This course will teach you the techniques used by real data scientists in the tech industry and prepare you for a move into this career path. It includes hands-on Python code examples which you can use for reference and for practice. It also contains an entire section on machine learning with Apache Spark, which lets you scale up these techniques to "big data" analysed on a computing cluster.
Frank Kane spent 9 years at Amazon and IMDb, developing and managing the technology that automatically delivers product and movie recommendations to millions of customers. Frank holds 17 issued patents in the fields of distributed computing, data mining, and machine learning. He also started his own successful company, Sundog Software, which focuses on virtual reality environment technology, and teaching others about big data analysis.
This course is intended for software developers or programmers who want to transition into the lucrative data science career path. It would also suit Data analysts in the finance or other non-tech industries who want to transition into the tech industry. You will learn how to analyse data using code instead of tools and it covers the machine learning and data mining techniques real employers are looking for.