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Getting a Big Data Job For Dummies by Jason Williamson

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Chapter 4

Roles in Big Data Revealed

In This Chapter

arrow Understanding different big data roles

arrow Examining real-world examples of requirements

arrow Seeing how job requirements translate to work life

arrow Doing a skills and interest assessment for each role

They say that when someone is training to spot counterfeit currency, the would-be crime fighter examines the real thing with more intensity than the fraud. That’s where examining real-world big data case studies comes in handy. In this chapter, I examine both the theory and the practical knowledge to help you craft your interview story and land that perfect job. I give you a look at different roles in big data along with real-life job posting case studies and interest assessments that help you gauge your interest in a particular big data field.

remember.eps Big data is a tool. There are many dimensions to the roles available in big data. In this chapter, we’ll build a foundation of different roles from a business and technical perspective.

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