Ertug Karamatli



Self-motivated and innovative Machine Learning (AI) Engineer/Researcher/Consultant with a proven track record in machine learning, software engineering and management.

I am open to international remote work opportunities to solve real-world machine learning problems and tackle all of the challenges in the requirements gathering, data collection, model development, deployment, monitoring, and automation phases. I am based in Istanbul, Turkey.


Industry Experience

Current Employment

Machine Learning Engineer
FarmLink (Canada, 100% Remote)
May 2022 – ongoing

The Turkish Internet Giant:

I worked at for 10 years. It is an online platform for classified ads (like craigslist) and shopping (like eBay). It was the most visited Turkish website and mobile app in the world. The website has a global rank of #159 on Similarweb. I left the company to complete my PhD.

AI/ML Research & Content Security Manager
Dec. 2017 – Oct. 2020
Software Architect
Jan. 2014 – Dec. 2017
Senior Software Engineer
Sep. 2010 – Jan. 2014

Prior Employment

I worked at three startups as a part-time software developer for a total of 2 years while I was an undergraduate.

Software Developer
Apr. 2010 – Sep. 2010
Software Developer
Oct. 2008 – Apr. 2010
Software Developer
Jul. 2008 – Aug. 2008


PhD in Computer Engineering
Boğaziçi University
2012 – 2022 (expected)
MS in Software Engineering
Boğaziçi University
2010 – 2012
BS in Computer Engineering
Doğuş University
2005 – 2010

Selected Publications

For a full publication list, please see my Google Scholar profile.

Selected Seminars