Jianqiang (Jay) Wang

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Professional Title: 
Principal Applied Scientist

Currently working as a Principal Applied Scientist in Microsoft, Jianqiang (Jay) Wang is a seasoned data scientist and data science leader. Former director of data science at kuaishou, lead data scientist at Snap and Stitch fix, and data scientist in Twitter ads team, visiting professor at Colorado State University. Jay has many years of experience in data analysis and modeling, algorithms for search and recommendations, content understanding and generative AI. In-depth work on data science education, Internet advertising and emerging retail models. Jay received his Ph.D. in statistics from Iowa State University (2008) and Bachelor of Science from University of Science and Technology of China (2003).

Technical Reports

  • Testing the monotonicity or convexity of a function using regression splines (2010) -
  • On the asymptotic normality and variance estimation for nondifferentiable survey estimators (2010) -