Quantitative Research Developer VP
Master of Engineering in Computer Science
Hello, my name is Jakob Aungiers - I am a software developer and data scientist specialising in artificial intelligence/machine learning. I am also an entrepreneur and competitive skydiver in search of the next big adventure life has to offer.
I was raised with a Czech nationality in Germany and came to live in the UK when I was 7. I hold a Masters degree in Computer Science from the University of Southampton's world renowned Electronics & Computer Science department.
These days I work as a Quantitative Research Developer at a VP level in a large multinational asset management company. I am also an independent artificial intelligence/machine learning and software development consultant, UI/UX designer, a creative consultant for several large corporates, oh and you may have heard about my venture selling bottles of air.
I have been skydiving since 2009
I am a certified Freefly coach
I am a British record holder, having been part of the team creating the largest UK vertical formation
I have partnered with GoPro to help showcase their Omni 360 Virtual Reality platform
I am also a freefall cameraman, having won medals in national competitions, and am available to hire for / to consult on any project involving skydiving or wind tunnel flying