Tag: Data Engineer

Learner Spotlight: David Rushton

Meet David Rushton, a former Physical Education teacher who transitioned his career into data. After doing some research he found coding and decided to learn his new skills with Dataquest. Here’s his story… Q: First, what are your preferred pronouns? A: He/him Q: All right, David! What’s your current job title? At which company? A: […]

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Learner Spotlight: Data Engineer Student Veena Sanjeeve

Meet Veena Sanjeeve, a graduate of Dataquest’s data engineering career path. Two months ago, Veena started her new job as a Data Engineer at a private IT firm. Here she works with distributed systems on AWS. Here’s her story . . . Q. Hey Veena, tell us a bit about your background … I’m rooted […]

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Data Engineer, Data Analyst, Data Scientist — What’s the Difference?

In the fast-growing field of data, the “big three” job roles are data engineer, data analyst, and data scientist. Figure out which is the best fit for you.

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From Priest to Data Engineer in Six Months: How Dataquest Helped Eddie

Eddie Kirkland was a priest and musician with no coding experience. Six months later, he’s now a full-time data engineer. Here’s how he did it.

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How Dataquest Made the Difference for Stacey’s Data Job

Stacey had tried learning data science on other platforms, but it didn’t stick — she wasn’t making progress. Here’s how Dataquest made the difference.

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Why You Should Learn Data Engineering

Why should you learn data engineering? Here are four big reasons. Spoiler alert: one of them is that it pays really, really well.

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Starting Your Career in Data Science: What Are Your Options?

The first step in your data science job search: identifying what your options are, and what positions are the best fit for your skill set.

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What is a Data Engineer?

Data engineers build pipelines that prepare and transform data for data scientists. We explore what a data engineer does, and why the role is necessary.

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