommendation, Search, Personalization and Online Ads @ Feiniu.com is a new comer in B2C e-commerce sites. It’s established by RT Mart, the biggest offline supermarket in China. I’m responsible for the infrastructure, algorithm platform, application of big data mining. Currently I mainly focus on search, recommendation and personalization system. From July 2014 to Present (1 year 5 months) Director of Search, Personalization and Online Advertising @ Yihaodian.com is one of the top B2C (Business to Consumer) e-commerce platforms in China, which was selected as the fastest growing company in the Asia Pacific region in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific 2011 report. The revenue of Yihaodian will exceed 3.8 billion USDs in year 2014 as expected. Wal-Mart takes control of Yihaodian by raising its stake in Yihaodian to 51.3% on Oct. 24th, 2012. From June 2014 to July 2014 (2 months) Shanghai City, ChinaDirector of Search @ I’m responsible for the strategy, the planning and the management of Yihaodian search & data mining team. My team responsible for the PC & Mobile search system of this site, including the keyword-based query and category-based browsing. Meanwhile, we support other key business using the search platform.
In my vision, our search system needs PWI (Platform, Wisdom, Innovation). We are consistently
Working on search functions, algorithms and infrastructure. We hope to provide an integrated search & algorithm platform in year 2014, which will be available to all IT projects in Yihaodian.
Deeply analyzing valuable data in user search behavior. This will be crucial to personalized search, recommendation, targeted promotion and collaboration with JBP (Joint Business Partner).
Doing innovation via all possible techniques. Now, we leverage key image processing techniques to greatly improve CSA (Clothing, Shoes and Accessory) search experience. The new feature has been published in Dec. 2013. From July 2013 to June 2014 (1 year) Shanghai City, ChinaSearch Senior Manager @ I'm responsible for the search of www.yihaodian.com
To improve the infrastructure, ranking, innovation and finally, user's search experience of search From January 2012 to June 2013 (1 year 6 months) Search Scientist @ Search Science is responsible for eBay’s revenue growth through Search Algorithm optimization. Scientists from over 10 countries do influential research work in this department. Here I do research and development on learning based ranking for eBay listings.
Designed ranking factors, won 3 awards in a contest within eBay Search Science.
Improved machine learning based rank and relevance analysis, mainly focused on decision tree model like TreeNet. From March 2011 to January 2012 (11 months) Shanghai City, ChinaResearcher @ ERL (EBay Research Lab) aims to conduct high quality research and transfer valuable algorithms into eBay online system. I dedicated to the field of machine learning scientific and engineering projects, with an emphasis on topic/opinion mining and merchandising.
Built an algorithm evaluation platform for all the merchandising algorithms within eBay.
Improved and transferred one of the clustering-based merchandising algorithms, which solved sparse problems in eBay listings.
Enhanced the quality of eBay reviews & guides using classification techniques. The core algorithm has accuracy more than 90% and is applied on site eBay Reviews & Guides (http://www.ebay.com/crw).
Made use of clustering and classification techniques to analyze customers’ feedback for eBay. Two academic papers were accepted by ICEC’09, and one won the Best Paper Award. Submitted two patents.
Created one keyword SEO system to help sellers polish titles and increase their items’ exposure. One academic paper was accepted by a workshop of CIKM’08. Submitted one patent. From November 2007 to February 2011 (3 years 4 months) Shanghai City, ChinaAssociate Researcher @ MSRA (Microsoft Research Asia) was founded in Beijing as Microsoft’s fundamental research facility in the Asian Pacific region. By attracting the best talent from Asia and across the globe, MSRA has grown into a world-class research laboratory with more than 230 researchers and developers and more than 250 visiting scientists and students. Today, the lab conducts basic research in natural user interfaces, next-generation multimedia, data-intensive computing, search and online advertising, and computer science fundamentals. Here I
Designed the algorithms to analyze users’ opinions in product reviews, also developed the production accordingly. The core algorithms are transferred into Microsoft Bing (www.bing.com) search engine. One paper was accepted by ICDM’06 and several patents were submitted.
Improved the keyword extraction for context-based advertising, like web page browsing and instant messaging. The core algorithms are transferred into MSN (Microsoft Messaging Network). Submitted several patents. From March 2006 to October 2007 (1 year 8 months) Beijing City, ChinaVisiting PHD Student @ Built language modeling and web-page segmentation toolkit, clustering toolkit, distributed infrastructure of large scale classification, paper search prototype.
I won Microsoft Research Fellowship during this period. This has been reported by MSRA official site
(http://www.msra.cn/zh-cn/connections/talents/fellows/1fa12bc0-e6d6-42ce-b0d3-41b55a139994.aspx ) From January 2004 to March 2005 (1 year 3 months) Beijing City, ChinaIntern @ CRL (China Research Lab) is the research center of IBM incorporation in China.
I participated the first ExtremeBlue project in China: Self Assistant Information System.
This big event has been reported by Sina. (http://tech.sina.com.cn/it2/2002-07-16/126295.shtml) From July 2002 to October 2003 (1 year 4 months) Beijing City, China
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Computer Science @ Shanghai Jiao Tong University From 1996 to 2006 Shen Huang is skilled in: Search, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Hadoop, Leadership, Big Data, Lucene, Distributed Systems, Solr, Java, Information Retrieval, Python, Research, C++, Scalability
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