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Recipe for a Data Scientist; which skills do you need?

Makes: 1 Perfect Data Scientist

Collect these ingredients and follow our recipe to whip yourself into the perfect Data Scientist Candidate.

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The ingredients for a Data Scientist



  1. Start with a Knowledge of Programming Systems and mix in 5 heaped teaspoons of Previous Work Experience.
  2. Stir in 15 ounces of Communication Skills, an Analytical Mind-set and 9 cups of Passion.
  3. Whisk until blended and then slowly fold in 3 teaspoons of Post-graduate Studies.
  4. Crack the Knowledge of SAS (Statistical Analysis Software) into a separate bowl and beat, adding a pinch of Dedication for flavour before pouring into mixture.
  5. Add the Ability to Work with Unstructured Data, mix thoroughly and bake.
  6. Once cooled, finish with a dusting of Confidence.


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