Principal Engineer - Software, Data & Cloud Architect, EERC
- Software, Data, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
Saurabh Chimote is a Principal Engineer for Software, Data, and Cloud, where he is responsible for researching, architecting, tracking, making recommendations, and implementing and executing new cutting-edge software, cloud, and data technologies, leading the organization in the areas of machine learning, cloud computing, geographic information system (GIS), and web development. He leads the team on all aspects of cloud computing and advises the EERC on proper uses of cloud services. He serves as the web and database cloud services administrator and creates and executes policies on proper use of cloud services. He is also responsible for providing insights into the changing data storage and utilization requirements for the EERC and offering suggestions for best practice for data architecture and solutions. He also collaborates with the Information Technology (IT) group to suggest best practices for data policies and solutions. Other responsibilities include developing proposal scopes of work and budgets; maintaining and enhancing existing EERC systems; and evaluating system specifications and business requirements for clients while determining the most cost-effective solution. He develops products according to scope of work using agile methodology, programs data-driven web applications using the latest technology solutions and software, and leads developers through technical analysis, design, and construction of highly complex and scalable Internet application projects, ensuring compliance with development best practices and security policies.
He holds an MBA degree and an M.S. degree in Information Systems from the University of Cincinnati, a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Information Technology (IT) from India, and an associates degree in Computer Technology from the Board of Technical Education, Mumbai, India. He currently a PhD candidate in Energy Engineering from UND. Prior to his position at the EERC, he served as an IT Applications Analyst at the University of Cincinnati.
Mr. Chimote’s principal areas of interest and expertise include architecting cutting-edge systems using the most relevant and effective tools and methodology to produce innovative, high-quality, technology-driven IT solutions that meet and exceed end-user expectations.
Azzolina, N.A.; Torres, J.A.; Chimote, S.A.; Pekot, L.J.; Livers-Douglas, A.J.; Kovacevich, J.T.; Burton-Kelly, M.E.; Dotzenrod, N.W.; Bosshart, N.W.; Dalkhaa, C.; Ayash, S.C.; Li, C.; Nakles, D.V.; Gorecki, C.D.; Vettleson, H.M. Development of Intelligent Monitoring System (IMS) Modules for the Aquistore CO2 Storage Project; Deliverable D5 Final Technical Report for U.S. Department of Energy National Energy Technology Laboratory Cooperative Agreement No. DE-FE0026516; EERC Publication 2018-EERC-11-19; Energy & Environmental Research Center: Grand Forks, ND, Nov 2018.
Crocker, C.R.; Crossland, J.L.; Chimote, S.A.; Daly, D.J.; Anagnost, K.K.; Gorecki, C.D.; Steadman, E.N.; Harju, J.A. Public Site Updates; Plains CO2 Reduction (PCOR) Partnership Phase III Task 2 Deliverable D13 for U.S. Department of Energy National Energy Technology Laboratory Cooperative Agreement No. DE-FC26-05NT42592; EERC Publication 2014-EERC-09-06; Energy & Environmental Research Center: Grand Forks, ND, July 2014.
Microsoft Certification in Cloud Computing
IBM Data Science Professional - IBM
Machine Learning Operations (MLOps) - Google Cloud
Visual Basic, VB.Net & ASP.Net Certification - Microsoft Education
Oracle 8i For Developers Certification - Oracle Education
Java for Oracle Developers Certification - Oracle Education
UNIX, C & C++ Programming - Diploma Certificate
Diploma in Hardware & Networking
Student employee supervisor of the year 2017, awarded in three categories: UND, the State of North Dakota, and the 14-state region.
PhD Candidate (c) - Energy Engineering
University of North Dakota
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
University of Cincinnati
Master of Science (Information Systems)
University of Cincinnati