Company & Careers
Mission
Thresher generates truth even when others intentionally manipulate the narrative.
Our success is built on unique data sets, innovative machine learning, natural language processing tuned to Chinese language, and patented data science methodologies.
We are an award-winning software company and have committed ourselves to this hard problem for years.
Our products and technology were incubated at Harvard’s Institute of Quantitative Social Science. We bootstrapped by choice and have been profitable since day one. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies. References available upon request.
Values
Sharks of Truth
We prioritize honesty and integrity in our interactions and products.
Fair winds and clear communications.
We embrace our responsibilities to each other, our clients, and our communities.
Just keep swimming.
We have a bias toward action—creating solutions that add value to our clients.
Good shark vibes.
We take time to connect—having virtual coffee, playing online games, and gathering in-person during the year.
Our People

Our peerless technology, systems, and services are brought to life by our world-class team of engineers, data scientists, and subject matter experts.

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Dori Amara
Principal Engineer
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David Ampofo
Software Engineer
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Dr. Glenn Amundsen
Lead Data Scientist
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John Bair
Director of Content
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Brian Bumpas
Senior Subject Matter Expert
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Lauren Campbell
Director of Communications
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Jennifer Ding
Data Scientist
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Rebecca Fair
CEO and Co-Founder
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Kimberly Faltemier
Director of Product
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Blaine Green
Principal Engineer
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Adam Hinz
Senior Software Engineer
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Kavdi Hodgson
Software Engineer
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Dr. Gary King
Chair and Co-Founder
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Dr. Patrick Lam
Co-Founder
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Hannah Lincoln
Senior Subject Matter Expert
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Mike Liuzzo
Director of Business Operations
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Sandy Lu
Subject Matter Expert
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Jay Majumdar
Subject Matter Expert
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Caroline McBrien
Software Engineer
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Jenny Wheeler
Subject Matter Expert
We use data and machine learning to make a real difference in the world ... not just sell more stuff.
We tackle hard problems that can only be solved with creative minds and diverse thinking.
When you join us, you’ll dive right in with a collaborative team that has your back.
Thresher operates at the cutting edge, from pioneering application of emerging technologies to creating a collaborative, flexible, results-focused remote work environment.
Remote by Design

We’ve been a fully distributed team since day one, and we’ve designed our systems accordingly. We take full advantage of the flexibility our remote setup offers. We invest in communication habits that ensure our team can collaborate and connect with each other and our mission. Ask us about our remote team activities, like game o’clock, virtual coffee, and team 5Ks.

Benefits

Thresher offers medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and their families. All employees are eligible for 20 vacation days, 9 holidays, 9 sick days and paid parental leave. We offer a 401K with an employer contribution.

Diversity Promise

Thresher gives equal consideration for employment to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, disability, age, or genetic information. We welcome applications from veterans.

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