Engineering Manager, Machine Learning
Jesus leads the machine learning team dedicated to product content at Planet, which is a space company that uses hundreds of satellites to image the Earth. He has worked on the design and development of various foundational machine learning applications, such as geospatial feature extraction, image representation learning and time series analysis. Before Planet, Jesus was a data scientist in the fintech industry. He worked mostly on digital platforms, building pipelines for fraud detection in payments and account opening. Prior to that, he earned PhD in Astrophysics at the University of Florida, where he worked on various areas of observational cosmology and galaxy evolution.