Do you know a new high school graduate, or a student who’s heading into their final year of high school, and still has no idea what they want to do for the rest of their lives? Data Science is continuing to be a hot career choice guaranteed to have plenty of opportunity in nearly any industry for the coming years.
Anybody looking to make a decision about their career and who has any interest in technology should check out this video by 365 Data Science. It goes over the typical profile of a Data Scientists, talks about the opportunities, most importantly, explains how to go about becoming a Data Scientist.
The technology industry is filled with career opportunities in countless fields. Somebody with a broad IT background can specialize in any of these fields and become an expert in that domain. If you’re in that situation — maybe you’re just finishing school or you’d like to move into a niche full-time job or contract position — consider Data Science as an option.
The Data Science industry is a vast area with a number of potential roles, including Data Scientist, Data Analyst, Data Architect, Data Engineer, Statistician, Database Administrator, Business Analyst, or Data and Analytics Manager. The options can be overwhelming, so DataCamp put together this infographic, defining each role, the required skills and specific languages you should know. It also provides an idea of what kind of salary you can expect.
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