Who doesn’t dream of getting century’s sexiest job? (Huh)
But, not everyone knows how to get started. (what?)
Let’s not get confused, we’re on topic Data Scientist job.
If you’re unaware of it, then you might be interested in getting an overview of data science.
For now, let’s refresh the highlight of data science job.
In 2018, Glassdoor has ranked Data science #1 job in the USA. And, data science job comes with a hefty salary ($110,000 per year).
Sounds interesting? (of course)
Back to topic … So, you want to get your dream job right? (Data Scientist)
Who is a Data Scientist?
Data Scientist (n.): Person who is better at statistics than any software engineer and better at software engineering than any statistician.
— Josh Wills (@josh_wills) May 3, 2012
Moving on, here you’ll get the step-by-step process to get started in data science. This guide is for everyone who aspires to become a data scientist.
- First, be good at statistics, math and machine learning
- Learn to code
- Understand databases
- Master data munging, visualization and reporting
- Level up with Big Data
- Experience, practice and meet fellow data scientists
- Internship, Bootcamp or get a job
- Follow and engage with the community
Disclaimer: Don’t limit yourself by any means, think out-of-box. You need personal time and commitment to start your career with data science.