When author Kate Strachnyi wanted to learn more about data science, she went straight to the source. In a series of more than twenty interviews, she asks leading data scientists questions about starting in the field and the future of the industry. Strachnyi’s interview subjects include team members from some of the world’s largest organizations, including LinkedIn, Pinterest, Bloomberg, and IBM.
A Curated List of Data Science Interview Questions (Source: Springboard.com) Preparing for an interview is not easy – naturally there is a large amount of uncertainty regarding the data science interview questions you will be asked. No matter how much work experience or technical skill you have, an interviewer can throw you off with a set […]
[Continually Updated] MastersInDataScience.org has culled together a list of 23 of the best US Universities/Colleges that offer a Masters in Data Science. Read More
VIDEO PODCAST | In Episode 1 of this podcast series by Renee Teate of “Becoming a Data Scientist”, she interviews Will Kurt, who talks about his path from English & Literature and Library & Information Science degrees to becoming the Lead Data Scientist at KISSmetrics. Read More
Machine learning is a subfield of computer science and artificial intelligence that deals with the construction and study of systems that can learn from data, rather than follow only explicitly programmed instructions (wikipedia).
If you are thinking of doing or becoming a Data Scientist or Advanced Analytics professional, you will absolutely need to master Machine Learning. These 100 Most Popular Talks on Machine Learning topics are a great resource to learn. Review List
Happy Monday to All. Here are a set of compelling articles, videos, webinars on Data Science & Big Data Analytics. Also see the Top 5 jobs in Data Science that we are working vigorously to fill at our clients. Read More
I attended this year’s Strata + Hadoop World Conference in NYC at the Javit’s Center late last week. There were “boat loads” of speakers, tutorials, and vendors pitching their latest, greatest software, solutions, and hardware to attack the “big data” opportunity.
Here are some notes from the conference and other articles, jobs openings of note from last week. Read More
Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend. Here are our TOP 5 Data Science/Analytics Job Openings & Articles/Videos for this week. Enjoy!
Hakka Labs has a very compelling video of Dr Chris Wiggin’s, Chief Data Scientist at the NYTimes and Columbia University Academic. He will talk about using machine learning and large data in both academia and in business.
He shares some ways re-framing domain questions as machine learning tasks has opened up new avenues for understanding both in academic research and in real-world applications. Read More
What’s Hot in Data Science? Well, there has been a lot of talk recently about DEEP-LEARNING, a subset of Machine Learning, which allows machines to classify what they perceive.
Adam Gibson (Data Scientist and Co-Founder, Blix.io) presents his open-source, distributed deep-learning framework, Deeplearning4j. He demos sentiment analysis and facial recognition tools. If you are using or learning Machine Learning then you should watch this video. Watch Video