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This page is dedicated to a cursory review of data analytic applications and how they compare to mainstay science/engineering/statisticsl programs (MatLab, R, SAS) and programming languages (C++, Java).
Advanced data analytics and text mining methods are being adopted by marketing for interpretation of social media marketing channels. Data Specialists are sought that can implement databases, generate reports, apply statistics, develop machine learning algorithms via programming languages and canned applications (JMP, SPSS, SAS). Salaries range from below market value of $45K to upper range of $125K.
The objective is to offer test cases and make those in need of Data Specialist services aware of better decisions for data architecture, models, software and programming selections, as well as expectations and management of talented personnel. Data specialists are programmers, and are more than the widget style plug'n play employee. Access to data and data collection methods are critical for success which can create turf wars within companies that permit data and information to be politically distributed or subject to fiefdoms and feudal models of teamwork.
According to Microsoft 'Software Project Survival Guide' and philosophies at SAS and EPIC the "developer/programmer requires several uninterrupted hours of thought time, while managers change thought every couple of minutes".
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What is Big Data?
What is a Data Specialist?
Are Big Data and Data Specialists an exaggeration or a response to the market?
Common misbeliefs regarding Big Data and Data Specialist?
Is managing Data Specialists the same as managing any programmer?
What is the expected salary of a Data Specialist?
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