Team

 
Yu-Feng Wei, PhD
Co-Founder
YFW_edited.jpg

Yu-Feng Wei, Ph.D.

Dr. Wei has over 20 years of experience in designing and deploying advanced analytics solutions for the industries, including his PhD work in Boeing 787 design. 

In recent years, Dr. Wei has focused on the applications of artificial intelligence for various industries, including hospitals, life science, payers, and semiconductor. 

Yu-Feng holds a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from MIT, a M.S. in industrial engineering from University of Wisconsin-Madison, and B.S. in mechanical engineering from National Taiwan University. He also served as a forward observer in ROC marine corps.

  • White LinkedIn Icon
Wilson Ho
Wilson_Ho.png

Wilson Ho

Wilson has 7+ years of experience in software development, data analytics and hardware diagnostics in enterprise server manufacturing (Foxconn), as well as 2 years of research experience in machine learning and natural language processing (NLP). 

He is in charge of our manufacturing and NLP solutions, as well as overall software/hardware integration and deployment.

Wilson has a M.S. in computer science from National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, and B.S. in applied mathematics from National Chiao-Tung University in Taiwan.

Data Science
Ting-Yuan Wang, PhD
Data Science
Ting-Yuan Wang.jpg

Ting-Yuan Wang, PhD

Dr. Wang has over 10 years of experience in neuroscience and bioinformatics. He has developed artificial intelligence methodologies for features detection in neuroimages and handled massive datasets of X-ray images to reconstruct the fly connectome during his Ph.D and Postdoctoral researcher.

Ting-Yuan holds a Ph.D. in Biotechnology from National Tsing Hua University, a M.S in bioinformatics from National Chiao Tung University, and B.S. in life science in Fu Jen Catholic University.

Eric Tsou
Data Science
Eric_Tsou.jpg

Eric Tsou

Eric has 2+ years of experience in software development, data analytics. He has also conducted  research in machine learning, computer vision and related applications for atmospheric science.


At Vizuro, he is in charge of medical imaging solution deployment, and object detection.  
 

Eric has a M.S. and B.S in Atmospheric science from National Taiwan University.

Jason Liu
Data Science
Jason_Liu.JPG

Jason Liu

Jason has 3+ years of experience in software development, image processing and automated optical inspection in the manufacturing industry (Foxlink Group), focusing on improving the quality and productivity using deep learning technologies.


He received his M.S. in Computer Science from National Chengchi University and B.S. in Computer Science and Information Engineering from National University of Kaohsiung in Taiwan.

Rich Sokolosky
Data Engineering
Sentier-rich.png

Rich Sokolosky

Rich is a seasoned data practitioner with a primary focus on health care related sources and analytics. With over 20 years of hands-on, strategy, and leadership experience, he recognized early on the shift in importance from the operational report and dashboard user to the data scientist.

Rich is a co-founder of Sentier Informatics and has held leadership and business development positions at Humedica, Shyft Analytics, and NewVantage Partners where he was the Partner responsible for the Life Sciences Practice. Rich holds a B.S. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a M.A. from the George Washington University.

Hung-Ken Chien, PhD
Co-Founder
Hung-Ken_Chien.png

Hung-Ken Chien, Ph.D.

Dr. Chien is an expert statistician and economist with over 20 years of experience in predictive modeling with a specialty in econometrics and causal inference.

After co-founding Vizuro, he has worked with hospitals, health insurance and pharmaceutical companies to build sophisticated models to support their strategic planning, tactic execution, and day-to-day operations.  

Hung-Ken has a Ph.D. in economics from Stanford Business School, and a B.S. in mathematics from National Taiwan University.

Kuo-Wei Huang, PhD
Product Management
Kuo-Wei Huang.jpg

Kuo-Wei Huang, PhD

Dr. Huang has over 10 years of experience at semiconductor processes, microfluidic devices, and medical innovations.  He was a technology development engineer at Intel and a lead engineer in biomedical startups.  His expertise is in system-level integration of multidisciplinary researches and instruments prototyping.  He is also skilled in health risk assessment, uncertainty analysis, and optimization of information for decisions. 

Kuo-Wei has a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles.  He received his M.S. training in Environmental Planning/Management and B.S. training in Civil Engineering from National Taiwan University.

Janet Chen
Data Science
Janet_Chen.jpg

Janet Chen

Janet has 7+ years of experience in the semiconductor industry (TSMC), with a specialty in factory automation and manufacturing defect analytics. She received her M.S. in Artificial Intelligence from the University of St Andrews in the United Kingdom, M.S. in Computer Science and Engineering from National Chiao Tung University and B.S. in Computer Science from National Chengchi University in Taiwan.

Hsuan-Kai Wang, PhD
Data Science

Hsuan-Kai Wang, PhD

Dr. Wang has 10+ years of experience in diverse fields, including biomass energy, NGS, biological networks, e-commerce, digital marketing, finance, and medicine. For his PhD study, Dr. Wang developed a new RNA-seq analysis, and and a high-throughput methods to monitor living cell activities, as well as a machine learning approach to predict mRNA splicing. He also cofounded an e-commerce startup, Mr. Good, for direct seafood delivery during the same period.
Dr. Wang obtained his PhD in Genomics and Systems Biology, MS in Cell Biology from National Taiwan University, and BS in life sciences from National Chung Hsing University. He is also a strategy board gamer.

Chael Christopher
Data Engineering
Sentier-chael.png

Chael Christopher

Chael has spent his career working with data.  From his first internship in college, to working with cost accounting and forecasting systems at Meditech, and then deploying business intelligence solutions using MicroStrategy, he has spent two decades getting data into the hands of people who can use it.

