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Intro to Data Science (aka “Big Data”) & Careers in the Space | Byte Academy
May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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For the third year in a row Data Scientist has been ranked the #1 career by Glassdoor, and the US Bureau of Labor Statistics expects data science needs to create 11.5 million job openings by 2026. Please join Byte Academy instructor Gregory Smith for this workshop which provides an overview of data science followed by a discussion of career opportunities in the space.
After defining data science and talking about buzzwords relevant to the space, such as machine learning and artificial intelligence, foundational topics touched upon include:
– Data manipulation
– Data at scale – working with “Big Data”
– Data analysis, data visualization
This will be followed by a discussion of careers in the field and skills that employers seek in their data science related roles. In addition to Data Science, this includes Data Engineer, Data Analyst, Data Architect and more.
PRE-REQUISITES: None, for beginners
To learn more about the fundamentals of Python, check out our Houston programs below:
– Intro Python Foundation:
– Full course listing: https://byteacademy.co/houston/#hmeet
– Python Fullstack Programs:
Questions before? Schedule a call with the Byte Academy team: https://ba10minchat.youcanbook.me/#hmeet