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The Secret to a Perfect Data Science Interview


How to interview a Data Scientist, in 5 steps. The secret method to answering every question perfectly is revealed.



By Andrii, Happy Data Scientist.

Cartoon Happy Data Scientist Interview 1

HR person: Wow ! You answered every question perfectly. How did you do that?


Cartoon Happy Data Scientist Interview 2

Data Scientist: Well, I met with every candidate you interviewed in last 5 years and collected the questions & correlated it to interview parameters.


Cartoon Happy Data Scientist Interview 3

Data Scientist: Then I built a system that predicts the exact question you're going to ask with 85% precision.


Cartoon Happy Data Scientist Interview 5

HR person: Wow ! That is impressive engineering. But I can't hire you on ethical grounds.

Data Scientist: Don't worry. I was just field testing my prediction system.





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