Mathieu is a Data Engineer on the MapR Professional Services team, and is based in the Asia-Pacific region. He started using Hadoop in 2012 at the Fujitsu Canada Innovation Lab, where he built a large-scale text classification system from scratch. Since then, Mathieu split his time between being a Search Engineer and managing a new Data Science team for a large Japanese HR company. His current interests are focused on Apache Drill, Apache Spark, and Deep Learning. Mathieu holds both a B.A.Sc. in Computer Science and a Master of Computer Science degree from the Université Laval in Canada.