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Shayan Doust \\
\textbf{Phone:} +447419767775 \\
\textbf{Location:} Liverpool, United Kingdom \\
\textbf{Email:} hello@shayandoust.me
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To whom this may concern, \\

\setlength\parindent{24pt} My name is Shayan Doust, and I am a 20 year old student studying BSc Computer Science with a year in industry at the University of Liverpool. I am expecting a $1^{st}$ class honours degree. I have just commenced my second academic year. As I have enrolled for a year in industry, I am currently in the process of finding an industrial placement job for a 12-month period at a company. This means that instead of the typical three years of getting a degree, mine is stretched over a four year period. Therefore, this means that in my third academic year, I will be working a paid job with the placement roughly starting during the summer of 2021. \\

I am very passionate in the field of Data Science, particularly machine learning and artificial intelligence. As can be depicted from my curriculum vitae, I describe myself as very studious, motivated and a hard-worker with my aim being to work as a data scientist, preferably in a medical-oriented company. I have a plethora of knowledge and experience using and maintaining a GNU/Linux system as well as a good knowledge of fundamental \& advanced statistics, with a bold enthiusiasm of exploring the realm of machine learning and artificial intelligence. I do have skills with regards to ensemble methods and reinforced learning which help increase predictive power and performance, however I am currently in the process of self-learning neural networks and deep learning. \\

If there is any opportunity of working in a company for a 12-month period starting in 2021, this is much appreciated. I possess the knowledge and skill to a degree, however I would like production-level experience. One of my projects is data scraping, cleaning and visualising Covid-19 cases per ward in Liverpool. My future ambition is to complete my BSc, attain my masters and preferably achieve my PhD research alongside a company. If there is anything else that you would like to know, please feel free to reach out to me by my details situated in the top right of this document.
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Kind regards,
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Shayan Doust

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