David Boone

Founder, Chief Data Dude

Summary

My journey into the field of data science began with curiosity and a willingness to learn. I’ve worked as a software engineer, program manager and data scientist. This rotation between roles has helped me discover a fascination with understanding people through data. I am in search of a new dataset to continue this work.

Skills

Data Mining

Finding the data relationships necessary to answer the most important questions for business.

Data Analysis

Building upon the relationships discovered in the data mining phase with statistical modeling and inferancing to uncover the behavior of the data relationships.

Data Reporting

Combinnig the results of analysis and data mining into comprehensive reporting for the business leaders to use in day to day business operations.

Experience

Likewise Inc.

BI Analyst

2019-2020

Built the companies first data analytics stack with world-class technology. Developed a data first culture around marketing and product development.

Microsoft

Data & Analytics Manager

2019

Managing a team of 5 data professionals delivering insights to drive marketing positioning and messaging for the Software Developer audience. We also build the data platform that drives marketing automation for the organization. We leverage both product and marketing telemetry to develop deep insights on the customers and drive business investments. Lastly, we push the team to deliver higher impact by championing performance metrics and reporting.

Microsoft

Data Analyst

2017-2019

Drove Windows consumer marketing and business planning decisions with data analytics by building data tools used across the company. I specialized in turning telemetry data on large scale products (1B+ users) into actionable insights for the business. Several strategies for business and product development were derived from my work.

Education

Harvard College - Cambridge, Ma

A.B. Computer Science

Technical Skills

  • SQL Server
  • Python
  • Power BI
  • Fivetran
  • Snowflake
  • Sisense Cloud Data
  • Google App Script
  • Google Sheets
  • Google Data Studio