Data Scientists in Software Teams: State of the Art and Challenges

@article{Kim2018DataSI,
  title={Data Scientists in Software Teams: State of the Art and Challenges},
  author={Miryung Kim and Thomas Zimmermann and Robert DeLine and Andrew Begel},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering},
  year={2018},
  volume={44},
  pages={1024-1038}
}
The demand for analyzing large scale telemetry, machine, and quality data is rapidly increasing in software industry. Data scientists are becoming popular within software teams, e.g., Facebook, LinkedIn and Microsoft are creating a new career path for data scientists. In this paper, we present a large-scale survey with 793 professional data scientists at Microsoft to understand their educational background, problem topics that they work on, tool usages, and activities. We cluster these data… CONTINUE READING

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