Startup Seattle
Startup Seattle
Dec 10, 2021
Conversation with Data Scientist Widad Machmouchi of Microsoft
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For this episode, we sought to throw some light on data science and data scientists, a trending position in modern companies. We are excited to bring you an episode with Widad Machmouchi, a Principal Data Scientist Manager at Microsoft. She may have ended up in Washington DC but Seattle lucked out in becoming her home. Widad and I talk about

  • What does a Data Scientist do?
  • Understanding Machine Learning with an example
  • A/B Testing
  • How she evaluates companies on AI/ML/data-driven claims
  • Skills such as "Math Maturity" that one should get to enter Data Science

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