Heeren has worked in several industries ranging from computer networking, airline IT to news media and search engines. For the past 5 years, Heeren has been developing the products and services which are oriented towards streaming data pipelines (specially for News Search), inference engines and fast responsive systems. Heeren has developed a keen interest in holistic data oriented roles with a nice blend of engineering and machine learning.
At DAIN Studios Heeren has built an NLP-based change request assignment system for a large German car manufacturer. He has also done Data Audit and current state analysis for clinical trial operations for a large German pharmaceutical company.
As an ardent learner and problem-solver by nature, Heeren is particularly interested in Information Retrieval, NLP and scalable data architectures. Heeren has a fast paced attitude and enjoys participating in various hackathons. Heeren is a true believer of resourcefulness in every human being and is currently developing a coaching attitude to help understand clients better and generate greater impact in on-going projects. In his free time, Heeren likes to dance Forró and sing in his rock band.