Ritendra Datta

Senior Director of Engineering @ Databricks
Software engineering experience at all levels from L4 to L9 across Google, Facebook, Databricks.
United States of America 5.0 (36 reviews) Active today Usually responds in half a day
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$230 / month

Twice a month for ~1 hour works best if you'll need a more active engagement to sort things out.

2 calls per month (55min/call)

Unlimited Q&A via chat

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I've worked at Google, Facebook. and Databricks building teams and products in the AI/ML, Search and Recommendation, leading/managing anywhere from 2 to 200 person teams. At the same time, I have a very active life outside work, so I'm a strong advocate for work-life harmony.

I love mentoring and guiding engineers, PMs, TPMs, data scientists, etc. My strength is in leadership coaching and mentoring, solving difficult organizational and inter-personal situations, interviewing for coding, ML design and, people skills, and bringing clarity to foundational theories of AL/ML and Statistics.

I've mentored 100+ and have encountered a sizable variety of situations and circumstances. At the same time, there's so much I don't know. What I do have to offer is an attentive pair of ears, empathy, and an environment for collective brainstorming.

Note: If you are looking for someone to teach you machine learning, give you regular tutoring and hands-on exercises, I am not the right person; I don't have time to prepare hands-on exercises and such.

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What mentees say

siddhant

Siddhant

5 out of 5 stars

Standard Plan · 
1 month

Genuinely concerned about growth and impact. Very experienced and a great human being.

Aashish

Aashish

5 out of 5 stars

Ritendra is a very experience and talented professional. He is in center of technological innovation and knows the landscape really well. He is very patient and listens very carefully. He did try and understand my career situation, where I am and where I want to be in few years. He did analyze and suggest few strategies to achieve my goals. He is concise and to the point and will give you the ground truth just the way it is and exactly the way I like to know about me so I can understand my blockers and find ways to overcome them.

Haniyeh

Haniyeh

5 out of 5 stars

Lite Plan · 
1 month

Ritendra is awesome—he gets me. He spots where I struggle, and he’s always ready with a story from his own life that somehow perfectly fits the situation. Super knowledgeable but down-to-earth, he's been my go-to for real talk and smart advice. I’m glad I chose him as my mentor.

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