The majority companies today have realized the value of a data-driven strategy, and are in need of talented individuals to provide insight into the constant stream of information they are collecting. According to a report from IBM, openings for data driven positions will rise to 2.7 million by 2020, and the...
Oftentimes, one of the biggest challenges you’ll face when applying to new positions is simply getting your resume in front of an HR team or hiring manager. Due to the sheer volume of responses one job posting may amass, many organizations leverage applicant tracking systems, which use robots to filter...
technical interview
Is the skillset you have now enough to get you where you want to be? For most of us, the answer is probably not a definitive "yes." Job seekers in every industry are feeling the pressure to add more technical skills and programming languages to their arsenals to land...
Well-known Duke Economics professor Dan Ariely once said about big data: “Everyone talks about it, nobody really knows how to do it, everyone thinks everyone else is doing it, so everyone claims they are doing it.” This concept applies to much of data terminology. While many toss around terms...
Over the last 3 year, Level alumni have moved on to work in a number of data driven roles, in data analytics and science, research, marketing and programming, to name a few. Since graduating Level, alum Josh Chang has been enjoying his career at HubSpot as a Senior Marketing...
Data Analyst Jobs (Level)
Diving into a new career in data analytics or data driven role can seem daunting, and your first question might simply be "how?".  As our Level students and alumni embark on their own unique pathways with data, we make it a priority to keep up with and share their...
Here at Level, we love it when we hear our graduates are using the skills they acquired in class in their day-to-day life. Jordan Sperber took his love of sports and interest in analytics and turned it into a full-time career. We sat down with Jordan to discuss his...
This interview was conducted by Erica Freedman, Content Specialist at SwitchUp. Sooraj Bopanna is an experienced computer science and microelectronics professional, holding a B.E. in Electronics and Communications Engineering as well as an M.S. in Computer Science from Central Michigan University. Despite his extensive technical background, Sooraj found room...
Here at Level, hearing about our students landing a successful job in Data Analytics is our shining moment. When we heard Level Core alum, Brian O'Connor had gotten a job at Pandera Systems, we sat down with him to cover his journey from desiring a career change, to a Business...
Lantz Wagner graduated Level's Data Analytics Core program in 2016. Level prepared him to enter into a data role in more ways than one. Here, he describes his takeaways from Level and how they've helped him in his professional work. On the Level experience: I came across Level while working in...