With every industry's requirement to build databases and to channelize bulk information, there is a big scope for a data analyst jobs in India and abroad alike.
Minimum qualification for a data analyst is a bachelor's degree in math, statistics computer science, information management, finance or economics. As almost all data analyst jobs require hands-on experience, one should initially pursue entry-level positions, like as an Statistical Assistant Job or Actuarial Technician Job or Business Analyst job. Top companies to offer data analytic jobs to fresher are Fractal Analytics, Amazon, Delliotte, LinkedIn and MuSigma among others.
Aspiring candidates should have knowledge and hands on with Hadoop / MapReduce, SAS, SQL databases and database querying languages. For data scientist jobs, Sr. Data Analyst jobs, Project Management jobs, one should further their education in statistics, information analysis or management information systems.
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