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Kutta Srinivasan

Technical Lead for AI Infrastructure
Kutta is a Technical Lead for AI Infrastructure at Facebook, supporting Machine Learning efforts across the company with a focus on the end-to-end platform for ML Training. The team's mission is to enable product groups to scale ML / Deep Learning systems to solve problems in ranking, personalization, site integrity, machine translation, speech, natural language processing, computer vision, RL, and VR/AR.

After graduating from Caltech in 2003, Kutta joined Microsoft to work on computer graphics & console games and shipped a number of Xbox games including Halo 3, Gears of War, Mass Effect, and Fable 2. In 2009 he left to join Valve, a small game company known for Half-Life, Counter-Strike, Portal, Dota, and the digital distribution platform Steam. While there he was the engineering lead for Portal 2, project lead for Steam Mobile, and finally the project lead for an unannounced VR game. After taking some time off to travel, he joined Facebook in 2017 to focus on large-scale distributed systems for AI.