DATA SCIENCE & AI
Solutions You Can’t Get Anywhere Else.
THE POWER OF COMBINED EXPERTISE
Optimize, predict, solve, visualize. You have big problems to solve and we can help. The breadth of talent and expertise in Topcoder’s data science community will help you solve incredibly complex problems and do more with your data-based solutions. No other digital community has the combined capabilities and talent of our crowd.
From speeding DNA sequencing to predicting transportation risk indicators to optimizing solar energy capture on the International Space Station, Topcoder powers enterprise-grade analytics and data solutions across almost every vertical.
This is data science BY data scientists, FOR data scientists in a managed enterprise program, focused on your challenges.GET GOING
CROWD-POWERED ANALYTICS FOR YOUR ENTERPRISE
data engineering RE-FORMAT AND WRANGLE + DATA CONNECTORS
Scrub and transform multi-system data into new systems, HDFS, etc. Turn nearly anything A into anything B. Develop helper tools and utilities.Get Started
DASHBOARDS/VISUALIZATIONS DVIZ DASHBOARD
Create new dashboards or improve old ones. Supports Tableau, Spotfire, PowerBI, Qlik. High-gloss design & build for important users.Get Started
COMPUTER VISIONING IMAGE PROCESSING & MACHINE LEARNING
Locate and classify patterns, object or building dimensions and actor behavior in still and video images. Contestants apply image processing, OCR and ML techniques to boost performance as needed.Get Started
predictive & data analytics Clustering, Recommendation systems & more based on historical data
Predict behavior, events, conditions or values from time series data. Includes signals or log data, etc.GET STARTED
combinatorial optimization Use resources optimally towards a goal
Develop models for better packing, better placement, better routes, etc.GET STARTED
algorithm speedup Boost speed and accuracy/precision
Improve accuracy, precision, speed, or all of the above. Frequently used in precision medicine, genetics, etc.GET STARTED
chatbots Text & Voice interactive chatbots
Fixed-price and custom solutions to build chatbots on Watson, Amazon (Lex, Alexa) or Google (Dialogflow).GET STARTED
proof of concepts Build fast solutions to explore ideas
Build quick frameworks in Python, Java, R, on Heroku or similar platforms to prove out new concepts or approaches. Or build out tools for exploring and labelling data.GET STARTED
ideation What can I do with my data?
Used to explore potential insights from data lakes. Use sample data to see if you have enough “signal” and solicit recommendations from experts on how they would approach your data challenge.GET STARTED
Something different? Not seeing what you need here?
These examples are our most frequently used data analytics skills. Need something not shown here?LET US KNOW
Access high-quality labeled data, some of which you can’t find anywhere else. These datasets are intended to help you shape and strengthen algorithmic models and sharpen your data science abilities along the way. Start by exploring our favorite datasets below.
Satellite Imagery SpaceNet
Since 2017, Topcoder has partnered with SpaceNet to develop computer vision solutions for geospatial imagery.View dataset details
Internet of Things Yellowstone – RiverNET
The RiverNET project hopes to improve forecasting through data collected by citizen scientists and IoT devices.View Dataset Details
Historical, Geo-Political Data Atrocity Prevention
We believe that with a better, data-based understanding of why atrocities occur, lives can be saved.VIEW DATASET DETAILS
4-Dimensional Modeling ISS Longeron
Tools and datasets NASA uses to help optimize operations on The International Space Station.VIEW DATASET DETAILS
CAN CROWDSOURCING BUILD AI THAT IMPROVES LUNG TUMOR TREATMENT?
Hint… of course it can!
Learn how Topcoder partnered with Harvard Catalyst and LISH to make groundbreaking advancements in the detection and treatment of lung tumors.View Case Study
“When competition is involved, I’m really pushed to generating new ideas, generating new concepts, and this pushes me to be more innovative.”
marek.cygan, Winning Topcoder Member
SPEEDING DNA SEQUENCING
Harvard and their partners at the Broad Institute challenged Topcoder to optimize algorithmic advancements in precision medicine. The winning solution had a runtime 14x faster than the original.
Access a community of over 450,000 algorithmists, engineers, and competitive programmers unrivaled in the industry
Supplement your team, ramp up and down quickly, and handle use cases that aren’t your expertise
Thorough testing is used to define a relative baseline and set expectations. Milestone-based incentives drive competition.
deliver results 3x faster
Expect faster, more accurate and more precise solutions in Machine/Deep Learning, combinatorial optimization, computer vision, and more
see multiple solutions
On average, Data Science Marathon challenges deliver over 500 solutions from over 50 data scientists. You pay only for the winning solution, not hours.
Competition fuels outcomes
Objectively scored leaderboard driven challenges push Topcoder data scientists to new and greater levels of innovation for our enterprise clients
Yes, We protect your data
Topcoder is the only company to scale the gig economy securely. We do so through best-in-class tools and features and by taking security seriously at every step of engagement, from a customer’s first interaction with the platform to ultimately delivering solutions.
statistical twins of your data
We create statistical clones of your data using home-grown toolsets for static data creation and differential privacy techniques for aggregate/ API data
run in your house or ours
We can provide customers with the toolsets necessary to process the data. Onsite Wipro resources can also perform this task.
Topcoder has a defined security methodology to protect both your data and problem domain, as needed