Data engineers vs. data scientists

O'Reilly Media - Data

It’s important to understand the differences between a data engineer and a data scientist. I think some of these misconceptions come from the diagrams that are used to describe data scientists and data engineers. Overly simplistic venn diagram with data scientists and data engineers.

The Spark Engine

Agile Alliance

This book describes creative exercises that foster team-building and warm up the right side of your brain – the creative side. People

How IT Engineers Can Learn DataOps

To seasoned IT engineers, DataOps may not sound very difficult. The post How IT Engineers Can Learn DataOps appeared first on Sponsored Content UnRavel data operations data performance DataOps IT engineers IT operations ITOps

Data engineering: A quick and simple definition

O'Reilly Media - Data

Get a basic overview of data engineering and then go deeper with recommended resources. As the the data space has matured, data engineering has emerged as a separate and related role that works in concert with data scientists.

Production Excellence: Practical Lessons from Site Reliability Engineering

Speaker: Liz Fong-Jones, Principal Developer Advocate,

How to Become a DevSecOps Engineer

One of the most important roles within DevOps, however, is the Security Engineer or DevSecOps Engineer. The post How to Become a DevSecOps Engineer appeared first on Blogs DevSecOps careers devops devsecops DevSecOps Engineer security

Chaos Engineering Ideas for Serverless


The Principles define chaos engineering as: The discipline of experimenting on a distributed system in order to build confidence in the system’s capability to withstand turbulent conditions in production. Sometimes chaos engineering gets a bad reputation as ‘breaking things for fun.’.

How Splice Builds Globally Distributed Engineering Teams


One of the primary reasons to build a distributed engineering organization is that a company is not limited by geographic boundaries. The engineering team at Splice is now fifty-something people. We treat Engineering as a one-hundred-percent distributed organization.”.

Life of Software Engineer

I'm Programmer

Javascript Humor 1 of 3 Just One More Just One More Come again Come again Javascript Drinking game Javascript Drinking game The post Life of Software Engineer appeared first on I'm Programmer. Programming Funny Images Programming Jokes Software Engineer Humor Software Engineer jokes

Meet the SailPoint Engineering Crew


Get an inside look at what life on the SailPoint engineering team is like, and why they love what they do! The post Meet the SailPoint Engineering Crew appeared first on SailPoint. EngineeringWhat is it like to work at SailPoint?

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

engineers don’t have to recreate or replicate. MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

Chaos Engineering: A Comprehensive Guide

Dzone - DevOps

Before we set any background for an explanation of the term " chaos engineering ," we believe that you must possess some knowledge regarding the importance of testing in the software development cycle. The Simian Army isn't quite this adorable.

Member of the Band – David Pérez Senior DevOps Engineer

Gorilla Logic

In this blog series, we’re going to introduce you to members of our band – engineers, technical recruiters, PMs, designers, and more who make up the most important asset in Gorilla Logic…our talent! David Pérez – Senior DevOps Engineer.

The Value of ‘DevOps Engineer’ as a Title

This is challenging organizations to consider the significance of DevOps Engineer as a role and the value of having […]. The post The Value of ‘DevOps Engineer’ as a Title appeared first on Blogs Leadership Suite devops engineer hiring job titles skill se

The Challenging Migration from Heroku to Google Kubernetes Engine


Only two engineers were developing the crawler, so we asked other colleagues to set up an HTTP proxy with a fixed IP address. That’s how we decided it was time for us to migrate from Heroku to Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE). Engineering infrastructure kubernetes Node.js

How Product Managers Can Learn to Love Reporting

Speaker: Eric Feinstein, Professional Services Manager, Looker

It seems like PMs and engineers have grown to hate embedded reporting. How to evaluate embedded analytic solutions as strategy to greatly reduce initial and on-going engineering effort. For a long time, Product Managers have found it challenging to design interfaces inside their products that users could use for reporting.

7 Quick Steps to Become a Great Automation Testing Engineer

Dzone - DevOps

"Test Automation engineers can save you from a world full of codes." " devops software testing automated testing software engineering manual testing testing automationOriginally published April 25, 2017. This little guy will take away most of your testing woes.

A Key to Success: Failure with Chaos Engineering


Ana Medina , Chaos Engineer at Gremlin, spoke about how performing Chaos Engineering experiments and celebrating failure helps engineers build muscle memory, spend more time building features and build more resilient complex systems. What are the principles of chaos engineering?

Data Engineering with Cloudera Altus

Cloudera Engineering

With modern businesses dealing with an ever-increasing volume of data, and an expanding set of data sources, the data engineering process that enables analysis, visualization, and reporting only becomes more important.

