Category Archives: Data Science Careers

How to Become a Unicorn Data Scientist and Make More than $240,000

What makes a good data scientist? And if you are a good data scientist, how much should you expect to get paid? Owen Zhang, ranked #1 on Kaggle, the online stadium for data science competitions, lists his skills on his Kaggle … Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Data Scientist?

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The World’s #1 Data Scientist Talks about Data Science Skills and Tools

Owen Zhang is ranked #1 on Kaggle, the online stadium for data science competitions. An engineer by training, Zhang says that data science is finding “practical solutions to not very well-defined problems,” similar to engineering. He believes that good data scientists, “otherwise … Continue reading

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2 New Surveys About the Market for Data Scientists

Two new surveys tell us a lot about both the supply and demand sides of the hot market for data scientists, “the sexiest job of the 21st Century.” On the demand side—the challenges of recruiting, training, and integrating data scientists—we have … Continue reading

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Data Science at Zillow (Slideshare)

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Top 10 Hot Jobs That Didn’t Exist 5 Years Ago (Infographic)

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Being a Data Scientist in 2015 (Infographic)

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What Data Scientists Do

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2015 Trends in Data Science (Infographic)

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Recruiting Data Scientists to Mine the Data Explosion

  Wes Hunt, Chief Data Officer (CDO) at Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. on recruiting data scientists: Finding talent is my largest challenge. Someone who understands our business, who has quantitative skills, who has the technical skills to create the models, … Continue reading

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