Erik Fischer

Data Science & Strategy Intern

Stanford University

Where are you from?

I am from Richmond, VA, but I have lived overseas for 15 years of my life.

What do you study and where?

Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University.

Favorite Aeris project that you have worked on?

ELK Anomaly Detection System.

Favorite experience with the interns?

Taking a break from work and playing ping pong.

What have you gained from the internship?

I have gained knowledge of how a tech company operates, and I have learnt several new technical skills I didn’t have before.

What advice would you give someone considering an Aeris internship?

It is very important to ask questions and take ownership of your own work. Being self-motivated to contribute will make you a great contributor.

What is your most unforgettable memory at Aeris?

The feeling of success and relief when Aman (my partner) and I finally got our anomaly detection system working.

What is your favorite part about working at Aeris?

I really enjoyed how much I learned and the amount of experience I gained from being exposed to so much of the IoT world.

What made you choose Aeris?

I wanted the opportunity to work in a technical position at an established IoT startup that would expose me to various areas of the tech industry.