BigDataFr recommends: Data Scientists and the Practice of Data Science
What is a Data Scientist?
Data Scientist Skills
Figure 1. The three skills of data scientists
As more data professionals are now calling themselves data scientists, it’s important to clarify exactly what a data scientist is. One way to understand data scientists is to understand what kind of skills they bring to bear on analytics projects. It’s generally agreed that a successful data scientist is one who possesses skills across three areas: subject matter expertise in a particular field, programming/technology and statistics/math […]