patrick marchwiak

me.

Some things I enjoy include conjuring noise from a guitar, reliving my childhood hoop dreams, and attempting to ride waves in the Pacific Ocean.


I also write software during the day - typically in the realm of big data, the web, and distributed systems.

I currently call Oakland home.

work.

Pandora 2014-Present

Engineer working on playlisting algorithms and analytics.

LLNL 2010-2014

Tech Lead on web-based search application built with Hadoop, HBase, and Solr.

Cleversafe 2009-2010

Engineer working on the Cleversafe distributed storage platform.

Dunn Solutions 2007-2009

Consultant on a variety of web-based projects using Java and C#.

hacks.  

auto-reader-view

A Firefox add-on for automatically opening sites in Reader View.

password-analyzer

A Firefox add-on for analyzing the strength of saved passwords.

music-review-score-predictor

Project for a data mining class - music review score prediction using machine learning

nosuspend

Hackathon app for raising awareness of school suspension rates in Oakland.

misc.

surf report   surflog   recipes   credits