How are you approaching Big Data: Getting the most out of your data sets – Marc Rind

In this episode, Andy Davis talks to Marc Rind, B.P of product development and chief data scientist at ADP analytics and big data. They discuss how companies are approaching big data and the various methods for viewing and analysing data sets. They also touch on the changing requirements of working in data and technology as a product.

Show Notes:

1.40 Discussing the reach of big data and what is it?

3.40 A.D.P’S company profile.

4.45 How disciplined does one have to be when approaching data in a big data context.

10.20 Using creative thought processes when looking at data.

12.50 Marc’s routes into data science.

15.00 what part of a job in data science does Marc enjoy the most.

18.00 How much has the typical data person changed and recruitment practices changed over the past 14 years?

21.20 Technology as a product, the necessity to have a commercial instinct in tech and how to find candidates with these two traits.

24.00 Business and its link with technology.

25.20 What advice would you pass back to your younger self or people starting in data science.