Barakat holds a B.Sc. degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Jordan and has 21 years of experience in diverse industries.
Throughout his career Mohammed focused on Process Management and Improvement. He leveraged the concepts of Lean and Six Sigma in the workplace. Since 2013, he has been involved in the field of Data Science and Machine Learning.
In his capacity as a process improvement professional he has managed and implemented a multitude of improvement projects using Six Sigma, Lean, Theory of Constraints, and Kaizen.
As a programmer and data analyst, he started his journey in early 2000’s with programming by developing Excel-VBA macros to provide quick solutions in his work. He managed to develop robust applications in MS Access that cut down on labor cost and made processes more efficient.
He kept pace with advancement of data analysis, and he entered the Data Science field in 2013. Barakat has developed several R scripts and reproducible researches handling statistical and machine learning algorithms.
Mohammed is a Jordan Consultant Engineer (JCE), and he holds several certifications in Project Management (PMP and PMI-RMP) and Six Sigma (ASQ Six Sigma Black Belt and Green Belt). He is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer and Technology Specialist from Microsoft.