Chael is a co-founder of Sentier Informatics. Previously, he founded Atlantic Intelligence, a business intelligence consultancy that was subsequently sold to Claraview in 2004.  Then he founded Solar Values, delivering complex BI systems to clients like Nokia and eBay.

Chael holds a B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross, and an M.B.A. from Boston College.

We are a group of seasoned experts coming from diversified backgrounds, with one thing in common - cracking the most challenging problems and get the solutions implemented, fast.

Pei-Kang Chang
Software Engineering
Pei-Kang_Chang.jpg

Pei-Kang Chang

Pei-Kang has 6+ years of experience in web back-end and software development. He is in charge of our medical imaging platform development, and data flow integration. 

Pei-Kang has a M.S. in computer science and information engineering from National Taiwan University, and B.S. in computer science and information engineering from National Chung Cheng University. He is also an avid downhill skier. 

Frank Lin
Software Engineering
Frank_Lin.jpg

Frank Lin

Frank has 7+ years of experience in web and software development , as well as infrastructure architecture.

He is in charge of our AI platform development, and overall hardware/software integration and deployment.

Frank received his B.S. in information management from National Taichung University of Science and Technology in Taiwan.


Chi-Chieh Huang
Data Science
Chi-Chieh_Huang.jpg

Chi-Chieh Huang

Chi-Chieh has 4+ years of experience in data analytics and biostatistics, specialized in statistical modeling and data visualization.
Chi-Chieh received her M.S. in Biostatistics from National Taiwan University, and B.S. in Forestry and Natural Resources from National Chung Cheng University. When not immersed in data science, she wears another hat as an amateur watercolor artist.

Angel Lee, PhD
Business Development
Angel_Lee.png

Angel Lee, PhD

Dr. Lee brings her global business and drug development expertise from Roche, Merck, and startups. She is a co-founder of NanoStar Pharmaceuticals, a preclinical-stage startup developing drugs in cancer, chronic pain, and inflammation areas. Previously, Dr. Lee served as the VP in Strategic Planning & Business Development at TaYang Group Holdings Ltd in HongKong, overseeing the Healthcare investment sector in China.

Angel received her BS in Zoology from National Taiwan University and her PhD from Molecular Pathology/Biomedical Sciences Program, UC San Diego. 

Robert Hu
Architecture & Security
Robert_Hu.jpg

Robert Hu

Robert has 18+ years of experience in infrastructure architecture and distributed computing design. He was the former CIO of Microsoft Taiwan, in charge of the Azure cloud platform for enterprises.

He is currently the founder of OJR LLC, and advising Vizuro in infrastructure design and network security.

Robert received his B.S. in information management from National Central University in Taiwan.


 

HACKERS WANTED

Yes, we need you to fulfill our mission.

We seek people who relentlessly find ways to make things better and easier, who love data, math, and science, and have no fear for unfamiliar territories.

No, we do not offer free snacks and drinks. They are unhealthy. We would send you to gyms instead.

Lastly, you don't have to be crazy to work here. We will train you.

Data Engineer

Vizuro operations team is seeking Big Data Engineers experienced in building and operating scalable, distributed data warehouse on premise or in the cloud to support our AI solutions. Successful candidates should possess strong data engineering background with experience in un-structured and structured data, be able to transform and analyze the data using various tools. 

Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture for data extraction, transformation, and loading of data.

  • Building a system with optimized data delivery and scalability.

  • Create data tools to help Data Scientists for building and optimizing models.


Desired Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge in SQL and Python

  • Good understanding of NoSQL databases (data modeling, data warehousing)

  • Knowledge of algorithms and data structures

  • Good understanding of information systems

  • Familiar with the GIT workflow

Bonus Skills:

  • Knowledge of service oriented architecture (SOA) principles and Web services standards.

  • Abilities to architect scalable distributed systems using open source tools such as Hadoop, HBase, Spark, etc..

  • Knowledge of PaaS & IaaS

  • Experience using Big Data batch and streaming tools

Data Scientist

Vizuro data science team is seeking Data Scientists to build AI solutions for various fields, in our endeavors to advance medical imaging, precision medicine, and AIoT.

Successful candidates should have solid bioinformatics, CS or engineering background with ample modeling experience to solve real-world problems. 

The ideal qualifications include:

  • MS/PhD in STEM.

  • Knowledge of Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Impala, H2O, and SparklyR.

  • Proficiency in Python or R.

  • Experience with any data visualization tool (Spotfire, Tableau, ShinyR).

  • Passions for image processing, deep learning, Bayesian methods, and fundamental machine learning techniques.

  • Experience with machine learning framework (e.g., TensorFlow).

Full Stack Engineer

Vizuro engineering team is seeking full stack engineer to deploy our AI solutions.

Successful candidates should have multiple years of web application development experience in Vue.js + flask and Vuetify. 


Responsibilities

  • Development of front-end and back-end web applications. 

  • Managing API support between front-end and back-end. 

  • Design and development of adaptive web applications for front-end design.

Desired Skills: 

  • 1+ year experience in web development 

  • Ability to learn and adopt new technologies 

  • Experience in python, flask

  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs 

  • Familiar with Node.js, Vue.js and Webpack

  • Familiar with JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3/SCSS

  • Knowledge of Relational database or non-relational databases 

  • Familiar with git repository for version controlling 

  • Familiar with Test-driven development(TDD)

Bonus skills: 

  • Exposure to Machine learning

  • Experience in Docker