Help, I’m the first data scientist at my company!Posted: September 21, 2012 | Author: Hilary Mason | Filed under: blog | Tags: datagotham, datascience, panel, presentations | 2 Comments »
I moderated a panel at DataGotham with Adam Laiacano from Tumblr, Fred Benenson from Kickstarter, and Roberto Medri from Etsy about being the first data scientist at a company. We covered everything from what people’s job responsibilities are, the tools they use, successes, failures, how they are integrated into an organization, and how they have hired other data scientists to join them. The panelists were concise, articulate, and intelligent. Watch it below!