Vini Jaiswal is a Senior Developer Advocate at Databricks, where she helps data practitioners to be successful in building on technologies like Apache Spark, Delta Lake, Databricks, MLflow, and other data technologies. She has extensive experience of 9+ years in the Data world and has worked with Unicorns, Digital Natives, and some of the Fortune 500 companies for successful implementation of Data and AI use cases in production at scale for on-premise and cloud deployments. Prior to Databricks, Vini was Citi’s VP Engineering Lead for Data Science, where she drove the product engineering efforts to architect a highly scalable Data Science Platform, microservice architecture on Global cloud deployment leading many projects to successful completion. She also interned as a Data Analyst at Southwest Airlines and holds an MS in Information Technology and Management from the University of Texas at Dallas. Currently, she is co-authoring a Data engineering book called "Delta Lake: The Definitive Guide" by O'Reilly.
In addition, during the Covid-19 pandemic, she volunteered as a technical advisor for DS4C (Data Science for Covid-19), a non-profit organization founded by data analysts and machine learning researchers (PhDs) who wanted to contribute to fighting COVID-19.
Friday October 29 9:30 PM – Friday October 29 10:00 PM in Talks II