You have us on your AI journey

Softmax Data is a boutique consulting firm in beautiful Vancouver, Canada. We leverage our skills and expertise in big data, machine learning and management consulting to help companies all over the world.

Our mission is very simple: we want to help companies identify meaningful big data, machine learning use cases and develop corresponding solutions to stay competitive.

What we do

Softmax in numbers

60+
Years of collective experience in big data, machine learning, data science and software development
80+
Years of collective experience empowering Fortune 100 companies
100%
On-time, on-scope, on-budget delivery record of all projects.
70%
Team members have advanced degrees and 40% have PhDs degrees from universities in the US and Canada
20%
Team members have work experience as management consultants with BCG and Deloitte.
100%
Of Softmax Data is owned by visible minorities. We champion diversity.

Core Team

Jia Chen
Managing Partner | M.Sc., M.B.A.
Natural Language Processing / Entity Linkage/ ETL / Scraping / Product Management / Marathon
Hamid Omid
Managing Partner | Ph.D.
Machine Learning / Abnormality Detection / Statistics / Theoretical Physics / Piano / Violin
Brad Hayes
Partner | M.B.A.
Management Consulting / Strategy / Ironman
Steve King
Backend Developer | B.Sc.
Backend Development / Haskell / Kubernetes
Rocky So
Data Scientist | Ph.D.
Data Science / Abnormality Detection / Statistics / Monte Carlo Simulation
Hamed Taheri
Associate Partner | M.Sc.
Data Science / Python / Decision Support System / Travel
Danial Manavi
Machine Learning Engineer | M.Sc.
Machine Learning / Data Operations / Python / Automated Testing / Soccer
Jim Derbyshire
Advisor
Sales / Strategy / Startup / Fishing
Divesh Sisodraker
Advisor | M.B.A.
Strategy / Finance / Startup / Woodworking

How we guarantee your satisfaction

Our approach is customized according to your needs, and we guarantee your satisfaction with the results.

We stand behind our work and guarantee your satisfaction. For every contract, you are entitled to set aside 20% of the fees until you are satisfied with our work.
We craft our solutions to address your unique challenges and opportunities. We also ensure our solutions are compliant with your internal processes and constraints.
From initial consultation to final deployment, one of our partners or associate partners is always dedicated to your project to align expectations, answer questions, and ensure success.
Once our engagement starts, we present our progress every two weeks via meetings. Our dedicated project managers also constantly communicate with you about concerns and any requirement changes.

Results in weeks, not years

We work closely with your team to blueprint, build, and deploy reliable, scalable machine learning and big data solutions at a fast pace. You experience a positive ROI in weeks, not years.


Briefing

1-2 hours

Solution Definition

2-5 days

Development and Trial

4-12 weeks

Production Deployment

8-16 weeks
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