Sven did a bachelor in Psychobiology and a master in Brain and Cognitive Science at the University of Amsterdam. After obtaining his degree he was a PhD candidate at the University of Amsterdam in the field of cellular and systems neuroscience. He specialized in the recording and analysis of activity patterns in networks of brain cells.
Subsequently, he started working as web developer at Goldmund, Wyldebeast and Wunderliebe where he mostly worked on the website of Vacansoleil. Finally, he worked at Company.info as a data scientist, where he worked on building machine learning applications using structured and unstructured company data.
He joined the eScience center in June 2020 and works mostly on the big data & health projects.
- Software engineering (mostly in python)
- Data analysis
- Machine learning
- Natural language processing