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Hua Jiang, Senior Software Engineer at Netflix

Hua Jiang

Senior Software Engineer, Netflix

Hua Jiang received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, in 2012. He was with the Design Group of Synopsys Inc. and the Data Infrastructure Group, LinkedIn Corporation. He is a Senior Software Engineer at the Personalization Group of Netflix Inc. His work includes building machine learning infrastructure and exploring for novel computational paradigms to accommodate fast-growing machine learning needs.

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Performance Optimization of Recommendation Training Pipeline at Netflix

Netflix is the world’s largest streaming service, with over 80 million members worldwide. Machine learning algorithms are used to recommend relevant titles to users based on their tastes. At Netflix, we use Apache Spark to… Read more