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Anthony Awuley Machine Learning and Software Engineer

Machine Learning Engineer

I hold an MSc in Computer Science from Brock University with research interest and publication in computational intelligence, evolutionary computation and genetic programming, machine learning and deep learning.

I have a working experience in machine learning, big data, data science , data mining and computer vision.


FlashFood Inc, Toronto

Machine Learning Lead

October 2017 - Present
Using Machine Learning to perform big-data analytics and provide insights into products
Working on computer vision projects for a multi-class item detection. As part of this work, i am working on using various deep learning frameworks like tensorflow, keras, caffee etc to provide a solution with high predictive accuracy and high generalizability comparable or better than existing industry solutions
Working on REST API to expose backend solutions.
Big Data Analytics
Askuity Inc, Toronto

Backend Developer

August 2017 – September 2017
Building Big Data Analytics products using Functional Programming and AWS stack
Machine Learning
Big data tech (MapReduce/Hadoop/Spark)
Functional programming – Scala, Elixir, and Erlang
PostgreSQL, MongoDB, AWS Redshift, Elastic Search
Build RESTful Services.
BHS Consultants, Toronto

Web Developer

April 2016 – August 2017
Wrote maintainable and extensible code with over a quarter of a billion subscribers in a team environment.
Redesigned an existing PBX Billing system software with a team member to correct errors, upgrade interfaces and improve performance
Consulted regularly with customers on project status, proposals and technical issues. E.g. iHeartMedia, Clear Channel, IBI, Kaching, Team Solutions etc
Researched, designed and implemented scalable PHP, MySQL, Node JS REST API applications for information identification, extraction, analysis, retrieval and indexing.
Research , design and development of a NodeJS unit/integration test for a REST API
Worked effectively with design teams to ensure software solutions elevated client side experience.
Worked closely with other team members to plan, design and develop robust high-traffic web-based applications in a timely manner.
Brock University

Research Assistant / Web Developer

August 2015 – Present
Lead developer: I design, develop and maintain NSERC funded educational modules for
Development of C/C++ based grammar parser and automatic theorem prover.
Brock University

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Sept 2013 – April 2016

I was a Lab Demonstrator/Marker/Grader for the following undergraduate computer science courses.

Lab Demonstrator

  • | Introduction to Computer Science (Fall, 2014)
  • | Fluency with Technology (Fall, 2015)


  • | Data Structures and Abstraction (Winter 2016)
  • | Applied Programming (Winter 2016)
  • | Introduction to Operating Systems (Spring, 2015)
  • | Fluency with Technology (Fall, 2015)
  • | Evolutionary Computation (Fall, 2015)
  • | Computer Architecture (Fall, 2015)
  • | Introduction to Computer Networking (Fall, 2015)
  • | Introduction to Operating Systems (Fall, 2015)
  • | Introduction to Computer Science (Fall, 2014)
  • | Procedural Programming (Winter, 2014)
  • | Computer Architecture (Winter, 2014)
  • | Introduction to Computer Science (Fall, 2013)
Niagara College

Computer Programmer

January 2015 – March 2015
I developed and maintained Precision Agriculture’s web portal using C++, PHP, MySQL; MVC
Airtel Ghana Limited

Assistant Manager Engineer - IN, Core, VAS Performance

July 2013 – July 2013

  • |Network Quality and optimization
  • |Network Design
  • |Partner Engagement
  • |Optimal Network resource deployment
  • |Reporting.

Glo Mobile Ghana

Core Network Engineer (Team Lead)

January 2010 – July 2013
I performed System Support and Optimization, Operations and Maintenance of Alcatel Lucent Next Generation Network Unix nodes such as: HLR, SDM, WCS, MGW, and Performance Technologies STP.
Configuration and Routing of Next Generation Core Network Nodes in Ghana and Nigeria
I performed daily network quality optimization tasks as well as ensuring 24/7 uptime service availability.
Globe Software Ghana

Co Director

Feb 2013 – June 2013
Successfully supervised Design & Development of a web based hospital Management System
Successfully supervised Design & Development of a web based schol Management System
Management of technical resources
University of Ghana

Teaching Assistant - National Service

May 2009 – December 2010
I was the Lab Demonstrator/Marker/Grader for the following courses:
  • | Communication and Controls
  • | Digital Signal Processing
  • | Microprocessor System Integration
  • | Digital Controls
  • | Embedded Systems


University of Ghana

Bachelor of Science (BSc.), Computer Engineering
2004 - 2009
Graduation Class: First Class
Activities and Societies: Gh Institute of Eng.
Thesis: Research, Design and Development of a Hospital Management System For the University of Ghana Hospital.
Research Assistant: I researched the development of FPGA based Software Defined Radio.
Teaching Assistant:
  • | Communication and Controls
  • | Digital Signal Processing
  • | Microprocessor System Integration
  • | Digital Controls
  • | Embedded Systems


Deep Learning Specialization

June 2018 - Present
Google Cloud Platform

Data Engineering on Google Cloud Platform

February 2018 - Present
Stanford University

Machine Learning by Stanford University on Coursera

March 2018 - Present
Johns Hopkins University

R Programming

March 2018 - Present
Johns Hopkins University

The Data Scientist’s Toolbox

February 2018 - Present
Google Cloud

Getting Started with Google Kubernetes Engine

June 2018 - Present

Functional Programming Principles in Scala

September 2018 - Present

Sequence Models

June 2018 - Present

Convolutional Neural Networks

January 2018 - Present

Structuring Machine Learning Projects

January 2018 - Present

Neural Networks and Deep Learning

December 2017 - Present

Programming Languages

Scripting Python PHP Shell Scripting
Development Java C++/C Scala#
Data SQL Hadoop/Mapreduce Deep Learning


Swiming, Biking, Hiking