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With more activity in the quantitative and research landscape than ever before, the Burtch Works recruiting team always has something to say about this rapidly shifting field. Check back often for our top career advice, new flash survey results, and expert opinions on changes in the market that could affect your career or company.

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This post is contributed by the Burtch Works Data Science and Data Engineering recruiting teams.  To measure hiring demand for data scientists and data engineers, we’ve been surveying data teams twice a year to gauge their hiring plans for Q1/2 and then again for Q3/4. Last year our surveys revealed that 73% of teams were… Read more »

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This post is contributed by Burtch Works’ recruiting team. If the numerous opinion pieces and headlines in the media over the past two years are any indication, working from home has become an area of intense scrutiny, interest, and speculation. Among our network of data scientists, data engineers, market research professionals, and their employers, this… Read more »

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This post is contributed by Burtch Works’ data engineering recruiting team. Curating a resume can undoubtedly become a challenge, especially for an early career data engineer or machine learning professional. Accurately portraying your skills, breadth of experience and knowledge within a few short pages is the key to landing a position in today’s market.  There… Read more »

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2021 has been an unprecedented year for the job market, and that was especially true for the Data Science and Data Engineering community. Many clients and job-seekers have been asking us for data around the salary increases candidates are getting when they change jobs in an effort to be competitive in attracting talent. Certainly, the… Read more »

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This post is an excerpt from our upcoming 2021 research & insights salary report. Want to learn more about current salaries, market trends, and our observations on how this is impacting researchers and employers? Join us for our annual webinar on Dec 15th at 11am CT, you can register and learn more here. While many… Read more »

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This blog is contributed by Burtch Works’ digital and web analytics recruiting experts As digital platforms have been playing an increasingly important role in the customer journey, the demand for analytical professionals who can optimize performance of and derive insights from digital marketing sources continues to increase. Our team has been working on a variety… Read more »

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This blog is contributed by Burtch Works’ data engineering recruiting team With hiring on data science & data engineering teams continuing strong throughout 2021, our team has noticed several types of roles that are blending the two fields. We’ve written before about how we typically identify data scientists and data engineers, but wanted to share… Read more »