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Data Scientist: The Definitive Guide to Becoming a Data Scientist by Zacharias Voulgaris PhD

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Final Words

In this book, we have seen what the field of data science entails and how the profession of the data scientist came to be. We described what big data is and how it differs from traditional data through its main characteristics: volume, variety, velocity and veracity. We also looked into the different types of data scientists and the skill-sets of each one. We dug into what the role of the data scientist requires in terms of the relevant mindset, technical skills, experience and how he connects to other people. We also zoomed in on the daily life of a data scientist, examining the problems he may encounter and how he ...

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