Is Boolean Search Dead for Recruiters?
Dr. Yihua Liao is the Chief Data Officer and Co-founder of Brilent. He oversees the research and development of Brilent’s big data and artificial intelligence (AI) based recruiting technology. Before joining Brilent, he was a data science manager at Facebook, leading a team of data scientists in multiple product areas including payments, games, commerce, and site integrity. Prior to Facebook, he developed identity and payment fraud detection systems using machine learning techniques at ID Analytics and Microsoft. He holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of California at Davis.
Most recruiters are familiar with Boolean search in the context of looking for candidates, but how have you ever wondered how this technique has been used in other industries?
Guest writer Dr. Yihua Liao of Brilent shares a brief tale of Boolean search and what he believes it signals for the fate of this method.Read more