4 Emerging Trends in the 2018 Data Science Market

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This post is contributed by Naomi Keller, Burtch Works’ data science recruiting specialist. With the data science field continuing to feel the effects of Big Data hype-tsunami, data scientists and machine learning engineers are some of the fastest-growing positions on LinkedIn. As a result of this growth, we’ve noticed some changes in what employers are… Read more »

Your Analytics & Data Science New Year’s Resolutions

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This post is contributed by Tim Ressmeyer | Founding Partner of Ressmeyer Partners and Executive Leadership Coach | 20 years’ experience as an executive in analytics and marketing research roles Want to learn more about how you can put these career resolutions into practice? Join Tim for his webinar on February 8th, where he’ll be sharing more… Read more »

2018 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market

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Linda Burtch, Managing Director at Burtch Works | 30+ years’ experience in quantitative recruiting   Several years into the “Big Data” hype, analytics and data science professionals across the country are facing a changed landscape and wondering “what’s next?” Our annual predictions have always been a popular topic, so this year I dug deep into… Read more »

Data Scientists: How to Succeed in America’s Top Job

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This post is contributed by Tim Ressmeyer | Founding Partner of Ressmeyer Partners and Executive Leadership Coach | 20 years’ experience as an executive in analytics and marketing research roles Data-driven jobs continue to dominate the rankings, resulting in an exciting career landscape for quantitative professionals. In fact, for the second year in a row, data scientist… Read more »

How Analytics Pros & Data Scientists Can Provide Strategic Insights

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This post is contributed by Katie Ferguson and Flora Jiang, Burtch Works’ early career recruiting experts. As an analytics professional or data scientist, you’re likely already adept at quantitative analysis and deriving insights from data. But, over the past few years, we’ve noticed more employers are really looking to hire professionals who can “bridge the gap” between technical… Read more »

Options for Financial Services Pros Looking to Shift into Data Science

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This post is contributed by Burtch Works’ analytics recruiting team. No doubt about it – data science jobs are hot these days! As a recruiter that focuses on analytics roles within financial services, I’ve noticed an uptick in the number of quant analytics or strategic trading professionals looking to transition into data scientist roles. However,… Read more »

How to Manage Title Confusion in Data Science and Analytics

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This post is contributed by Sandy Marmitt, Burtch Works’ analytics recruiting specialist. As anyone who has tried to discern the “true definition” of a data scientist knows, titles can mean different things to different people. A data scientist in one organization might be a predictive analytics professional in another, and a Director position in one company… Read more »

Predictions for the Future of Data Science Careers

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This post is an adapted excerpt from our newly-released report, The Burtch Works Study: Salaries of Data Scientists 2017, which examines updated compensation and demographic data for data scientists. Download the full study to see how data science salaries vary by experience level, region, industry, and residency status, plus our insights on how these trends will shape… Read more »