In this moment, excerpted from the Data at Scale digital event, which took place on May 11, Sri Raghavan, Principal, Data Science and Analytics, Amazon Marketplace, discusses three types of people data scientists ought to be familiar with.
00:15 — It is important for data scientists to understand who are the business stakeholders because they’re the people who can provide data scientists with an articulate idea of what needs to happen as it relates to analytics, modeling, and data model management.
00:35 — Secondly, Raghavan explains that it’s important that data scientists are familiar with someone in technology because technology professionals understand technical debt, and which technologies are actively — or not — in play.
01:16 — CFOs are equally as important in the equation since they have an understanding of business constraints, budgets, and boundary conditions that a data scientist can operate in.
01:42 — These are the top three people that Raghavan has worked with as a data scientist.
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