Bruno Alvisio

Bruno Alvisio, M. Sc.

Senior Scientific Engineer

Contact Information

Email: bruno@bioteam.net
Tel: 650-228-4645

Intro:

Bruno has joined BioTeam in 2021. He focuses in supporting Machine Learning initiatives as well as developing software to enable more efficient research in life sciences. His main ambition is to optimize the tools and workflows that scientists use so that they can spend most of the time on their research questions.

Location:

San Bruno, CA

Personal Interests:

Bruno enjoys hiking, camping, climbing, traveling, and reading books on topics he knows nothing about. In the evenings you can find him playing soccer or volleyball. He is passionate about Astronomy and is slowly learning the constellations of the Northern Hemisphere.

Focus Areas:

  • Machine Learning
  • Distributed Systems
  • Operating Systems
  • Software Systems Security
  • Full Stack Development
  • Cloud Architecture/Infrastructure
  • DevOps

Tools:

  • Amazon Web Services
  • Apache Spark
  • Docker
  • Git
  • Kubernetes
  • Linux
  • Terraform
  • Assembly (x86, PIC), C, Rust, Java, Python

Scientific Areas:

  • Computer Science
  • Control Theory

Background

Bruno received his B. Sc. In Aerospace Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2011. He started his career as an embedded systems engineer at the MIT Space Systems Laboratory. He worked on the hardware and software systems of shoebox-sized satellites known as “cubesats”. Here is a picture of his favorite satellite, “MicroMAS”, when it was launched from the ISS in 2015: https://images.app.goo.gl/ncyennyZcDiz9r3D7.
After obtaining his M. Sc. in Aerospace Engineering, he shifted his focus towards developing cloud technologies. For the last six years he has worked in a variety of projects including cloud computing resource management, virtualization, cryptography, and cybersecurity.