Get Hired as a Certified Data Scientist

Learn the details of the new Cloudera Data Science Challenge on healthcare claim anomalies from Sean Owen, the inventor of Myrrix and founder of the Oryx project, how to prepare for the challenge and the resources available to you, what types of insights drive business value from advanced Big Data analytics and the goals that have been achieved by Cloudera Certified Professional: Data Scientists.

Date: Thursday, Apr 10 2014


Data scientist is one of the most exciting and well-compensated job profiles in the world. However, an aspiring data scientist needs to demonstrate a highly sought but difficult-to-prove combination of skills: statistics, programming, data engineering, multiple technologies, domain expertise, and storytelling. As data scientist credentials begin to emerge, completing a real-life, hands-on challenge with live data and using the tools and techniques favored by experts has become the benchmark for validating true hireability.

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