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Ople @ Fintech & Cybersecurity Summit

On September 13, 2018, Ople was invited to attend the Fintech & Cybersecurity Summit presented by Money 20/20 and Plug and Play Tech Center. It was the day many venture capitalists, startups, and financial enterprises around the country came together to learn more about the hottest products and tech trends in the financial industry. The

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Values that make a great team – advice from our CEO Pedro Alves

There are three values that we strongly adhere to at Ople. Communication – We listen and discuss everything. Passion – We seek the right answer and keep learning. Honesty – We speak up and are respectful. Let’s go over each value one by one. Communication Communication is essential not just within teams, also with other

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Inside Ople – Petr Tsatsin

As a software company, we need a strong engineering team and a leader to guide the team to build a great product. At Ople, we have Petr. Tell us a little bit about yourself. I studied Applied Math and Physics and received my Ph.D. in Physics from Florida Atlantic University. After my doctoral degree, I

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How do you have productive arguments?

I love and have always loved arguing, not for the sake of arguing or because I see it as a fun challenge, but for the meaning behind it. When I think about an argument, I imagine two people trying to uncover the truth about something; and the truth is knowledge, and knowledge is a wonderful

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Giba wins another Kaggle Competition!

Our very own Lead Data Scientist Gilberto Titericz has recently won another Kaggle competition! It’s been a while since his last achievement, but he’s back in the game and he is the #1 Kaggler again! Congratulations Giba!

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Private Meet Ople Event 2018.08

What happens when this fast-growing startup gets thousands of applications within just a few weeks to fill a few engineering roles? Host a private meetup event.

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The night at Internapalooza 2018

Around noon on the day of Internapalooza, Pedro yelled out loud, jumping up from his seat. “I have a great idea! Instead of giving out trinkets at a job fair, let’s actually give a job!” It sounded like a good idea, but we weren’t sure if it could really happen. However, when we arrived at

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What does it take to become a data scientist?

“You don’t need a Ph.D. in Machine Learning or Data Science to become a data scientist, but you do need strong math and statistics background to become a good one.”   Petr Tsatsin is our Head of Engineering and has been building the engineering team from the beginning of the company. To support our fast

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Ople to sponsor 2018 Internapalooza San Francisco

We are very excited to announce that Ople, Inc. will be sponsoring and attending this year’s Internapalooza San Francisco on August 2nd. Our founder Pedro Alves will be standing on stage in front of thousands of Silicon Valley interns, young engineers, and STEM students to speak about interview tactics and best candidate qualities. Following the

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Plug and Play Summer Summit 2018

Ople attended this year’s Plug and Play Summer Summit 2018 (June 12-14) to engage with companies of all sizes around the world. It was an excellent opportunity for us to speak in front of large companies about how we could partner to solve various business challenges and meet great startups to learn from each other. Kudos

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