Thomas Wood, freelance data scientist in London, UK. Speciality area: natural language processing (NLP)

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Upwork Data Scientist

I currently have a 100% Job Success Score as an Upwork Data Scientist. I have been rated five stars ★★★★★ on all my past jobs on Upwork.

Upwork Data Scientist Thomas Wood

I have been working in machine learning and natural language processing for more than 10 years across a number of industries including healthcare, pharmaceuticals, and recruitment.

Consulting activities of Upwork Data Scientist Thomas Wood

Since 2018 I have been working as a freelance data scientist consultant, helping large organisations around the globe extract value from unstructured data such as text and images.

Since 2020 I have been registered on Upwork as an Upwork data scientist.

Recent activities as a freelance data scientist include a project for Boehringer Ingelheim, one of Germany’s largest pharmaceutical companies, where I have been developing algorithms to improve pre-clinical research, clinical operations, and the supply chain, as well as the National Health Service where I am developing models to predict employee attrition.

I retain some academic links, where I give a yearly talk in the Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School at Oxford University.

What I Offer as an Upwork Data Scientist

I am available for consulting and contracting, not permanent roles.

Here are some examples of the kind of business problems I regularly handle:

I have more than 10 years of experience in machine learning, more recently in deep learning. My speciality is large amounts of unstructured text data (product descriptions, customer profile texts, etc).

I also work with image data. Through my company Fast Data Science Ltd and via my Upwork profile as an Upwork Data Scientist, I can provide various services from consulting to complete production ready deployment of machine learning solutions.

References are available on request.

About Thomas Wood, Upwork Data Scientist

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Data Scientist profiles on sites other than Upwork

You can find more details on my career and qualifications from my LinkedIn page.

My research profile is on ORCID and ResearchGate.

You can also find me in the following sites: Google, Upwork Data Scientist, Kolabtree, Guru, Clutch, Fiverr, Twine,