SiliconANGLE’s video production – SiliconANGLE’s video production – theCube – goes conference-hopping throughout the year speaking with top executives and industry thought leaders on the changing landscape of data-related professions. They put together a series of 6 interview vignettes that would be of interest to anyone in the data science field: The changing job market for data scientists : Advice from top bosses.
It’s great to see a mainstream publication such as the Wall Street Journal covering an upstart tech industry like Big Data as it provides legitimacy and exposure in corporate circles. I was therefore energized to see a recent article “The Corporate Downside of Big Data” by Dr. John Jordan, professor at Penn State University. Unfortunately, the […]
As the demand for the Data Scientist job position continues to increase, we’re seeing significant variation in the ads appearing on places like LinkedIn. From the discontinuity I’ve noticed in the ads, it is reasonable to question whether the internal/external recruiters and HR departments actually know what a data scientist does. In some cases I’ve […]
The demand for data scientists is increasing at an astounding rate and traditional institutions of higher education are just beginning to address the need by offering new degree programs. But what about the next generation of data scientists and how best to train them? Not to worry, there is a new programming language called Scratch […]