Jen Underwood works in the emerging citizen data science segment. She has a unique blend of product management and “hands-on” experience in data warehousing, reporting, visualization, and advanced analytics. In addition to keeping a constant pulse on industry trends, she enjoys digging into oceans of data to solve complex problems with machine learning.
Over the past 23 years, Jen has held worldwide analytics product management roles at Microsoft and DataRobot. She also served as a technical lead for system implementation firms. Jen has experience launching new products and turning around failed projects. Twice she launched new SaaS solutions that became global category leaders. Throughout her career, she has provided advisory services to over 100 technology vendors through her own firm. She has been mentioned by KD Nuggets, Information Management and Forbes for her work. She also has written for InformationWeek, O’Reilly Media, and numerous other tech industry publications.
Jen has a Bachelor of Business Administration – Marketing, Cum Laude from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and a post-graduate certificate in Computer Science – Data Mining from the University of California, San Diego. She was also honored to be a former IBM Analytics Insider, Tableau Zen Master, and Top 10 Women Influencer.