Emerging Technologies

The duties of a Data Scientist

The duties of the Data Scientist will include, but not be limited to:

  • Designing and building new processes for large and complex data sets
  • Thinking strategically about uses of data and how that interacts with data design
  • Designing and implementing statistical data quality procedures around new data sources
  • Performing data studies and data discovery around new data sources or new uses for existing data sources
  • Working closely with Database Engineers to design, build, and modify data processes
  • Working closely with other Scientists doing data discovery and design
  • Working closely with Engineering to implement any software required for accessing and handling data appropriately
  • Working with the Data Management team to implement and handoff data checking and updating procedures

from an advertisement for Data Scientists via @datapeddler