Noxolo P Masinga – Data Science and Analytics Analyst

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Noxolo P Masinga – Data Science and Analytics Analyst

What degree did you study at university?

Masters in Statistics

Can you tell us why you chose this career? 

I have a passion for numbers and analytics and Data Science gives me the best of both worlds and more.

What’s a typical day like in your job?

Modifying pricing models

Pricing VAF deals

Providing insights in my team

What are the some of the highlights and challenges of your role?

Highlights:

Rotations provides good business exposure, equips you with the knowledge and skills that you require to perform your job.

The Data Science training was intense and provided me with the tools that I require to execute in my job

Challenges:

You need to be agile in your thinking when executing on model building and analysis

How do you keep up to date with all the changes in your profession?

Setting timelines for projects, seeking help from the team. Learning about new technology trends using online channels

What do you enjoy doing for fun outside of the office?

Research and music

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