Senior Data Scientist, IT Salary (India)
The average pay for a Senior Data Scientist, IT is Rs 1,147,826 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Big Data Analytics, Data Mining / Data Warehouse, Statistical Analysis, Data Analysis, and R. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
|Range||Rs 0Rs 3M|
|Salary||Rs 581,748 - Rs 3,341,396|
|Bonus||Rs 49,528 - Rs 293,614|
|Profit Sharing||Rs 25,000|
|Total Pay (|
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|Rs 587,228 - Rs 3,859,112|
Job Description for Senior Data Scientist, IT
A data scientist is the modern equivalent of a data analyst, but with business acumen; it is a job which focuses heavily on mathematical and computer science skills, statistics, analytics, computer science, and other applications. The presentation of the data is the top priority, so senior data scientists must be able to effectively communicate the numbers of a project and present them in an appropriate format for business-minded employees.Read More...
Data scientists differ from traditional data analysts in that they examine data from multiple sources in order to discover previously unseen insights to provide their company with a competitive advantage or address a particular problem. In this way, they examine the psychology behind specific data and numbers in search of causal factors.
Most data scientists have four-year bachelor's degrees, and common undergraduate majors include computer science, economics, mathematics, physics, and statistics. Many senior data scientists may have advanced degrees in these fields.
Those in this position must be comfortable with using computer applications to interpret large amounts data and should be proficient in the Python computer programming language. They must be inquisitive and able to analyze data for many hours to spot trends. Effectively communicating their findings to top-tier leaders in their organization is equally important.
Senior data scientists generally work in office environments during traditional business hours, and co-workers include both fellow IT workers and other supervisors. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
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