Key competencies for big data analytics professions: a multimethod study

  title={Key competencies for big data analytics professions: a multimethod study},
  author={Ajax Persaud},
  journal={Inf. Technol. People},
  • A. Persaud
  • Published 28 February 2020
  • Business
  • Inf. Technol. People
Purpose: This study aims to identify the precise competencies employers are seeking for big data analytics professions and whether higher education big data programs enable students to acquire the competencies. Design/methodology approach: The study utilizes a multi-method approach involving three data sources: online job postings, executive interviews, and big data programs at universities and colleges. Text mining analysis guided by a holistic competency theoretical framework were used to… 

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