Guardian Life Intern: 26-08-2016
M.Sc., The University of the West Indies
B.Sc., The University of the West Indies
Shiva obtained his B.Sc. degree in Computer Science with first-class honors and an M.Sc. Computer Science with distinction from the University of the West Indies.
Shiva is currently a Data Scientist assigned to the CIBC FICB project. He also a part-time tutor for the Department of Computing and Information Technology at the UWI, where he assists in courses ranging from software engineering to data analysis. While completing his undergraduate degree, Shiva was a software developer for the AgriNeTT and CSRP projects at the department. For his M.Sc. project, he collaborated with Professor Hosein and Massy Technologies, Trinidad. The project focused on optimizing vehicle imports for the company.
Shiva led a team of students to represent Trinidad at the ACM ICPC regionals in 2018. He was also a part of the winning team for the bmobile Code Challenge in 2019.
His interests lie in data science, cybersecurity, and teaching.