Senior Software Engineer
Knut is a Senior Software Engineer who joined AIA Science in 2018. Previously, he has worked as a Senior Software Engineer developing Reservoir Modelling Software for the Oil and Gas industry.
During studies, Knut focused on topics including algorithms, graphics, artificial intelligence, programming languages, compilers, high performance computing as well as hardware development. He was involved in a project to build a Data Flow computer using an FPGA, where he designed the ALU. His thesis was on Just In Time Compilation of Haskell with PyPy. While working in the industry on software containing millions of lines of code, he developed a strong interest in creating maintainable software by applying good architecture, clean code, automated testing as well as good collaboration processes.
Knut believes Data Science and Machine Learning is and will be an important part in shaping society and wants to be a part of that. He joined AIA Science to learn from all the excellent people employed there, while contributing with his experience developing complex software.
Knut has a degree from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Computer Science.