There is a growing demand for professionals trained to collect data and to use analytical tools to drive business decisions. At the same time, there is a short supply of data scientists in the global job market. While this gap between demand and supply poses challenges for recruiters, it offers opportunities for professionals having the right skills and training.
Master in Big Data Management graduates have a strong skill set for a career in analytics, including the ability to analyze large datasets and develop modeling solutions for supporting complex decisions. Students also gain a sound understanding of the fundamental principles of marketing, finance, customer relationship management and communication skills, allowing them to present results to a non-technical business audience.
Some of the industries where Master in Big Data Management graduates are employed:
- Computer Software
- IT and Services
Some of the positions held by graduates:
- Analytics Solution Architect
- Big Data Architect
- Business Analytics Manager
- Chief Data Officer
- Data Analyst
- Data Management Consultant
The Career Service team supports student in defining their career path and in arranging meetings with public and private companies to explore job opportunities and do the Field Project. Throughout the program, the Career Service team offers:
- Individual Counselling: guidance for CV and cover letter preparation, interview techniques and contract negotiation.
- Ecareer Book: student CVs are available online to companies and institutions for recruitment.
- Business Presentations: conferences and meetings with executives to better understand the business world and the fields where they work.
The Field Project is the last mandatory part of the program which represents a great opportunity for students to apply the knowledge and competences acquired during the Master’s program. Each type of filed project helps students to accelerate their career advancement. Students will combine theory and practice, build professional connections, gain relevant work experience, strengthen their creative and analytical skills and increase their future employability.
The Field Project can be one of the following:
- Internship: From educational training to the job reality! Students participate in an internship that will follow the educational program. Each Master’s program offers various internship options with different requirements to work in companies and organizations.
- Entrepreneurial Project: Students develop their own business idea: from idea creation to the business plan and go-to-market.
- Research Project: Students develop a research-based project on a subject identified together with the Faculty.