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CAREER SERIES

CAREER SERIES

A CAREER AS A DATA SCIENTIST IN NIGERIA

SALARY RANGE

LOW, 50k

NEW ENTRY, 100k

MID LEVEL, 250k

SENIOR LEVEL, 450k

HIGH, 1M+

AVERAGE PAY

200K

WHERE YOU CAN WORK

ANY financial/ecommerce  institution

Telecommunications

Government institutions

Research institutes

Consultancy

Scientific and technical companies

QUALIFICATION AND TRAINING NEEDED

BSC (in computer/data science, engineering, mathematics, physics or statistics)

Professional CERTIFICATION

Msc, Phd (for increased opportunities)

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Data-based decision making

Algorithms for Business

Data source assessment

Build prototype datasets

Research

Data collection and analysis

KEY SKILLS

Programming

ANALYTICAL

Problem solving

Presentation

DETAIL-ORIENTED

DECISION MAKING

Time management

Database interrogation

Teamwork

COMMUNICATION

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