Z.J. Poh ’13
Manager, Machine Learning
San Francisco, CA

Z.J. Poh has a Ph.D. in theoretical high energy physics from The Ohio State University. He interned at Capital One as a data scientist working on a recommendation system and was a principal data scientist at Capital One building identity fraud models. He is currently a machine learning manager at PayPal leading a team of machine learning scientists working on modeling in the customer service domain. Z.J. is open to:

  • Speaking with a student virtually or on the phone
  • Conducting a virtual webinar
  • Mentoring a student
  • Assisting OWU Alumni (recent Alumni, or Alumni in transition)

While he was at OWU he majored in Physics and Mathematics and was involved in Chinese Cultural Club as well as Badminton Club.