When I saw the usages of Data science in the solution of real world problems, I found it very much amazing. – Subhajit Panda

Subhajit Panda
Data Scientist, Machine Learning
Bengaluru, Karnataka

Q1. Please share your educational and professional journey?

I have done my B-tech on “Applied Electronics & Instrumentation engineering” branch from Krupajal engineering college, Bhubaneswar, Odisha with 80.3%.Then I started work as .NET developer in one mid level company then I switched to Conduent (Previously XEROX). There I got opportunity to work as Data scientist. I have total 4.7 year of experience where I have been working as a .NET developer for 2 year and as a Data scientist for 2.5 year.

Q2. What did attract you towards Data Science and Machine Learning?

I was attending one seminar  where I saw the usages of Data science into medical facility, I found it very much amazing. Data science can make better Health care and better human daily life like banking sector and automobile. That amazes me and I felt to be part of this race.

Q3. What kind of new opportunities do you want in your career?

I like mostly new challenge, I try to learn new technology and want to be part that. I started as .NET developer then moved to Data science so later one I will try to  learn  new thing of data science like better version of data Science (AI). As now I am working on Automobile, Banking, Financing. I would love to try on AI or Healthcare sector, I want to test myself there.

Q4. How do you handle stress in this fast and competitive life?

I do not feel I need to compete with any one or anything, until you are competing yourself and bringing best out from yourselves then you will never loose your existence.

Q5. Which Machine Learning Model do you like most and why?

I Like random forest more because there is been situation of huge data and complexity of user problems I found it is better to use there.

Q6. Which one skill do you like most about yourself?

Hunger of learning and never give up even if after getting unsuccessful also.

Q7. What do you do in your free time? Do you update yourself in terms of education?

Yeah..There is a lot to learn, I find myself that I have so less in it I need to learn more, yes I do read new technology, watching various videos and lectures regarding those new skills and try to get dummy project and prepare that project by self. Then I do watch football at my free time.

Q8. What kind of problems have you faced maximum in your Data Science Projects and how did you remove it?

Mostly Data processing, Getting proper data, Trying to find pattern of data and as per the requirement which Data we should need.