My Observations on the Data Science Job Market in Singapore

I am told that the second batch of DSI students from GA have just graduated, and that the third batch will begin next week. General Assembly is steadily churning out classes amid high demand from people who are interested to enter the industry… and for now they still remain the only provider in Singapore offering…

Data Science Immersive [Final Review]

In between juggling my capstone project and lessons, I had not updated the last four weeks of my time at DSI. But here is the final review to make up for it! The final four weeks were spent learning about Bayesian statistics, Hadoop, Spark, forecasting time series, Flask, Recommender Systems with a brief overview on…

Data Science Immersive [Week 8 Review]

  Short Week != Less Work A four-day week punctuated by Deepavali celebrations on Wednesday, but I suspect most of my classmates are not celebrating much (like me). The shorter week was characterised by lessons in NLP topics such as sentiment analysis, topic modelling and Naive Bayes, and — what else — more work on…

Data Science Immersive [Week 7 Review]

With just about five weeks left until graduation, most of the class spent a great deal of time on their capstone project during the week. Milestone 2 was on Friday and milestone 3 is just seven days away; the reality of things quickly settle in when you have so many deadlines to meet. I personally…