Principal Machine Learning Engineer, Stitch Fix
Susrutha Gongalla is an experienced Machine Learning Engineer with over eight years of experience in developing end-to-end machine learning models. She is currently a Principal Machine Learning Engineer in the recommender systems team at Stitch Fix, where she leads the optimization of the end-to-end model lifecycle stack. Her primary focus is on developing and improving the scoring model that generates purchase probabilities for clothing items. Prior to joining Stitch Fix, Susrutha worked as a tech lead at Intuit, where she led the development of recommender systems to improve customer engagement and reduce churn. Besides recommender systems, she also worked on projects using Natural Language Processing techniques to derive insights from unstructured data. Her passion lies in using machine learning to drive business impact and data-driven decision making. Susrutha holds a Master's degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a Bachelor's degree from Indian Institute of Technology Indore. She has several patents in applications of machine learning and is a recognized leader in the field.
07-Dec-2023Room 1A12Accelerating AI using distributed model training at Stitch Fix