Software Engineer based in the Bay Area.
Helping companies turn ideas into amazing products.
Self-starter, all about the #hustle.
Believes learning is a lifelong event.
Sift Science prevents online fraud using Machine Learning. I was a key team member of then the applications team before moving to the infrastructure team. Some of my accomplishments are:
Binti helps foster care by simplifying paper work allowing foster care workers to concentrate on the children and not the logistics. I was the second engineer of now a fifteen person company. I've helped:
Worked with a remotely based team, to bring important and relevant news to users. I've contributed by:
Spredfast helps companies improve their social media presence and market at the speed of social. Some achievements include:
"You're one of the best engineers Sift has and I'm not just saying that."
Lee Faris - Staff Engineer @ Sift Science
"I just want to say I really appreciate how aggressively you want to learn new
stuff and get better. It makes me want to be better too."
Tim Brown - Software Engineer @ Sift Science
"Kaoru is one of the big reasons why I love work so much...I feel like he
does way more than what's asked of him, and he has a drive towards having
good engineering practices being applied at work."
Justin Lee - Software Engineer @ Sift Science
"Hmm. Yeah this is a complicated one to debug. I would see if you can
[reproduce] with your own user. If you can then ping Kaoru. He likely has his
hands full, but he knows his s**t"
Howard Rauscher - VP of Engineering @ Spredfast