Zachary Tchir

Machine Learning Resident

Zach Tchir is a Machine Learning Resident on the Advanced Technology team at Amii, working with Calgary-based virtual assistant company Virtual Gurus. Zach has a wide variety of technical experience. Most recently, he was a Data Science Student at NAIT. Prior to this, he worked at Cybertech Automation as a Control Systems Integrator, Siemens Ruggedcom as a New Product Introduction Engineer, and Siemens Canada as an Engineering Intern.

Zach is currently taking his MSc in Intelligent Systems and Software Engineering at the University of Alberta. His research involves developing reinforcement learning-based Smart Home Energy Management Systems. He holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering, as well as a BSc with Specialization in Physics.

Outside of work, Zach enjoys getting outside to snowboard/split-board, golf, and rock climb. He also enjoys cooking.

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