Working in recruitment for data science, we’re no strangers to the mountains that you have to climb and the pitfalls you can plunge into as you try to kick-start their careers. Despite the mounting demand for data science professionals, it’s still an extremely difficult field to break into.
The most common complaints we see from candidates who have faced rejection are lack of experience, education level requirements, inadequate opportunities for newbies, and overly demanding and confusing requirements for the job. Experience and opportunities First, let’s tackle what seems to be the hardest obstacle to overcome: insufficient professional experience.
Author: Matthew Reaney