Philippe Lefort

senior data engineer

Remote from Toulouse

  • 43.6043
  • 1.4419
  • Indicative rate €600 / day
  • Experience 7+ years
Propose a project The project will only begin when you accept Philippe's quote.

Availability not confirmed

Part time, 2 days a week

Propose a project The project will only begin when you accept Philippe's quote.

Location and geographical scope

Toulouse, France
Remote only
Works remotely most of the time


Project length
  • ≤ 1 week
  • ≤ 1 month
  • Between 1-3 months
  • Between 3-6 months
  • ≥ 6 months
Business sector
  • Banking & Insurance
  • Research
  • Consulting & Auditing
  • Defense & Military
  • Software Publisher
+8 autres
Company size
  • 1 person
  • 2 - 10 people



  • Anglais

    Full professional proficiency

  • Français

    Native or bilingual

  • Anglais

    Full professional proficiency

Skills (41)

  • BigData
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Frameworks
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Databases
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced

Philippe in a few words

Engineer degree/Phd in numerical analysis
Data scientist
Start-up creator
10 years in R&D in nuclear waste storage, hydro-electricity, remote sensing
As a Data Scientist, I am looking for stimulating challenges in the data science area, ideally abroad.
Highly interested in innovation and new technologies, I have a genuine desire to learn and a strong problem-solving attitude.



Lead Data Scientist

Région de Toulouse, France

September 2017

— R&D Project management with public/private entities — Behavior Modelling (Elders, Heavy pathologies) — Fall detection using computer vision and remote sensing — Monitoring and quality management of more than 400 customers(MongoDB, Dashboarding, NLP) — Management of junior engineers (python, embedded system) — BI

Wild Code School

Teaching engineer: Data analysis, Data Science & Machine Learning

Toulouse, Occitanie, France

January 2020

- Dashboard, DataViz et BI (Tableau Software, Excel, plotly) - Sourcing et PreProcessing (SQL, MongoDB, Python, NumPy, Pandas) - Modeling et Machine Learning (Tensorflow, Keras, knime) - Reinforcement Learning - NLP et Sentiment Analysis - Hackathons, conference


Head of Research and Development department

Région de Toulouse, France

July 2015 - July 2017

— R&D Project management — Big data for optimising ROI of powerplant (scikit-learn, spark) — Definition of R&D politic and technological monitoring for hydraulic turbines (Kaplan, Francis, Pelton) — Optimal design of hydraulic profils using CFD simulation (OPENFoam and Ansys CFX) — Development of softwares for the commercial and project departments (Python, Qt) — Creation of a sqlite database for hydraulic profils — Management of engineers on mechanical studies training


Start-up creator/CTO

Région de Toulouse, France

January 2015 - July 2015

Creation of an online platform to facilitate the bio-sourcing of an industrial area named E.A.M for Emerging Alternatives Market — Business relation with competitivity clusters (DERBi,AEROSPACE VALLEY) — Prototyping of the platform — Marketing — 3 rd prize Hack the factory


Research and development engineer


February 2014 - January 2015

— Multiphasic flow analysis related to oil extraction — Software Development. Coupling Pore Network Modelling (PNM)/ Volume Of Fluid (VOF) with OPENFoam (


Research and development engineer


October 2010 - February 2014

— Scale effect and fluid/solid coupling analysis in argilites in the futur nuclear waste storage (CIGEO project) — Development of a multiphasic simulation code using pore network (ARPOVS) in Fortran and C++. Lead Developper in charge of two persons — Creation of post-processing tools for large sets of data (Python, C++) — Comparative validation using COMSOL

Ansaldo Energia

Graduate Engineering Trainee


January 2010 - September 2010

— Study of discharge distribution problems in gaz turbines using Large Eddy Simulations (L.E.S) — Creation of post-processing tools ("moulinette") for cold flows


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