Dan works on the Platform team at Palantir, with a focus on stability and ease of deployment. He was a member of the winning team of Palantir Hack Week 2011, which created the initial prototype for Palantir Video, a feature now under full-time development. His team won again in Hack Week 2012, prototyping a version of Palantir for contexts with no tolerance for downtime. He has built frontend and backend features for Palantir Mobile, and enjoys hacking on pet projects in his spare time.
Dan earned his BS in Computer Science and Mathematics from Stanford University, writing an honors thesis on deep learning and doing research in computer vision. He previously interned at Google, where he built a machine learning system on the Google Maps team.