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Zachary Ellison


Last update: 22.02.2021

Problem Solver, Python and Backend Developer, Software Consultant

Graduation: Harvard BA Computer Science
Hourly-/Daily rates: show
May var depending on project; let's talk
Languages: English (Native or Bilingual)




Google, Jira, Figma, Slack, bugs, ANALYTICS, backend, data pipeline, social media, sentiment analysis, full-text search, Python 3, SQL, Presto, Flask, React, Javascript, D3, Elasticsearch, open-source, Python, C, C++, OCaml, Lua, HTML, CSS, LaTeX, Bash, Node, PostgreSQL, SQLite, SQLAlchemy, MongoDB, GatsbyJS, Pandas, Matplotlib, NumPy, GraphQL, Bootstrap, Semantic UI, AJAX, Kubernetes, AWS, Docker, Git, Jenkins, Vercel, Atlassian, CodeCov, TravisCI, NPM

Project history

09/2018 - 08/2019
Activision Publishing Inc
* Implemented backend data pipeline to ingest 15M+ posts from social media feeds
* Performed real-time sentiment analysis, identifying key influencers of over 600k users
* Created, iterated, and maintained an internal web tool to provide full-text search of 1M+ data schemas
* Active daily use of Python 3, SQL, Presto, Flask, React, Javascript, D3, Elasticsearch
* Collaborated with the Analytics team on a variety of gameplay data tools to provide timely and actionable insights
* Maintained and supported a customized deployment of the open-source Redash dashboarding platform
* Presented 3 times on engagement data findings with statistical significance of 99.9% certain correlation

Time and spatial flexibility

Remote Only
Open to US time zones
Let's negotiate for other time zones


I'm the bright junior dev you were looking for; a Harvard student with expertise across the stack and data as a core staple. I have low-level and high-level expertise, experience with DevOps, Development, Analytics, and Project Management. Let's talk about how I can get your job done to your liking.

I prefer emails as a first communication, so send me one and we can get rolling.

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