Jerry Nolf

Data Scientist

Jerry Nolf


Data Scientist


(210) 831-2904



Available Work Locations: Austin, TX • San Antonio, TX

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 am driven and determined to pull meaningful insights from messy data. My exceptional interpersonal and visualization skills allow me to communicate these insights to both technical and non-technical audiences.

My Capstone Project: The Evolution of Popular Lyrics

Our group used web scraping along with the API in order to acquire 25k+ songs appearing on the Billboard Hot 100 from 1958-2022. Investigated patterns across decades using techniques such as Topic Modeling (LDA) and Sentiment Analysis. Using these patterns, we created a classification model that predicted the decade of song, given its lyrics, by 191% over the baseline.

“With technology, I am most passionate about being able to use my personal growth by acquiring new tools, skills, and areas of expertise in order to positively impact an organization.