Abhijit RS

Data Architect

Work

Areas of expertise:
Data architecture, data management, cloud computing, air quality, IOT, sensors

Abhijit is the Data Architect for the Office of Chief Scientist. He is leading the Air Sensor Workgroup, a collaboration of experts from a diversity of fields, to develop data standards and a data platform to provide increased access to air quality data in the public domain. He is also exploring large scale data management solutions to facilitate data analysis and presentation as an advocacy tool across EDF programs.

Background

Prior to joining EDF, Abhijit was a manager of engineering at Neustar, where he led the Data Engineering group to develop a data platform and data pipelines for marketing analytics software products. Before that, he was an information management consultant focused on Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, advising Fortune 200 companies on their BI strategy and roadmap, and building technical architecture.

For his bachelor’s research, he developed a noise pollution map by measuring noise levels across various land use zones in Mysore, India. He published papers in technical journals during the course of bachelor’s studies.

Education

  • BS in Environmental Engineering, University of Mysore, India