Jacob Paxton

Data Scientist

Jacob Paxton


Data Scientist


(816) 302-5173



Available Work Locations: Kansas City, MO • Remote

Military Veteran

Bachelor's Degree

Core Technologies: Python, MySQL, Spark, Tableau, Pandas, NumPy, Matplotlib, Seaborn, SciKitLearn, Anaconda, Jupyter Notebooks, Git/GitHub

Core Competencies: Data Storytelling, Applied Statistics, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Classification, Regression, Clustering, Time Series Analysis, Anomaly Detection

Hire Me Because

I’m passionate about doing good work, and I love being challenged.

My Capstone Project: Predicting Stroke

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke. And, one in every 6 cardiovascular disease deaths comes from stroke. Our team wants to reduce these numbers. We’re analyzing health data to identify the factors that are closely linked to risk of stroke. We’re also building models that predict whether a person is at risk of stroke.

“With technology, I am most passionate about making the world a better place.