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Grant Stephens

Engineer

London, UK

[email protected]

stephens.grant

Python

98%

Git

80%

Numpy / Scipy

85%

Linux

73%

Optimisation

98%

Machine Learning

76%

Data Processing

81%

Work Experience

Engineer / EDITED
Oct 2017 - Current

Visual merchandising shooter as well as unit testing and deployments


Engineer / LifeQ Technologies
Aug 2015 - Sep 2017

Responsibilities: Nutrition Model, Blood Pressure Sensor

Activities: Modelling, Unit testing, Digital signal Processing, Integrating and optimising the virtual human model


Race Engineer / Barden Racing
Jun 2010 - Mar 2012

Responsible for the the race vehicle (Maintenane and Repair). Finished the 2014 Dakar rally in 25th place and 3rd placed rookie.


Education

M.Eng (Mechanical)(Distinction) - University of Pretoria
2014 - 2016

Thesis focussed on optimisation and flow through porous media. Optimisation work found a new method of finding a starting point in a global problem with many local minima.


B.Eng (Mechanical)(Honours) - University of Pretoria
2012 - 2013

Electives included: Numerical Methods, Optimisation, Advanced Finite Element Methods and Porous Flow


B.Eng (Mechanical) - University of Pretoria
2007 - 2011

Distinctions: Programming, Final Year Project.

Activities: Mini Baja, Ultimate Frisbee, Vlot Kaptein


Secondary School - Pretoria Boys High School
2001 - 2006

Renaissance Man Award for achievements in all three spheres at school, being sport, cultural and academics.