Hi, I want to switch from my current profile to a Data Scientist profile. I have also completed EDP in Data Science from XLRI. Basically from Biotechnology background and have 8.5 yeo in my current domain. Is it really possible to switch my career path at my level. Also Kindly suggest what could be the starting package for DS position as per my current profile?

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Hey, yes it's totally possible to switch careers /domain and get into data science. Data science is purely skill based role. You have the skills that's enough to land a role. Regarding salary you can expect anywhere around 9 lpa lowest to industry standards highest (which I don't know). First part i can help you (DM me). Second part, wait for other fishes to shed some light on salaries.


Thank you so much. Really helpful.

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