3 Competencies to Consider When Hiring a Data Scientist


An American scientist and co-founder of Sun Microsystems, Joy famously said that no matter where you work, the smartest person in your field works for someone else (Joy’s Law). This is not a criticism of any data scientist. The same applies in any field. Data scientists, however, have extraordinary opportunities to adapt and multiply their own internal talent base through the use of crowdsourcing. Doing so is critical given the time pressures of their internal initiatives.

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An American scientist and co-founder of Sun Microsystems, Joy famously said that no matter where you work, the smartest person in your field works for someone else (Joy’s Law). This is not a criticism of any data scientist. The same applies in any field. Data scientists, however, have extraordinary opportunities to adapt and multiply their own internal talent base through the use of crowdsourcing. Doing so is critical given the time pressures of their internal initiatives.

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