Oscar Cortez

Hi I'm Oscar! A proud Pythonista, who loves building amazing user experiences.

Based in Bogota, Colombia, I am a Nicaraguan System Engineer, and data science enthusiast with over 8 years of expertise in software development, specializing in Python & Django, with strengths in learning rapidly, leadership, and collaborating effectively within teams. I have a proven track record of building high scalable and reliable applications.

Throughout my career, I've collaborated across different fields such as journalism, cyber defense, education, machine learning, and open data; showcasing my ability to adapt and thrive in diverse environments. As an active member, speaker, and volunteer in both local and international open source communities, I am committed to continuous learning and contributing to the industry.

If you want to know more about my work experience, please go and check my online resume (here's the PDF version). Minimalism, communities, music, and Python are some of my biggest interests. I post some tips on my Twitter, and share thoughts on my blog. And in any case if you want to see what I'm currently focusing on, please visit my now page.

Lastly, have something you want to share? Don't hesitate to get in touch.