Jobs and Opportunities Available in Big Data

What do you think about the term Big Data?

Today Big Data is frequently used in many different ways. To some Big data means a big table of data e.g client information, and to others it means data captured by social network e.g. Twitter or Facebook.

Big Data constantly evolve in parable to technology development. When we first spoke about Big Data many years ago, data size is just some Gigabytes but now, we are already utilizing Terabyte. Up next will be Petabyte.

Big Data needs to fulfill these conditions having, volume, variety and velocity. Some theorist mentioned five conditions conditions, volume, velocity, variety, veracity and value with some adding Variety and Visualization into the mix.

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What are the job opportunities / roles available in the area of Big Data?

What are the job opportunities / roles available in the area of Big Data?

The roles are very fluid. Just a few year ago everything was about capturing, storing and processing data. Now this is largely a solved problem, and these functions will be automated and outsourced to generalized products. The growth is in data analysis and machine learning. I expect a rise of domain specific roles, like “marketing data scientist,” “UI/UX data scientist,” “sales data scientist,” etc.

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