Chaos engineering technique


And this article will be focused on this last point, since one of the strategies discussed in this open space and that surprised us the most was “Chaos engineering” This technique is based on testing our production environment causing intentional failures in it, so we can know how our system reacts to these failures in a controlled environment. Chaos engineering steps. And if you found this article about Chaos engineering interesting, you might like….

How Top Engineering Leaders Build High-Performance Teams That Deliver Results

Agile Product Development: Engineering Practices

Engineers are taking so much care of quality and engineering, developing cutting edge software.

A Tale of Two Engines – Algolia & Unity


A search engine inside a game engine? One interesting direction is to try the same with other game engines; for example, another project would be to reproduce this integration with CryEngine , which also supports C# as a scripting language!

DevOps Is Killing the ITOps Engineer (and That’s Bad)

In practice, however, DevOps often can feel as though its real goal is to turn ITOps engineers into developers, without really requiring developers to dive head-first into ITOps work. The post DevOps Is Killing the ITOps Engineer (and That’s Bad) appeared first on

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How to Transition to Become a DevOps Engineer

You’ve either heard the buzzword or you’ve seen the extensive list of rewarding aspects that come with being a DevOps engineer. The post How to Transition to Become a DevOps Engineer appeared first on

How Product Managers Can Learn to Love Reporting

Speaker: Eric Feinstein, Professional Services Manager, Looker

It seems like PMs and engineers have grown to hate embedded reporting. How to evaluate embedded analytic solutions as strategy to greatly reduce initial and on-going engineering effort.

The Evolution of the Site Reliability Engineer

The New Stack

In this episode of The New Stack Makers podcast, we are with two DigitalOcean alumni and co-chairs of SREcon 2020 Americas conference who have led two very different journeys to become one of the most wanted roles in tech — site reliability engineers.

The software engineering rule of 3

Erik Bernhardsson

Here’s a dumb extremely accurate rule I’m postulating* for software engineering projects: you need at least 3 examples before you solve the right problem. Engineers often focus way too much on reducing duplicated code. This is what I’ve noticed: Don’t factor out shared code between two classes. Wait until you have at least three. The two first attempts to solve a problem will fail because you misunderstood the problem. The third time it will work.

Performance Engineering for SaaS Products at SailPoint


Performance Engineering means many things to different people. The Performance Engineering practice at SailPoint spans all of these concepts. Today we will talk about what Performance Engineering means to IdentityNow and to SailPoint. Engineering Led. Engineering

How Drift Gets Engineers Up to Speed by Day 3


GitPrime elevates engineering leadership with objective data. In this interview series, Engineering Leaders talk about how to build high performing teams. But what if you could get engineers up to speed and fully incorporated into their teams by the end of day 3?

Turning Metrics into Dollars: How to Turn Your Analytics Data into a Real Financial Model for your Startup

Speaker: Tristan Kromer, Lean Agile Coach, Kromatic

QA Engineer: Organizing a QA workflow


In this article I’ll share my experience as a QA Engineer organizing a QA workflow from scratch inside a project. If the company hires a QA Engineer, what are their expectations about him. As a QA Engineer you can make some points clear to your team, like: Testing is a part of QA.

Why a data scientist is not a data engineer

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Or, why science and engineering are still different disciplines. "A He would have to ask an engineer to do it for him.". A few months ago, I wrote about the differences between data engineers and data scientists. Why do some data scientists think they’re data engineers?

Software Engineers: Confidence Matters Just as Much as Ability


Software engineering is a skilled task; those who obtain the experience and credentials necessary to become engineers know this, as do their employers. Because of the skill required in software engineering, we innately want to evaluate our own abilities against everyone else’s.

Top NoSQL Database Engines


List of top NoSQL Database Engines. Choosing the right database technology is not an easy job and as an application architect you should have a very clear overview on the database engines (with their advantages and disadvantages) available out there. List of top NoSQL Database Engines.

What is Data Engineering: Explaining Data Pipeline, Data Warehouse, and Data Engineer Role


If we look at the hierarchy of needs in data science implementations, we’ll see that the next step after gathering your data for analysis is data engineering. Data engineering is a set of operations aimed at creating interfaces and mechanisms for the flow and access of information.

The evolution of data science, data engineering, and AI

O'Reilly Media - Data

In particular, we examined the evolution of key topics covered in this podcast: data science and machine learning, data engineering and architecture, AI, and the impact of each of these areas on businesses and companies. Continue reading The evolution of data science, data engineering, and A