Quantitative Research Developer VP
Master of Engineering in Computer Science
Hello, my name is Jakob Aungiers - I am a programmer, data scientist, entrepreneur and competitive skydiver in search of the next big adventure life has to offer.
I was born in Germany but raised by Czech parents. I came to live in the UK when I was 7. I studied a Masters degree in Computer Science at the University of Southampton's world renowned Electronics & Computer Science department.
These days I work as a Quantitative Research Developer at a VP level in a large multinational asset management company. I am also a creative consultant for large corporates, a machine learning and programming consultant, UI/UX designer, oh and you may have heard about my venture selling bottles of air.
I have been skydiving since 2009
I am a certified Freefly coach
I am a British record holder, having been part of the team creating the largest UK vertical formation
I have partnered with GoPro to help showcase their Omni 360 Virtual Reality platform
I am also a freefall cameraman, having won medals in national competitions, and am available to hire for / to consult on any project involving skydiving or wind tunnel flying