- Current position
- PhD, Director of Software Development Europe, Rational Retention
Konstantin Mertsalov is European Director of Development at Rational Enterprise, a globally leading software development company specialising in enterprise information management.
Originally from Russia, he moved to New York in 1998 to study Computer Science and Applied Mathematics , and continued his academic career with a Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute PhD on large dynamic social networks.
He's an expert on machine learning, information diffusion in social network, semantic web search, unstructured data, big data and data analytics in general. He developed U Rank, a search engine that allows people to organise, edit and annotate search results as well as share information.
Konstantin aims to lead the Harbour.Space Data Science programme with unbridled enthusiasm about the relatively new field, and he’s determined to use his industry knowledge to share, teach and create for the future with his students.
Director of Development (Europe)
December 2009 – Present | Moscow, Russia and Albany, New York
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
September 2005 – December 2008 | Troy, NY
May 2008 – August 2008 | Redmond, WA
2002 – 2005 | Albany, NY
Biznessonline.com 1999 – 2002 | Albany, New York Area