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Celebrating the Class of 2020

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Ajinkya Deshmukh

Master of Science in Data Science


Hometown: Pune, INDIA

Previous Education: Bachelors in Computer Engineering from Pune Institute of Computer Technology

Capstone Project: Paychex

Teaching Assistant for: DSCC475: Time Series Analysis with Professor Ajay Anand

Internship(s): I designed and built a data warehouse to generate analytical reports for CuraCall Inc, a contact center which provides home care answering services and has a large amount of incoming customer and client data.

Future Plans: Industry: Working as a data engineer and researcher at MacroXStudio, a startup that uses alternative data to manage hedgefunds. 

Memory of Rochester: I have fond memories of attending my first baseball game last year and having hot chocolate between classes and having quick chats with everyone around.

Message to Family and Friends: Thanks to all the professors including Lisa and Sylvia for making this experience smooth and memorable :)