Job ads on LinkedIn typically show a salary range, Indeed.com and Payscale.com are also good resources. Glassdoor.com lists actual salaries as reported by employees. We regularly publish salary surveys for data scientists.
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So by going through these slides you must have realized that how much data…
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InformationWeek has an interview this week with resident Data Science Central blogger Michael Walker about the most common traps awaiting data scientists:
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Here's some important features that I think all databases should have:
Data scientists must always remember that data sets are not objective - they are selected, collected, filtered, structured and analyzed by human design. Naked and hidden biases in selecting,…Continue
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Organizations are leveraging the use of data and analytics to gain a competitive advantage over their opposition. Therefore, organizations are quickly becoming more and more data driven. With the advent of Big Data, existing Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence solutions are becoming obsolete, and a requisite for new agile platforms consisting of all the aspects of Big Data has become inevitable. From loading/integrating data to presenting analytical visualizations and reports, the new…Continue
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Private companies taking over government, to provide critical data and research reports that the government has stopped providing.
It started with the official job statistics report that was not produced this Friday. Instead, economists rely on other sources such as ADP (who processes millions of payrolls). Today companies…Continue
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A Social Network is a theoretical construction useful in the social sciences to study social relationships.
Social network analysis refers to methods used to analyze social networks, social structures made up of individuals or organizations, which are connected by one or more specific types of interdependency, such as friendship, common interest, financial exchange, or relationships of beliefs, etc.…
Facing this new domain I have make a personal…Continue
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Now that you have that job vacancy, this might be a good time to reflect and analyze what that particular position’s role is in the organization. This is a timely opportunity for the organization where managers can self-reflect and ask some important questions about the position and about its fit to the overall mission. When was the last time this position was filled? How does this position add value to my organization? What other skill sets do we need in our organization that…Continue
A few universities and other organizations have started to offer data science curriculum, training and certificates.
The following excerpts are taken from the…Continue
Received in my mailbox - interesting market research report on predictive analytics. See highlights in this rather long and detailed PDF document.…Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on October 2, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
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According to MarketsandMarkets the global Big Data market will reach $46.34 billion by 2018. I wanted to check the local DC Metropolitan job market to verify the hype related to the shortage of professionals with Big Data skills. I went on a job board and searched for the number of…Continue
I will not discourage you to put up application using linkedin job posts. However, I like to share my experience with linkedin jobs and other jobs sites utilization, that I did in the past. We all look for jobs and jobs are nothing but data, and these days, we can count these data as Big Data, as it seems every other organization is hiring, they need someone to serve. It seems linkedin jobs are always there and most of the time are recently posted by the employers.
I am trying to…Continue
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Added by Vincent Granville on September 26, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments
I found a very good link which explains about Big data , Hadoop fundamentals and Map Reduce in a very simple manner. Hope this will help everyone . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1jMR4cHBwZE
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Competitors at your heels? Customers churning? Predictions waiting to be made? No matter how big or complex your Machine Learning problem, Skytree can help.
Added by Vincent Granville on September 25, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
Text (word) analysis and tokenized text modeling always give a chill air around ears, specially when you are new to machine learning. Thanks to Python and its extended libraries for its warm support around text analytics and machine learning. Scikit-learn is a savior and excellent support in text processing when you also understand some of the concept like "Bag of word", "Clustering" and "vectorization". Vectorization is must-to-know technique for all machine leaning learners, text miner…Continue
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One of the most popular methods or frameworks used by data scientists at the Rose Data Science Professional Practice Group is Random Forests. The…Continue