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Business Analytics Career Opportunities
The business world is just getting started with big data and business analytics. According to “The Quant Crunch,” a study performed by Burning Glass Technologies, Business-Higher Education Forum (BHEF), and IBM, by 2020 the number of Data Science and Analytics job listings is projected to grow by nearly 364,000 listings to approximately 2,720,000 (18%). Career opportunities continue to grow exponentially and there is no end in sight.
However, the professionals that will be filling these positions must have the right education and experience to be up to par, because according to the same study, 39% of Data Scientists and Advanced Analyst positions require a Master’s or Ph.D. This means that demand – as well as salaries – will skyrocket. There is no better time to prepare for a bright future in the fast-paced and exciting world of data and analytics
Where do our alumni work?
“This program has marked a turning point in my professional career. Through unique courses, I’ve learned how to turn data into insights and uncertainty into opportunity.” – Rebecca Rosser Tomas, Data Strategist Analyst at BTS
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Talent and Career highlights
In a business setting defined by transformation, the Master in Big Data and Business Analytics fosters a high-impact, advanced skill set transferable to any industry. Gaining an impressive command of data science, business strategy and big data tech, our graduates become key players in organizational success.Download report
TOP EMPLOYERS OF THIS BUSINESS ANALYTICS & BIG DATA PROGRAM’S ALUMNI
Business Analytics Careers that go beyond theories and concepts
Bulletproof job outlook
"Data scientist is the hottest job of the 21st century." - Harvard Business Review
75% of IoT providers are prioritizing big data and analytics expertise in their hiring decisions, stating that having these skills is critical for any candidate to be considered an IoT expert.
Canonical (Study in Forbes)
Data Architect and Data Engineer are two of the five most promising tech jobs in 2017.
Not limited to one industry
There is a need for talent in data analytics
40% of companies are struggling to find and retain data analytics talent. (MIT Sloan)
I keep saying that the sexiest job in the next 10 years will be statisticians. I’m not kidding.
Chief Economist, Google
Master Degree in Business Analytics and Big Data Sample Positions
Business Analytics and Big Data Master's Degree Alumni Stories
This master offers a vision: Data is about understanding. Big Data is a wide and long road and the master has taught me how to apply different techniques to different problems. The program covers the most important areas in this field and gives you the opportunity to develop both business and technical aspects.
Alejandro Villar, Spanish
Advanced Analytics & Artificial Intelligence Expert & Customer Advisor
As someone new to the data domain, I was glad to see that the first few months of the MBD program provided enough breadth for me to grasp the landscape while the rest of the program allowed me to dive deeper into the parts I found most interesting. Overall, I came out with an understanding of all the moving parts behind Big Data and how they could be brought together to bring value to businesses
Anup Raj Satyal, Nepal
Co-Founder at Xabit Analytics
IE TALENT & CAREERS
IE Talent & Careers is the best partner for the professional development of all our current and former students at IE.
The services we offer are available to all of them throughout their journey. On one hand we seek to help students to take full advantage of their professional opportunities, providing them with impactful advising, learning resources and development tools that allow them to manage and achieve their professional goals. On the other, we provide recruitment solutions for companies and institutions with access to the profiles of over 60,000 IE professionals worldwide.
Some of the services we offer can be both online and offline and they are:
● One-on-one career advising
● Sector-specific drop-in sessions
● Guides, toolkits and resources available on our IE Career Portal
● Face-to-face career workshops
● Online career webinars
● Annual distribution of CV books to executive search firms
● Networking events worldwide
● Worldwide panels with executive consultants
● Lifelong access to our job bank
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