In simple terms, a data scientist’s job is to analyze data for actionable insights. Data scientists spend most of the time on data cleaning, making the data ready for the models and the cool algorithms finding the hidden patterns. Much time is also spent in writing documentation regarding your “discoveries” and delivering the final product. For instance, a data scientist spend 2 weeks analyzing a data set and now it is time to present the results to a business audience.
In this infographic, we list 8 tasks data scientists do on a daily basis.