Data Science Career Ladders
How to Think About Data Career Paths
- Everything You Need to Build Your Own Data Science Career Ladder
George provides details on individual contributor and management tracks for data scientists, along with descriptions of 49 skills within 12 skill categories. At the bottom of the article, George provides a link to a sample data science skill matrix.
- The Analyst Career Path
The data analysis department is generally smaller than departments like engineering and product management, which leads to more questions about how to progress through a data analysis career. Casey provides 3 career pathway options based on his experience managing data analysts: • Option 1: Graduate into Data Science • Option 2: Become an Analytics Manager • Option 3: Graduate into Product Management
Data Skill Groups
Data Analytics Career Ladders Examples
Data Science Career Ladders Examples
- Building high-performing Research and Data Science teams with clear career paths
Karen describes the process and results of building a career ladder for the research, analytics, and data science team at Intercom. The IC track covers 6 levels and 6 skill groups, and the manager track covers 2 levels with 5 skill groups.