A Curated List of Data Science Interview Questions and Answers Preparing for an interview is not easy–there is significant uncertainty regarding the data science interview questions you will be asked. No matter how much work experience or what data science certificate you have, an interviewer can throw you off with a set of questions that […]

Data mining and algorithms Data mining is the process of discovering predictive information from the analysis of large databases. For a data scientist, data mining can be a vague and daunting task – it requires a diverse set of skills and knowledge of many data mining techniques to take raw data and successfully get insights […]

Data scientist training on campus You have seen the headlines – data scientist is the “sexiest job” of the 21st century. In an economy driven by data, businesses are hunting talented data scientists that can turn overwhelming amounts of data into actionable insights. Not surprisingly, many college graduates are gearing their education towards a career in […]

English physicist and mathematician Sir Isaac Newton is credited as saying, “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” The humble metaphor describes Newton’s belief in the importance of prior generations’ work in allowing him to progress so far in his research. His reasoning behind the metaphor holds true […]

Springboard analyzed employment salary data for 1.5 million data analysts to find out which industry pays the highest data analyst salary, and who hires the most data analysts. Working as a data analyst is a popular choice for many. An entry-level data analyst will receive an annual salary between $50,000 – $75,000 while experienced analysts […]

Q: Thanks to taking the time to talk with me. Could you briefly introduce yourself and what you do? I work at One Medical Group, which is a national primary care provider. We have over 50 offices in 7 markets across the US. We are a primary care office , and we own both our […]

This is an interview with Lukas Toma, founder and CEO of Knoyd and a data science mentor with Springboard, on his education in data science, career path, and how the responsibilities of data scientists have evolved. How did you begin your data science education? For my bachelor’s degree I did math, and for me that […]

How to go above and beyond your peers and successfully find work as a freelance data scientist The market for consultants and freelancers has expanded considerably over the past decade. LinkedIn has seen a growth in the number of freelancers using their website by 43% in the last 5 years as employers prefer to hire […]