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What should a good data scientist be able to do, assuming no PHD and 2YOE?

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VLOOKUPS, PIVOT TABLES, INDEXMATCH

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Answer “why” questions about model decisions, rather than throwing things into regressions etc. Understanding the assumptions about the distributions and error rate etc. Basically be good at stats but with an understanding of applications and how to clean up data with programmatic tools like python. - machine learning engineer

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R and Python. Understand limitations of popular modeling approaches. Limitations of applicability of particular libraries. Assuming you know SQL to get and aggregate data from various sources.

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