About

Experience

  • Principal Data Scientist, Zscaler, October 2021 - present

  • Senior Staff Data Scientist, Zscaler, December 2020 - October 2021

  • Senior Technical Leader, Tetration Analytics, Cisco Systems, May 2019 - December 2020

  • Technical Leader, Tetration Analytics, Cisco Systems, July 2017 - May 2019

  • Research Manager, Sensor Systems, Fossil Group, May 2016 - June 2017

  • Lead Data Scientist, Misfit Inc. (now Fossil Group), February 2012 - May 2016

  • Assistant Professor, Electrical Engineering, Tan Tao University, February 2012 - January 2013

  • Visiting Fellow, Electrical Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, October 2011 - January 2012

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University, April 2010 - September 2011

  • Senior Software Engineer, Sustaining Engineering, Airvana Inc., December 2009 - March 2010

  • Software Engineer, Sustaining Engineering, Airvana Inc., October 2008 - December 2009

  • Intern, Bell Labs, June 2008 - June 2008

Education

  • Ph.D. degree, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), 2008

  • M.S. degree, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), 2006

  • B.Eng. degree, Electronics and Telecommunications, Posts and Telecommunications of Institute of Technology HCMC, 2003

Honors & Awards

  • Data Science Award for Product/Service Innovation, Cisco Systems, August 2020

  • Innovate Everywhere Recognition Award, Cisco Systems, July 2018

  • Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Teamwork, Airvana Inc., October 2009

  • Vodafone-U.S. Foundation Graduate Fellowship Awards, UIUC, 2006 and 2007

  • Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF) Fellowship Award, 2004