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How To Attract And Retain The Important, But Elusive, Data Scientist
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As a relatively new role, “data guru” is a challenging job specification to draft for. Organisations are seeking highly-skilled and well-educated individuals to fulfil the position but, the truth is, the data scientist an organisation needs is not a guru, but a colleague. Most organisations forget that recruiting the right

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What Is The Real Difference Between Data Science And Software Engineering Teams?
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Although there are lots of similarities across Software Development  and Data Science , they also have three main differences: processes, tooling and behavior. Find out. In my previous  article, I  talked about model governance and holistic model management. I received great response, along with some questions about the differences between

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Snapshot: Data Scientist Salaries And Jobs In Europe
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Here is what a recent report says about job opportunities for Data Scientists across Europe including salaries and benefits, job motivations, programming languages used, tech skills and what people want most from their work. Glassdoor names “Data Scientist” as the best job in the United States for 2019 and LinkedIn

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A Data Scientist’s Relationship With Building Predictive Models
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If you’re a Data Scientist, you’ve likely spent months earnestly developing and then deploying a single predictive model. The truth is that once your model is built – that’s only half the battle won. A quarter of a Data Scientist’s working life often goes something like this: You met with

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Social Data Gets Sticky: The Ethics Of Big Data In Research
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Everyone in the data chain has to worry about the question of ethics and security. Individuals want to protect their data. Companies and researchers want to learn from it. Big data, like many other emerging areas of technology, suffer from very real ethical problems. Regulations, governing bodies, and even general

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4 Steps To Neutralize A Data Scientist'S Biggest Threat
Data Science 101Understanding Big Data

Data scientists suffer needlessly when they don’t account for the time it takes to properly complete all of the steps of exploratory data analysis There’s a scourge terrorizing data scientists and data science departments across the dataland. This plague infects even the best data scientists, causing missed deadlines, overrun budgets

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O’reilly Releases Their 2015 Data Science Salary Survey
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For the third consecutive year, O’Reilly Media conducted an anonymous survey to expose the tools that successful data scientists and engineers use, and how those tool choices might relate to their salary. Want to know what you need to know to earn the big bucks? Knowledge of certain tools can

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8 Trends In Big Data For 2015
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As a Big Data recruiter, the speed of change in the industry never ceases to amaze me. I can’t fail to get up in the morning and wonder what the next year (or day) might bring in this ever changing industry, and although I have made eight suggestions for 2015

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