Let’s say you’re interested in a career in data science, and you manage to land a job interview at a firm that wants your data-crunching expertise. What kind of questions will you face? What sort of skills and abilities should you emphasize in your answers?
(For those unaware, a data scientist is responsible for understanding and aggregating datasets, and employing statistical and machine learning techniques to create predictive analytics and models. They work with data and application engineers to integrate these models into a software platform or product; alternatively, they use the data to help identify opportunities to improve organizational efficiency and increase business value.)
Author: Nathan Eddy