About me

Basic info

Click them to see how Guō Gāng (郭刚, 郭剛) are pronounced: Guō Gāng

  1. Citizenship: Chinese

  2. Hometown: Xi’an City, Shaanxi Province (👈 See live Terra-Cotta Warriors!)

  3. Sports: 🏀 | 🎱 | 🏃 | 🚶 | 🚣️

  4. Favorite cities (China): Suzhou, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Yangzhou

  5. I am a big fan of Albert Camus

  6. My hobbies include designing and developing code-level tools/systems to tackle real-world economic problems, reading books on business, history, and Jin Yong’s novels, and indulging in delicious food.

Languages & Skills

  • Mandarin (native); English (IELTS Speaking 7.5)

  • Programming skills

    • R Language, Golang (Proficiency)

      • Python, MATLAB, Hadoop (Spark), Java, Julia, C++, SQL, JavaScript/NodeJS, Stata (familiar)

      • OS: Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS); MacOS, Windows

      • Database: Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL, MongoDB, InfluxDB, TimescaleDB

  • Other skills

    • Quantitive Research/Trading (High-frequency market-making) and Portfolio Management
    • High performance computation and deal with large-scale problems
    • Develop API/package for scientific models and methods (hybrid programming)