Michael Levin, Chief Data Scientist at Yandex.Market,
graduated from Moscow State University with major in Math.
During studies, actively competed in programming competitions,
won silver and bronze medals at ACM ICPC World Finals in 2007 and 2008.
Worked as an intern and later as a software engineer at Google in 2007-2009.
Teaches "Algorithms and Data Structures" course at Yandex School of Data Analysis since 2008, teaches
"Algorithms and Data Structures" Specialization at Coursera.
Joined Yandex in 2009 as lead of Yandex.Traffic infrastructure development.
Worked as Ad Quality Tech Lead at Yandex in 2010-2014. Served as Chief Data Scientist of Yandex Data
Factory in 2014-2017.
Oversees Computer Science curriculum and projects at
Computer Science department at Higher School of Economics since 2014.
Hobbies: table tennis, board games, programming competitions, playing piano.