Session: How to become a Data Scientist Manager in Tech?
Have you felt you know your tech stuff very well and is looking for sth more challenging? Do you feel it is next to impossible to up-level your career path and become a data science manager in tech? Have you wondered how to make a career growth plan and how to execute to make it happen? I was there with you, and I would like to share my own story of becoming a data science manager in a large tech company and hope you feel empowered that you can do sth similar in align with your career aspiration too.
- 1. Be honest to yourself what matters most to you
- 2. Set clear goal, come up with an actionable plan and stick to it!
- 3. Be patient and persistent, it will happen!
- 4. Focus on your journey, instead of the results. The res
Catherine is an expert in Data Science/Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence in the technology industry. She spent the past decade leading the data science innovation and its business application at Twitter, Microsoft, the largest U.S. healthcare and insurance company UnitedHealth Group, and automobile platform leader Edmunds.
Catherine is passionate about empowering everyone with technology and data intelligence. Her expertise includes predictive modeling, experiment design, and digital marketing. In her current role at Twitter, she is responsible for overseeing Health Data Science Foundation initiative, empowering both external and internal customers with the best health user experience through the power of data science. She is the winner of the highest platinum award in the field and she has been an invited speaker to multiple conferences.
Catherine loves building a healthy, productive, and energized culture. She actively gives back to the data science community by mentoring data scientists and data engineers across different companies. She also served as reviewer for Microsoft's internal machine learning conferences.