10 Data Literacy Skills to Become a Data Citizen

Data literacy skills are increasingly top-of-mind for corporate learning and development initiatives. A recent webinar guest, Daryl D’Cruz, shared, “data literacy skills are the building blocks of digital transformation.” Who needs Data Literacy Skills? The definitions of “data literacy” vary. At QuantHub, we know that the level of data skills needed in some roles is greater […]

A Roadmap for Creating a Data Literacy Program

A Guide for HR, L&D and Data Leaders Source: katemangostar Introduction Over the past several years, we’ve seen companies scrambling to hire teams of data scientists, data engineers, and data analysts in the race to become “data-driven”.  Studies show that the return on these expensive hiring efforts has been lacking. For example, according to a New […]

50 Data Science Interview Questions

We think about data science interview questions A LOT. QuantHub’s data science skills assessment platform is implemented in a number of ways during the data scientist interview process and for different levels of data science hires. One thing we know is that the data science space moves quickly, as do the skills and talent required […]

Analytical Skills Interview Questions for Assessment

Interview questions that test analytical skills can be difficult to create. We know – we’ve designed an entire platform around assessing analytical skills for programmers, data analysts, data scientists and data engineers. Some candidates have the technical skills and experience but might not have the analytical and critical thinking skills to be successful in a role. So how […]

What is Data Engineering and Why Is It So Important?

What is Data Engineering? The key to understanding what data engineering lies in the “engineering” part. Engineers design and build things. “Data” engineers design and build pipelines that transform and transport data into a format wherein, by the time it reaches the Data Scientists or other end users, it is in a highly usable state. These pipelines […]

Is There a Data Scientist Shortage in 2019?

Since December 2013, data science postings have rocketed 256%—more than tripling. – Indeed Hiring Lab, January 2019. Demand for data scientists is booming and will only increase. The supply of skilled applicants, however, is growing at a slower pace. – Search Business Analytics, January 2019 Data Science has taken off like discounted Nutella in a European supermarket – Clint Chegin, Product Scientist […]

Data Science Skills – A Brief Guide

“Data is useless without the skill to analyze it” – Jeanne Harris, author of “Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning” Are you looking to hire data scientists or develop them internally? Or, you might be a new graduate wondering what skills are needed to be a top data scientist and what technical skills will be covered during […]