Data mining is a relatively new field and a quickly developing area of Computer Science.
Data science is a complex discipline. It is based on business analytics and statistics, includes elements of business strategic planning, applied computer science and is operated by formal math methods.
The talent in data mining is scares since there are not so many courses on data analysis offered at the universities.
However, for those who know how to turn raw data into anything useful, there are several options to choose from. To be a successful data scientist you should be at the top of your fields to get the best jobs at the market. You can come from different areas, from machine learning to physics, but what is important is that you have a thorough grounding in the methodologies, technologies and algorithms to apply data mining techniques to a target problem.
According to the Harvard Business Review published in October 2012, data scientist is the sexiest job of the 21st Century. There is a bunch of companies and research institutions that have job openings for graduates and career entrants in the field of data mining.
NLPPeople.com is a job market portal for NLP and data mining industry that allows you to search through hundreds of active job openings in data mining technology and related areas.
Both categories of the NLPPeople.com users, i.e. students about to graduate/recent graduates and experience professionals, will find numerous job advertisements that fit their requirements. There are two options: our visitors can run a simple text-based search or browse our vacancies by categories.
One of out main targets is to give our visitors a broad overview of data mining jobs available in academia and industry. NLPPeople.com also aims at providing advice on the career change strategies, share the leading experts’ opinions on the modern data science technology and publish job market research results.
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