Hello, my name is

Joel.

Be the Change.

A passionate ISE student. I build financial models, do data analytics, solve leetcodes and compete in CTFs and hackathons. Optimisation is another strong suite of mine. I am actively looking for a trading internship in commodities or equities.

About Me

I am a Year 3 undergraduate currently pursuing Industrial & Systems Engineering in NUS with intent to second major in Data Analytics and Minor in Computer Science. I have a background in business development, machine learning and data analysis, and I do CTFs and hacks for fun.

I am currently looking for a summer (2024) internship.

Here are a few technologies I've been working with recently:
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • React
  • Hugo
  • R
  • Python
  • Java
  • Go
  • VBA

Experience

Quantitative Research Consultant - WorldQuant
Sep 2023 - present
I am currently working part-time as a quant research consultant at WorldQuant in Singapore, Singapore. I am currently working on quantiative research and I am currently exploring alphas in China.
Summer Analyst - Viettonkin Consulting
May 2023 - Aug 2023
I worked as a summer analyst at Viettonkin Consulting in Hanoi, Vietnam. I am currently working on FDI-focused Incorporation Projects in ASEAN. JD includes business development and digital transformation.
Student Research Assistant - NUS
Jan 2023 - Apr 2023
I conducted research at NUS to develop and implement transformer-based computer vision models, like DETR and Deformable DETR, to detect housekeeping issues on construction sites, under the supervision of Dr Goh Yang Miang.

Education

2021 - 2025
Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial and Systems Engineering (Honours)
National University of Singapore
GPA: 4.1 out of 5.0

Overseas Programmes

  • Student Exchange Programme - The University of Hong Kong [Upcoming]
  • NUS Overseas College Vietnam - Hanoi Pioneer Batch
  • Centre for Future Ready Graduates Industrial Insights - Thailand
  • Temasek Foundation - NUS Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking Programme - Mahidol University, Thailand

Notable Accomplishments

  • Teaching Assistant - IE1111R [Current]
  • Undergraduate Research Opportunity Programme (UROP)
  • Independent Software Development Project (Orbital 22 - Apollo 11)
  • Student Assistant for Online Teaching Tool

Extracurricular Activities

  • Vice-President of NUS ISE Club (21st Management Committee)
  • Invited speaker for CDE Open House 2022

Contact

My inbox is always open. Whether you have a question or just want to say hi, I’ll try my best to get back to you!