Jay Kachhadia

Data Scientist at ViacomCBS

Jay plays with petabytes of data and engineer systems that could see the future with machine learning and help make business decisions for brands like CBS, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, MTV, Paramount Pictures, and many more. In short, I’m a Data Scientist at ViacomCBS Digital. Also, He is a Data Science Blogger for Towards Data Science with more than 120K views on his blogs. Jay holds a Master’s degree in Data Science from Syracuse University and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Surat.

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Full Stack Data Science: The Next Gen of Data Scientists Cohort

Data Science is a fast-changing industry, and there’s no longer one specialization that you can do to get into Data Science due to the changing demands of the Industry. Different companies require a different skillset, and I would like to share the know-how of getting into Data Science straight out of school in 2020. I wrote a blog on the same topic, which received more than 65000 views and more than 100 shares on Twitter​, including mentions from remarkable AI communities and Data Science companies worldwide. Many of the companies indeed need full stack Data Scientist now to build the infrastructure for practicing Data Science or to make Data Products powered by machine learning. In my current role, I work as a full-stack Data Scientist and would like to share what it takes for all the aspirants to break into this field and how full-stack Data Science is done.