An experienced Environmental Scientist-turned-Data Scientist. Skilled in Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Data Cleaning,Data Visualisation, and Data Analysis.

Experience

  • Data Science Intern

    at TELKOM STRATEGIC INSIGHTS

    August 2019 - at Present

    Province of the Western Cape

    • Scrape, clean and use advanced analytics to develop a tool that will be able to: • Automatically Identify Top Influencers on Twitter and detect events regarding Mo’nice Campaign. • Perform Twitter Sentiment Analysis to detect customer’s feelings towards Mo’nice. • Dynamically Capture Topics regarding Mo’nice over a time (Both trending and non-trending) daily. • Use social media data to predict how Mo’nice sales will be affected (Daily, Weekly, and Monthly).

  • DATA SCIENCE INTERN

    at EXPLORE DATA SCIENCE ACADEMY

    January 2019 - September 2019

    Province of the Western Cape

    • Build machine learning models to make predictions and answer key questions • Access and manipulate data using SQL and Python for analytic and reporting purposes • Perform feature engineering, visualisations and other techniques to make out certain perceptions from the available data • Use statistics tools to analyze data to understand and model the relationship between different metrics and identify key insights • Collaborate with teams to identify opportunities to build data science products

Education

  • Data Science

    at Explore Data Science Academy

    2019 - at Present (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Java

    at CAPACITI

    2018 - 2018 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Bachelor of Environmental Management (Honours)

    at University of Venda

    2010 - 2014 (4 years) Limpopo

Languages

  • English Conversation

  • Venda Native

  • Southern sotho Elementary

Hives