2019 Data Science Trends


Smith Hanley Associates’ Data Science and Analytics Recruiter, Nancy Darian, sees three major data science trends solidifying in 2019 for her candidates and clients: Automation of Business Processes/Feature Engineering, the continuing increased utilization of Augmented Reality and Python, Python, Python. Feature Engineering Increased management of raw data through automated processes is transforming the role of… Read more »

Top 5 Skills Needed to be a Credit Risk Analyst


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Interested in a financial services career? Candidates to be a Credit Risk Analyst are in demand as long as they have these skills:   SAS/SQL, R and Python In today’s banking environment SAS/SQL is still the analytical industry standard. However, R & Python are quickly gaining steam and are being implemented in the cultures of… Read more »

2017 Data Scientist Trends


Rise in Data Scientists At Smith Hanley Associates our clients continue to prioritize filling Data Scientist openings. With the wealth of digital data in the marketplace we project that Data Scientist openings will continue to increase exponentially in 2018. What do employers want Data Scientists to do? Data Scientists are hired to uncover patterns in… Read more »