Role of a Data Scientist

A data scientist is someone who:

  • Better at statistics than any other software engineer.
  • A  Data Scientist is unlike an Analyst creates data.
  • Scientist who has access to more measurements (data) than ever before
  • Converting raw data into pictorial or statistical reports.
  • Then sending reports to the higher level for analysis/predictive and calculative analysis.
  • A mix of multiple positions: Data intake, Visualization, Model Creation, Analysis, Data Operations etc
  • Develop methodologies and execute on them to expand knowledge.

Skill Sets:

  • Good at analyzing and ability to communicate findings to both business and IT leaders in an influence way.
  • Strong business acumen
  • Inquisitive in nature

 

 

Desired Candidate

  • Technically Sound – R, SAS, python, java, hive/pig/SQL.
  • Data scientists have to be well versed in regression.
  • Hands clear on probability, time series, and linear algebra.
  • Computer science and applications, modeling, statistics, analytics.
  • Search engines
  • Social networks
  • IT/Software
  • Financial institutions
  • The health care
  • Engineering companies Oil industry
  • Retail
  • Telecom/Mobile analytics
  • Marketing agencies
  • Data science vendors
  • Environment, utilities government and defense
  • Manufacturing

 

Salary Range:

Minimum INR 5 LAC

 

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